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Ministry of transport
Department of Transport
Department of Civil Aviation
Department of Marine Administration
Department of Meteorology and Hydrology
Directorate of Water Resources and Improvement of River Systems
Myanmar Mercantile Marine College
Inland Water Transport
Myanma Airways
Myanmar Maritime University
Myanma Port Authority
Myanma Shipyards

Services

FUNCTIONS of iwt

  • To carry out the transportation of passengers and freight along the navigable waterways in Myanmar.
  • To operate ferry services for the convenience of passengers and vehicles.
  • fleet composition as at 30.11.2013

    Powered Vessels
    225
    (1) Passenger cum cargo
    138
    (2) Cargo
    27
    (3) Powered Barge
    30
    (4) Water Tender
    1
    (5) Tug
    22
    (6) Oil Tanker
    1
    (7) Miscellaneous
    6
    Non-Powered Vessels
    149
    (1) Cargo Barge
    138
    (2) Oil Barge
    11
    39
    Total
    413

    The total Service routes of all transport divisions are shown in table as follows: -

    Sr.No.
    Division/Route

    Distance Miles

    Sailing Program

    1.
     

    1.

    Yangon - Dala

    3

    Daily(46)trips

     

    2

    Wadan - Dala
    3
    Daily(7)trips
     

    3

    Yangon - Kanaungto 5 Daily(10)trips
     

    4

    Sintohtan - Sarparchaung
    3
    Daily(8)trips
     

    5

    Wadan - Satekyi
    3
    Daily(1)trip
     

    6

    Hinthada - Pyapon
    152
    Once a week
     

    7

    Yangon - Bokalay
    87
    Once a week
     

    8

    Yangon - Mawkyun (Night)
    100
    (6) trips a week
     

    9

    Yangon - Kyonemange
    118
    (3) trips a week
     
    10
    Yangon - Lattputa (In) 168 Twice a week
     
    11
    Yangon - Lattputa (Out) 171 Twice a week
     
    12
    Yangon - Myaungmya 135 (2) trips a week
     
    13
    Yangon - Pathein (Night) 172 Temporately close
     
    14
    Yangon - Pyay 263 Once a week
     
    15
    Yangon - Kyaunkone 110 Twice a week
     
    16
    Yangon - Pyapon 64 Daily
     
    17
    HlaingTharYar - Sintohtan 8 Daily(1)trip
     
    2.
     
     

    1.

    Mandalay - Bamaw (Express)

    275

    Twice a week

     

    2.

    Mandalay - Bamaw (Special Express)

    275

    (3) trips a week

     

    3.

    Mandalay - Nyaung Oo (Express)

    119

    Twice a week

     
    4.
    Mandalay - Kathar ( Special Express) 193 Twice a week
     
    5.
    Mandalay - Pyay 334 Temporately close
     
    6.
    Mandalay - Bamaw 275 Twice a week
     
    3.

     

     

    1.

    Monywa - Homalin

    327

    Temporately close

     

    2.

    Monywa - Kalaywa

    147

    Twice a week

     

    3.

    Monywa - Khamti

    454

    Once a month

     
    4.

     

     

    1.

    Chaungnakwa

    3

    Daily(8)trips

     

    2.

    Mawlamyaing - Kalwi

    7

    Daily(2)trips

     

    3.

    Mawlamyaing - Nathmaw

    7

    Daily(2)trips

     

    4.

    Mawlamyaing - Nathmaw (Special)

    9

    Once a week

     
    5.

     

     
    1.
    Sittway - Myauk Oo
    40
    Twice a week
     
    2.
    Sittway - Buthetaung
    80
    Daily(6)trips
     
    3.
    Taunggote - Manaung
    48
    Twice a week
     
    4.
    Sittway - Taunggote (Special Express)
    224
    Twice a week
     
    6.

     

     
    1.
    Yangon-Mandalay
    597
    Temporately close

  • Twin Screw Double Decked Powerful Pusher Tug "Sin Haing-4" On Heavy Lift Service
  • River Crossing Service In Delta Division
  • Double Decked Passenger cum Cargo Vessel "Myadipar" In Cargo Division
  •    

  • Twin Screw Double Decked Passenger cum Cargo Vessel "Myat Thanda" In Delta Division
  • Passenger Ferry for Tourists "Shwe Kein Nari " In Ayeyarwady Division
  •    
  • Shallow Draft Double Decked Passenger cum Cargo Vessel "Thalarwady" In Chindwin Division
  • Double Decked Passenger cum Cargo Vessel In Thanlwin Division
  •  
  • Double Decked Passenger cum Cargo Vessel "Danyawaddy" In Rakhine Division
  • Car -ferry Roll-on Roll-off "RO RO 4" In Delta Division

  • Pleasure Cruises for Tourism

    The followings are pleasure cruises for tourists.

    Shwe Kein Nari; There are three vessels for tourists, viz: Shwe Kein Nari(1), Shwe Kein Nari(2) and Shwe Kein Nari (3) which ply from Mandalay to Bagan, the ancient capital known as the Land of Pagodas.
    Pandaw; She plies from Mandalay to Bagan, the ancient capital, known as the Land of Pagodas.