There are 6 ways to get from Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod by plane, ferry, train, bus or car

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Fly from Tallinn  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Tallinn (TLL) to Nizhny Novgorod (GOJ) TLL - GOJ

$92 - $304

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Bus, train  •  16 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Tallinn to St.Petersburg 922 / ...
  2. Take the train from St Petersburg Glavny to Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk

$41 - $106

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Ferry to Helsinki, fly  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Nizhny Novgorod (GOJ) HEL - GOJ

$146 - $377

Train  •  15 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Tallinn to Saint-Peterburg Moskovsky Station
  2. Take the train from St Petersburg Glavny to Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk

$52 - $119

Bus  •  25 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Narva 906
  2. Take the bus from Narva to St.Petersburg
  3. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg a/v to VDNKh Bus Station, Moscow
  4. Take the bus from VDNKh Bus Station, Moscow to Nizhniy Novgorod

$48 - $74

Drive  •  19 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod 927.2 miles

$160 - $240

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No, there is no direct bus from Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod. However, there are services departing from Tallinna bussijaam and arriving at Nizhniy Novgorod via Narva, Saint Petersburg a/v and VDNKh Bus Station, Moscow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod. However, there are services departing from Tallinn and arriving at Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk via St Petersburg Glavny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 55 min.

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The distance between Tallinn and Nizhny Novgorod is 1184 km. The road distance is 1483.6 km.

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The best way to get from Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod without a car is to train which takes 15 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod, including transfers.

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Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod bus services, operated by Lux Express, depart from Tallinna bussijaam station.

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Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod train services, operated by Go Rail, depart from Tallinn station.

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The best way to get from Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod is to fly which takes 7 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 55 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 25 h 57 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod.
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  • Distance: 740.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 27 min

What companies run services between Tallinn, Estonia and Nizhny Novgorod, Russia?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines flies from Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod via Saint-Peterburg Moskovsky Station and St Petersburg Glavny in around 15 h 55 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $300
Flights from Helsinki to Nizhny Novgorod via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Train operators
Go Rail
Website
gorail.ee
Train from Tallinn to Saint-Peterburg Moskovsky Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $60
Website
gorail.ee
Seating
$29 - $32
3rd Class (open sleeping)
$45 - $49
2nd Class (coupe)
$54 - $59
1st Class (SV coupe)
$110 - $125
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Glavny to Nishnij Novgorod Moskovsk
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$23 - $35
2nd Class (Kupé)
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Lux Express
Email
info@luxexpress.eu
Website
luxexpress.eu
Bus from Tallinn to St.Petersburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
ticket.luxexpress.eu
Bus from Tallinna bussijaam to Narva
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
luxexpress.eu
Bus from Narva to St.Petersburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ticket.luxexpress.eu
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg a/v to VDNKh Bus Station, Moscow
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from VDNKh Bus Station, Moscow to Nizhniy Novgorod
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
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Nizhny Novgorod is 1 h ahead of Tallinn. It is currently 10:09 PM in Tallinn and 10:09 PM in Nizhny Novgorod.

Tallinn 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 Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod is 1484 km. It takes approximately 19 h 57 min to drive from Tallinn to Nizhny Novgorod.

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Aeroflot Russian Airlines offers flights from Tallinn Airport to Nizhny Novgorod Airport.

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There are 3009+ hotels available in Nizhny Novgorod. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tallinn to Tallinn Airport is to bus which takes 4 min and costs .

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