There are 4 ways to get from Yekaterinburg to Irkutsk by plane, train, night train or car

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Fly  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Ekaterinburg (SVX) to Irkutsk (IKT) SVX - IKT

$205 - $707

Cheapest option

Train  •  45 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Ekaterinburg Pass. to Irkutsk Passajirskij Express

$55 - $160

2 alternative options

Night train  •  45 h 18 min

  1. Take the night train from Ekaterinburg Pass. to Irkutsk Passajirskij Express

$55 - $160

Drive  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Drive from Yekaterinburg to Irkutsk 2116.6 miles

$200 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Yekaterinburg to Irkutsk is to train which costs RUB 3500 - RUB 10000 and takes 45 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yekaterinburg to Irkutsk is to fly which takes 6 h 11 min and costs RUB 12000 - RUB 45000.

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The distance between Yekaterinburg and Irkutsk is 2810 km. The road distance is 3387 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Yekaterinburg to Irkutsk, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ekaterinburg Pass. and arriving at Irkutsk Passajirskij. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 45 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Yekaterinburg, Russia and Irkutsk, Russia?

Ural Airlines flies from Yekaterinburg to Irkutsk 3 times a week. Alternatively, Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Yekaterinburg to Irkutsk once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $160 and the journey takes 45 h 29 min.

Airlines
Ural Airlines
Website
uralairlines.com
Flights from Ekaterinburg to Irkutsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Ekaterinburg Pass. to Irkutsk Passajirskij
Ave. Duration
45 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$55 - $85
2nd Class (Kupé)
$100 - $160

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