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There are 5 ways to get from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod by plane, bus, train 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  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Saratov (RTW) to Nizhny Novgorod (GOJ) RTW - GOJ

$69 - $236

Cheapest option

Bus Saratov Bus Terminal  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Saratov to Arzamas 810
  2. Take the bus from Arzamas to Nizhniy Novgorod

$19 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus Vokzal Avto  •  15 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Saratov to Saransk 519
  2. Take the bus from Saransk to Nizhny Novgorod 705

$20 - $24

Train  •  18 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Saratov 1 P to Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk

$19 - $50

Drive  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod 394.3 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod is to bus which costs RUB 1300 - RUB 1600 and takes 15 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod is to fly which costs RUB 4500 - RUB 16000 and takes 4 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod. However, there are services departing from Saratov and arriving at Nizhniy Novgorod via Arzamas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Saratov 1 P and arriving at Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 18 h 52 min.

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The distance between Saratov and Nizhny Novgorod is 548 km. The road distance is 631 km.

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The best way to get from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 32 min and costs RUB 1200 - RUB 1800.

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod, including transfers.

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Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod bus services, operated by Saratov Bus Terminal, depart from Saratov station.

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Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from Saratov 1 P station.

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The best way to get from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod is to fly which takes 4 h 57 min and costs RUB 4500 - RUB 16000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RUB 1200 - RUB 1800 and takes 13 h 32 min, you could also train, which costs RUB 1200 - RUB 3000 and takes 18 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod.
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  • Distance: 342.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

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

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, S7 Airlines and Pegas Fly fly from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod via Arzamas in around 13 h 32 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $280
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Saratov 1 P to Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk
Ave. Duration
18 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$19 - $29
2nd Class (Kupé)
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Saratov Bus Terminal
Phone
(8452) 24-62-02
Email
saravtovokzal@mail.ru
Website
avv64.ru
Bus from Saratov to Arzamas
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
avv64.ru
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Arzamas to Nizhniy Novgorod
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Vokzal Avto
Phone
37-37-90
Website
vokzal-avto.ru
Bus from Saratov to Saransk
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
avtovokzal-volgograd.ru
Saransk bus station
Phone
+78342245466
Website
автовокзал13.рф
Bus from Saransk to Nizhny Novgorod
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
автовокзал13.рф

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There is no direct flight from Saratov Airport to Nizhny Novgorod Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, arrive at Nizhniy Novgorod station.

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Nizhny Novgorod is 1 h behind Saratov. It is currently 6:32 AM in Saratov and 5:32 AM in Nizhny Novgorod.

Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod is 631 km. It takes approximately 9 h 19 min to drive from Saratov to Nizhny Novgorod.

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Pegas Fly, S7 Airlines and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from Saratov Airport to Nizhny Novgorod Airport.

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There are 2892+ hotels available in Nizhny Novgorod. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Saratov to Saratov Airport is to taxi which takes 4 min and costs RUB 750 - RUB 950.

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