The airport is located 4.5km South East of Nyaung-U town. Condition of the runway is good. The airport is used from Oct-March: Myanmar National Airlines, Air KBZ, General Airways, MAN Yadanarpon , Golden Myanmar Airlines, FMI Air, Yangon Airways, Asian Wings Airways (charter company). There are no international airlines. There are regular flights, every day of the week 6-7 flights per day in low season and about 30 flights per day in high season to Mandalay, Yangon, Heho. There is no helipad. The airport is shared with the military, Middle command. Normally no cargo is handled at this airport, it’s mainly used for tourism. The largest plane that can be handled are medium-sized 100-seat planes such as EMB-190 / B-717.
Province / District
109.3m / 458.7ft
IATA & ICAO codes
NYU / VYBG
Town or City (closest)
NGO / UN (on ground)
Yes, WFP Pakokku
Passenger / Cargo Security Screening (Yes / No)
2591 (m) x
Ground Handling (Yes / No)
Yes, luggage trolleys
Runway Lighting (Yes / No)
Yes, but not operational June 2016
18 / 36
Fire Fighting Equipment (Yes / No)
Yes, CAT 4
Air Traffic Control (Yes / No)
Windsock (Yes / No)
Weather Information (Yes / No)
Aircraft Parking space (Yes / No)
Navigation Aids (Yes / No)
Perimeter fencing (Yes / No)
*) In case of emergency Jet-A1 fuel can be provided by the military, who have a base nearby and who can bring a bowser truck.
Contact: Dept. of Civil Aviation, Bagan-Nyaung-U airport, Mandalay region, Myanmar
Mr. U. Htin Linn (Airport manager) Phone: +95-9-401559049.
Mr. U. Tin Moe (Senior airport clerk) Phone: +95-9-259414181.
Bagan-Nyaung-U airport overview
Bagan-Nyaung-U airport terminal