There are 3 ways to get from Bukhara to Samarqand by train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bukhara to Samarkand Afrosiyob

$21 - $24

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bukhara to Samarqand 171.7 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Bukhara to Samarqand 171.7 miles

What companies run services between Bukhara, Uzbekistan and Samarqand, Uzbekistan?

Uzbek Railways operates a train from Bukhara to Samarqand twice daily. Tickets cost $17 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
Uzbek Railways
Website
railway.uz
Train from Bukhara to Samarkand
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Schedules at
railway.uz
Book at
railway.uz
Other operators
Taxi from Bukhara to Samarqand
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bukhara to Samarqand?

The distance between Bukhara and Samarqand is 217 km. The road distance is 275 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bukhara to Samarqand?

The cheapest way to get from Bukhara to Samarqand is to train which costs $21 - $24 and takes 1 h 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bukhara to Samarqand?

The quickest way to get from Bukhara to Samarqand is to train which takes 1 h 52 min and costs $21 - $24.

How long does it take to get from Bukhara to Samarqand?

It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from Bukhara to Samarqand, including transfers.