Moscow to Krasnoyarsk Trains


3955-4065 km

Up to 4 trains
per day

26-51 stops
on the way

Fastest train
2 days 10 hours

Slowest train
2 days 21 hours

Price from
85 USD

Trains make the two-and-a-half-day journey from Moscow to Krasnoyarsk either via Kazan, a 3955 km route, or through Nizhny Novgorod, Kirov, and Perm, a 4065 km route followed by most Trans-Siberian trains.

From 1 to 4 trains operate on these routes daily, depending on the day and season, with most continuing to Siberia and Russia’s Far East. All make return trips from Krasnoyarsk to Moscow.

Moscow to Krasnoyarsk Trains

Frequently Asked Questions From Our Travelers

How long does it take to travel from Moscow to Krasnoyarsk by train?

The trip from Moscow to Krasoyarsk by train takes 2-3 days. The exact travel time depends on which train you choose.

What are the departure and arrival train stations for the Moscow to Krasnoyarsk train?

There are 2 train stations in Moscow which serve the Moscow to Krasnoyarsk trains: The Yaroslavsky train station, address Komsomolskaya Ploshad, 5, metro Komsomolskaya and the Kazansky train station, address Komsomolskaya Ploshad, 2, metro Komsomolskaya. There’s only one train station in Krasnoyarsk, the address is Ulitsa 30th Iyulya, 1

Should I buy tickets in advance to travel from Moscow to Krasnoyarsk?

Though there are many daily trains running from Moscow to Krasnoyarsk, we highly recommend not to buy tickets on the spot, but plan to your trip well in advance and book the tickets online as soon as they are available for purchase, usually 90 days before the trip. 

Can I pay with a credit card while on the Moscow to Krasnoyarsk train?

In most cases, credit cards will not be accepted on board the train, so it is better to have cash with you.

Get ready to be whisked along on a smooth and magical ride on the Trans-Siberian Railway.

Purchase your ticket safely and securely, then relax and let your train adventure begin!

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