There are 7 ways to get from Moscow to Ulyanovsk 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 Domodedovo, bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. DME - ULY

$118 - $201

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 8 min

$22 - $36

5 alternative options

Fly from Moscow Vnukovo, bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. VKO - ULY

$74 - $106

Train  •  15 h 45 min

  1. Express
  2. Express

$34 - $70

Train, bus  •  20 h 35 min

$24 - $31

Night train  •  40 h 42 min

  1. Express

$24 - $53

Drive  •  12 h 28 min

  1. 547.3 miles

$50 - $80

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

You can take a bus from Moscow to Ulyanovsk via Cheboksary in around 15 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Moscow to Ulyanovsk via Komsomolskaya, Moskva Kasanskaja, Insa, and Ulyanovsk Csentr. in around 15 h 45 min.

Airlines
RusLine
Website
rusline.aero
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Ulyanovsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $180
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Moscow Vnukovo to Ulyanovsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Kasanskaja to Insa
Ave. Duration
10 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$19 - $28
2nd Class (Kupé)
$29 - $45
Train from Insa to Ulyanovsk Csentr.
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$10 - $15
2nd Class (Kupé)
$12 - $19
Night train from Moskva Kasanskaja to Ulyanovsk Csentr.
Ave. Duration
37 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$21 - $35
2nd Class (Kupé)
$30 - $50
Central PPK
Website
central-ppk.ru
Train from Serp i Molot to Vladimir
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
central-ppk.ru
Bus operators
Ulyanovsk Bus Terminal
Phone
(8422) 48-80-74
Email
patp-ul@mail.ru
Website
autovokzal73.ru
Bus from Cherdakly to Ulyanovsk
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
autovokzal73.ru
Bus from Cheboksary to Ulyanovsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
autovokzal73.ru
Bus from Nizhny Novgorod to Ulyanovsk
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
autovokzal73.ru
Spline Trans
Phone
8(495)507-78-88
Email
mrtrans@bk.ru
Website
spline-trans.ru
Bus from Moscow, Kazansky station to Cheboksary
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
spline-trans.ru
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Cheboksary to Ulyanovsk
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Nizhniy Novgorod Transportation
Website
npat.ru
Bus from Vladimir to Nizhny Novgorod
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
npat.ru

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Moscow and Ulyanovsk is 704 km. The road distance is 876 km.

The cheapest way to get from Moscow to Ulyanovsk is to train and bus which costs RUB 1400 - RUB 1900 and takes 20 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Moscow to Ulyanovsk is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 12 min and costs RUB 7000 - RUB 13000.

No, there is no direct bus from Moscow to Ulyanovsk. However, there are services departing from Moscow, Kazansky station and arriving at Ulyanovsk via Cheboksary. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 8 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Moscow to Ulyanovsk, including transfers.