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Introducing Bishkek


Bishkek is a charming city with wide roads, marble state buildings, and lovely parks. It is Kygyzstan's largest city and was modeled after a chessboard. Bishkek is a green city where you can see Kyrgyz culture alongside the remnants of ther Soviet era.

Bishkek is known for:


Nature and Wildlife Mountain Trekking

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Kant (25 km)
Kara-Balta (69 km)
Tokmok (74 km)
CURRENCY
Som (KGS)

COUNTRY CODE
+996

ELECTRIC POWER
C, F

TIME ZONE
GMT +6

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
€1.38

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL (2 PEOPLE)
€13.35

Average Temperature

Bishkek airport information

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PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

You can get from Bishkek Airport to the city center using the passenger minbus that operate from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. The city center is 35 km from the airport and it takes about 30-35 minutes.

Average time from airport: 35 km

Distance from airport: 30–35 minutes

TAXI:

You can get to the city center using the 24-hour taxi service that runs from the airport. We recommend that you use the Manas Taxi company for a safe and secure journey. The average cost fora taxi from the airport to the city center is KGS 600 (som).

Average taxi price: KGS 600

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