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There are 5 ways to get from Sochi to Makhachkala Airport (MCX) by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3h 46m

  1. Fly from Sochi (AER) to Makhachkala (MCX) AER - MCX

Cheapest option

Train via Georgiyevsk  •  24h 59m

  1. Take the train from Sochi to Georgievsk 680С
  2. Take the train from Georgievsk to Manas

3 alternative options

Train  •  21h 2m

  1. Take the train from Sochi to Armavir-Rostovskii 644С / ...
  2. Take the train from Armavir-Rostovskii to Mahachkala 135А

Bus  •  27h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Sochi to Krasnodar
  2. Take the bus from Krasnodar Bus station to Makhachkala

Drive  •  14h 10m

  1. Drive from Sochi to Makhachkala Airport (MCX) 960 km

Sochi (AER) to Makhachkala (MCX) flights

2 Weekly Planes
1h 55m Average Duration
RUB 6887 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Sochi to Makhachkala Airport (MCX) is to train via Georgiyevsk which costs RUB 2000 - RUB 3600 and takes 24h 59m.

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The fastest way to get from Sochi to Makhachkala Airport (MCX) is to fly. Taking this option will cost RUB 6500 - RUB 14000 and takes 3h 46m.

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The distance between Sochi and Makhachkala Airport (MCX) is 648 km. The road distance is 960 km.

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The best way to get from Sochi to Makhachkala Airport (MCX) without a car is to train which takes 21h 2m and costs RUB 3200 - RUB 5000.

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It takes approximately 3h 46m to get from Sochi to Makhachkala Airport (MCX), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Sochi to Makhachkala Airport (MCX) is to fly which takes 3h 46m and costs RUB 6500 - RUB 14000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RUB 3200 - RUB 5000 and takes 21h 2m, you could also bus, which costs RUB 2800 - RUB 4500 and takes 27h 6m.

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The quickest flight from Sochi Airport to Makhachkala Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sochi to Makhachkala Airport (MCX) is 960 km. It takes approximately 14h 10m to drive from Sochi to Makhachkala Airport (MCX).

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UTair Aviation offers flights from Sochi Airport to Makhachkala Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sochi to Makhachkala Airport (MCX).
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  • Distance: 648.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 46m

What companies run services between Sochi, Russia and Makhachkala Airport (MCX), Russia?

UTair Aviation flies from Sochi to Makhachkala Airport (MCX) twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sochi to Makhachkala Airport (MCX) via Armavir-Rostovskii and Mahachkala in around 21h 2m.

Airlines
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Sochi to Makhachkala
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
RUB 6500 - RUB 12000
Train operators
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Sochi to Armavir-Rostovskii
Ave. Duration
8h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 1200 - RUB 1800
Website
http://pass.rzd.ru/main-pass/public/en
3rd Class (Platzcart)
RUB 1200 - RUB 1800
2nd Class (Kupé)
RUB 1200 - RUB 1800
Train from Armavir-Rostovskii to Mahachkala
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
RUB 1500 - RUB 2600
Website
http://pass.rzd.ru/main-pass/public/en
3rd Class (Platzcart)
RUB 1500 - RUB 2200
2nd Class (Kupé)
RUB 1800 - RUB 2600
Train from Sochi to Georgievsk
Ave. Duration
13h 49m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
RUB 1500 - RUB 2400
Website
http://pass.rzd.ru/main-pass/public/en
3rd Class (Platzcart)
RUB 1500 - RUB 2100
2nd Class (Kupé)
RUB 1700 - RUB 2400
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Georgievsk to Manas
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 300 - RUB 800
Schedules at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
RUB 300 - RUB 440
2nd class (coupe)
RUB 500 - RUB 800
1st Class
RUB 950 - RUB 1400
Bus operators
Stav Bilet
Website
regionbilet.ru
Bus from Sochi to Krasnodar
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 650 - RUB 1400
Schedules at
regionbilet.ru
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Krasnodar Bus station to Makhachkala
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RUB 1600 - RUB 2400
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru

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