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There are 4 ways to get from Ankara to Baku by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from Ankara (ESB) to Baku Heydar Aliyev (GYD) ESB - GYD

$313 - $343

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  34h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Ankara to Tbilisi
  2. Take the train from Tbilisi Junction to Keshlya 37

$26 - $52

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Ankara to Kars
  2. Take the train from Kars to Akyaka
  3. Take the train from Bayandur to Tbilisi 202 / ...
  4. Take the train from Tbilisi station to Baku 37

$78 - $132

Drive  •  25h 36m

  1. Drive from Ankara to Baku 1170.9 miles

$240 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Ankara to Baku is to bus and train which costs 140 ₺ - 300 ₺ and takes 34h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Ankara to Baku is to fly which costs 1.700 ₺ - 2.000 ₺ and takes 6h 19m.

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The distance between Ankara and Baku is 1447 km. The road distance is 1873.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ankara to Baku without a car is to bus and train which takes 34h 53m and costs 140 ₺ - 300 ₺.

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It takes approximately 6h 19m to get from Ankara to Baku, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Ankara to Baku is to fly which takes 6h 19m and costs 1.700 ₺ - 2.000 ₺. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 440 ₺ - 750 ₺ and takes 2 days 4h.

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The quickest flight from Ankara Airport to Baku Heydar Aliyev Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Baku is 1h ahead of Ankara. It is currently 6:23 PM in Ankara and 7:23 PM in Baku.

Yes, the driving distance between Ankara to Baku is 1873 km. It takes approximately 25h 36m to drive from Ankara to Baku.

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Azerbaijan Airlines and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Ankara Airport to Baku Heydar Aliyev Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ankara to Baku.
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  • Distance: 904.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 19m

What companies run services between Ankara, Turkey and Baku, Azerbaijan?

Azerbaijan Airlines and Turkish Airlines fly from Ankara to Baku every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ankara to Baku via Kars, Akyaka, Bayandur, and Tbilisi station in around 2 days 4h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ankara to Baku Heydar Aliyev
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Flights from Ankara to Baku Heydar Aliyev via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Ankara to Baku Heydar Aliyev via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Azerbaijan Airlines
Website
azal.az
Flights from Ankara to Baku Heydar Aliyev
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Train operators
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Tbilisi Junction to Keshlya
Ave. Duration
12h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Schedules at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$6 - $14
2nd class (coupe)
$8 - $20
1st class
$35
Train from Tbilisi station to Baku
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Schedules at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$6 - $14
2nd class (coupe)
$8 - $20
1st class
$35
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Ankara to Kars
Ave. Duration
24h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Kars to Akyaka
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
South Caucasus Railway
Website
ukzhd.am
Train from Bayandur to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
Reserved seats car
$13 - $14
Extra Comfort Compartment
$23 - $25
Compartment car
$18 - $20
Sleeping car
$33 - $36
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ankara to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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The best way to get from Ankara to Ankara Airport is to bus which takes 1h 14m and costs 11 ₺.

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