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Trains from Moscow to Sortavala

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Railroad route Moscow - Sortavala overview

Trains from Moscow to Sortavala depart 1 time a day. Departure of the first train a day - at 16:00, the last - 14:35. Travel time between Moscow and Sortavala takes from 14h 34min to 17h 30min. Train tickets from Moscow to Sortavala cost from 39 EUR to 123 EUR, depending on a train category, ticket category, date of travel and additional services.


On this page we have collected all the important, useful and relevant information about the railway and trains between Moscow and Sortavala: train schedules, train types, travel time, ticket classes and prices, main trains on a route, recommended trains, answers to frequently asked questions and traveler reviews.

  • The relevance of the information on this page is May 2020.

Departure and Arrival stations

Departure station:

Moscow Leningradskiy Railway station (Москва (Ленинградский Вокзал))

Arrival station:

Sortavala (Сортавала)


Complete schedule of trains from Moscow to Sortavala

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Train category Price from
16:00 06:34 14h 34min 160В Regular Train 39 EUR
21:05 14:35 17h 30min 018А Kareliya Regular Train 53 EUR

Frequently Asked Questions about trains between Moscow and Sortavala

Yes there are direct trains departing from Moscow Leningradskiy Railway station (Москва (Ленинградский Вокзал)) and arriving to Sortavala (Сортавала). Trains depart 1 time a day.

Trains from Moscow to Sortavala depart from Moscow Leningradskiy Railway station (Москва (Ленинградский Вокзал)) and arrive to Sortavala (Сортавала).

The fastest train is 160В , departing at 16:00 from Leningradskiy Railway station and arriving to Sortavala. Travel time of the fastest train 160В - 14h 34min. Tickets cost from 39 EUR.

The cheapest train is 160В , departing at 16:00 from Leningradskiy Railway station, traveling for 14h 34min and arriving to Sortavala at 06:34. Tickets for this train cost from 39 EUR.

Travel time between Moscow and Sortavala takes from 14h 34min to 17h 30min, depending on a train and date.

 

Trains from Moscow to Sortavala depart from Moscow Leningradskiy Railway station (Москва (Ленинградский Вокзал)). The first train a day departs at 16:00.

Trains from Moscow to Sortavala arrive to Sortavala (Сортавала).

Train tickets from Moscow to Sortavala usually cost from 39 EUR to 123 EUR per passenger depending on a train, ticket class and date of travel.

Ticket fares for Moscow to Sortavala train tickets are regulated by a dynamic pricing system. The main principle can be formulated as follows: the higher the demand and the fewer the seats, the higher the ticket price. We recommend booking 2-3 months in advance, in this case you are able to catch the best fares, starting from 39 EUR per passenger, which is not available a few days before the departure.

Yes, you can buy tickets online on our website.

Yes, trains in Russia are safe and convenient. You can travel from Moscow to Sortavala by train without any problems.

In rare cases, there really are changes in the schedule: changing the departure time, canceling trains, launching additional trains, but in most of cases this schedule is accurate. In all situations, we urge you to build your plans based on a real schedule for a specific date, and not on an approximate generalized schedule

We have selected the cheapest, fastest and most comfortable trains for you (at the end of this page). You can use our recommendation. However, please keep in mind that tickets for recommended trains are usually bought first, so they can simply be sold out at the desired date.
Use our ticket search system, indicating the date and number of passengers of interest. After downloading the results - use the filters by departure time, arrival time, travel time, ticket price and ticket classes - so you will find the best trains that best meet your requirements. If there are no trains left after applying the filters, clean the filters and try again.

Train categories on a route between Moscow and Sortavala

Regular Trains

Regular Train is historically the first class of trains, nowadays is the most common type of train in Russia that can take you to almost everywhere, slow and reliable. Such trains run at a speed of about 60-80 km/h and make stops at all (or most) stations on their route. Stops can be either for 1-5 minutes, or for 20-30 and even for an hour and a half. Check the train route and duration of stops using the ROUTE button next to each train.

Regular Trains between Moscow and Sortavala depart 1 time a day, covering the whole route from 14h 24min to 17h 30min.

Regular Trains between Moscow and Sortavala have the following numbers: 018А, 160В

Interesting fact: at long stops, passengers of Regular Trains often go to the platform and buy traditional pies or local crafts from Babushkas on the platform.
Important: at stops, do not go far from the train! You may not notice the train departing and your personal belongings will go on a trip without you, and you can stay at this station for several hours or even days. Your ticket will not be valid for traveling on the next train and you will have to buy a new ticket at the box office of this station. The staff does not speak any language other than Russian.

Tickets for the Regular Train are usually cheaper (compared to other classes of trains or plane tickets). Regular Train on the route from Moscow to Sortavala have the following ticket classes:

  • 3-сl. open sleeping - from 39 EUR
  • 2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 48 EUR
  • 1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 123 EUR

Schedule of Regular Trains between Moscow and Sortavala

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
16:00 06:34 14h 34min 160В 39 EUR
21:05 14:35 17h 30min 018А Kareliya 53 EUR

Classes of tickets on trains between Moscow and Sortavala

1-сl. sleeping compt.

Air-conditioned compartment with two comfortable beds. Bed linen is included. Depending on the type of the carriage, meal-set, travel-kit, TV, newspapers might be availiable.


2-сl. sleeping compt.

2-class is one of the most popular type of the compartment due to the best correlation of price and comfort. The air-conditioned compartment are equipped with four comfortable beds. Bed linen is included. Depending on the carriage, meal, travel-kit, TV, newspapers might be availiable.


3-сl. open sleeping

3-Class Open Sleeping also known as "Platzkart" or "Hostel Sleeping", the open type carriage with couchettes, is one of the cheapest options to travel by rail. The Plazlkart is rather comfortable and gives an opportunity to travel in a big company, mix with locals and chat with neighbours all the time.


Popular train on a route Moscow - Sortavala

018А, Kareliya Regular Train

Departing from Moscow at 21:05 - arriving at Sortavala at 14:35
Travel Time - 17h 30min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 53 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 123 EUR


Recommended trains

Recommended Regular Trains

Recommended cheapest, fastest Regular train between Moscow and Sortavala:

160В,   Regular Train
Departing from Moscow at 16:00 - arriving at Sortavala at 06:34
Travel Time - 14h 34min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 39 EUR
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 48 EUR


 

Recommended most comfortable Regular train between Moscow and Sortavala:

018А, Kareliya  Regular Train
Departing from Moscow at 21:05 - arriving at Sortavala at 14:35
Travel Time - 17h 30min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 53 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 123 EUR


 

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