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by wild-goose.ch
Mon Mar 09, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Coronavirus border closures & re-openings
Replies: 243
Views: 33248

Re: Corona virus border closures

News from the Ferry Alat (Aserbaijan) - Aqtau (Kazakhstan): The ferry did not run the last days due to bad weather condition. Today there supposed to be one leaving, but trucks and passengers only. Overlanders by car can not buy a ticket. Some freinds by bicycle were able to get registred and hopefu...
by wild-goose.ch
Fri Mar 06, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Coronavirus border closures & re-openings
Replies: 243
Views: 33248

Re: Corona virus border closures

Got the following email from the port in Baku about the ferry Alat - Aqtau: "Please be informed that vessels in this direction already work. However, there are some restrictions to Iranian citizens and cars under Iranian registration." By phone they told us there were three ferries leaving yesterday...
by wild-goose.ch
Thu Mar 05, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Coronavirus border closures & re-openings
Replies: 243
Views: 33248

Re: Corona virus border closures

Ferry from Alat to Aqtau: Today we are told that the ferry takes passengers but no cars. Guess things change fast these days...
by wild-goose.ch
Tue Mar 03, 2020 2:24 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Coronavirus border closures & re-openings
Replies: 243
Views: 33248

Re: Corona virus border closures

The ferry between Alat (Azerbaijan) and Aqtau (Kazachstan) is not running the neyt 14 days (up to march 17th) as Kazachstan closed the custom. We have been at the port today, they told us.
by wild-goose.ch
Tue Feb 18, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Matsimi - Balakan Border Crossing Reports (Georgia - Azerbaijan)
Replies: 9
Views: 2628

Re: Matsimi - Balakan Border Crossing Reports (Georgia - Azerbaijan)

We passed the Lagodechi - Balakan-boarder yesterday. The georgian side was no problem at all, just make sure you have your visa for Azerbaijan ready. On the Aserbaijan side it took us about 90 minutes to get the passport checked, the car inspected (and they really inspect it. Be prepared to open all...