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There are 4 ways to get from Baykalsk to Olkhon by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  11h 11m

  1. Take the train from Baikalsk to Timliui 002Э / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Timliui to Yelantsy

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Taxi  •  5h 29m

  1. Take a taxi from Baykalsk to Yelantsy 352.6 km

2 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  8h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Baykalsk Stroitel' to Irkutsk Bus station 544
  2. Take the bus from Irkutsk Bus station to Bayanday
  3. Take a taxi from Bayanday to Yelantsy

Drive  •  5h 29m

  1. Drive from Baykalsk to Yelantsy 352.6 km
Baykalsk → Olkhon
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Olkhon is 8-800-2000-112.

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The cheapest way to get from Baykalsk to Olkhon is to drive which costs RUB 1100 - RUB 1700 and takes 5h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Baykalsk to Olkhon is to taxi which costs RUB 4300 - RUB 5500 and takes 5h 29m.

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The distance between Baykalsk and Olkhon is 284 km. The road distance is 352.6 km.

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The best way to get from Baykalsk to Olkhon without a car is to train and taxi which takes 11h 11m and costs RUB 7500 - RUB 9500.

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It takes approximately 11h 11m to get from Baykalsk to Olkhon, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baykalsk to Olkhon is 353 km. It takes approximately 5h 29m to drive from Baykalsk to Olkhon.

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  • Distance: 283.7 km
  • Duration: 11h 11m

What companies run services between Baykalsk, Russia and Olkhon, Russia?

There is no direct connection from Baykalsk to Olkhon. However, you can take the train to Timliui then take the taxi to Yelantsy. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Irkutsk Bus station, take the bus to Bayanday, then take the taxi to Yelantsy.

Train operators
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Train from Baikalsk to Timliui
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Twice daily
Estimated price
RUB 1000 - RUB 1600
3rd Class (Platzcart)
RUB 1100 - RUB 1600
2nd Class (Kupé)
RUB 1000 - RUB 1400
Bus operators
Irkutsk Bus Terminal
Bus from Baykalsk Stroitel' to Irkutsk Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
3 times a day
Estimated price
RUB 350
Schedules at
Bus from Irkutsk Bus station to Bayanday
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
3 times a day
Schedules at
Other operators
Taxi from Timliui to Yelantsy
Ave. Duration
8h 19m
Estimated price
RUB 6500 - RUB 8000

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