There are 8 ways to get from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod by plane, subway, bus, train, night train, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly, subway  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Kazan (KZN) to Nizhny Novgorod (GOJ) KZN - GOJ
  2. Take the subway from Park Kultury to Gorkovskaya

$48 - $383

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Kazan' to Nizhniy Novgorod 248.2 miles

$9

6 alternative options

Bus Vam avtobus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Kazan' to Nizhniy Novgorod

$9 - $15

Bus Ulyanovsk Bus Terminal  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Kazan' to Tsivilsk
  2. Take the bus from Tsivilsk to Nizhni Novgorod

$14 - $23

Train  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Wosstanie Passajirsk to Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk

$14 - $35

Night train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the night train from Kazan Passajirskij to Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk Express

$14 - $35

Taxi  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod 248.7 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod 248.7 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod is to rideshare which costs RUB 552 and takes 6 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod is to fly and subway which costs RUB 3100 - RUB 26000 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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The distance between Kazan and Nizhny Novgorod is 323 km. The road distance is 397.9 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to get from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kazan' and arriving at Nizhniy Novgorod. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Kazan Passajirskij and arriving at Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 51 min.

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The best way to get from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod without a car is to bus which takes 7 h and costs RUB 600 - RUB 1000.

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Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod bus services, operated by Vam avtobus, arrive at Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk station.

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Map of how to get from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod.
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  • Distance: 202.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 6 min

What companies run services between Kazan, Russia and Nizhny Novgorod, Russia?

Vam avtobus operates a bus from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod twice daily. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 7 h. Spline Trans also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $35 and the journey takes 9 h 20 min.

Airlines
Rainbow Airlines
Flights from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Wosstanie Passajirsk to Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$14 - $21
2nd Class (Kupé)
$21 - $35
Night train from Kazan Passajirskij to Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$14 - $21
2nd Class (Kupé)
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Vam avtobus
Website
avtobus-nn-kazan.ru
Bus from Kazan' to Nizhniy Novgorod
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
avtobus-nn-kazan.ru
Spline Trans
Phone
8(495)507-78-88
Email
mrtrans@bk.ru
Website
spline-trans.ru
Bus from Kazan, Bus Sation to Nizhny Novgorod
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
spline-trans.ru
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Kazan' to Tsivilsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Ulyanovsk Bus Terminal
Phone
(8422) 48-80-74
Email
patp-ul@mail.ru
Website
autovokzal73.ru
Bus from Tsivilsk to Nizhni Novgorod
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
autovokzal73.ru
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Kazan' to Nizhniy Novgorod
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Soyuz Taksi
Phone
+7 (919) 6452573
Website
taxikazan.ru
Taxi Kazan City
Phone
+7 843 500-00-05
Website
taxikazancity.ru

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