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Introducing Dushanbe


The culture and architecture in Dushanbe bear traces of the Soviet period. The presence of Russian soldiers in the city and hearing Russian spoken as the second official language gives visitors a sense of being in Russia. Dushanbe is a modern city with wide streets, and some time should be devoted to the city’s cultural tours. Here’s a fact: Dushanbe means “Monday” in Tajik.

Dushanbe is known for:


History and Art Mountain

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Tezgar (12 km)
Chimteppa (16 km)
CURRENCY
Tajik Somoni (TJS)

COUNTRY CODE
+992

ELECTRIC POWER
C, F

TIME ZONE
GMT +5

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
N/A

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL (2 PEOPLE)
N/A

Average Temperature

January
2.2 °C
February
3.9 °C
March
9.4 °C
April
15.6 °C
May
20 °C
June
25.6 °C
July
27.2 °C
August
25 °C
September
20 °C
October
14.4 °C
November
8.9 °C
December
5 °C

Dushanbe airport information

PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

Dushanbe city center is 5 km from the airport and you can get there using the number 8 bus. Between 06:00 and 23:00, you can also use the passenger taxi-dolmuş service that travels between the airport and city center. It costs 3 Tajikistani somoni and takes around 10–15 minutes to make the journey from the airport to the city center.

Average time from airport: 10-15 minutes

Distance from airport: 5 km

TAXI:

If you don’t want to waste time waiting for buses, you can get to the city center using the 24 hour taxi service that runs from the airport. The average cost of a taxi from the airport to the city center is 5–15 US dollars.

Average taxi price: 5-15 US dollars

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