There are 4 ways to get from Van to Yerevan by bus, car or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, drive  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Van to Ağrı
  2. Take the bus from Ağrı to Dogubeyazit
  3. Drive from Dogubeyazit to Yerevan

$94 - $151

Cheapest option

Bus, Electric train  •  16 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Van to Horasan
  2. Take the bus from Horasan to Tuzluca
  3. Take the Electric train from Araks to Yerevan 681 / ...

$18 - $25

2 alternative options

Bus, drive via Horasan  •  15 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Van to Horasan
  2. Take the bus from Horasan to Igdir
  3. Drive from Igdir to Yerevan

$91 - $143

Drive  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Van to Yerevan 442 miles

$90 - $140

What companies run services between Van, Turkey and Yerevan, Armenia?

There is no direct connection from Van to Yerevan. However, you can take the bus to Ağrı, take the bus to Dogubeyazit, then take the drive to Yerevan. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Horasan, take the bus to Igdir, then take the drive to Yerevan.

Train operators
South Caucasus Railway - Electric trains
Website
ukzhd.am
Train from Araks to Yerevan
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
South Caucasus Railway
Website
ukzhd.am
Train from Araks to Yerevan
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
ukzhd.am
Reserved seats car
$10 - $11
Extra Comfort Compartment
$18 - $19
Compartment car
$12 - $14
Sleeping car
$25 - $27
Bus operators
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Ağrı to Dogubeyazit
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Van to Horasan
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Horasan to Igdir
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Horasan to Tuzluca
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Van and Yerevan is 211 km. The road distance is 707 km.

The cheapest way to get from Van to Yerevan is to bus and Electric train which costs 85 ₺ - 130 ₺ and takes 16 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Van to Yerevan is to drive which takes 10 h 16 min and costs 440 ₺ - 650 ₺.

It takes approximately 13 h 58 min to get from Van to Yerevan, including transfers.