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For those looking to travel the other way, ie Almaty to Yining, I was told this morning at the bus station ticket office that there is not longer a direct bus from Almaty, apparently it stoked operating a month ago.
- Sat Jul 29, 2017 1:46 pm
- Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
- Topic: Hojayli - Konye-Urgench border crossing (UZ - TM)
- Replies: 43
- Views: 21596
Their is no longer a "no-man's land" area between check points, so nice easy taxi (shared cost 3M) to the Turkmenistan boarder. About a 500m walk to customs, then 200m walk to the Uzbekistan boarder and taxis were waiting outside (10 USD) to Nukus. Very easy and happy guards.
- Mon Jul 24, 2017 2:23 am
- Forum: Turkmenistan
- Topic: Turkmenistan transit visa poll
- Replies: 81
- Views: 43367
I received a 5 day transit letter from the embassy in London. I'm about to see (tomorrow) if the scanned letter works at the boarder. The embassy in London were very friendly (I did it over the phone and by post). They said it would take 10 days, it was about 15 in the end and they just emailed the ...
- Sun Jul 02, 2017 5:23 am
- Forum: Visas & embassy reports
- Topic: Iran Visa on Arrival at Armenian border
- Replies: 11
- Views: 6856
I called Amiri yesterday to see if I could get a VOA at the border. He told me it is impossible. He is now based in Tehran. Again, he told me to used the online visa application (he even texted me the link) and told me to fly from Yerevan to Tehran to get the visa that way. Amiri was very friendly. ...