There are 5 ways to get from Samara to Nizhny Novgorod by plane, subway, bus 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.

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Fly, subway  •  4 h 18 min

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

$52 - $202

Cheapest option

Bus via Kazan, Bus Sation  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Samara to Kazan'
  2. Take the bus from Kazan, Bus Sation to Nizhny Novgorod

$21 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus  •  15 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Samara to Nizhnij Novgorod, Scherbinky

$24 - $33

Bus Ulyanovsk Bus Terminal  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Samara to Ulyanovsk
  2. Take the bus from Ulyanovsk to Nizhny Novgorod

$21 - $29

Drive  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Samara to Nizhny Novgorod 426.1 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Samara to Nizhny Novgorod is to bus which costs RUB 1400 - RUB 1900 and takes 13 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Samara to Nizhny Novgorod is to fly and subway which costs RUB 3400 - RUB 14000 and takes 4 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Samara to Nizhny Novgorod. However, there are services departing from Samara and arriving at Nizhny Novgorod via Kazan, Bus Sation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 24 min.

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The distance between Samara and Nizhny Novgorod is 526 km. The road distance is 681.8 km.

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The best way to get from Samara to Nizhny Novgorod without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 24 min and costs RUB 1400 - RUB 1900.

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It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Samara to Nizhny Novgorod, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Samara Airport to Nizhny Novgorod Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Samara to Nizhny Novgorod bus services, operated by Spline Trans, arrive at Nizhny Novgorod station.

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Nizhny Novgorod is 1 h behind Samara. It is currently 4:23 AM in Samara and 3:23 AM in Nizhny Novgorod.

Map of how to get from Samara to Nizhny Novgorod.
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  • Distance: 328.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 18 min

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

You can take a bus from Samara to Nizhny Novgorod via Kazan' and Kazan, Bus Sation in around 13 h 24 min.

Airlines
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Samara to Nizhny Novgorod
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Train operators
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 Nizhnij Novgorod, Scherbinky
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Samara to Ulyanovsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Spline Trans
Phone
8(495)507-78-88
Email
mrtrans@bk.ru
Website
spline-trans.ru
Bus from Kazan, Bus Sation to Nizhny Novgorod
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
spline-trans.ru
Ulyanovsk Bus Terminal
Website
avtovokzal73.ru
Bus from Samara to Ulyanovsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
avtovokzal73.ru
Bus from Ulyanovsk to Nizhny Novgorod
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
autovokzal73.ru

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