There are 5 ways to get from Vladikavkaz to Sochi by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  17 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Vladikavkaz to Sochi

$18 - $45

4 alternative options

Bus  •  23 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Vladikavkaz to Gudauri Sochi
  2. Take the bus from Gudauri to Sochi Sochi

$52 - $74

Drive  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Vladikavkaz to Sochi 464.1 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Mineralnye Vody, fly  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Vladikavkaz to Mineralnie Wodi
  2. Fly from Mineralnye Vody (MRV) to Sochi (AER) MRV - AER

$74 - $267

Bus to Tbilisi, fly  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Vladikavkaz to Tbilisi
  2. Fly from Tbilisi (TBS) to Sochi (AER) TBS - AER

$81 - $401

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vladikavkaz to Sochi is to train which costs RUB 1100 - RUB 2700 and takes 17 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vladikavkaz to Sochi is to train and fly which costs RUB 4600 - RUB 17000 and takes 7 h 44 min.

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The distance between Vladikavkaz and Sochi is 405 km. The road distance is 742.6 km.

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The train from Vladikavkaz to Sochi takes 17 h 37 min including transfers and departs four times a week.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vladikavkaz to Sochi. However, there are services departing from Vladikavkaz and arriving at Sochi via Gudauri. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Vladikavkaz and arriving at Sochi. Services depart four times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Vladikavkaz, Russia and Sochi, Russia?

Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Vladikavkaz to Sochi 4 times a week. Tickets cost $18 - $45 and the journey takes 17 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vladikavkaz to Sochi via Gudauri in around 23 h 59 min.

Airlines
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Mineralnye Vody to Sochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Ural Airlines
Website
uralairlines.com
Flights from Tbilisi to Sochi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Vladikavkaz to Sochi
Ave. Duration
17 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$18 - $27
2nd Class (Kupé)
$28 - $45
Train from Vladikavkaz to Mineralnie Wodi
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$11 - $16
2nd Class (Kupé)
$13 - $21
Bus operators
Hayreniq Tour
Website
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Vladikavkaz to Gudauri
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
Bus from Gudauri to Sochi
Ave. Duration
21 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hayreniqtour.ru
MiminoTrans Ge
Bus from Vladikavkaz to Tbilisi
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
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