How to get to Donetsk?
From Moscow you can reach many cities of Russia and the Near abroad by car, train, bus or plane. However, there are cases when it is not so easy to get to the city due to some events in the world or country. These cities today can be attributed Donetsk, where today is restless and where fighting is underway. Paths that allow access to the city may be irrelevant due to the difficult situation in the region.
Further details about how to get to Donetsk from Moscow at the present time.
How to get to Donetsk from Moscow
Today, due to the tense situation between Ukraine, Russia and the rest of the world, it will not be easy to get to Donetsk, because there are no airplanes flying there, so you will have to travel by land using different types of transport. In addition, it is important to understand that such a trip will be quite risky, and you need to choose a safer route. Here are some ways to get to Donetsk from Moscow:
- By train.This method will be the fastest and safest of all. The train departs from the Kursk station of Moscow (Kursk metro station). You can immediately buy a ticket to Donetsk. This is the fastest transport to get to the city. You need to be prepared for the fact that both Russian and Ukrainian border guards will carefully inspect your luggage, passport, ticket and hotel reservation;
- By car. By car you can get to Donetsk from Moscow by two routes - M4 and M2. In the first case, you will pass through Tula, Orel, Kursk, Belgorod and Kharkov. In the second case, you will pass through Voronezh and near Rostov-on-Don, turn to Donetsk and will pass the border of Ukraine. These methods are very unsafe due to the situation in the region, so it is not recommended to go this way at the moment. Also on the same route you can hitchhiking;
- Combining transport. This means that you will go through part of the journey on one transport, and the rest on another. You can get to Belgorod or Voronezh by bus or train, and from there by car or train. You can combine transport as you like. It is important to observe only the elementary safety of movement.You can even do part of the way by air flight, and then use another transport to Donetsk;
- You can also go to Donetsk along with buses and trucks of humanitarian aid to Donetsk. You can find all the information about the flights of such buses on the Internet, for example, on
In any case, it will not be so easy to get to Donetsk from Moscow today because of conflicts in the region of the city. Airplanes will not fly soon. All schedules of buses, electric trains and flights can be found on the websites of companies that provide these services.