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Mandalay International Airport Code MDL

Airport Codes

ZIP CODE 05011

Airport coordinates

LAT / LON 21°42'7"N / 95°58'40"E


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Station ID: VYMD
Observation Time: 12/04/2021 6:44 pm

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About Mandalay International Airport Code

Mandalay International Airport code is MDL. This IATA Mandalay Airport code is based on Mandalay city located 35 km south of Tada-U in Myanmar. Nestled at the height of 91 meters above sea level, this facility is the country’s most modern aviation hub also serving as a gateway to seven international destinations. 

About Mandalay International Airport (MDL)

Mandalay International Airport (MDL) is one of the busiest airports in Myanmar with more than 1 million passenger traffic every year. It owns Southeast Asia’s longest concrete runway, which is 4, 267 meters in length. Up to 3  million passengers can safely use this facility every year.

Mandalay International Airport (MDL) Terminal

Opened for public use in 2000, Mandalay International Airport (MDL) terminal handles 1,000 passenger arrivals and the same number of departures every hour. This state-of-the-art facility is equipped with the latest emergency and fire protection systems along with six passenger lifts, three escalators, and a baggage handling system. Other facilities at the terminal include:

6 air bridges

8 gates

36 check-in desks

Duty-free shops

VIP  lounges


Car rentals

Travel agencies

On-site parking



Nearest Airports to Mandalay International Airport (MDL)

Nyaung U International Airport: 182 Kilometers

Naypyidaw International Airport: 307 kilometers

Major Airlines Operating from Mandalay International Airport (MDL)

9 Air


Asian Wings Airways

Bangkok Eastern Airlines

China Eastern Airlines

China Express Airlines

Loong Air

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
17-35 14,003 ft 200 ft Concrete Yes

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?
    You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
  • For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.

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