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There are 3 ways to get from Irkutsk to Birobidzhan by plane, train or car

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Fly, train

  1. Fly from Irkutsk (IKT) to Khabarovsk (KHV)
  2. Take the train from Habarovsk 1 to Birobidjan 1

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Train

  1. Take the train from Irkutsk Pas to Birobidjan 1

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Drive

  1. Drive from Irkutsk to Birobidzhan

Irkutsk to Birobidzhan by train

17 Weekly Trains
2 days 12h Average Duration
RUB 4100 Cheapest Price
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Irkutsk → Birobidzhan
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Birobidzhan is 8-800-2000-112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Birobidzhan is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Birobidzhan is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Irkutsk to Birobidzhan is to train which costs RUB 4100 - RUB 9000 and takes 2 days 12h.

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The quickest way to get from Irkutsk to Birobidzhan is to fly and train which costs RUB 5500 - RUB 25000 and takes 6h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Irkutsk Pas and arriving at Birobidjan 1. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 days 12h.

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It is 2046 km from Irkutsk to Birobidzhan. It is approximately 3019.9 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Irkutsk to Birobidzhan without a car is to train which takes 2 days 12h and costs RUB 4100 - RUB 9000.

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It takes approximately 6h 53m to get from Irkutsk to Birobidzhan, including transfers.

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Irkutsk to Birobidzhan train services, operated by Russian Railways (РЖД), depart from Irkutsk Pas station.

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The quickest flight from Irkutsk Airport to Khabarovsk Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 10m.

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Birobidzhan is 2h ahead of Irkutsk. It is currently 9:11 AM in Irkutsk and 11:11 AM in Birobidzhan.

Irkutsk to Birobidzhan train services, operated by Russian Railways (РЖД), arrive at Birobidjan 1 station.

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Map of how to get from Irkutsk to Birobidzhan.
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  • Distance: 2045.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 53m

What companies run services between Irkutsk, Russia and Birobidzhan, Russia?

Russian Railways (РЖД) operates a train from Irkutsk Pas to Birobidjan 1 twice daily. Tickets cost RUB 4100 - RUB 9000 and the journey takes 2 days 12h.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Irkutsk to Khabarovsk
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 4400 - RUB 23000
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Irkutsk to Khabarovsk
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RUB 4400 - RUB 23000
Aircompany Yakutia
Website
yakutia.aero
Flights from Irkutsk to Khabarovsk via Yakutsk
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RUB 6500 - RUB 31000
Train operators
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Habarovsk 1 to Birobidjan 1
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
RUB 950 - RUB 1500
Website
http://pass.rzd.ru/main-pass/public/en
3rd Class (Platzcart)
RUB 1000 - RUB 1500
2nd Class (Kupé)
RUB 950 - RUB 1400
Train from Irkutsk Pas to Birobidjan 1
Ave. Duration
2 days 12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RUB 4100 - RUB 9000
Website
http://pass.rzd.ru/main-pass/public/en
3rd Class (Platzcart)
RUB 4100 - RUB 6000
2nd Class (Kupé)
RUB 6000 - RUB 9000

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Yes, the driving distance between Irkutsk to Birobidzhan is 3020 km. It takes approximately 41h 31m to drive from Irkutsk to Birobidzhan.

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Aeroflot Russian Airlines, S7 Airlines and Aircompany Yakutia offer flights from Irkutsk Airport to Khabarovsk Airport.

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The best way to get from Irkutsk to Irkutsk Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs RUB 170 - RUB 210.

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