Moscow to Kazan

Moscow to Kazan

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Moscow to Kazan Schedule

Moscow to Kazan Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Russian Railways 2nd Class Sleeper with AC 13:10 - 02:05$ 48.13
Russian Railways 3rd Class Comfort Sleeper 16:38 - 05:15$ 29.65
Russian Railways 3rd Class Comfort Sleeper 23:40 - 12:54$ 22.54

Transportation from Moscow to Kazan

How to get from Moscow to Kazan

Travelling between Moscow and Kazan is possible by Flight, bus and train. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Flight is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 331.00 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a bus which will set you back mere USD 17.00.

How long does it take to get from Moscow to Kazan?

It can take you anywhere between 2 and 24 hours to travel between Moscow and Kazan depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Moscow and Kazan. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 30m. Flight does a much slower job and take about 23h 40m to reach Kazan.

How much does it cost to get from Moscow to Kazan?

Travelling between Moscow and Kazan can be as cheap as USD 17.00 if you opt for a Local Carrier bus and as expensive as USD 331.00 if you buy a Aeroflot Russian Airlines flight ticket.

Here is the list of how much you can expect to pay travelling by each means of transport available for this route.

How many trips per day are there between Moscow and Kazan ?

Check above for a bus, train, flight and ferry timetable from Moscow to Kazan.

What mode of transportation is the best one for my route?

Flights

Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Moscow to Kazan, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 25.00.

Things to remember: Note that some of the airlines may have restrictions on checked luggage weight or require paying extra for check-in, choosing seats or transportation of oversized luggage.

If opting for a flight, calculate the time you will spend getting to and from the airports as well as the waiting time before your flight, getting through immigration in case of an international flight and recovering your checked luggage.

In certain cases all these procedures can add no less than 5 hours to your total travel time.

Airlines flying between Moscow and Kazan

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, IrAero, Nordwind Airlines, Pobeda Airlines, S7 Airlines, Ural Airlines

Bus

Travelling from Moscow to Kazan overland will inevitably take longer but in many cases it is the cheapest option if you opt for a bus.

Things to remember: For a more comfortable ride opt for a higher-class bus wherever possible. These buses usually have soft reclining seats and are equipped with air-conditioning and on-board toilets.

They often include water, snacks or a light lunch into your ticket price and make bathroom stops en-route.

Companies operating bus routes between Moscow and Kazan

Local carrier, Local Carrier

Train

Train is a often a great choice for long-haul travel especially if you opt for a night sleeper train with berths which will allow you to sleep all your journey through. To make the most of your train journey, choose the class of your ticket wisely.

Note that there are air-conditioned and fan-only carriages; private compartments for 2 or 4; hard and soft seats.
Though the upper class you get the smoother is your journey, often second class air-conditioned or fan-only sleepers are a good money saving alternative.

What is the most popular transport to get from Moscow to Kazan?

There is a choice of transportation means any time of the day with flight remaining the most popular option due to their reasonable pricing and comfort.

Out of 1000 travellers who bought tickets for this route

  • 100% decided to fly
  • 1% Other