Getting to Mongolia

THERE ARE TWO WAYS TO GET TO MONGOLIA, BY AIR OR BY TRAIN.

BY AIR
You can get to Mongolia by the Mongolian airline MIAT, the Russian airline Aeroflot, Air China, Korean Air, and Turkish Airlines. The Mongolian airline MIAT has direct flights to Berlin, Moscow, Beijing, Tokyo, Osaka, and Seoul. Korean Air has several flights a week to Ulaanbaatar City. The Russian Airline Aeroflot makes 2 flights a week to Ulaanbaatar City.  If  you are coming from Europe, our recommended routes are, first to fly to Berlin, then to transfer there to a MIAT flight or fly to Moscow, then take a MIAT or Aeroflot flights to Ulaanbaatar City.
U.S. travelers might find less expensive to buy tickets from a Mongolian air-ticket agency in the U.S. If you are coming from the U.S., one option is to take a United Airlines flight to Beijing and then transfer to MIAT or Air China flight to Ulaanbaatar. Another option is to fly to Seoul, Korea and then take Korean Airlines flight to Mongolia.
YOU CAN ACCESS ULAANBAATAR WITH SCHEDULED AND DIRECT FLIGHTS FROM FOLLOWING WORLD MAJOR CITIES:

 

City (Airport name, IATA Code)

 

Airlines

Flight duration (approximate time)

FRANKFURT

(Frankfurt Airport - FRA)

MIAT Mongolian Airlines   
 

11 hours
 

BERLIN

(Berlin Brandenburg Airport - BER)

MIAT Mongolian Airlines   

 

10 hours

(sometimes with a technical stop at Moscow)

MOSCOW

(Sheremetyevo International Airport - SVO)

MIAT Mongolian Airlines and Aeroflot Russian Airlines  

6 hours

PARIS

(Charles de Gaulle Airport - CDG)

Hunnu Air     

 

11-12 hours

(with a technical stop at Ekaterinburg, Russia)

BEIJING

(Beijing Capital International Airport - PEK)

MIAT Mongolian Airlines and Air China    

2  hours

HONG KONG

(Hong Kong International Airport - HKG)

MIAT Mongolian Airlines and Hunnu Air  

4-5 hours

SHANGHAI

(Shanghai Pudong International Airport - PVG)

Hunnu Air    

3-4 hours

BANGKOK

(Suvarnabhumi Airport - BKK)

Hunnu Air   

6 hours

ISTANBUL

(Istanbul Atatürk Airport - IST)

Turkish Airlines    

10 hours

SEOUL

(Incheon International Airport - ICN)

MIAT Mongolian Airlines and Korean Air    

4 hours

SINGAPORE

(Singapore Changi Airport - SIN)

MIAT Mongolian Airlines   

 

9-10 hours

(with a short stop in Beijing)

TOKYO

(Narita International Airport - NRT and Haneda Airport - HND)

MIAT Mongolian Airlines (from NRT) and Hunnu Air (from HND)

6hours

OSAKA

(Kansai International Airport - KIX)

 

operated in summer time by MIAT Mongolian Airlines

BISHKEK

(Manas International Airport - FRU)

Turkish Airlines  

 

 

4 hours

 

 

Ulaanbaatar’s Chinggis Khan Airport is Mongolia’s major international airport; the code is ULN. In June, July and August most flights are full, so best way is to book well in advance. We book a air ticket according the client’s request.
BY TRAIN
Travelling by famous Trans-Siberian railway gives you lifetime opportunities of experiencing different countries, different cultures on one holiday and many more besides it is cost effective, practical and reliable. When you are in the train, you will look completely different landscapes all daylong through the windows of the train, which is like watching live TV through your window.
There are several branch lines of Trans-Siberian railroad.  The longest rail line (7900 km) runs from St. Petersburg through Moscow, Russia and Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia to Beijing, China. The train spans seven zones and two continents.  The journey takes 5 days from Moscow to Ulaanbaatar and takes 35 hours from Ulaanbaatar to Beijing. 
We book a train ticket according the client’s request, and please note that tickets can only be purchased at least one month in advance.