Originally Posted by soundwallah
Salut �* tous,
I have three questions
1_Does anybody knows something about a ferry from Astrakhan to Turkmenbashi ?
2_Is it possible to pass a boarder between Turkmenistan and Iran ?
3_Is it really impossible to enter Iran without a carnet de passage en douane?
Thankyou for your answers
1) The ferry exists and it's working. Departure is not scheduled but there is one boat each week. Deparure from Baku to Turkmenbashi is also not scheduled but one boat normally leave Baku each day. You have to know also that the boat can be leave the port, but it's not easy to know how much time you have to spend waiting in the front of the port of Turkmenbashi. ( one or two days is normal ).
2) yes. No problem.
3) No. It's impossible to enter Iran without carnet.
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