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There are 3 ways to get from Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude by plane, train or car

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Fly  •  2h

  1. Fly from Ulan Bator (ULN) to Ulan-Ude (UUD) ULN - UUD

$110 - $769

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Train  •  14h 31m

  1. Take the train from Ulan-Bator to Ulan-Ude Pass D / ...

$15 - $35

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Drive  •  8h 11m

  1. Drive from Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude 361.4 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude is to train which costs $15 - $35 and takes 14h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude is to fly which costs $110 - $800 and takes 2h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ulan-Bator and arriving at Ulan-Ude Pass. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 14h 31m.

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The distance between Ulan Bator and Ulan-Ude is 439 km. The road distance is 578.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude without a car is to train which takes 14h 31m and costs $15 - $35.

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It takes approximately 2h to get from Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude, including transfers.

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Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from Ulan-Bator station.

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The best way to get from Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude is to fly which takes 2h and costs $110 - $800. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $15 - $35 and takes 14h 31m.

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The quickest flight from Ulan Bator Airport to Ulan-Ude Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Ulan-Ude Pass station.

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Map of how to get from Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude.
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  • Distance: 274.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h

What companies run services between Ulan Bator, Mongolia and Ulan-Ude, Russia?

Hunnu Air LLC flies from Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude twice a week. Alternatively, Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude 6 times a week. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 14h 31m. Russian Railways also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Hunnu Air LLC
Website
hunnuair.com
Flights from Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Ulan-Bator to Ulan-Ude Pass
Ave. Duration
14h 31m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$15 - $23
2nd Class (Kupé)
$23 - $35
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Ulan-Bator to Ulan-Ude Pass
Ave. Duration
15h 43m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
pass.rzd.ru

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Yes, the driving distance between Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude is 578 km. It takes approximately 8h 11m to drive from Ulan Bator to Ulan-Ude.

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Hunnu Air LLC offers flights from Ulan Bator Airport to Ulan-Ude Airport.

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There are 162+ hotels available in Ulan-Ude. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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

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