There are 3 ways to get from Baku to Iran by plane, taxi, train, bus 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, taxi  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Baku (GYD) to Tehran Imam Khomeini (IKA) GYD - IKA
  2. Take a taxi from Azadi Square to Tehrān

$57 - $498

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Baku to Tbilisi station 38
  2. Take the train from Tbilisi to Sovetakan 201 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Igdir to Nahcivan
  4. Take the train from Jolfa to Tabriz 945
  5. Take the train from Tabriz to Tehran station 489

Drive  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Baku to Tehrān 575.2 miles

What companies run services between Baku, Azerbaijan and Iran?

There is no direct connection from Baku to Tehrān. However, you can take the bus to Baku Airport, take the walk to Baku airport, fly to Tehran Imam Khomeini, take the bus to Azadi Square, then take the taxi to Tehrān. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Baku to Tehrān via Tbilisi station, Tbilisi, Sovetakan, Igdir, Nahcivan, Jolfa, Tabriz, and Tehran in around 2 days 1 h.

Airlines
Azerbaijan Airlines
Website
azal.az
Flights from Baku to Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Mahan Air
Website
mahan.aero
Flights from Baku to Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Iran Air
Website
iranair.com
Flights from Baku to Tehran Imam Khomeini
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Train operators
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Baku to Tbilisi station
Ave. Duration
12 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $35
Schedules at
ady.az
Book at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$6 - $8
2nd class (coupe)
$8 - $10
2nd class sleeper
$15
Coupe
$21
1st class
$35
South Caucasus Railway
Website
ukzhd.am
Train from Tbilisi to Sovetakan
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $30
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
Reserved seats car
$15 - $17
Extra Comfort Compartment
$27 - $30
Compartment car
$23 - $25
Sleeping car
$39 - $43
Raja Rail Transportation Co.
Phone
021- 55122417
Email
info@raja.ir
Website
raja.ir
Train from Jolfa to Tabriz
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
raja.ir
Train from Tabriz to Tehran station
Ave. Duration
10 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
raja.ir
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Igdir to Nahcivan
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Other operators
Taxi from Azadi Square to Tehrān
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$4 - $5

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Baku and Iran is 871 km. The road distance is 920 km.

The cheapest way to get from Baku to Iran is to fly and taxi which costs $55 - $500 and takes 5 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Baku to Iran is to fly and taxi which takes 5 h 27 min and costs $55 - $500.

It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Baku to Iran, including transfers.