There are 7 ways to get from Nizhny Novgorod to Kazan by bus, night train, train, rideshare, taxi, car, subway 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

Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Nizhniy Novgorod to Kazan'

$9 - $17

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nizhniy Novgorod to Kazan' 249.1 miles

$9

5 alternative options

Night train, train  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the night train from Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk to Arzamas 2 Express
  2. Take the train from Arzamas 2 to Kazan Passajirskij Express

$23 - $45

Night train  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the night train from Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk to Kazan Passajirskij Express

$15 - $35

Taxi  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nizhny Novgorod to Kazan 249.5 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Nizhny Novgorod to Kazan 249.5 miles

$24 - $40

Subway, fly  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the subway from Gorkovskaya to Park Kultury
  2. Fly from Nizhny Novgorod (GOJ) to Kazan (KZN) GOJ - KZN

$47 - $382

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nizhny Novgorod to Kazan is to rideshare which costs RUB 527 and takes 6 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nizhny Novgorod to Kazan is to subway and fly which costs RUB 2900 - RUB 24000 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Nizhny Novgorod and Kazan is 323 km. The road distance is 399.2 km.

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The bus from Nizhniy Novgorod to Kazan' takes 7 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nizhniy Novgorod and arriving at Kazan'. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk and arriving at Kazan Passajirskij. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Nizhny Novgorod, Russia and Kazan, Russia?

Vam avtobus operates a bus from Nizhny Novgorod to Kazan twice daily. Tickets cost $17 and the journey takes 7 h. Spline Trans also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Rainbow Airlines
Flights from Nizhny Novgorod to Kazan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Night train from Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk to Arzamas 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$10 - $15
2nd Class (Kupé)
$11 - $17
Train from Arzamas 2 to Kazan Passajirskij
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$13 - $20
2nd Class (Kupé)
$19 - $28
Night train from Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk to Kazan Passajirskij
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$15 - $23
2nd Class (Kupé)
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Vam avtobus
Website
avtobus-nn-kazan.ru
Bus from Nizhniy Novgorod to Kazan'
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
avtobus-nn-kazan.ru
Spline Trans
Phone
8(495)507-78-88
Email
mrtrans@bk.ru
Website
spline-trans.ru
Bus from Nizhny Novgorod to Kazan, Bus Sation
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
spline-trans.ru
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nizhniy Novgorod to Kazan'
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Nizhny Novgorod to Kazan
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Taksi Dubrovka
Phone
+7 (831) 4-333-000
Website
dubrovka-taxi.ru
Taxi Status
Phone
+7 831 2-835-935
Website
taxi-status.mya5.ru

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