Afrosiyob Train

The Afrosiyob train is the fastest way to travel between the historical cities of Tashkent, Samarkand and Bukhara. Check the Afrosiyob timetable and learn more about this modern train below.

Afrosiyob Train VIP Business-class Economy-class
Tashkent - Samarkand 07:28 09:42 Daily
Samarkand - Tashkent 17:28 19:44 Daily
Samarkand - Tashkent 18:00 20:10 Daily
Tashkent - Samarkand 08:30 10:38 Sa Su
Samarkand - Tashkent 17:00 19:10 Sa Su
Tashkent - Karshi 08:00 11:20 Daily
Karshi - Tashkent 16:48 20:10 Daily
Tashkent - Bukhara 07:28 11:19 Daily
Bukhara - Tashkent 15:50 19:44 Daily
Samarkand - Bukhara 09:50 11:19 Daily
Bukhara - Samarkand 15:50 17:20 Daily
Tashkent - Samarkand 08:00 10:08 Daily
Tashkent - Samarkand 18:45 20:53 Daily
Samarkand - Tashkent 06:37 08:47 Daily
Tashkent - Bukhara 18:45 22:34 Daily
Bukhara - Tashkent 04:55 08:47 Daily
Samarkand - Bukhara 21:03 22:34 Daily
Bukhara - Samarkand 04:55 06:27 Daily
Tashkent - Navoi 07:28 10:40 Daily
Tashkent - Navoi 18:45 21:54 Daily
Navoi - Tashkent 05:35 08:47 Daily
Navoi - Tashkent 16:29 19:44 Daily
Samarkand - Karshi 10:16 11:20 Daily
Karshi - Samarkand 16:48 17:52 Daily
Tashkent - Shakhrisabz 08:00 12:25 Daily
Shakhrisabz - Tashkent 15:43 20:10 Daily
Samarkand - Shakhrisabz 10:16 12:25 Daily
Shakhrisabz - Samarkand 15:43 17:52 Daily

Please arrive 15 min before departure to allow sufficient time for boarding.


The fastest train in Uzbekistan, capable of delivering passengers from Tashkent to Samarkand in just over 2 hours. These high-speed trains were ordered from the Spanish company Talgo and are equipped with modern conveniences including comfortable seating, a climate control system and accommodations for passengers with disabilities. Afrosiyob Trains run from Tashkent to Samarkand before heading in one of two directions: west to Bukhara or southwest to Karshi.

Max speed: 210 km/h

Wagon Options:

  • 2 VIP class cars with 11 seats each
  • 2 business class cars of 26 seats each;
  • 4 economy class carriages with 36 seats each
  • 1 dining car