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There are 6 ways to get from Volgograd to Astrakhan by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or plane

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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Train  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the train from Volgograd to Astrachan D

$14 - $30

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Rideshare  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the rideshare from Volgograd to Astrakhan' 265 miles

$10

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Volgograd to Astrakhan

$10 - $17

Taxi  •  5h 40m

  1. Take a taxi from Volgograd to Astrakhan 265 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  5h 40m

  1. Drive from Volgograd to Astrakhan 265 miles

$25 - $40

Fly  •  7h 23m

  1. Fly from Volgograd (VOG) to Astrakhan (ASF) VOG - ASF

$95 - $236

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The cheapest way to get from Volgograd to Astrakhan is to rideshare which costs RUB 635 and takes 6h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Volgograd to Astrakhan is to train which costs RUB 900 - RUB 2000 and takes 5h 14m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Volgograd and arriving at Astrakhan. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 50m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Volgograd and arriving at Astrachan. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5h 14m.

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The distance between Volgograd and Astrakhan is 374 km. The road distance is 423.9 km.

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The best way to get from Volgograd to Astrakhan without a car is to train which takes 5h 14m and costs RUB 900 - RUB 2000.

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The train from Volgograd to Astrachan takes 5h 14m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Volgograd to Astrakhan bus services, operated by Vokzal Avto, depart from Volgograd station.

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Volgograd to Astrakhan train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from Volgograd station.

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The best way to get from Volgograd to Astrakhan is to train which takes 5h 14m and costs RUB 900 - RUB 2000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RUB 650 - RUB 1100 and takes 9h 50m, you could also fly, which costs RUB 6000 - RUB 16000 and takes 7h 23m.

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Map of how to get from Volgograd to Astrakhan.
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  • Distance: 233.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 14m

What companies run services between Volgograd, Russia and Astrakhan, Russia?

Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Volgograd to Astrakhan twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $30 and the journey takes 5h 14m. Alternatively, Vokzal Avto operates a bus from Volgograd to Astrakhan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $16 and the journey takes 9h 50m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Volgograd to Astrakhan via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Volgograd to Astrakhan via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Volgograd to Astrakhan via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Volgograd to Astrachan
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$14 - $21
2nd Class (Kupé)
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Vokzal Avto
Phone
37-37-90
Website
vokzal-avto.ru
Bus from Volgograd to Astrakhan
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
avtovokzal-volgograd.ru
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Volgograd to Astrakhan
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Tiaga
Website
tiaga34.ru
Bus from Volgograd to Astrakhan
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
tiaga34.ru
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Volgograd to Astrakhan'
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Volgograd to Astrakhan
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Lider Taksi
Phone
+7 8442 91-19-11
Website
volgtaxi.ru
50 50 20 Volgograd
Phone
+7 8442 50-80-50
Website
505020taxi.ru

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There is no direct flight from Volgograd Airport to Astrakhan Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h and has one stopover.

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Volgograd to Astrakhan bus services, operated by Vokzal Avto, arrive at Astrakhan station.

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Astrakhan is 1h ahead of Volgograd. It is currently 9:40 PM in Volgograd and 10:40 PM in Astrakhan.

Volgograd to Astrakhan train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Astrachan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Volgograd to Astrakhan is 424 km. It takes approximately 5h 40m to drive from Volgograd to Astrakhan.

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Pegas Fly, S7 Airlines, Pobeda Airlines LLC and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from Volgograd Airport to Astrakhan Airport.

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There are 242+ hotels available in Astrakhan. Prices start at $19 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Volgograd and Astrakhan. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Volgograd to Volgograd Airport is to train which takes 14m and costs RUB 40.

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