Duration 46h 55m
Distance 1943.3 km
Average price RUB 6000
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The train between Moscow and Derbent takes 46h 55m. The train runs, on average, once a week from Moscow to Derbent. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Moskva Paveleckaia
  2. Mahachkala
  3. Derbent
44h 30m
RUB 4893 - RUB 9508

Moscow to Derbent train times

Trains run once a week between Moscow and Derbent. The service departs Moscow at 19:27 in the evening, which arrives into Derbent at 18:22. All services require a transfer at MAHACHKALA and take an average of 46h 55m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Moscow to Derbent? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Moscow to Derbent. However, there are services departing from Moskva Paveleckaia and arriving at Derbent via Mahachkala. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44h 30m.

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The distance between Moscow and Derbent is 1705 km. The road distance is 1943.3 km.

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Moscow to Derbent train services, operated by Russian Railways (РЖД), depart from Moskva Paveleckaia station.

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Moscow to Derbent train services, operated by Ukrainian Railways, arrive at Derbent station.

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There are 61+ hotels available in Derbent. Prices start at RUB 6250 per night.

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What companies run services between Moscow and Derbent?

You can take a train from Moscow to Derbent via Mahachkala in around 44h 30m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
47h 7m
Once a week
Estimated price
RUB 1500 - RUB 11000

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