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There are 5 ways to get from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan by bus, night train, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan' station

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan' 92.4 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Night train, train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the night train from Joschkar-Ola to Zelenij Dol D
  2. Take the train from Zelenij Dol to Kazan Passajirskij D

$17 - $28

Taxi  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan 92.4 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan 92.4 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan is to rideshare which costs RUB 182 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan is to bus which costs RUB 430 - RUB 600 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Yoshkar-Ola and arriving at Kazan' station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan. However, there are services departing from Joschkar-Ola and arriving at Kazan Passajirskij via Zelenij Dol. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Yoshkar-Ola and Kazan is 121 km. The road distance is 147.8 km.

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The best way to get from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 2 min and costs RUB 430 - RUB 600.

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The bus from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan' station takes 2 h 2 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, depart from Yoshkar-Ola station.

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Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from Joschkar-Ola station.

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Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, arrive at Kazan' station.

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Map of how to get from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan.
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  • Distance: 75.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Yoshkar-Ola, Russia and Kazan, Russia?

Avtovokzaly.ru operates a bus from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Night train from Joschkar-Ola to Zelenij Dol
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Kupé)
$10 - $16
Train from Zelenij Dol to Kazan Passajirskij
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$8 - $12
2nd Class (Kupé)
$8 - $13
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan' station
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
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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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan'
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Bi-bi-ka
Phone
+7 8362 61-06-10

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Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Kazan Passajirskij station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan is 148 km. It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to drive from Yoshkar-Ola to Kazan.

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

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