There are 5 ways to get from Mongolia to Kyrgyzstan by plane, car, train or bus

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 Ulan Bator to Bishkek  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Ulan Bator (ULN) to Bishkek (FRU) ULN - FRU

$367 - $658

Cheapest option

Drive to Altay, fly to Bishkek  •  24 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Ölgii to Altay
  2. Fly from Altay (AAT) to Bishkek (FRU) AAT - FRU

$154 - $348

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Fly Ulan Bator to Osh  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Ulan Bator (ULN) to Osh (OSS) ULN - OSS

$259 - $961

Train, bus  •  4 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Ulan-Bator to Novosibirsk
  2. Take the bus from Novosibirsk to Pavlodar
  3. Take the bus from Pavlodar to Astana
  4. Take the bus from Astana to Almaty Sayarn Bus Station
  5. Take the bus from Almaty Sayarn Bus Station to Zapadnyi Avtovokzal

$310 - $406

Drive  •  43 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Ulan Bator to Bishkek 2183.4 miles

$180 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Mongolia to Kyrgyzstan is to drive which costs $180 - $280 and takes 43 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mongolia to Kyrgyzstan is to fly which costs $360 - $700 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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The distance between Mongolia and Kyrgyzstan is 2382 km. The road distance is 3493.5 km.

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The best way to get from Mongolia to Kyrgyzstan without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 days 5 h and costs $310 - $410.

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It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to get from Mongolia to Kyrgyzstan, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Ulan Bator Airport to Bishkek Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mongolia to Kyrgyzstan is 3494 km. It takes approximately 43 h 11 min to drive from Mongolia to Kyrgyzstan.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Ulan Bator Airport to Bishkek Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Kyrgyzstan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mongolia to Ulan Bator Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs $6 - $8.

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Map of how to get from Mongolia to Kyrgyzstan.
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  • Distance: 1488.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 8 min

What companies run services between Mongolia and Kyrgyzstan?

Turkish Airlines flies from Ulan Bator to Bishkek 3 times a week.

Airlines
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Altay to Bishkek via Urumqi
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Cityline Hungary
Website
citylinehungary.com
Flights from Ulan Bator to Osh via Bishkek
Ave. Duration
12 h 37 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Ural Airlines
Website
uralairlines.com
Flights from Ulan Bator to Osh via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Ekaterinburg
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Ulan Bator to Bishkek
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Altay to Bishkek via Urumqi, Almaty
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Ulan Bator to Osh via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,100
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Ulan Bator to Osh via Seoul, Novosibirsk
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Train operators
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Ulan-Bator to Novosibirsk
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$260 - $320
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Novosibirsk to Pavlodar
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Astana to Almaty Sayarn Bus Station
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Saparzhai
Bus from Pavlodar to Astana
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
saparzhai.kz
Sayran bus station
Bus from Almaty Sayarn Bus Station to Zapadnyi Avtovokzal
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
xn--80aa0arnd.kz

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