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

Recommended option

Fly  •  1 h 27 min

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

$85 - $263

Cheapest option

Train  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Atyrau to Mangyshlak AVE

$19 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Atyrau to Aktau 562 miles

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

SCAT, Air Astana and Qazaq Air fly from Atyrau to Aktau 3 times a day. Alternatively, Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ) operates a train from Atyrau to Aktau twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 20 h 24 min.

Airlines
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from Atyrau to Aktau
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Atyrau to Aktau
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Qazaq Air
Website
flyqazaq.com
Flights from Atyrau to Aktau
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $410
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Atyrau to Mangyshlak
Ave. Duration
20 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
railways.kz

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Atyrau and Aktau is 390 km. The road distance is 899 km.

The cheapest way to get from Atyrau to Aktau is to train which costs $18 - $29 and takes 21 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Atyrau to Aktau is to fly which takes 1 h 27 min and costs $80 - $270.

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