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Trains from Sochi to Rostov-na-Donu

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Railroad route Sochi - Rostov-na-Donu overview

Trains from Sochi to Rostov-na-Donu depart 10 times a day. Departure of the first train a day - at 02:50, the last - 11:26. Travel time between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu takes from 07h 11min to 16h 05min. Train tickets from Sochi to Rostov-na-Donu cost from 36 USD to 685 USD, 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 Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu: 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 2021.

Departure and Arrival stations

Departure station:

Sochi (Сочи)

Arrival station:

Rostov-na-Donu Rostov-Glavniy - Main Train Station (Ростов-на-Дону (Ростов-Главный Вокзал))
Rostov-na-Donu Krasnoyarsk region (Первомайская, Красноярский Край)


Complete schedule of trains from Sochi to Rostov-na-Donu

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Train category Price from
02:50 10:52 08h 02min 808Э Lastochka Regular Train 46 USD
14:26 04:24 13h 58min 116С Regular Train 52 USD
15:58 05:23 13h 25min 310Э Regular Train 39 USD
18:19 03:47 09h 28min 036С Northern Palmyra (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train 172 USD
19:21 11:26 16h 05min 080С Regular Train 85 USD
19:34 02:54 07h 20min 104Ж Adler - Moscow (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train 117 USD
20:44 10:12 13h 28min 170С Double-Decker Train 117 USD
21:08 07:17 10h 09min 642Ж Rostov - Adler (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train 47 USD
21:18 09:52 12h 34min 360С Regular Train 36 USD
21:35 04:46 07h 11min 102С Premium Regular Train 88 USD

Frequently Asked Questions about trains between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu

Yes there are direct trains departing from Sochi (Сочи) and arriving to Rostov-na-Donu Rostov-Glavniy - Main Train Station (Ростов-на-Дону (Ростов-Главный Вокзал)), Rostov-na-Donu Krasnoyarsk region (Первомайская, Красноярский Край). Trains depart 10 times a day.

Trains from Sochi to Rostov-na-Donu depart from Sochi (Сочи) and arrive to Rostov-na-Donu Rostov-Glavniy - Main Train Station (Ростов-на-Дону (Ростов-Главный Вокзал)), Rostov-na-Donu Krasnoyarsk region (Первомайская, Красноярский Край).

The fastest train is 102С Premium, departing at 21:35 from Sochi and arriving to Rostov-Glavniy - Main Train Station. Travel time of the fastest train 102С Premium - 07h 11min. Tickets cost from 88 USD.

The cheapest train is 360С , departing at 21:18 from Sochi, traveling for 12h 34min and arriving to Krasnoyarsk region at 09:52. Tickets for this train cost from 36 USD.

Travel time between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu takes from 07h 11min to 16h 05min, depending on a train and date.

 

Trains from Sochi to Rostov-na-Donu depart from Sochi (Сочи). The first train a day departs at 02:50.

Trains from Sochi to Rostov-na-Donu arrive to Rostov-na-Donu Rostov-Glavniy - Main Train Station (Ростов-на-Дону (Ростов-Главный Вокзал)), Rostov-na-Donu Krasnoyarsk region (Первомайская, Красноярский Край).

Train tickets from Sochi to Rostov-na-Donu usually cost from 36 USD to 685 USD per passenger depending on a train, ticket class and date of travel.

Ticket fares for Sochi to Rostov-na-Donu 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 36 USD 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 Sochi to Rostov-na-Donu 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 Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu

Double-Decker Trains

Double-Decker trains were first launched in Russia in 2014 and currently travel on only a few routes. Double-decker train carriages are slightly higher than usual and thanks to two floors can accommodate 64 passengers each (versus 32 passengers in a standard 2 cl. sleeping compartment carriage).

Double-Decker Trains between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu depart 3 times a day, passing the entire route for 07h 10min - 14h 40min.

Interesting fact: Traveling Double-Decker Train between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu you can enjoy a high comfort in modern train at affordable price. There are 8 compartments per each deck of the train. Each cabin has 4 sleeping berths (2 upper and 2 lower ones), a table, a mirror, storage for small items placed above each berth, two 220V sockets, individual lamps and stairs for getting on the upper berths. Storage below the lower berth has enough space for 2 big suitcases.
Important: Tall passengers (higher than 180 cm) may not be comfortable traveling in a double-decker train due to the smaller compartment, berths and lower ceilings (2.1 m versus 2.5 m in a standard carriage)

Schedule of Double-Decker Trains between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
18:19 03:47 09h 28min 036С Northern Palmyra (Double-Decker) 172 USD
19:34 02:54 07h 20min 104Ж Adler - Moscow (Double-Decker) 117 USD
20:44 10:12 13h 28min 170С 117 USD
21:08 07:17 10h 09min 642Ж Rostov - Adler (Double-Decker) 47 USD

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 Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu depart 3 times a day, covering the whole route from 07h 10min to 17h 45min.

