There are 5 ways to get from Baku to Tehrān by plane, taxi, train, car or bus

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Fly Baku to Tehran Imam Khomeini, 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

$56 - $497

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Train, drive to Ardabil, fly to Tehran Mehrabad  •  15 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Baku to Astara
  2. Drive from Astara to Ardabil
  3. Fly from Ardabil (ADU) to Tehran Mehrabad (THR) ADU - THR

Bus  •  42 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Baku International Bus Terminal to Tbilisi
  2. Take the bus from Tbilisi to Yerevan
  3. Take the bus from Kilikia bus station to Tehrān

$84 - $94

Train, bus  •  43 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Baku to Tbilisi station 38
  2. Take the train from Tbilisi Central station to Sadakhlo 201
  3. Take the bus from Bagratashen to Yerevan
  4. Take the bus from Kilikia bus station to Tehrān

$92 - $125

Drive  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Baku to Tehrān 575.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Baku to Tehrān is to bus which costs $80 - $95 and takes 42 h 16 min.

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

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The distance between Baku and Tehrān is 538 km. The road distance is 920.4 km.

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The best way to get from Baku to Tehrān without a car is to bus which takes 42 h 16 min and costs $80 - $95.

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

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The quickest flight from Baku Airport to Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Tehrān is 30 min behind Baku. It is currently 1:52 AM in Baku and 1:22 AM in Tehrān.

Yes, the driving distance between Baku to Tehrān is 920 km. It takes approximately 11 h 55 min to drive from Baku to Tehrān.

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  • Distance: 336.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between Baku, Azerbaijan and Tehrān, Iran?

You can take a bus from Baku to Tehrān via Memar Ajami, Avtovaghzal, Baku International Bus Terminal, Tbilisi, Yerevan, Kilikia bus station, and Tehrān in around 42 h 16 min.

Airlines
Iran Air
Website
iranair.com
Flights from Ardabil to Tehran Mehrabad
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Iran Aseman
Website
iaa.ir
Flights from Ardabil to Tehran Mehrabad
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
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
Train operators
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Baku to Astara
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
ady.az
Book at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$4 - $6
2nd class (coupe)
$6 - $7
Economy
$5
Coupe
$7
1st class
$11
Train from Baku to Tbilisi station
Ave. Duration
12 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $20
Schedules at
ady.az
Book at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$6 - $14
2nd class (coupe)
$8 - $20
1st class
$35
South Caucasus Railway
Website
ukzhd.am
Train from Tbilisi Central station to Sadakhlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
Reserved seats car
$10 - $12
Extra Comfort Compartment
$18 - $20
Compartment car
$13 - $14
Sleeping car
$25 - $27
Bus operators
Baku International Bus Terminal
Website
bbak.az
Bus from Baku International Bus Terminal to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
bbak.az
Hayreniq Tour
Website
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Tbilisi to Yerevan
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Bagratashen to Yerevan
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
bus
Bus from Kilikia bus station to Tehrān
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$52
Other operators
Taxi from Azadi Square to Tehrān
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$3 - $4

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