There are 4 ways to get from Krasnoyarsk to Irkutsk by plane, train, night train 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.

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Fly  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Krasnoyarsk (KJA) to Irkutsk (IKT) KJA - IKT

$81 - $268

Cheapest option

Train  •  17 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Krasnojarsk Pass to Irkutsk Passajirskij Express / ...

$22 - $55

2 alternative options

Night train  •  15 h 54 min

  1. Take the night train from Krasnojarsk Pass to Irkutsk Passajirskij Express

$22 - $55

Drive  •  15 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Krasnoyarsk to Irkutsk 658.2 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Krasnoyarsk to Irkutsk is to train which costs RUB 1400 - RUB 3500 and takes 17 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Krasnoyarsk to Irkutsk is to fly which costs RUB 5000 - RUB 17000 and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The distance between Krasnoyarsk and Irkutsk is 850 km. The road distance is 1053.2 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Krasnoyarsk to Irkutsk, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Krasnojarsk Pass and arriving at Irkutsk Passajirskij. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 11 min.

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

IrAero, Yamal Airlines and two other airlines fly from Krasnoyarsk to Irkutsk twice daily. Alternatively, Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Krasnoyarsk to Irkutsk 5 times a day. Tickets cost $22 - $55 and the journey takes 17 h 11 min.

Airlines
IrAero
Website
iraero.ru
Flights from Krasnoyarsk to Irkutsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Yamal Airlines
Website
yamal.aero
Flights from Krasnoyarsk to Irkutsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Angara Airlines
Website
angara.aero
Flights from Krasnoyarsk to Irkutsk
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Krasnoyarsk to Irkutsk
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Krasnojarsk Pass to Irkutsk Passajirskij
Ave. Duration
17 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$22 - $35
2nd Class (Kupé)
$35 - $55

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