There are 6 ways to get from Sochi to Grozny by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  17 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Sochi to Mineralnie Wodi
  2. Take the train from Mineralnie Wodi to Nazran D
  3. Take the bus from Nazran' to Groznyy

$30 - $61

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Train  •  23 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Sochi to Prohladnaia
  2. Take the train from Prohladnaia to Grosnij

$28 - $61

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Train via Armawir Rostowskij  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Sochi to Beloretschenskaja
  2. Take the train from Beloretschenskaja to Armawir Rostowskij
  3. Take the train from Armawir Rostowskij to Grosnij

$36 - $76

Bus  •  21 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Sochi to Stavropol, Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Stavropol, Bus Station to Nalchik
  3. Take the bus from Nalchik to Groznyy

$31 - $46

Drive  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Sochi to Grozny 531.8 miles

$50 - $75

Fly  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Sochi (AER) to Grozny (GRV) AER - GRV

$108 - $328

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No, there is no direct bus from Sochi to Grozny. However, there are services departing from Sochi and arriving at Groznyy via Stavropol, Bus Station and Nalchik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sochi to Grozny. However, there are services departing from Sochi and arriving at Grosnij via Beloretschenskaja and Armawir Rostowskij. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 7 min.

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The distance between Sochi and Grozny is 482 km. The road distance is 850.9 km.

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The best way to get from Sochi to Grozny without a car is to train and bus which takes 17 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 17 h 46 min to get from Sochi to Grozny, including transfers.

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Sochi to Grozny bus services, operated by Stav Bilet, depart from Sochi station.

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

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The best way to get from Sochi to Grozny is to train which takes 20 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 53 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 7 h 32 min.

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There is no direct flight from Sochi Airport to Grozny Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Sochi to Grozny bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, arrive at Groznyy station.

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Map of how to get from Sochi to Grozny.
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  • Distance: 301.4 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 46 min

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

You can take a train from Sochi to Grozny via Beloretschenskaja and Armawir Rostowskij in around 20 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sochi to Grozny via Stavropol, Bus Station and Nalchik in around 21 h 53 min.

Airlines
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Sochi to Grozny via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Flights from Sochi to Grozny via Krasnodar, Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Nordwind Airlines
Website
nordwindairlines.ru
Flights from Sochi to Grozny via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Sochi to Grozny via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Sochi to Mineralnie Wodi
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$15 - $22
2nd Class (Kupé)
$22 - $35
Train from Mineralnie Wodi to Nazran
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$10 - $16
2nd Class (Kupé)
$13 - $20
Train from Sochi to Beloretschenskaja
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$10 - $16
2nd Class (Kupé)
$13 - $20
Train from Beloretschenskaja to Armawir Rostowskij
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Kupé)
$10 - $16
Train from Armawir Rostowskij to Grosnij
Ave. Duration
12 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$16 - $24
2nd Class (Kupé)
$24 - $40
Train from Sochi to Prohladnaia
Ave. Duration
15 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$17 - $25
2nd Class (Kupé)
$26 - $40
Train from Prohladnaia to Grosnij
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$11 - $17
2nd Class (Kupé)
$14 - $22
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Nazran' to Groznyy
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Sochi to Stavropol
Ave. Duration
13 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Stavropol, Bus Station to Nalchik
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Nalchik to Groznyy
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Stav Bilet
Website
stavbilet26.ru
Bus from Sochi to Stavropol, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
12 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
stavbilet26.ru
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stavbilet26.ru

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sochi to Grozny is 851 km. It takes approximately 11 h 47 min to drive from Sochi to Grozny.

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Pobeda Airlines LLC, Nordwind Airlines, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and UTair Aviation offer flights from Sochi Airport to Grozny Airport.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Grozny. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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