There are 4 ways to get from Atyrau to Astrakhan by train, car or plane

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

Train, drive  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Ak-Kistau to Ganjuschkino
  2. Drive from Ganjuschkino to Astrakhan

$20 - $29

Cheapest option

Train  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Kiziljar to Astrachan AVE

$7 - $12

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Atyrau to Astrakhan 244.5 miles

$23 - $35

Fly  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Atyrau (GUW) to Astrakhan (ASF) GUW - ASF

$76 - $238

What companies run services between Atyrau, Kazakhstan and Astrakhan, Russia?

Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ) operates a train from Atyrau to Astrakhan 4 times a week. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 10 h 57 min. Alternatively, SCAT and Air Astana fly from Atyrau to Astrakhan 6 times a week.

Airlines
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from Atyrau to Astrakhan via Aktau
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Ak-Kistau to Ganjuschkino
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
railways.kz
Train from Kiziljar to Astrachan
Ave. Duration
10 h 57 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
railways.kz

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Atyrau to Astrakhan?

The distance between Atyrau and Astrakhan is 305 km. The road distance is 391 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Atyrau to Astrakhan?

The cheapest way to get from Atyrau to Astrakhan is to train which costs $7 - $12 and takes 10 h 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Atyrau to Astrakhan?

The quickest way to get from Atyrau to Astrakhan is to fly which takes 5 h 38 min and costs $75 - $240.

Is there a direct train between Atyrau and Astrakhan?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kiziljar and arriving at Astrachan. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 57 min.

How long does it take to get from Atyrau to Astrakhan?

It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Atyrau to Astrakhan, including transfers.