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Yangon Central Railway Station

Mingala Taungnyun, Yangon (Rangoon) 11222, Myanmar
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  • Excellent19%
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  • Average41%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“circle line” (32 reviews)
“upper class” (13 reviews)
“buy tickets” (9 reviews)
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Mingala Taungnyun, Yangon (Rangoon) 11222, Myanmar
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"circle line"
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"upper class"
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"buy tickets"
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"colonial architecture"
in 15 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 8 reviews
"hour train ride"
in 6 reviews
"local life"
in 19 reviews
"the loop"
in 8 reviews
"ticket office"
in 7 reviews
"three hours"
in 11 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 18 reviews
"rangoon"
in 6 reviews
"platform"
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"journey"
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"locals"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think the railway station expresses really well what's the Yangon's real essence. So many friendly and smiling faces while there's such a mess everywhere! The contrasts lay in many corners as you find some expensive western restaurants really close to the station.. However, that's...More

Thank Kaia M
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Yangon circular train can be get local experiences to travel together with them and can get spiritual of old times but should renovate and preserve .

Thank Robert J
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Take a train from here to Insein. Short ride and frequent. Good to experience local lifestyle. From Insein, it's a short taxi ride to airport

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

in our tour planned by ACL Travels,Circular railway train is one of the best options.It looks like a colonial cultural building. When we got there,our experienced guide accompany us to buy tickets for town circular train.There we can learn various standardized people.the way of life...More

Thank mikewil795
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The Central Railway station has 7 platforms. I took the circular train twice from seventh platform. 200 kyats for the trip which spans three hours.

3  Thank KGanesh1955
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

beauty place just sit and relax great place to forget time see all the on gong and coming travelers kids too lots of them

Thank laspeziano
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

We had an amazing experience, like going back in time. You can buy your tickets only the same day you travel and only 30m before the train leaves the station. There is another ticket office on the way to the center where you can buy...More

1  Thank Sardegnabella
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

This is a lovely old building with lots of character. The man in the ticket office was helpful and let us know what platform we needed to be on. Some men at the entrance were helpful also and told us where the ticket office was....More

2  Thank Shelley W
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Very helpful foreign tourist office advisors - give you tea aswell! Booking trains is very easy - don't bother with an agent or using your hotel. Overnight to Bagan (US$15 'ish) - simply great fun in a sleeper for 4. Noisy, bumpy but great! Take...More

Thank Jon B
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

A large station, built in the grand scale of British colonial buildings, Yangon Central station is very centrally located. As the origin and terminus for practically all the main trains in Burma you're likely to have to use it sometime if travelling by rail. Advance...More

Thank Kray16
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Lim C
26 February 2018|
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Response from jeff1955malaysia | Reviewed this property |
it is around 9am. but i am not sure how many trips a day.
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Joanne T
8 June 2016|
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Response from AllBlacks30 | Reviewed this property |
Hello We headed out not in any stop, we decided to enjoy all the circular walk.
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