I am an Indian women will be travelling with two male friend to Mongolia and Russia in october 2018 my question is
1. I want to go to Irkutsk from Ulaan Baatar without wasting much time to Ulaan Ude. Is there any budget option? I understand there is one trans Mongolian train . apart from that there is one train ( daily? in October?
Can I take train ticket up to Sukhabbatar then border crossing by train through another ticket and then a new ticket to Irkutsk . I have read some account from Russia to Mongolia like this . Does any one have experience from Mongolian side
2. Can I take night train which leave around 20 -30 in night from Ulaan Baatar and reach 04 30 am in the morning to sukhabbatar then take any taxi to altanbulag cross border by anothe taxi to reach Kyaktha then so me taxi or van to reach Naushki to catch train to Irkutsk . is it possible in october? will it save time?