There are 6 ways to get from Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don by bus, train, rideshare, car or plane

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Bus Tiaga  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don

$11 - $18

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Rideshare  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Volgograd to Rostov-na-Donu 295.6 miles

$9

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Train  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Volgograd to Rostov Glavnij D

$15 - $35

Bus Avtovokzaly.ru  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Volgograd to Volgodonsk
  2. Take the bus from Volgodonsk to Rostov-na-Donu

$17 - $26

Drive  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don 293.4 miles

$28 - $45

Fly  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Volgograd (VOG) to Platov (ROV) VOG - ROV

$83 - $243

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Volgograd and arriving at Rostov-on-Don. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Volgograd and arriving at Rostov Glavnij. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 10 h 32 min.

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The distance between Volgograd and Rostov-on-Don is 392 km. The road distance is 469.5 km.

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The best way to get from Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 30 min and costs .

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The bus from Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don takes 7 h 30 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don bus services, operated by Tiaga, depart from Volgograd station.

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Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from Volgograd station.

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The best way to get from Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don is to bus which takes 7 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 32 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 7 h 35 min.

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There is no direct flight from Volgograd Airport to Platov Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h and has one stopover.

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Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don bus services, operated by Tiaga, arrive at Rostov-on-Don station.

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Map of how to get from Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don.
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  • Distance: 245.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 30 min

What companies run services between Volgograd, Russia and Rostov-on-Don, Russia?

Tiaga operates a bus from Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 7 h 30 min. Vokzal Avto also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 10 h 32 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Volgograd to Platov via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Volgograd to Platov via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Volgograd to Platov via Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Nordwind Airlines
Website
nordwindairlines.ru
Flights from Volgograd to Platov via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Volgograd to Rostov Glavnij
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$15 - $23
2nd Class (Kupé)
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Tiaga
Website
tiaga34.ru
Bus from Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
tiaga34.ru
Vokzal Avto
Phone
37-37-90
Website
vokzal-avto.ru
Bus from Volgograd to Rostov-na-Donu
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
avtovokzal-volgograd.ru
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Volgograd to Volgodonsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Volgodonsk to Rostov-na-Donu
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.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 Rostov-na-Donu
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Rostov Glavnij station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don is 470 km. It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to drive from Volgograd to Rostov-on-Don.

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Pegas Fly, Nordwind Airlines, Pobeda Airlines LLC and two other airlines offer flights from Volgograd Airport to Platov Airport.

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There are 1861+ hotels available in Rostov-on-Don. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Volgograd and Rostov-on-Don. 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 15 min and costs .

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