New Chinggis Khaan International Airport (known as Ulaanbaatar airport) opened on 4th July 2021 and the old airport (Buyant Ukhaa airport) is no longer operational for international and domestic flights. New Ulaanbaatar airport is located 52 km from the city center (from Sukhbaatar square) in Khushitgt valley, Tuv province. There are several ways to get from the Ulaanbaatar airport to the city, including Public buses, airport shuttle buses, airport taxis, and private transfers.
1. Public bus lines to new Ulaanbaatar airport
Since the new Ulaanbaatar airport is operational, four new express bus lines from the airport to city are set by Ulaanbaatar public transportation department. However, these buses aren’t regularly active nowadays due to charter flights in Mongolia.
Public bus fares to/ from Ulaanbaatar airport to city is 1000 MNT for adults and 700 MNT for children in one way.
2. Ulaanbaatar airport shuttle buses
Ulaanbaatar airport opened shuttle bus services at the airport. However, this service is currently not running with a regular timetable due to fewer flights in Mongolia. They collect passengers and serve them at the moment. If you prefer this service, you should contact them and book your seats.
Shuttle bus routes:
3. Taxis at Ulaanbaatar airport (new international airport)
We currently have charter flights in Mongolia. Therefore, there are no regular taxis at the new Ulaanbaatar International airport. Taxi fare from the new Ulaanbaatar airport to city center ranges from 120,000 to 150,000 MNT depending on your arrival/departure locations. You can call taxi companies to book your ride. There are several taxi companies in Ulaanbaatar, including VIP taxi, UB cab.
4. Private airport transfer at Ulaanbaatar airport
As you know, booking a private transfer is the safest way to take to your destination. You can book your private transfer through your hotels, taxi companies, or travel companies in Ulaanbaatar for the private transfer. They may give you different price options.
If you are just stepped off the plane, tired from a long flight, there can be no better choice than a private airport transfer direct to your destination. Also, booking a private transfer is the safest way to take you to your destination. Private transfer in Ulaanbaatar is not that expensive but gives you the following benefits;
- Less stress
- Comfort and reduced tension
- Security and reliability
- And more …
We also offer a reliable airport transfer service starting from 40 USD (120,000 MNT) from the new International Ulaanbaatar airport
5. Driving to new Ulaanbaatar airport
The new Ulaanbaatar airport is connected with the city by a 32.5 km new highway road through Yarmag Bureau-Aitsyn Davaa-Turgen Bridge-Bukhogikhutul-Khushig Valley and no U-turns on this road.
The road toll point is at the gate of an airport. Toll:
Road fee (one-way)
Sedan, SUV (less than 8 seats) and Motorcycle
Minivan (less than 16 seats)
Airport parking fee:
More than 150 min
Car with less than 8 seats
Vehicles with more than 8 seats
Updated on 05 October 2021.
How far is Ulaanbaatar Airport to city center?
New Ulaanbaatar airport is located 52 km from the city center (from Sukhbaatar square) in Khushitgt valley, Tuv province.
is there public bus line to airport?
Yes, there are 4 bus routes to airport.