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There are 2 ways to get from Samara to Balakovo by train or car

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Train  •  3h 59m

  1. Take the train from Samara to Balakovo D

$11 - $21

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Drive  •  3h 55m

  1. Drive from Samara to Balakovo 167.2 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Samara to Balakovo is to train which costs RUB 700 - RUB 1400 and takes 3h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Samara to Balakovo is to drive which costs RUB 1000 - RUB 1600 and takes 3h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Samara and arriving at Balakovo. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 59m.

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The distance between Samara and Balakovo is 205 km. The road distance is 267.5 km.

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The best way to get from Samara to Balakovo without a car is to train which takes 3h 59m and costs RUB 700 - RUB 1400.

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The train from Samara to Balakovo takes 3h 59m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Samara to Balakovo train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from Samara station.

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Samara to Balakovo train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Balakovo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Samara to Balakovo is 267 km. It takes approximately 3h 55m to drive from Samara to Balakovo.

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There are 60+ hotels available in Balakovo. Prices start at $15 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 128.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 59m

What companies run services between Samara, Russia and Balakovo, Russia?

Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Samara to Balakovo once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $21 and the journey takes 3h 59m.

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Russian Railways (RZhD)

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