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There are 9 ways to get from Almaty to Moscow by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Moscow Sheremetyevo  •  8h 11m

  1. Fly from Almaty (ALA) to Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) ALA - SVO

RUB 8093 - RUB 25093

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Train via Kazan  •  3 days 7h

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Kazan Passajirskij
  2. Take the train from Kazan Passajirskij to Moskva Kasanskaja D

RUB 4380 - RUB 8697

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Fly to Zhukovsky  •  9h 12m

  1. Fly from Almaty (ALA) to Zhukovsky (ZIA) ALA - ZIA

RUB 5678 - RUB 18178

Fly to Moscow Vnukovo  •  11h 24m

  1. Fly from Almaty (ALA) to Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) ALA - VKO

RUB 13538 - RUB 34538

Fly to Moscow Domodedovo  •  11h 23m

  1. Fly from Almaty (ALA) to Moscow Domodedovo (DME) ALA - DME

RUB 10148 - RUB 30538

Train  •  3 days 6h

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Agris
  2. Take the train from Agris to Moskva Kasanskaja D

RUB 4419 - RUB 8791

Train, bus via Karaganda  •  3 days 6h

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Karaganda Pass
  2. Take the bus from Karagandy to Yekaterinburg
  3. Take the bus from Yekaterinburg to Ufa 839
  4. Take the bus from Ufa to Moscow

RUB 5807 - RUB 7545

Train, bus  •  3 days 8h

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Kazan Passajirskij
  2. Take the bus from Kazan, Bus Sation to Moscow, Kazansky station

RUB 4495 - RUB 7317

Drive  •  2 days 5h

  1. Drive from Almaty to Moscow 2505.9 miles

RUB 16000 - RUB 24000

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The cheapest way to get from Almaty to Moscow is to train and bus which costs $65 - $120 and takes 3 days 8h.

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The quickest way to get from Almaty to Moscow is to fly which costs $120 - $390 and takes 8h 11m.

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The distance between Almaty and Moscow is 3105 km. The road distance is 4009.5 km.

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The best way to get from Almaty to Moscow without a car is to train which takes 3 days 6h and costs $65 - $140.

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It takes approximately 8h 11m to get from Almaty to Moscow, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Almaty to Moscow is to fly which takes 8h 11m and costs $120 - $390. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $140 and takes 3 days 6h.

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The quickest flight from Almaty Airport to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 45m.

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Moscow is 3h behind Almaty. It is currently 7:13 PM in Almaty and 4:13 PM in Moscow.

Yes, the driving distance between Almaty to Moscow is 4010 km. It takes approximately 2 days 5h to drive from Almaty to Moscow.

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Air Baltic, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and Air Astana offer flights from Almaty Airport to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Almaty to Moscow.
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  • Distance: 1940.7 miles
  • Duration: 8h 11m

What companies run services between Almaty, Kazakhstan and Moscow, Russia?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Air Astana and two other airlines fly from Almaty to Moscow every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Almaty to Moscow via Agris, Moskva Kasanskaja, and Komsomolskaya in around 3 days 6h.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 8000 - RUB 25000
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Vnukovo via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
RUB 15000 - RUB 34000
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 11000 - RUB 25000
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Astana
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 11000 - RUB 26000
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Domodedovo via Novosibirsk
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 12000 - RUB 40000
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Domodedovo via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 12000 - RUB 29000
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Domodedovo via Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
RUB 12000 - RUB 28000
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Almaty to Zhukovsky via Minsk
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 10000 - RUB 21000
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Domodedovo via Minsk
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 13000 - RUB 27000
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Vnukovo via Tashkent
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 17000 - RUB 35000
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Vnukovo via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 20000 - RUB 65000
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Vnukovo via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RUB 15000 - RUB 34000
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Vnukovo via Riga
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RUB 13000 - RUB 34000
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Riga
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RUB 11000 - RUB 30000
Ural Airlines
Website
uralairlines.com
Flights from Almaty to Zhukovsky
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 5500 - RUB 18000
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Almaty to Moscow Domodedovo via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 10000 - RUB 30000
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Almaty 2 to Agris
Ave. Duration
2 days 12h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
RUB 2800 - RUB 5500
Website
railways.kz
Train from Almaty 2 to Karaganda Pass
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
RUB 1000 - RUB 1600
Website
railways.kz
Train from Almaty 2 to Kazan Passajirskij
Ave. Duration
2 days 17h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
RUB 3100 - RUB 6000
Website
railways.kz
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Agris to Moskva Kasanskaja
Ave. Duration
16h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
RUB 1500 - RUB 3700
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
RUB 1500 - RUB 2200
2nd Class (Kupé)
RUB 2500 - RUB 3700
Train from Kazan Passajirskij to Moskva Kasanskaja
Ave. Duration
13h 13m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RUB 1200 - RUB 3100
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
RUB 1200 - RUB 1900
2nd Class (Kupé)
RUB 2000 - RUB 3100
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Karagandy to Yekaterinburg
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
RUB 2000 - RUB 2800
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Ufa Regional Transportation
Website
rb7.ru
Bus from Yekaterinburg to Ufa
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 700 - RUB 1100
Schedules at
rb7.ru
Avtobileter
Phone
8 347 299-36-36
Website
avtobileter.ru
Bus from Ufa to Moscow
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
RUB 2000
Schedules at
avtobileter.ru
Spline Trans
Phone
8(495)507-78-88
Email
mrtrans@bk.ru
Website
spline-trans.ru
Bus from Kazan, Bus Sation to Moscow, Kazansky station
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 1100 - RUB 1400
Schedules at
spline-trans.ru

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