There are 7 ways to get from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod by bus, train, night train, rideshare, taxi, car or plane

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

Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Kazan' to Nizhniy Novgorod

$9 - $17

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  6 h 26 min

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

$9

5 alternative options

Train  •  10 h 29 min

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

$15 - $35

Night train  •  8 h 51 min

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

$15 - $35

Taxi  •  5 h 53 min

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

$140 - $180

Drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod 248.7 miles

$24 - $35

Fly  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Kazan (KZN) to Nizhny Novgorod (GOJ) KZN - GOJ

$93 - $343

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 $17 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 $15 - $35 and the journey takes 9 h 20 min.

Airlines
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod via St. Petersburg, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $340
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
$15 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$15 - $23
2nd Class (Kupé)
$23 - $35
Night train from Kazan Passajirskij to Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$15 - $23
2nd Class (Kupé)
$23 - $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
$17
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 - $12
Schedules at
spline-trans.ru
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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
$140 - $180
Taxi Kazan City
Phone
+7 843 500-00-05
Website
taxikazancity.ru
Soyuz Taksi
Phone
+7 (919) 6452573
Website
taxikazan.ru

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod?

The distance between Kazan and Nizhny Novgorod is 323 km. The road distance is 398 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod?

The cheapest way to get from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod is to rideshare which costs RUB 548 and takes 6 h 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod?

The quickest way to get from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod is to taxi which takes 5 h 53 min and costs RUB 8500 - RUB 11000.

Is there a direct train between Kazan and Nizhny Novgorod?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Kazan and Nizhny Novgorod?

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.

How long does it take to get from Kazan to Nizhny Novgorod?

The bus from Kazan' to Nizhniy Novgorod takes 7 h including transfers and departs three times a day.