How to get from Simferopol to Yalta: the distance and the bus schedule
In Simferopol, is the only one on the Peninsula of the Crimea airport, so many trails start in this city. One of the most popular points of destination is Yalta.
In this regard, it is useful for tourists will be information about what is the distance between Simferopol and Yalta, and how to get from one city to another.
How many kilometers is it to travel from Simferopol to Yalta?
Between Simferopol and Yalta is stretched a distance of 80 kilometers. To overcome this distance by car on the highway E-105 in the direction of Alushta. By the time this trip will take from one to one and a half hours.
The signs on the road will not go astray, the main thing - attentively to read them.
Driving route is good because on the road there are beautiful sea and mountain views. It is not necessary to have a private car - you can rent a car or go with anyone as a companion.
Read also in this article, how long is the flight to Simferopol from the major cities of Russia, given the time difference.
How to get there and travel time
In addition to car travel, there are many other ways like from Simferopol to get to Yalta and Vice versa. Each of the routes has their own cost of travel and time spent in transit.
The bus or minibus
The bus runs from Simferopol to Yalta from the train station. Journey time is 1.5 to 2 hours and the ticket cost is equal to 130-150 rubles.
There are also bus routes that travel 3-4 hours with multiple stops.
Also from railway station of Simferopol go taxis. Bus slightly faster bus (journey time will be from 1 to 1.5 hours) and the ticket price is about the same - 130-160 rubles.
From the airport Simferopol to Yalta buses depart from 06:20 every 1.5-2.5 hours, the last flight leaves at 18:40.
Buses and minibuses go all day from early morning to late evening with a small interval in time. It is the best way to get from one city to another - and inexpensive, and fast.
Between Yalta and Alushta is one of the most beautiful architectural sites of the Crimea estate of Princess Gagarina. Read here, what this place is.
From Yalta to the train/railway station of Simferopol can be reached in the same way. Buses begin trips from Yalta bus station at 06:15, runs every 10-15 minutes, the last bus leaves at 20:50. In the airport of the house operates to the following schedule: 06:55, 07:50, 08:30, 09:20, 09:40, 10:05, 11:55, 13:05, 13:35, 14:57, 15:50, 16:45, 17:12, 19:00, 20:05, 20:40, 21:30.
Trolleybus route on the map
In the Crimea from the Soviet era is preserved trolleybus line between the cities, so special comforts such as air conditioning and new chairs in the transport no. From Simferopol (directly from the airport) goes to Yalta trolleybus №55. The length of the route is 96 km, and the cost varies from 90 to 100 rubles.
The trolley is difficult to call a quick mode of transport - this trip will take about two to three hours. But the passenger will have the opportunity to admire the serpentine and mountain views of the Peninsula.
As for the schedule, the trolley run every day from 05:20 to 20:10 hours with an interval of 30-40 minutes.
Taxi is fast and convenient, but expensive way to get from Simferopol to Yalta. But for passengers on the night flight is the only way to reach the destination.
Before you go by taxi, it is necessary to know the approximate cost of such a trip at the operator - selected unreliable drivers can unnecessarily inflate the price, relying on the ignorance of tourists. On average, the cost of this trip equals the 1500-2500 rubles.
To order a taxi in advance by telephone, or through an application downloaded on a smartphone (there is also a direct indicates the cost of the trip).
Transfer the mostsuitable for a large family or a group of people. Not to bargain with private traders, wringing his high price, you better pre-order the transfer for a certain time. This service cost from 2100 to 2600 rubles, and the journey time is just over an hour.
The hallmark of Crimea is the swallow's nest castle located in Yalta. Read about this beautiful place in our article.
Going on a trip to Crimea, the tourist could use some tips from seasoned travellers on unfamiliar terrain.
- Get ready for a hairpin - winding mountain roads can be shocking accustomed to the plains and flat roads of the city. This is especially true of those who are going to drive your own car. The best option is to arrive on the Peninsula in the train, and for short distances to travel by public transport or rented car.
- Check out the prices for journey in advance - they often prey on the ignorance of tourists and Jack up the prices.
Book a taxi through the operators and not sit by the traders - it can be not only expensive, but unsafe.
The registered taxi is a guarantee that the driver will take the tourist to the destination in a predetermined amount.
- Find travel companions - on the train or plane, you can find people who need to get from Simferopol to Yalta, and to order them one taxi at all. It will be cheaper and will have the confidence of safety.
To know the exact cost of the trip may be the Internet or from local operators.
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