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

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Fly  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Irkutsk (IKT) to Novosibirsk (OVB) IKT - OVB

$127 - $148

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Train  •  32 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Irkutsk Passajirskij to Novosibirsk(RUS) D

$30 - $85

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Drive  •  26 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Irkutsk to Novosibirsk 1145.4 miles

$110 - $170

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Irkutsk Passajirskij and arriving at Novosibirsk(RUS). Services depart three times a day, and operate Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 32 h 11 min.

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The distance between Irkutsk and Novosibirsk is 1434 km. The road distance is 1832.6 km.

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The best way to get from Irkutsk to Novosibirsk without a car is to train which takes 32 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Irkutsk to Novosibirsk, including transfers.

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Irkutsk to Novosibirsk train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from Irkutsk Passajirskij station.

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The best way to get from Irkutsk to Novosibirsk is to fly which takes 3 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 32 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Irkutsk Airport to Novosibirsk Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Novosibirsk is 1 h behind Irkutsk. It is currently 6:32 AM in Irkutsk and 5:32 AM in Novosibirsk.

Irkutsk to Novosibirsk train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Novosibirsk(RUS) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Irkutsk to Novosibirsk is 1833 km. It takes approximately 26 h 41 min to drive from Irkutsk to Novosibirsk.

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Map of how to get from Irkutsk to Novosibirsk.
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  • Distance: 896.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

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

IrAero and S7 Airlines fly from Irkutsk to Novosibirsk twice daily. Alternatively, Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Irkutsk to Novosibirsk 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $85 and the journey takes 32 h 11 min.

Airlines
IrAero
Website
iraero.ru
Flights from Irkutsk to Novosibirsk
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Irkutsk to Novosibirsk via Krasnoyarsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Irkutsk to Novosibirsk
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Irkutsk Passajirskij to Novosibirsk(RUS)
Ave. Duration
32 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$30 - $50
2nd Class (Kupé)
$55 - $85

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S7 Airlines and IrAero offer flights from Irkutsk Airport to Novosibirsk Airport.

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There are 801+ hotels available in Novosibirsk. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Irkutsk to Irkutsk Airport is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs .

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