Regular Trains between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu have the following numbers: 102С, 080С, 808Э, 116С, 170С, 360С, 310Э

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 Sochi to Rostov-na-Donu have the following ticket classes:

  • 3-сl. open sleeping - from 36 USD
  • Sitting (Standard) - from 46 USD
  • 2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 51 USD
  • Sitting (Second class) - from 57 USD
  • 1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 63 USD
  • De Luxe sleeping - from 685 USD

Schedule of Regular Trains between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
02:50 10:52 08h 02min 808Э Lastochka 46 USD
14:26 04:24 13h 58min 116С 52 USD
15:58 05:23 13h 25min 310Э 39 USD
19:21 11:26 16h 05min 080С 85 USD
20:44 10:12 13h 28min 170С 57 USD
21:18 09:52 12h 34min 360С 36 USD
21:35 04:46 07h 11min 102С Premium 88 USD

Classes of tickets on trains between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu

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.


De Luxe sleeping

Journey in a deluxe compartment lets you to relax and enjoy the views. Air-conditioned compartment with two comfortable beds is equipped with the private bathroom. Meal, travel kit, press, bed linen are included in the price. The cabin is designed for two people, however it is possible to purchase both seats in your compartment and travel alone.


Sitting (Second class)

Carriage with open seating area, used for relatively short journeys. This may include plaid, newspaper, meal, travel kit and air conditioning.


Sitting (Standard)

Comfortable adjustable textile seats arranged two by two, with armrests and footrests (except table seats), individual reading lights, foldable tables, built-in audio modules 
four TVs and two power sockets per coach. Meals are not included but snacks and drinks can be purchased at extra charge.


Popular trains on a route Sochi - Rostov-na-Donu

102С, Premium Regular Train

Departing from Sochi at 21:35 - arriving at Rostov-na-Donu at 04:46
Travel Time - 07h 11min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 88 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 166 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 302 USD
De Luxe sleeping - from 685 USD


808Э, Lastochka Regular Train

Departing from Sochi at 02:50 - arriving at Rostov-na-Donu at 10:52
Travel Time - 08h 02min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 46 USD
Sitting (Second class) - from 57 USD


170С, Grand Express Regular Train

Departing from Sochi at 20:44 - arriving at Rostov-na-Donu at 10:12
Travel Time - 13h 28min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 57 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 74 USD


036С, Northern Palmyra (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train

Departing from Sochi at 18:19 - arriving at Rostov-na-Donu at 03:47
Travel Time - 09h 28min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 172 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 347 USD


104Ж, Adler - Moscow (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train

Departing from Sochi at 19:34 - arriving at Rostov-na-Donu at 02:54
Travel Time - 07h 20min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 117 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 237 USD


170С, Adler - Moscow (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train

Departing from Sochi at 20:44 - arriving at Rostov-na-Donu at 10:12
Travel Time - 13h 28min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 117 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 237 USD


642Ж, Rostov - Adler (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train

Departing from Sochi at 21:08 - arriving at Rostov-na-Donu at 07:17
Travel Time - 10h 09min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 47 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 87 USD


Recommended trains

Recommended Regular Trains

Recommended cheapest Regular train between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu:

360С,   Regular Train
Departing from Sochi at 21:18 - arriving at Rostov-na-Donu at 09:52
Travel Time - 12h 34min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 36 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 51 USD


 

Recommended most comfortable, fastest Regular train between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu:

102С, Premium  Regular Train
Departing from Sochi at 21:35 - arriving at Rostov-na-Donu at 04:46
Travel Time - 07h 11min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 88 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 166 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 302 USD
De Luxe sleeping - from 685 USD


 

Recommended Double-Decker Trains

Recommended cheapest Double-Decker train between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu:

642Ж, Rostov - Adler (Double-Decker)  Double-Decker Train
Departing from Sochi at 21:08 - arriving at Rostov-na-Donu at 07:17
Travel Time - 10h 09min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 47 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 87 USD


 

Recommended most comfortable Double-Decker train between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu:

036С, Northern Palmyra (Double-Decker)  Double-Decker Train
Departing from Sochi at 18:19 - arriving at Rostov-na-Donu at 03:47
Travel Time - 09h 28min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 172 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 347 USD


 

Recommended fastest Double-Decker train between Sochi and Rostov-na-Donu:

104Ж, Adler - Moscow (Double-Decker)  Double-Decker Train
Departing from Sochi at 19:34 - arriving at Rostov-na-Donu at 02:54
Travel Time - 07h 20min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 117 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 237 USD


 

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