There are 4 ways to get from Astana to Karaganda by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 3 h 10 min
$4 - $7
Bus • 4 h 39 min
$4 - $16
2 alternative options
Taxi • 2 h 54 min
$50 - $60
Drive • 2 h 54 min
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Astana to Karaganda is to train which costs $4 - $7 and takes 3 h 10 min.
The quickest way to get from Astana to Karaganda is to taxi which costs $50 - $60 and takes 2 h 54 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Astana and arriving at Karaganda Pass. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.
The distance between Astana and Karaganda is 193 km. The road distance is 222.6 km.
The best way to get from Astana to Karaganda without a car is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs $4 - $7.
The train from Astana to Karaganda Pass takes 3 h 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Astana to Karaganda train services, operated by Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ), depart from Astana station.
The best way to get from Astana to Karaganda is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs $4 - $7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $3 - $17 and takes 4 h 39 min.
Astana to Karaganda train services, operated by Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ), arrive at Karaganda Pass station.
Yes, the driving distance between Astana to Karaganda is 223 km. It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to drive from Astana to Karaganda.
What companies run services between Astana, Kazakhstan and Karaganda, Kazakhstan?
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ) operates a train from Astana to Karaganda hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, Saparzhai operates a bus from Astana to Karaganda every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Avtovokzaly.ru also services this route twice daily.
Bus from Astana to Karagandy
- Ave. Duration
- 4 h 30 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- Schedules at
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