On international passenger routes, there are rules for the transportation of animals according to which a passenger has the right to carry pets (dogs, cats, birds) in a special container at the expense of the norm of hand luggage in spaces intended for placement of hand luggage.
Dogs that are not placed in a special container, but are muzzled and kept in a belt harness, should be transported in a separate compartment of a compartment coach (no more than two). In this case, a passenger must pay the cost of travel tickets at the full rate for the number of occupied seats in a compartment.
No additional fees are charged for the transportation of pets.
However, in the trains of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC it is only allowed to carry pets (dogs, cats, birds) in a separate compartment of compartment coaches. In this case, a passenger must pay the cost of travel documents at the full rate for the number of occupied seats in a compartment, except for the seats occupied by children whose travel was paid at the child rate.
A guide dog is allowed to be carried in coaches of any category without additional seat payment. In this case, a dog must be unmuzzled and kept in a short belt harness near a passenger whom a dog accompanies.