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There are 11 ways to get from London to Moscow by plane, train, bus, night train, car, car train or car ferry

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 London Heathrow to Moscow Sheremetyevo  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) LHR - SVO

$134 - $414

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Bus Autokar Polska  •  2 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Bialystok
  2. Take the bus from Bialystok to Grodno
  3. Take the bus from Grodno to Moscow Novoyasenevskaya

$104 - $156

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Fly London Heathrow to Moscow Domodedovo  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Moscow Domodedovo (DME) LHR - DME

$124 - $264

Fly London City to Moscow Sheremetyevo  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) LCY - SVO

$141 - $472

Fly London Stansted to Moscow Vnukovo  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) STN - VKO

$162 - $352

Train to London Luton, fly to Moscow Vnukovo  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) LTN - VKO

$871 - $2,127

Bus Ecolines  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from London to The Hague
  2. Take the bus from Den Haag to Rīga
  3. Take the bus from Rīga to Moscow Tushinskaya

$160 - $281

Train, night train Deutsche Bahn  •  33 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  4. Take the night train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Moskva Belorusskaja D

$334 - $597

Train, night train SNCF  •  42 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the night train from Paris Est to Moskva Belorusskaja D

$349 - $607

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  33 h 48 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  4. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  5. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  6. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Moscow

$651 - $922

Drive, car ferry  •  30 h 4 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Moscow

$401 - $610

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The cheapest way to get from London to Moscow is to bus which costs £80 - £120 and takes 2 days 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from London to Moscow is to fly which costs £100 - £320 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Moscow. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Moskva Belorusskaja via Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf, S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof and Berlin Ostbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 41 min.

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The distance between London and Moscow is 1563 miles.

The best way to get from London to Moscow without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 4 h and costs £80 - £120.

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It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from London to Moscow, including transfers.

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London to Moscow train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Moscow is to fly which takes 6 h 42 min and costs £100 - £320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £80 - £120 and takes 2 days 4 h.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 35 min.

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Moscow is 3 h ahead of London. It is currently 11:48 PM in London and 2:48 AM in Moscow.

Map of how to get from London to Moscow.
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  • Distance: 1562.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 42 min

What companies run services between London, England and Moscow, Russia?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, British Airways and seven other airlines fly from London to Moscow hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Moscow via Bialystok, Grodno, Moscow Novoyasenevskaya, and Novoyasenevskaya in around 2 days 4 h.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from London Heathrow to Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from London City to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $460
Flights from London City to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Moscow Domodedovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Moscow Domodedovo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $460
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from London Stansted to Moscow Vnukovo via Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $320
Flights from London Stansted to Moscow Vnukovo via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Flights from London Stansted to Moscow Vnukovo via Memmingen
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Flights from London Stansted to Moscow Vnukovo via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from London Stansted to Moscow Vnukovo via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from London Luton to Moscow Vnukovo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Flights from London Luton to Moscow Vnukovo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Moscow Vnukovo via Budapest
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from London Luton to Moscow Vnukovo via Budapest
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $420
Flights from London City to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from London Luton to Moscow Vnukovo via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from London Luton to Moscow Vnukovo via Heraklion
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Moscow Sheremetyevo via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Moscow Domodedovo via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Moscow Domodedovo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
RusLine
Website
rusline.aero
Flights from London Stansted to Moscow Vnukovo via Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $320
Fly One
Website
flyone.md
Flights from London Luton to Moscow Vnukovo via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Moskva Belorusskaja
Ave. Duration
22 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Night train from Paris Est to Moskva Belorusskaja
Ave. Duration
38 h 47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$270 - $370
Website
en.oui.sncf
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
33 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus Grodno
Website
avgrodno.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
avgrodno.by
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Den Haag to Rīga
Ave. Duration
35 h 52 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Moscow Tushinskaya
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Eurotrans
Website
eurotrans.by
Bus from Grodno to Moscow Novoyasenevskaya
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
eurotrans.by
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to The Hague
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to The Hague
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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London to Moscow train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Moskva Belorusskaja station.

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British Airways, Finnair, KLM and four other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport.

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There are 8152+ hotels available in Moscow. Prices start at $39 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

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