Myanmar international travel guide

Myanmar

Myanmar is part of Asia with main city at Naypyidaw. It's usually 🌤️ 24.65 °C in Myanmar with a rainfall of 🌧 418.24 mm. Internet speed in Myanmar is on average 2.8 Mbps. Its Least Developed country with a population of 51M people. The main currency is Kyat. The languages spoken are Burmese. Automatic teller machines are rare in Myanmar. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Least Developed   🌤️ ~24.65 °C   🌧 ~418.24 mm  👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 51M people

Advice

🛡️ Travel safety

Do not travel

International commercial flights aren't currently allowed to land in Myanmar. There are limited relief flights operating in April. For details, follow the Australian Embassy in Myanmar on Facebook. Movement restrictions, including stay-at-home orders, curfews and building quarantines, continue to be imposed at short notice. Follow the advice of local authorities and monitor media closely. If authorities suspect you have COVID-19, you'll be placed in a local quarantine facility, possibly for an extended period. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe and well. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Myanmar.

issued date: April 23, 2020

General

🔌 Sockets

Myanmar uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type A, Type C, Type D, Type G and Type I.

🌐 Languages

The languages that are typically spoken are Burmese

Money

💱 Currencies Used

Myanmar uses the Burmese kyat (symbol: Ks), code MMK.Banknotes come in denominations of 10000, 5000, 1000, 500, 200, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 and 1 kyats and 50 pyas. Kyat is subdivided into 100 pyas. Coins come in denominations of 100, 50, 10, 5 and 1 kyats.

🏧 ATMs

Automatic teller machines are rare in Myanmar. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.

Calling

📡 Internet

Internet speed in Myanmar is on average 2.8 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Myanmar is very low. It's quite hard to find one.

📞 Calling

To call Myanmar, dial +, then 95 (the country code for Myanmar), then the area code (without the initial 0) and the local number. For local calls within Myanmar, start with the area code (with the initial 0). In the case above area code is 1 .

Driving

🆘 Emergency

Police

999

Ambulance

995

Fire department

995

Last updated: July 9, 2020