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There are 3 ways to get from Makhachkala to Grozny by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi, bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Mahachkala to Kisiljurt D
  2. Take a taxi from Kisiljurt to Shelkovskaya
  3. Take the bus from Shelkovskaya to Groznyy 415

$96 - $127

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Mahachkala to Gudermes D
  2. Take the train from Gudermes to Grosnij

$17 - $30

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Makhachkala to Grozny 102.7 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Makhachkala to Grozny is to drive which costs RUB 650 - RUB 950 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Makhachkala to Grozny is to drive which costs RUB 650 - RUB 950 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Makhachkala to Grozny. However, there are services departing from Mahachkala and arriving at Grosnij via Gudermes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 28 min.

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The distance between Makhachkala and Grozny is 152 km. The road distance is 164.3 km.

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The best way to get from Makhachkala to Grozny without a car is to train and taxi and bus which takes 4 h 57 min and costs RUB 6000 - RUB 8500.

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Makhachkala to Grozny, including transfers.

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Makhachkala to Grozny train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from Mahachkala station.

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Makhachkala to Grozny train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Grosnij station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Makhachkala to Grozny is 164 km. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Makhachkala to Grozny.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Grozny. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Makhachkala to Grozny.
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  • Distance: 94.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

What companies run services between Makhachkala, Russia and Grozny, Russia?

You can take a train from Makhachkala to Grozny via Gudermes in around 6 h 28 min.

Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Mahachkala to Kisiljurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$8 - $13
2nd Class (Kupé)
$9 - $14
Train from Mahachkala to Gudermes
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Kupé)
$11 - $17
Train from Gudermes to Grosnij
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$8 - $13
2nd Class (Kupé)
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Vokzal Avto
Phone
37-37-90
Website
vokzal-avto.ru
Bus from Shelkovskaya to Groznyy
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
avtovokzal-volgograd.ru
Other operators
Taxi from Kisiljurt to Shelkovskaya
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Такси ЛАДА
Phone
+7 928 676-60-00

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