Nay Pyi Taw is the administrative capital of the Union of Myanmar. Centrally located, it is 391 km from Yangon and 302 km from Mandalay, and is easily accessible from all parts of Myanmar.
Nay Pyi Taw is comprised of eight townships: Zeyar Thiri, Pohbba Thiri, Uttara Thiri, Zabu Thiri, Dekina Thiri, Pyinmana, Lewe and Tatkone. The airport is only a 30 minute drive from Nay Pyi Taw. All domestic carriers operate daily flights from Nay Pyi Taw to the commercial capital, Yangon, and the cultural capital Mandalay. Other flights via Nay Pyi Taw go to tourist destinations such as Bagan, Heho, Sittwe, Myitkyina, Kyaing Tong and others.