Nizhniy Novgorod HolidaysRussia
Dreaming of a trip to Russia? Nizhniy Novgorod has everything you need for a great holiday. You could visit Minin and Pozharsky Square (Площадь Минина и Пожарского), or how about spending an afternoon at Rechnoy Station (Речной вокзал)? Better still, it doesn't need to cost you the world. We compare …

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How to get to Nizhniy Novgorod

Here's what you need to know about getting to Nizhniy Novgorod. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Nizhniy Novgorod takes 6 hours, 15 minutes.

When to go to Nizhniy Novgorod

Typical Holiday Price

£494 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Nizhniy Novgorod varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - August is the cheapest month to go to Nizhniy Novgorod.

Where to stay in Nizhniy Novgorod

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Nizhniy Novgorod, according to other travellers.

Reviews of Nizhniy Novgorod

Rachel S
Rachel SBerlin

The city on a hill is an unique blend of old and new, and is still relatively untouched by tourism despite being described by locals as “Russia’s third capital.” Its highest point has spectacular views of the Volga River, the longest river in Europe, and the town is filled with both ornate old buildings (including the original home of famous Russian writer Maxim Gorky!) and up-and-coming contemporary art galleries.


Город, которым невозможно не восхититься с первой же встречи! Попадая сюда, тут же ощущаешь его величие и безмятежность. Можно часами наслаждаться его видами: Ока и Волга, бесконечные холмы, один выше другого... Здесь легко потеряться, но такое приключение лишь в радость!

Александра Шилова
Александра ШиловаMoscow


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