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There are 7 ways to get from Samara to Kazan by bus, train, rideshare, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Samara to Kazan'

$12 - $17

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Samara to Kazan' 223 miles

$9

5 alternative options

Bus via Dimitrovgrad  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Samara to Dimitrovgrad
  2. Take the bus from Dimitrovgrad to Kazan' Stolychny

$14 - $21

Train  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Samara to Sisran Gorod D
  2. Take the train from Sisran Gorod to Kazan Passajirskij D

$22 - $42

Taxi  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Samara to Kazan 223 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Samara to Kazan 223 miles

$21 - $35

Fly  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Kurumoch (KUF) to Kazan (KZN) KUF - KZN

$101 - $161

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The cheapest way to get from Samara to Kazan is to rideshare which costs RUB 544 and takes 6 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Samara to Kazan is to taxi which costs RUB 7500 - RUB 9000 and takes 5 h 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Samara and arriving at Kazan'. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Samara to Kazan. However, there are services departing from Samara and arriving at Kazan Passajirskij via Sisran Gorod. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 56 min.

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The distance between Samara and Kazan is 295 km. The road distance is 356.8 km.

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The best way to get from Samara to Kazan without a car is to bus which takes 7 h and costs RUB 800 - RUB 1100.

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The bus from Samara to Kazan' takes 7 h including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Samara to Kazan bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, depart from Samara station.

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Samara to Kazan train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from Samara station.

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The best way to get from Samara to Kazan is to bus which takes 7 h and costs RUB 800 - RUB 1100. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RUB 1400 - RUB 2800 and takes 13 h 56 min, you could also fly, which costs RUB 6500 - RUB 11000 and takes 7 h 43 min.

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Map of how to get from Samara to Kazan.
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  • Distance: 184.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h

What companies run services between Samara, Russia and Kazan, Russia?

Avtovokzaly.ru operates a bus from Samara to Kazan 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 7 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Samara to Kazan via Sisran Gorod in around 13 h 56 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Kurumoch to Kazan via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $330
Flights from Kurumoch to Kazan via Pulkovo, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Kurumoch to Kazan via Moscow Sheremetyevo, Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Kurumoch to Kazan via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $290
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Kurumoch to Kazan via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Nordavia
Website
nordavia.ru
Flights from Kurumoch to Kazan via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Samara to Sisran Gorod
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Kupé)
$11 - $17
Train from Sisran Gorod to Kazan Passajirskij
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$12 - $19
2nd Class (Kupé)
$17 - $26
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Samara to Kazan'
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Samara to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Dimitrovgrad to Kazan' Stolychny
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Ulyanovsk Bus Terminal
Website
avtovokzal73.ru
Bus from Samara to Dimitrovgrad
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
avtovokzal73.ru
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Samara to Kazan'
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Samara to Kazan
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Taksi Samara
Phone
+7 846 201-21-21
Website
samarataxi.ru
Vip-Taksi-Komfort
Phone
+7 927 607-28-12
Website
komfortsam.ru
Taksi 375
Phone
+7 343 375-75-75
Website
samarataxi375.ru

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More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Kurumoch Airport to Kazan Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Samara to Kazan bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, arrive at Kazan' station.

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Kazan is 1 h behind Samara. It is currently 2:17 AM in Samara and 1:17 AM in Kazan.

Samara to Kazan train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Kazan Passajirskij station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Samara to Kazan is 357 km. It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to drive from Samara to Kazan.

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Nordavia, UTair Aviation, S7 Airlines and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from Kurumoch Airport to Kazan Airport.

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There are 2985+ hotels available in Kazan. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Samara and Kazan. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Samara to Kurumoch Airport is to bus which takes 1 h and costs RUB 23.

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