There are 5 ways to get from Russia to Nizhny Novgorod by train, bus, rideshare 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.
Train • 4h 35m
RUB 1455 - RUB 2255
Bus • 7h 41m
RUB 655 - RUB 805
3 alternative options
Bus via Moscow Central Bus Terminal • 8h 30m
RUB 805 - RUB 1155
Rideshare • 6h 38m
Drive • 6h 16m
RUB 1600 - RUB 2400
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Russia to Nizhny Novgorod is to rideshare which costs RUB 683 and takes 6h 38m.
The quickest way to get from Russia to Nizhny Novgorod is to train which costs RUB 1400 - RUB 2300 and takes 4h 35m.
No, there is no direct train from Russia to Nizhny Novgorod. However, there are services departing from Ploshchad Revolyutsii and arriving at Nijnii Novgorod Moskov via Moskva Kurskaia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 35m.
The distance between Russia and Nizhny Novgorod is 3210 km. The road distance is 420.9 km.
The best way to get from Russia to Nizhny Novgorod without a car is to train which takes 4h 35m and costs RUB 1400 - RUB 2300.
It takes approximately 4h 35m to get from Russia to Nizhny Novgorod, including transfers.
Russia to Nizhny Novgorod train services, operated by Russian Railways (РЖД), depart from Moskva Kurskaia station.
The best way to get from Russia to Nizhny Novgorod is to train which takes 4h 35m and costs RUB 1400 - RUB 2300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RUB 650 - RUB 850 and takes 7h 41m.
Russia to Nizhny Novgorod train services, operated by Russian Railways (РЖД), arrive at Nijnii Novgorod Moskov station.
Yes, the driving distance between Russia to Nizhny Novgorod is 421 km. It takes approximately 6h 16m to drive from Russia to Nizhny Novgorod.
What companies run services between Russia and Nizhny Novgorod, Russia?
Russian Railways (РЖД) operates a train from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod hourly. Tickets cost RUB 1400 - RUB 2200 and the journey takes 3h 35m. Alternatively, Spline Trans operates a bus from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod once daily. Tickets cost RUB 600 - RUB 750 and the journey takes 6h 36m.
Train from Moskva Kurskaia to Nijnii Novgorod Moskov
- Ave. Duration
- 3h 35m
- Estimated price
- RUB 1400 - RUB 2200
- 3rd Class (Platzcart)
- RUB 1400 - RUB 2000
- 2nd Class (Kupé)
- RUB 1500 - RUB 2200
Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Moscow to Nizhniy Novgorod
- Ave. Duration
- 6h 38m
- 4 times a day
- Estimated price
- RUB 683
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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Russia and Nizhny Novgorod. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.