It has a station on the Rangoon-Mandalay railway, and is the junction for the line to Maymyo and the Kunlong ferry and for the Sagaing-Myitkyina railway.
These are short but fair-sized streams. Near the Kunlong ferry the Nam Nim, on the right bank, and the Nam Ting, on the left, are considerably longer, and the Nam Ting is navigable by native craft for considerable stretches up to Meng Ting and farther.
KUNLONG, the name of a district and ferry on the Salween, in the northern Shan States of Burma.
Below the ferry and outside of Kunlong circle.
At present Kunlong ferry is little used, and the village was burnt by Kachins in 1893.
Trains run from Mandalay to Rangoon, Myit-kyina, and up the Mandalay-Kunlong railway.