There are 3 ways to get from Vitebsk to Smolensk by train, night train or car

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Train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Vitebsk to Smolensk D

$6 - $12

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Night train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the night train from Vitebsk to Smolensk D

$6 - $10

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Vitebsk to Smolensk 85.4 miles

$7 - $12

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vitebsk and arriving at Smolensk. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Vitebsk and Smolensk is 126 km. The road distance is 136.7 km.

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The best way to get from Vitebsk to Smolensk without a car is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs .

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The train from Vitebsk to Smolensk takes 2 h 44 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Vitebsk to Smolensk train services, operated by Belorussian Railways (BŽD), depart from Vitebsk station.

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Vitebsk to Smolensk train services, operated by Belorussian Railways (BŽD), arrive at Smolensk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vitebsk to Smolensk is 137 km. It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to drive from Vitebsk to Smolensk.

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There are 179+ hotels available in Smolensk. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vitebsk to Smolensk.
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  • Distance: 78.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

What companies run services between Vitebsk, Belarus and Smolensk, Russia?

Belorussian Railways (BŽD) operates a train from Vitebsk to Smolensk twice a week. Tickets cost $6 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 44 min.

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Belorussian Railways (BŽD)

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