Moscow to Samara

Moscow to Samara

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Transportation from Moscow to Samara

How to get from Moscow to Samara

Travelling between Moscow and Samara is possible by Flight and bus. Flight guarantees the fastest travel on this route. Bus is the slowest option.

The most expensive ticket will cost you USD 142.97 if you go by flight; to keep it budget-friendly, opt for a flight which will set you back mere USD 24.48.

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

It can take you anywhere between 2 and 23 hours to travel between Moscow and Samara depending on the means of transport you choose.

Flight is the fastest way to travel between Moscow and Samara. Flight will bring you to your destination in 1h 30m. Bus does a much slower job and take about 22h 40m to reach Samara.

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

Travelling between Moscow and Samara can be as cheap as USD 24.48 if you opt for a Nordwind Airlines flight and as expensive as USD 142.97 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 Samara ?

  • 2 from Moscow to Samara starting from 12:00 Moscow until 21:00 Moscow
  • 1 from Moscow to Samara starting from 00:15 Sheremetyevo Airport until 23:55 Domodedovo Airport

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

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


Flying is the fastest and often the most expensive way to travel from Moscow to Samara, but with a bit of luck you can score very good deals for as little as USD 24.48.

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 Samara

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Alrosa, Nordavia, Nordwind Airlines, S7 Airlines, UTair, Yamal Airlines


Travelling from Moscow to Samara 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 Samara

Local carrier, Local Carrier

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

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