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There are 6 ways to get from Rostov-on-Don to Baku by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Platov to Baku Heydar Aliyev  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Platov (ROV) to Baku Heydar Aliyev (GYD) ROV - GYD

$232 - $652

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Train  •  31 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Rostov Glavnij to Baku-Pass

$25 - $65

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Train to Mineralnye Vody, fly to Baku Heydar Aliyev  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Rostov Glavnij to Mineralnie Wodi
  2. Fly from Mineralnye Vody (MRV) to Baku Heydar Aliyev (GYD) MRV - GYD

$79 - $168

Fly Platov to Makhachkala, train  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Platov (ROV) to Makhachkala (MCX) ROV - MCX
  2. Take the train from Manas to Baku-Pass

$62 - $171

Bus, train  •  30 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Rostov-na-Donu to Tbilisi
  2. Take the train from Tbilisi Junction to Keshlya 37

$48 - $79

Drive  •  18 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Rostov-on-Don to Baku 916.5 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Rostov-on-Don to Baku is to train which costs RUB 1600 - RUB 4100 and takes 31 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rostov-on-Don to Baku is to fly which costs RUB 15000 - RUB 43000 and takes 9 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rostov Glavnij and arriving at Baku-Pass. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday and Thursday. The journey takes approximately 31 h 8 min.

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The distance between Rostov-on-Don and Baku is 1115 km. The road distance is 1466.4 km.

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The best way to get from Rostov-on-Don to Baku without a car is to bus and train which takes 30 h 23 min and costs RUB 3100 - RUB 5500.

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It takes approximately 9 h 51 min to get from Rostov-on-Don to Baku, including transfers.

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Rostov-on-Don to Baku train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from Rostov Glavnij station.

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The best way to get from Rostov-on-Don to Baku is to fly which takes 9 h 51 min and costs RUB 15000 - RUB 43000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RUB 1600 - RUB 4100 and takes 31 h 8 min.

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There is no direct flight from Platov Airport to Baku Heydar Aliyev Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Baku is 1 h ahead of Rostov-on-Don. It is currently 8:49 AM in Rostov-on-Don and 9:49 AM in Baku.

Map of how to get from Rostov-on-Don to Baku.
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  • Distance: 696.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 51 min

What companies run services between Rostov-on-Don, Russia and Baku, Azerbaijan?

UTair Aviation, Turkish Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Rostov-on-Don to Baku hourly. Alternatively, Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Rostov-on-Don to Baku 3 times a week. Tickets cost $25 - $65 and the journey takes 31 h 8 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Platov to Baku Heydar Aliyev via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Platov to Baku Heydar Aliyev via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Platov to Baku Heydar Aliyev via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Platov to Baku Heydar Aliyev via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flydubai
Website
flydubai.com
Flights from Platov to Baku Heydar Aliyev via Dubai
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Azerbaijan Airlines
Website
azal.az
Flights from Mineralnye Vody to Baku Heydar Aliyev
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Platov to Makhachkala
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Rostov Glavnij to Mineralnie Wodi
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$15 - $23
2nd Class (Kupé)
$23 - $35
Train from Manas to Baku-Pass
Ave. Duration
10 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Rostov Glavnij to Baku-Pass
Ave. Duration
31 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Tbilisi Junction to Keshlya
Ave. Duration
12 h 46 min
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
Bus operators
MiminoTrans Ge
Bus from Rostov-na-Donu to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
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Rostov-on-Don to Baku train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Baku-Pass station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rostov-on-Don to Baku is 1466 km. It takes approximately 18 h 56 min to drive from Rostov-on-Don to Baku.

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Azerbaijan Airlines, UTair Aviation, Turkish Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Platov Airport to Baku Heydar Aliyev Airport.

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There are 1435+ hotels available in Baku. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rostov-on-Don to Platov Airport is to line 286 bus which takes 50 min and costs RUB 95.

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