There are 6 ways to get from Moscow to Makhachkala by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Moscow Domodedovo  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Domodedovo (DME) to Makhachkala (MCX) DME - MCX

$110 - $192

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Train  •  42 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Moskva Kurskaja to Mahachkala D

$35 - $110

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Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Makhachkala (MCX) SVO - MCX

$70 - $182

Fly from Moscow Vnukovo  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Vnukovo (VKO) to Makhachkala (MCX) VKO - MCX

$97 - $234

Bus  •  32 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Moscow to Makhachkala

$53 - $57

Drive  •  24 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Moscow to Makhachkala 1130.2 miles

$110 - $160

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Moskva Kurskaja and arriving at Mahachkala. Services depart four times a week. The journey takes approximately 42 h 31 min.

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The distance between Moscow and Makhachkala is 1587 km. The road distance is 1808.3 km.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Makhachkala without a car is to bus which takes 32 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Moscow to Makhachkala, including transfers.

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Moscow to Makhachkala train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from Moskva Kurskaja station.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Makhachkala is to fly which takes 4 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 32 h 58 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 42 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Moscow Domodedovo Airport to Makhachkala Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Moscow to Makhachkala train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Mahachkala station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Moscow to Makhachkala is 1808 km. It takes approximately 24 h 20 min to drive from Moscow to Makhachkala.

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Red Wings, NordStar and Nordavia offer flights from Moscow Domodedovo Airport to Makhachkala Airport.

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Map of how to get from Moscow to Makhachkala.
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  • Distance: 992 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 36 min

What companies run services between Moscow, Russia and Makhachkala, Russia?

Red Wings, NordStar and Nordavia fly from Moscow to Makhachkala 3 times a day. Alternatively, Gorec Tour operates a bus from Moscow to Makhachkala once daily. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 32 h 30 min.

Airlines
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Makhachkala
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Red Wings
Website
flyredwings.com
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Makhachkala
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $210
Nordavia
Website
nordavia.ru
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Makhachkala
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $210
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Makhachkala
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
NordStar
Website
nordstar.su
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Makhachkala
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Nordwind Airlines
Website
nordwindairlines.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Makhachkala
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Makhachkala
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Kurskaja to Mahachkala
Ave. Duration
42 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$35 - $60
2nd Class (Kupé)
$70 - $110
Bus operators
Gorec Tour
Website
gorec-tour.ucoz.com
Bus from Moscow to Makhachkala
Ave. Duration
32 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
gorec-tour.ucoz.com

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There are 69+ hotels available in Makhachkala. Prices start at $22 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Moscow to Moscow Domodedovo Airport is to train which takes 43 min and costs .

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