Irkutsk to Vladivostok Train Route

The Irkutsk to Vladivostok trains make up to 74 stops on their way covering cover the distance of 4106 km.

There are 4 trains running on the Irkutsk to Vladivostok route, with at least 2 departures every day. Two trains operating on the route originate from Moscow and cover the entire length of the Trans-Siberian Railway.

4106 km

2-3 trains
per day

36-74 stops
on the way

Fastest train
2 days 21 hours

Slowest train
3 days 4 hours

Price from
89 USD

Frequently Asked Questions From Our Travelers

What is the best time of year to travel from Irkutsk to Vladivostok?

Though the weather is Siberia is quite unpredictable, we recommend taking an Irkutsk - Vladivostok train trip in May - September.

I’d like to travel in a private cabin from Irkutsk to Vladivostok, is it possible?

Yes, to travel in a cabin alone or with your friend or family, you should book two 1st class tickets or four 2nd class tickets. If you travel 2nd class, you’ll need to book 2 lower and 2 upper berths.

Can I bring my own food and drinks on board the Irkutsk to Vladivostok train?

Yes, you may bring as much food and soft drinks as you’d like with you on board any Irkutsk to Vladivostok train. Please note that it’s illegal to drink alcohol in your cabin. You can drink it only in the restaurant car.

What is the train station address in Irkutsk?

The train station address in Irkutsk is ul Chelnokova, 1.

What is the train station address in Vladivostok?

The train station address in Irkutsk is ul Aleutskaya, 2.

Is it possible to buy an open ticket from Irkutsk to Vladivostok and stop in Ulan-Ude?

No, it is impossible. According to the railroad office’s policy, if you would like to make stops during your trip you must purchase tickets to each city that you’d like to visit. The Russian railroad does not offer any flexible tickets with stopovers. To stop in Ulan-Ude you should book Irkutsk to Ulan-Ude and then Ulan-Ude to Vladivostok tickets.

Is it possible to take shower on board the Irkutsk - Vladivostok train?

Sometimes it is possible. Some of the Irkutsk to Vladivostok trains have showers on board. You can use them for a small fee, approx $5. Please ask the conductor if a shower is available. 


Once you have your tickets, look forward to a wonderful, smooth
and enjoyable journey through the Russian countryside.

Buy your ticket safely and securely and then sit back
and enjoy the ride!

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