Shortest travel time:
3 hrs 35 min
Longest travel time:
6 hrs 31 min
Lowest price:
$38
Avg. daily departures:
16
Earliest departure:
06:35
Latest departure:
23:55
Moscow
437 km
Nizhny Novgorod

Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod Train Information

The Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod railway route is among the most popular ones in Russia. Generally, the travel time differs depending on the train you choose: regular, overnight or high-speed. In Moscow, trains depart from either the Yaroslavsky Station, if it's a regular train, or from the Kursky Station, if it's a high-speed train, and arrive at the Central Station in Nizhny Novgorod. The distance between the cities is about 440 km (273 miles), meaning that your Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod journey will take from 3.5 to 6.5 hours, depending on the train you've selected. Plus, there are several daily departure times available, based on the day of the week.

Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod Train Timetable

Train type
Fastest trip
Longest trip
Earliest
Latest
Departures
Morning trains
3 hrs 35 min
3 hrs 58 min
06:35
11:00
4
Afternoon trains
3 hrs 43 min
6 hrs 17 min
13:35
16:50
5
Evening trains
3 hrs 38 min
3 hrs 47 min
18:35
20:21
2
Night trains
3 hrs 51 min
6 hrs 31 min
21:12
23:55
5

Trains on Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod Route

Brand name
Train type
Travel time
Price from
Departures
Rating
Russian railways
Russian railways
Comfort night train
6 hrs 17 min
$52
2
Russian railways
Russian railways
Night train
5 hrs 43 min
$38
4
Bullet train
3 hrs 51 min
$53
1
Express train
3 hrs 47 min
$38
4
Russian railways
Swift
Express train
3 hrs 35 min
$41
5
Show more
8.9 / 10 based on 45 reviews