There are 6 ways to get from Almaty to Volgograd by plane, car, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Almaty  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Almaty (ALA) to Volgograd (VOG) ALA - VOG

$282 - $652

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Saratov 1 P Express
  2. Take the bus from Saratov to Volgograd

$61 - $101

4 alternative options

Drive to Bishkek, fly  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Almaty to Bishkek
  2. Fly from Bishkek (FRU) to Volgograd (VOG) FRU - VOG

$220 - $621

Train  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Atyrau
  2. Take the train from Atyrau to Astrachan AVE
  3. Take the train from Astrachan to Volgograd

$64 - $110

Train, bus via Aktjubinsk  •  3 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Aktjubinsk
  2. Take the bus from Aktobe to Orenburg 529
  3. Take the bus from Orenburg to Tolyatti
  4. Take the bus from Tolyatti to Saratov 685
  5. Take the bus from Saratov to Volgograd 524

$89 - $130

Drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Drive from Almaty to Volgograd 2145.6 miles

$210 - $310

What companies run services between Almaty, Kazakhstan and Volgograd, Russia?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines and Air Astana fly from Almaty to Volgograd every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Almaty to Volgograd via Atyrau and Astrachan in around 2 days 8 h.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Almaty to Volgograd via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Bishkek to Volgograd via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Ural Airlines
Website
uralairlines.com
Flights from Bishkek to Volgograd via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Bishkek to Volgograd via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Almaty 2 to Atyrau
Ave. Duration
36 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
railways.kz
Train from Atyrau to Astrachan
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
railways.kz
Train from Almaty 2 to Saratov 1 P
Ave. Duration
2 days 15 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
railways.kz
Train from Almaty 2 to Aktjubinsk
Ave. Duration
41 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
railways.kz
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Astrachan to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$15 - $22
2nd Class (Kupé)
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Tiaga
Website
tiaga34.ru
Bus from Saratov to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
tiaga34.ru
Ufa Regional Transportation
Website
rb7.ru
Bus from Aktobe to Orenburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
rb7.ru
Ulyanovsk Bus Terminal
Phone
(8422) 48-80-74
Email
patp-ul@mail.ru
Website
autovokzal73.ru
Bus from Orenburg to Tolyatti
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
autovokzal73.ru
Saratov Bus Terminal
Phone
(8452) 24-62-02
Email
saravtovokzal@mail.ru
Website
avv64.ru
Bus from Tolyatti to Saratov
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
avv64.ru
Bus from Saratov to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
avv64.ru

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Almaty to Volgograd?

The distance between Almaty and Volgograd is 2557 km. The road distance is 3433 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Almaty to Volgograd?

The cheapest way to get from Almaty to Volgograd is to train and bus which costs $60 - $110 and takes 3 days 0 h.

What is the fastest way to get from Almaty to Volgograd?

The quickest way to get from Almaty to Volgograd is to fly which takes 11 h 55 min and costs $280 - $650.

Is there a direct train between Almaty and Volgograd?

No, there is no direct train from Almaty to Volgograd. However, there are services departing from Almaty 2 and arriving at Volgograd via Atyrau and Astrachan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 8 h.

How long does it take to get from Almaty to Volgograd?

It takes approximately 11 h 55 min to get from Almaty to Volgograd, including transfers.