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

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

Train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Moskva Iaroslavskaja to Wologda 1 Express

$16 - $36

5 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Moscow, VDNKh to Yaroslavl'
  2. Take the bus from Yaroslavl' to Vologda

$18 - $27

Rideshare  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Moscow to Vologda 288.7 miles

$18

Drive  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Moscow to Vologda 288.6 miles

$28 - $45

Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Cherepovets (CEE) SVO - CEE
  2. Take the train from Tscherepowez 1 to Wologda 1

$56 - $296

Fly from Moscow Domodedovo, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Domodedovo (DME) to Cherepovets (CEE) DME - CEE
  2. Take the train from Tscherepowez 1 to Wologda 1

$65 - $345

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

Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Moscow to Vologda 4 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 7 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Moscow to Vologda via VDNKh, Moscow, VDNKh, and Yaroslavl' in around 11 h 36 min.

Airlines
Severstal Air Company
Website
severstal-avia.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Cherepovets
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Moscow Domodedovo to Cherepovets
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Iaroslavskaja to Wologda 1
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$15 - $23
2nd Class (Kupé)
$22 - $35
Train from Tscherepowez 1 to Wologda 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$9 - $15
2nd Class (Kupé)
$11 - $17
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Moscow, VDNKh to Yaroslavl'
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Yaroslavl' to Vologda
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Moscow to Vologda
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Moscow and Vologda is 409 km. The road distance is 462 km.

The cheapest way to get from Moscow to Vologda is to rideshare which costs RUB 1109 and takes 7 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Moscow to Vologda is to fly and train which takes 6 h 3 min and costs RUB 4000 - RUB 22000.

It takes approximately 9 h 1 min to get from Moscow to Vologda, including transfers.