Temirbaba (Turkmen-Kazakh) border crossing reports

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Temirbaba (Turkmen-Kazakh) border crossing reports

Postby Milad » Fri Jul 20, 2018 9:40 am

The British Foreign and Commonwealth¹ office reports that the Turkmen-Kazhakh border has been closed until further notice. As always when the Turkmens do things, there is a lack of further information. If you're in Turkmenistan on a transit visa right now and stuck because of this, I recommend contacting the Embassy of your country ASAP.

[1] https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/turkmenistan
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Re: Turkmen-Kazhakh border currently closed

Postby steven » Tue Oct 16, 2018 10:54 am

Talked to the ambassador in Aktau. Still closed in October.
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Re: Turkmen-Kazhakh border currently closed

Postby Tot hier en verder » Thu Mar 28, 2019 9:01 am

Asked about the current situation during a trip to Turkmenistan this week. The border is still closed in March 2019.
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Temirbaba border crossing

Postby Billmurie » Fri Jul 26, 2019 10:46 am

We wish to drive from Aktau to Turkmenbashi via the Temirbaba border crossing? Is this border currently open and is the road fully open?
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Re: Temirbaba (Turkmen-Kazakh) border crossing reports

Postby Frankieeee » Mon Aug 19, 2019 8:25 am

So I tried to call to the number specified on the Tu bordr crossing page ( +7 708 987 3935) and the guy was pretty angry, he said he has nothing to do with it and does not know anyrhing about Temirbaba. So I suggest delete the info from the site.
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Re: Temirbaba (Turkmen-Kazakh) border crossing reports

Postby Frankieeee » Tue Aug 20, 2019 6:38 am

One more note, I went to Turkmen embassy in Bishkek today and after some calls they confirmed that the crossing is still closed.
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