There are 8 ways to get from Moscow to Luhansk by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Platov (ROV) SVO - ROV
  2. Take the bus from Novoshakhtinsk to Lugansk

$78 - $241

Cheapest option

Train  •  19 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Moskva Kurskaja to Harkov Pass
  2. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Lugansk

$21 - $50

6 alternative options

Fly from Moscow Domodedovo, bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Domodedovo (DME) to Platov (ROV) DME - ROV
  2. Take the bus from Novoshakhtinsk to Lugansk

$128 - $421

Fly from Moscow Vnukovo, bus  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) to Platov (ROV) VKO - ROV
  2. Take the bus from Novoshakhtinsk to Lugansk

$129 - $320

Bus via Teply Stan  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Teply Stan to Lugansk

$26 - $41

Bus  •  16 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Krasnogvardeyskaya bus station to Lugansk

$25 - $36

Night train, train  •  19 h 26 min

  1. Take the night train from Moskva Kurskaja to Harkov Pass Express
  2. Take the train from Harkov Pass to Lugansk

$21 - $50

Drive  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Moscow to Luhansk 626.3 miles

$80 - $120

What companies run services between Moscow, Russia and Luhansk, Ukraine?

Avtovokzaly.ru operates a bus from Moscow to Luhansk once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 14 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Moscow to Luhansk via Harkov Pass in around 19 h 26 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Platov
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Platov
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Platov
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Platov
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $270
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Platov
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Ural Airlines
Website
uralairlines.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Platov
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Nordwind Airlines
Website
nordwindairlines.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Platov
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $160
Severstal Air Company
Website
severstal-avia.ru
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Platov via Cherepovets
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Azimuth
Website
azimuth.aero
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Platov
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Harkov Pass to Lugansk
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Book at
uz.gov.ua
3rd Class
$3 - $6
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$14 - $21
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Novoshakhtinsk to Lugansk
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Teply Stan to Lugansk
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Krasnogvardeyskaya bus station to Lugansk
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Moscow and Luhansk is 807 km. The road distance is 1002 km.

The cheapest way to get from Moscow to Luhansk is to bus which costs RUB 1600 - RUB 2600 and takes 15 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Moscow to Luhansk is to fly and bus which takes 8 h 20 min and costs RUB 4800 - RUB 15000.

No, there is no direct train from Moscow to Luhansk. However, there are services departing from Moskva Kurskaja and arriving at Lugansk via Harkov Pass. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 26 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 20 min to get from Moscow to Luhansk, including transfers.