Kazakhstan by train
How to travel in Kazakhstan by train: information, connections, blog and travel reports. Help in our forum to buy train tickets.
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Buy the train ticket at a railway station. Note: in some countries you have to pay a service fee at the ticket counter. The ticket can be purchased at a station in the country of departure, also sometimes in other countries.
Kazakhstan - China
To travel from Kazakhstan to China by train, you have once per week a direct overnight train from Almaty (Kazakhstan) to Ürümqi (or Urumqi / China). The journey time is about 36 hours. Buy your train ticket via the given booking link (write the city name like "Urumqi").
Kazakhstan - Russia
If you want to travel from Kazakhstan to Russia, buy your train ticket locally at a train station in Kazakhstan or via one of the given booking links. There are direct overnight trains available between both countries.