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There are 4 ways to get from Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk by train, taxi or car

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Train via Zaschita  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the train from Semipalatinsk to Zaschita Express

$5 - $9

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Train  •  33h 52m

  1. Take the train from Semipalatinsk to Kazievka

$5 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  2h 46m

  1. Take a taxi from Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk 136.8 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  2h 46m

  1. Drive from Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk 136.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk is to train which costs $5 - $8 and takes 33h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk is to taxi which costs $50 - $60 and takes 2h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Semipalatinsk and arriving at Kazievka. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33h 52m.

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The distance between Semey and Ust-Kamenogorsk is 174 km. The road distance is 218.8 km.

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The best way to get from Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk without a car is to train which takes 5h 57m and costs $5 - $9.

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It takes approximately 5h 57m to get from Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk, including transfers.

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Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk train services, operated by Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ), depart from Semipalatinsk station.

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Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk train services, operated by Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ), arrive at Zaschita station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk is 219 km. It takes approximately 2h 46m to drive from Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Ust-Kamenogorsk. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 108.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 57m

What companies run services between Semey, Kazakhstan and Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan?

Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ) operates a train from Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk 4 times a week. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 4h 41m.

Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Semipalatinsk to Zaschita
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
railways.kz
Train from Semipalatinsk to Kazievka
Ave. Duration
33h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
railways.kz
Other operators
Taxi from Semey to Ust-Kamenogorsk
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Estimated price
$50 - $60

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