Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod

Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod

  Oct 31, 2021, 32 trips (909 – 7,265)

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Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod Schedule

Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Local Carrier Standard AC 01:00 - 09:00RUB 2,143
Local Carrier Standard AC 04:00 - 12:00RUB 2,143
Aeroflot Russian Airlines Economy #SU635106:35 - 07:55RUB 3,507
Aeroflot Russian Airlines Economy #SU622509:30 - 10:55RUB 3,507
Local Carrier Standard AC 10:00 - 16:30RUB 970
Aeroflot Russian Airlines Economy #SU622913:10 - 14:30RUB 3,507
Local Carrier Standard AC 14:00 - 21:00RUB 970
Local Carrier Standard AC 16:00 - 23:00RUB 1,213
Aeroflot Russian Airlines Economy #SU623518:15 - 19:35RUB 3,507
Local Carrier Standard AC 20:00 - 02:00RUB 1,123
Local carrier Standard AC 21:10 - 03:30RUB 1,205

Transportation from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod

How to get from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod

When you want to get from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about RUB 12,077. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as RUB 956.

How far is Moscow from Nizhny Novgorod?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod. Your trip will be a total of 265 miles (425 km). The flying distance is 428 miles (688 km).

How long does it take to get from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod?

The travel time from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 12 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod?

The cost of the trip from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Local Carrier: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as RUB 956 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as RUB 12,077.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod:

  • Bus tickets - RUB 978 to RUB 2,445;
  • Plane tickets - RUB 3,354 to RUB 12,087;

How many trips per day are there between Moscow and Nizhny Novgorod?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 00:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:30. There are 1 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is RUB 3,354.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod
Aeroflot Russian Airlines

Buses

Taking a bus from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.