There are 4 ways to get from Bishkek to Dushanbe by plane, bus, 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.

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Fly from Bishkek  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Bishkek (FRU) to Dushanbe (DYU) FRU - DYU

$151 - $441

Cheapest option

Bus to Almaty, fly  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Zapadnyi Avtovokzal to Almaty Sayarn Bus Station
  2. Fly from Almaty (ALA) to Dushanbe (DYU) ALA - DYU

$101 - $349

2 alternative options

Train, drive  •  42 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Bischkek 2 to Taschkent Pass Zentr
  2. Take the train from Taschkent Pass Zentr to Sariasija
  3. Drive from Sariasija to Dushanbe

Drive  •  16 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Bishkek to Dushanbe 679.6 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bishkek to Dushanbe is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 16 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bishkek to Dushanbe is to fly which costs $150 - $450 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The distance between Bishkek and Dushanbe is 687 km. The road distance is 1087.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Bishkek to Dushanbe, including transfers.

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There are 92+ hotels available in Dushanbe. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bishkek to Dushanbe.
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  • Distance: 429.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

What companies run services between Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan and Dushanbe, Tajikistan?

Avia Traffic Company and Tajik Air fly from Bishkek to Dushanbe twice a week.

Airlines
Tajik Air
Website
tajikairlines.com
Flights from Bishkek to Dushanbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $460
Flights from Almaty to Dushanbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Avia Traffic Company
Website
aero.kg
Flights from Bishkek to Dushanbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $460
Somon Air
Website
somonair.com
Flights from Almaty to Dushanbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Almaty to Dushanbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Train operators
Kyrgyz Railways (KTJ)
Website
kjd.kg
Train from Bischkek 2 to Taschkent Pass Zentr
Ave. Duration
25 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Website
Kyrgyz Railways (KTJ)
Uzbek Railways
Website
railway.uz
Train from Taschkent Pass Zentr to Sariasija
Ave. Duration
15 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $31
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Book at
railway.uz
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Zapadnyi Avtovokzal to Almaty Sayarn Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7

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