There are 4 ways to get from Pyatigorsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain) by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Piatigorsk to Kislovodsk Express
  2. Take a taxi from Kislovodsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain)

$68 - $87

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pyatigorsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain) 107.3 miles

$45 - $60

2 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Pyatigorsk to Kislovodsk 49
  2. Take a taxi from Kislovodsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain)

$62 - $78

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Pyatigorsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain) 107.3 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Pyatigorsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain) is to drive which costs RUB 700 - RUB 1100 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pyatigorsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain) is to taxi which costs RUB 3200 - RUB 3800 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Pyatigorsk and Mount Elbrus (Mountain) is 92 km. The road distance is 171.7 km.

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The best way to get from Pyatigorsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain) without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4 h 55 min and costs RUB 4500 - RUB 6000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Pyatigorsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pyatigorsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain) is 172 km. It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to drive from Pyatigorsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain).

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There are 65+ hotels available in Mount Elbrus (Mountain). Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pyatigorsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain).
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  • Distance: 57.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

What companies run services between Pyatigorsk, Russia and Mount Elbrus (Mountain), Kabardino-Balkariya, Russia?

There is no direct connection from Pyatigorsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain). However, you can take the train to Kislovodsk then take the taxi to Mount Elbrus (Mountain). Alternatively, you can take the bus to Kislovodsk then take the taxi to Mount Elbrus (Mountain).

Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Piatigorsk to Kislovodsk
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Kupé)
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Vokzal Avto
Phone
37-37-90
Website
vokzal-avto.ru
Bus from Pyatigorsk to Kislovodsk
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
avtovokzal-volgograd.ru
Other operators
Taxi from Kislovodsk to Mount Elbrus (Mountain)
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75

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