There are 5 ways to get from Samara to Saratov 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.

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Train  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Samara to Saratov 1 P Express / ...

$13 - $29

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Samara to Saratov 261.8 miles

$10

3 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Samara to Saratov 720

$10 - $35

Drive  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Samara to Saratov 261.8 miles

$25 - $40

Fly  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Samara (KUF) to Saratov (RTW) KUF - RTW

$106 - $284

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The cheapest way to get from Samara to Saratov is to rideshare which costs RUB 629 and takes 7 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Samara to Saratov is to drive which costs RUB 1600 - RUB 2400 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Samara and Saratov is 336 km. The road distance is 418.8 km.

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The train from Samara to Saratov 1 P takes 10 h 39 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Samara and arriving at Saratov. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Samara and arriving at Saratov 1 P. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 39 min.

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

Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Samara to Saratov 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $29 and the journey takes 10 h 39 min. Alternatively, Saratov Bus Terminal operates a bus from Samara to Saratov once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 10 h 40 min. Avazar Bus also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Samara to Saratov via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Samara to Saratov via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Samara to Saratov 1 P
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$13 - $20
2nd Class (Kupé)
$19 - $29
Bus operators
Saratov Bus Terminal
Phone
(8452) 24-62-02
Email
saravtovokzal@mail.ru
Website
avv64.ru
Bus from Samara to Saratov
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
avv64.ru
Avazar Bus
Website
avazar-bus.am
Bus from Samara to Saratov
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
avazar-bus.am
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Samara to Saratov
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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