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There are 2 ways to get from Novorossiysk to Donetsk by train, bus or car

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Train, bus, drive  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the train from Noworossijsk to Rostov Glavnij D
  2. Take the bus from Rostov-na-Donu to Taganrog
  3. Drive from Taganrog to Starobesheve

$30 - $59

1 alternative option

Drive  •  8h 36m

  1. Drive from Novorossiysk to Donetsk 383.2 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Novorossiysk to Donetsk is to train and bus and drive which costs RUB 1900 - RUB 3900 and takes 11h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Novorossiysk to Donetsk is to drive which costs RUB 2400 - RUB 3600 and takes 8h 36m.

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The distance between Novorossiysk and Donetsk is 367 km. The road distance is 613.1 km.

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It takes approximately 11h 13m to get from Novorossiysk to Donetsk, including transfers.

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Donetsk is 1h behind Novorossiysk. It is currently 7:43 AM in Novorossiysk and 6:43 AM in Donetsk.

Yes, the driving distance between Novorossiysk to Donetsk is 613 km. It takes approximately 8h 36m to drive from Novorossiysk to Donetsk.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Donetsk. Prices start at $13 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Novorossiysk to Donetsk.
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  • Distance: 229.2 miles
  • Duration: 11h 13m

What companies run services between Novorossiysk, Russia and Donetsk, Ukraine?

There is no direct connection from Novorossiysk to Donetsk. However, you can take the train to Rostov Glavnij, take the walk to Rostov-na-Donu, take the bus to Taganrog, take the drive to Starobesheve, then take the bus to Donetsk. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Donetsk.

Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Train from Noworossijsk to Rostov Glavnij
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $30
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$14 - $21
2nd Class (Kupé)
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Bus from Rostov-na-Donu to Taganrog
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
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