GETTING MONGOLIA BY CAR
There are several international road links: If you are going to planning to drive Mongolia through Russia, there are two border entries into Mongolia.
Western border of Mongolia-Tsagaannuur is linked by Russian motorway M52 via Russian village Kosh-Agach and Tashanta. Tsagaannuur border is located in the far west of Mongolia in Bayan-Olgii province 2000km from Ulaanbaatar, capital city of Mongolia and open Mon-Sat 9am-1pm and 2pm-6pm. This gives the best choice of off road routes across Mongolia. From Tsagaannur to Ulaanbataar, You will drive around 1600km of unpaved road, mountains, valleys, rivers, deserts and plenty of wildlife and rest of 400km is paved road.
Northern border of Mongolia-Altanbulag is linked via Irkutsk (East Siberia) to Ulaanbaatar. Altanbulag is located in the north of Mongolia. The road from Altanbualag to Ulaanbaatar is paved road. The road isn't good but it is paved and around 380 km.
If you arriving from China, there is one main border entry into Mongolia. Soutern border-Zamiin Uud is linked by Chinese motorway via Chinese village Erlian. The road is around 700km with unpaved and some paved. Travellers are not normally allowed to enter Mongolia by road without a permission obtained from the Mongolian authorities in a advance. We will happy to help you to obtain a permission.