You can get to Ostashkov by train, bus, car. Despite the slight distance from Moscow – about 400 kilometers, the train to it goes quite long – almost 12 hours. It leaves from Leningrad railway station. Train number 603/604. Walks in summer more often than in winter. The schedule changes every year. Therefore, it is better to specify the date and time of departure by toll-free reference telephone: 8 (800) 775-00-00.
Buses to Ostashkov depart from Tushinskaya metro station. Travel time is about 7 hours. “Tushinskaya” is the third station of Tagansko-Krasnopresnenskaya line. The bus station is 100 meters from the entrance to the metro. To find it and not get lost, you need to get in the first car from the center, find an exit to the commuter trains, climb the escalator and turn left. Then go outside and immediately turn right – ahead will be the parking lot of buses and the ticket office of the bus station.
Fastest to get to Ostashkov by car. You can go two ways – on Novorizhsky highway, through Volokolamsk, Shakhovskaya, Zubtsov, Rzhev and Selizharovo. Or on the Leningrad highway through Tver, Torzhok and Kuvshinovo. The roads are about the same state, but Novorizhskoye Highway is widened at the entrance to Moscow, so congestion often forms due to construction work. Travel time – about five hours without taking into account Moscow traffic jams.
Also you can get to Ostashkov via Tver, to which from Moscow there are trains from Leningrad railway station. From the central bus station of the city there is a bus and a minibus to Ostashkov. Travel time is about 4 hours.