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There are 3 ways to get from Atyrau to Aktau by plane, train or car

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Fly  •  1h 27m

  1. Fly from Atyrau (GUW) to Aktau (SCO) GUW - SCO

$75 - $253

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Train  •  17h 1m

  1. Take the train from Atyrau to Makat
  2. Take the train from Makat to Mangystau

$20 - $44

1 alternative option

Drive  •  12h 58m

  1. Drive from Atyrau to Aktau 899.9 km

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Last updated: July 13 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Atyrau to Aktau is to train which costs $20 - $45 and takes 17h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Atyrau to Aktau is to fly which costs $70 - $260 and takes 1h 27m.

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The distance between Atyrau and Aktau is 390 km. The road distance is 899.9 km.

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The best way to get from Atyrau to Aktau without a car is to train which takes 17h 1m and costs $20 - $45.

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It takes approximately 1h 27m to get from Atyrau to Aktau, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Atyrau to Aktau is to fly which takes 1h 27m and costs $70 - $260. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $20 - $45 and takes 17h 1m.

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The quickest flight from Atyrau Airport to Aktau Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Atyrau to Aktau is 900 km. It takes approximately 12h 58m to drive from Atyrau to Aktau.

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Air Astana and SCAT offer flights from Atyrau Airport to Aktau Airport.

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There are 86+ hotels available in Aktau. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Atyrau to Aktau.
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  • Distance: 389.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 27m

What companies run services between Atyrau, Kazakhstan and Aktau, Kazakhstan?

SCAT and Air Astana fly from Atyrau to Aktau 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Atyrau to Aktau via Atyrau, Makat, and Mangystau in around 17h 1m.

Airlines
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from Atyrau to Aktau
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $240
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Atyrau to Aktau
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $200
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Atyrau to Makat
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
bilet.railways.kz
Book at
bilet.railways.kz
Second Class (coupe)
$2 - $4
First Class (Lux)
$4 - $7
Third Class (Platzkart or Seating class)
$1 - $3
Train from Makat to Mangystau
Ave. Duration
13h 31m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $29
Schedules at
bilet.railways.kz
Book at
bilet.railways.kz
Second Class (coupe)
$18 - $29
First Class (Lux)
$30 - $45
Third Class (Platzkart or Seating class)
$11 - $17

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The best way to get from Atyrau to Atyrau Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs $2 - $4.

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