There are 4 ways to get from Almaty to Volgograd by plane, train or car

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Fly  •  12 h 10 min

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

$282 - $652

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Train  •  3 days 4 h

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Makat
  2. Take the train from Makat to Volgograd

$54 - $93

2 alternative options

Train via Atyrau  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Atyrau Express
  2. Take the train from Atyrau to Volgograd 329З

$57 - $100

Drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Drive from Almaty to Volgograd 2145.6 miles

$210 - $310

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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 Makat. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 4 h.

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

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The best way to get from Almaty to Volgograd without a car is to train which takes 2 days 7 h and costs .

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

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Almaty to Volgograd train services, operated by Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ), depart from Almaty 2 station.

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The best way to get from Almaty to Volgograd is to fly which takes 12 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 days 7 h.

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There is no direct flight from Almaty Airport to Volgograd Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Volgograd is 3 h behind Almaty. It is currently 8:54 AM in Almaty and 5:54 AM in Volgograd.

Almaty to Volgograd train services, operated by Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ), arrive at Volgograd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Almaty to Volgograd is 3433 km. It takes approximately 2 days 0 h to drive from Almaty to Volgograd.

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Map of how to get from Almaty to Volgograd.
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  • Distance: 1598.1 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 10 min

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 Atyrau in around 2 days 7 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 Atyrau
Ave. Duration
36 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
railways.kz
Train from Atyrau to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
railways.kz
Train from Almaty 2 to Makat
Ave. Duration
2 days 7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
railways.kz
Train from Makat to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
20 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
railways.kz
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Atyrau to Volgograd-1
Ave. Duration
16 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
pass.rzd.ru

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Air Astana and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from Almaty Airport to Volgograd Airport.

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There are 1560+ hotels available in Volgograd. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Almaty to Almaty Airport is to line 92 bus which takes 31 min and costs .

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