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Getting From Yangon To Bagan By Night Train: An Unforgettable Experience!

Getting from Yangon to Bagan by night train? Some people said, “Poor you!” Others said, “I cannot imagine how bad your journey was”. I agree that a train journey from Yangon to Bagan is usually described to be unpleasant or terrible. However, we can totally consider the journey in a very different view. To me, getting from Yangon to Bagan by night train is an unforgettable experience, both positive and negative meanings.Buying our ticketsIt’s little odd that you cannot buy the tickets to the train from Yangon to Bagan at the Yangon Central Railway Station where the train actually leaves. Instead, you will have to find them at local travel agents which are omnipresent in the Yangon downtown.
We bought the sleeper/upper-class train tickets, which are US $40 USD each. There was another option of ordinary class tickets for US $30 per ticket, which involves a wooden bench for 19 straight hours. Later to see back, we felt our decision of choosing upper-class tickets was really amazing.Waiti…