Baku Heydar Aliyev International (GYD) Airport Transfer

Baku Heydar Aliyev International Airport GYD is located in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, and is the busiest airport in Baku. Located approximately 20 km from Baku city center, the airport is the hub for Azerbaijan Airlines, Buta Airways, and Silk Way West Airlines. Baku Airport arrivals and departures serve over 4.5 million passengers annually. Passengers can wonder; how many airports are there in Baku? Or why is Baku airport code GYD? Or maybe, Which country is Baku Airport in? There are two airports and also three heliports in Baku, the capital city of Azerbaijan.

The geographical location of Baku Airport GYD is ideal for transfer flights. It provides connections in both east-west and north-south directions, especially thanks to regular flights all over Russia. There are regular flights to central destinations in Asia, Europe, North America, and the Middle East, as well as seasonal flights to many leisure destinations on the Mediterranean coast.

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Transfers From & To Baku Heydar Aliyev International Airport

As a passenger, if you ask “How do I get from Baku Airport to the city?” There are different public transportation and private airport transfer service options including airport shuttle. What about the Baku Airport taxi? How much is a taxi from Baku Airport to the city? Is Uber available in Baku? There are official taxis and premium taxi services at the airport but there is not a certain price for this transfer. The only common knowledge is that a cheap taxi to the airport or from Baku Airport does not exist.

By Bus to GYD

Airport Express Bus or Baku Bus can be used for transportation between Heydar Aliyev International Airport and Baku city center. These buses are accessible from Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Baku transfer buses serve between the Airport and Koroglu Metro Station, and the journey takes 30 minutes. 

From here, you can go to 28 Mayis Metro Station by transferring to the metro. It is also possible to transfer from Baku Airport to other destinations in Azerbaijan and Baku using metro and train connections.

Aeroexpress stops and opening hours are as follows: Terminal 1 - Terminal 2

  • Surakhani Bridge
  • Koroglu Metro Station
  • 28 Mayıs Metro Station / Central Train Station

Working hours: Around the clock

By Subway 

The Baku Metro network consists of four metro lines. Access to three of these networks is possible with the 28 May Metro Station. From here, popular destinations such as Sahil and Icheri Sheher can be reached.

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Baku Heydar Aliyev Airport Private Transfer

Forget about insecure, expensive taxi in Baku to the airport or from the airport. We offer you personalized transportation from Baku Heydar Aliyev Airport to the city at We allow you to compare different vehicle types such as luxury, budget-friendly, minivan to fully meet your needs. 

  • We also have additional service options such as VIP Fast Track, roof rack, and pet-friendly. Booking a transfer service will help you enjoy a fast, comfortable and hassle free journey between Heydar Aliyev International Airport and your hotel in Baku or any destination in your Baku tour!

You can solve your transportation problem at Baku Airport in just three easy steps. You will not encounter any hidden fees, thanks to the free waiting period, you can safely exit when your plane lands. Your experienced English-speaking driver will be waiting for you at the arrival hall with a name table.

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Most Popular Destinations Near Baku Heydar Aliyev International (GYD) Airport

DestinationDistanceEstimated Time
Baku, Azerbaijan20.82 km24 min.
Baku Marriott Hotel Boulevard23.83 km25 min.
Hyatt Regency Baku26.59 km33 min.
Icheri-sheher, Baku25.94 km32 min.
Old City Baku25.94 km32 min.
Nizami Street, Baku24.74 km30 min.
Flame Towers, Baku27.34 km33 min.
Heydar Aliyev Center20.46 km22 min.

Frequently Asked Questions About Baku Heydar Aliyev Airport