There are 5 ways to get from Almaty to Volgograd by plane, train, bus or car

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

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Fly  •  12 h 10 min

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

$282 - $652

Cheapest option

Train  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Urbach(RUS) Express
  2. Take the train from Urbach(RUS) to Volgograd

$63 - $116

3 alternative options

Train via Astana  •  2 days 17 h

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Astana Express
  2. Take the train from Astana to Volgograd

$65 - $140

Train, bus  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Astana
  2. Take the bus from Astana to Yekaterinburg
  3. Take the bus from Yekaterinburg Severnyi to Ufa TZ Semya
  4. Take the bus from Ufa to Volgograd

$94 - $139

Drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Drive from Almaty to Volgograd 2145.6 miles

$210 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Almaty to Volgograd is to train which costs $60 - $120 and takes 3 days 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Almaty to Volgograd is to fly which costs $280 - $650 and takes 12 h 10 min.

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The distance between Almaty and Volgograd is 2557 km. The road distance is 3432.9 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 10 min to get from Almaty to Volgograd, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Almaty to Volgograd. However, there are services departing from Almaty 2 and arriving at Volgograd via Astana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 17 h.

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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 Astana in around 2 days 17 h.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Almaty to Volgograd via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Almaty 2 to Astana
Ave. Duration
12 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
railways.kz
Train from Astana to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
railways.kz
Train from Almaty 2 to Urbach(RUS)
Ave. Duration
2 days 13 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
railways.kz
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Urbach(RUS) to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
10 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$15 - $22
2nd Class (Kupé)
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Astana to Yekaterinburg
Ave. Duration
22 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Yekaterinburg Severnyi to Ufa TZ Semya
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Avazar Bus
Website
avazar-bus.am
Bus from Ufa to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
26 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
avazar-bus.am

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