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There are 4 ways to get from Tomsk to Lake Baikal by plane, ferry, train, bus or night train

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 from Tomsk, Hydrofoil  •  10h 25m

  1. Fly from Tomsk (TOF) to Irkutsk (IKT) TOF - IKT
  2. Take the Hydrofoil from Irkutsk embankment to Olkhon Pier

$139 - $518

Cheapest option

Train, Hydrofoil  •  38h 49m

  1. Take the train from Tomsk 2 to Taiga D
  2. Take the train from Taiga to Irkutsk Passajirskij D
  3. Take the Hydrofoil from Irkutsk embankment to Olkhon Pier

$104 - $160

2 alternative options

Train to Novosibirsk, fly, Hydrofoil  •  16h 43m

  1. Take the train from Tomsk 2 to Novosibirsk(RUS)
  2. Fly from Novosibirsk (OVB) to Irkutsk (IKT) OVB - IKT
  3. Take the Hydrofoil from Irkutsk embankment to Olkhon Pier

$189 - $224

Bus, night train, Hydrofoil  •  43h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Tomsk to Novosibirsk
  2. Take the night train from Novosibirsk(RUS) to Irkutsk Passajirskij D
  3. Take the Hydrofoil from Irkutsk embankment to Olkhon Pier

$108 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tomsk to Lake Baikal is to train and Hydrofoil which costs RUB 6500 - RUB 11000 and takes 38h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Tomsk to Lake Baikal is to fly and Hydrofoil which costs RUB 9000 - RUB 34000 and takes 10h 25m.

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The distance between Tomsk and Lake Baikal is 1470 km.

The best way to get from Tomsk to Lake Baikal without a car is to train and Hydrofoil which takes 38h 49m and costs RUB 6500 - RUB 11000.

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It takes approximately 10h 25m to get from Tomsk to Lake Baikal, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tomsk Airport to Irkutsk Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Lake Baikal is 1h ahead of Tomsk. It is currently 11:00 AM in Tomsk and 12:00 PM in Lake Baikal.

Angara Airlines offers flights from Tomsk Airport to Irkutsk Airport.

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There are 102+ hotels available in Lake Baikal. Prices start at $27 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tomsk to Tomsk Airport is to taxi which takes 29m and costs RUB 550 - RUB 650.

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Map of how to get from Tomsk to Lake Baikal.
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  • Distance: 918.6 miles
  • Duration: 10h 25m

What companies run services between Tomsk, Russia and Lake Baikal, Respublika Buryatiya, Russia?

There is no direct connection from Tomsk to Lake Baikal. However, you can take the taxi to Tomsk airport, fly to Irkutsk, take the drive to Irkutsk embankment, take the Hydrofoil to Olkhon Pier, then take the drive to Lake Baikal. Alternatively, you can take the train to Novosibirsk(RUS), take the walk to Novosibirsk-Glavny, take the bus to Airport Tolmachevo, take the walk to Novosibirsk airport, fly to Irkutsk, take the drive to Irkutsk embankment, take the Hydrofoil to Olkhon Pier, then take the drive to Lake Baikal.

Airlines
IrAero
Website
iraero.ru
Flights from Novosibirsk to Irkutsk
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Novosibirsk to Irkutsk via Krasnoyarsk
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Angara Airlines
Website
angara.aero
Flights from Tomsk to Irkutsk
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Novosibirsk to Irkutsk
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Novosibirsk to Irkutsk
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Alrosa Air Company
Website
alrosa.aero
Flights from Novosibirsk to Irkutsk via Mirny
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Tomsk 2 to Novosibirsk(RUS)
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$12 - $19
2nd Class (Kupé)
$17 - $25
Train from Tomsk 2 to Taiga
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$8 - $13
2nd Class (Kupé)
$9 - $14
Train from Taiga to Irkutsk Passajirskij
Ave. Duration
27h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $75
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$28 - $45
2nd Class (Kupé)
$45 - $75
Night train from Novosibirsk(RUS) to Irkutsk Passajirskij
Ave. Duration
28h 54m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$30 - $50
2nd Class (Kupé)
$55 - $85
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Tomsk to Novosibirsk
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Ferry operators
Eastern-Siberian Inland Navigation Company
Phone
+73952287115
Email
mail@vsrp.ru
Website
vsrp.ru
Ferry from Irkutsk embankment to Olkhon Pier
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
vsrp.ru
Book at
vsrp.ru

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