Journeys on the
Trans-siberian Railway
The Original
Destination Vladivostok - 19 days
Kicking off in Moscow, ride the rails 9,288km with stops in Yekaterinburg, Irkutsk (for Lake Baikal) & Ulan Ude - Buddhist bastion of Eastern Russia.
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The Trans-Siberian Railway

The Trans-Siberian Railway reaches right across Asia, connecting Moscow with the Far East and cutting through the fascinating lands in between. Crossing a third of the globe, the Trans-Siberian Railway heads through the natural wonders of the Gobi Desert, the Ural Mountains and the grassy steppe of Mongolia. We appreciate that travelling within this region can be a little daunting and we pride ourselves in being able to offer you a worry free, enjoyable and authentic Trans-Siberian Railway adventure.

Journeys that start in either Moscow or Beijing
Lots of optional activies available at stops en-route
City breaks available in Russia and China
Upgrades on trains to 1st class offered
All rail travel, accommodation and transfers included
Choice of accommodation: 3 star hotels, homestays and Mongolian gers
Visa assistance for Russian, Chinese and Mongolian visas

Experience Fascinating Cultures

Unique experiences travelling the Trans-Siberian

Encounter fascinating cultures as you travel, experiencing centuries-old customs and traditions as you journey across Asia. Visit Lake Baikal, the world's oldest and deepest body of fresh water, camp out in a traditional Mongolian ger in Terelj National Park, eat local food and watch local festivals like the Naadam festival during the summer months.

Journeys aboard the Trans-Siberian Railway

Popular Trans-Siberian adventures and our top picks

A Trans-Siberian train at a station
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Trans-siberian Railway Journeys from Moscow
Red Express
9 days | FROM $2,369

Spend a few days in Russia's capital city, then jump on board the Trans Siberian railway, from Moscow to - a a...

A ger camp in Terelj National Park in Mongolia
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Trans-siberian Railway Journeys from Moscow
Genghis Khan
13 days | FROM $3,199

Jump aboard for the ride of your life! From one capital city to another - Moscow to Beijing, via Mongolia - a...

A panoramic views of a Mongolian lake
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Trans-siberian Railway Journeys from Moscow
Highway to China
15 days | FROM $3,699

Riding the Trans-Siberian & Trans-Mongolian from Moscow east to Beijing; crossing Siberia the train pulls into...

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Trans-siberian Railway Journeys from Beijing
Big Rail Tripper
18 days | FROM $4,599

The big ticket, an epic journey from Beijing to Moscow, offering exciting stopovers at all of our en route and...

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Trans-siberian Railway Journeys from Moscow
Big Ticket
19 days | FROM $4,599

Bolshoi (Russian for BIG). Go large on our sensational big ticket from Moscow all the way to Beijing. It's the...

A traditional Mongolian Ger in Terelj National Park
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Trans-siberian Railway Journeys from Beijing
Kublai Khan
10 days | FROM $2,499

Jump aboard for the ride of your life! Take the train from Beijing to Mongolia - a land of uncommon beauty, to...

More about travelling aboard the Trans-Siberian

Our Trans-Siberian Railway journeys are semi-independent and not group tours, so you'll normally be travelling by yourself or as part of your own private group, we provide assistance at each stop en route. We organise all of the elements necessary to make your journey smooth and hassle free, from the train tickets and accommodation en route to the rail station transfers and optional sightseeing tours and excursions. Our Trans-Siberian itineraries allow the adventurous semi independent traveller to hop aboard in Beijing or Moscow and get off at intermediate points en route. If there is not an itinerary that suits your requirements, we're also more than happy to tailor-make your Trans-Siberian railway journey for you.

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Journeys on the Trans-siberian Railway
Trans-siberian Railway Journeys from Moscow

From one red city to another. Hop on at Moscow, rail it express to Beijing or choose from a range of adventures that offer stops at a range of ports of call including Yekaterinburg, Irkutsk and mighty Lake Baikal in Siberia, Ulan Ude - a curious outpost in Eastern Buryatia that embraces all things Buddhist, and Ulaan Baatar - an amazing moniker for what is the capital of Mongolia. Or take the original Trans-Siberian journey from Moscow to Vladivostok on our 19 day adventure.

Journeys on the Trans-siberian Railway
Trans-siberian Railway Journeys from Beijing

Cross a third of the globe on board the legendary Trans-Siberian. From one capital city to another, we offer a heady range of adventures from Beijing to Moscow, ranging from 9 to 18 days, stopping off at some fascinating destinations en route. Discover Ulaan Baatar, the capital of Mongolia, and the beautiful Terelj National Park where you can camp out in a ger! Ulan Ude, a remote Buddhist outpost in Eastern Buryatia, Irkutsk - the Paris of Siberia and the deepest lake in the world - Baikal and Yekaterinburg, the last resting place of the Romanovs. Or for those short on time, rail it express from Beijing to Moscow.

Journeys on the Trans-siberian Railway
Trans-siberian Railway Private Tours

For something a little different, why not take the train part of the way and fly the rest or travel in luxury aboard the Golden Eagle Express? Our unique adventures section also features several exciting tours, that can be built into a tailor-made Trans-Siberian journey. From exploring the Gobi Desert, watching the colourful Naadam Festival or riding a Przewalski horse in Mongolia, to visiting the Pacific Ring of Fire. These are just some of the options available for your holiday of a life time!

Journeys on the Trans-siberian Railway
Trans-siberian Railway Short Stays

The Trans Siberian is so much more than just a train ride. Half the fun of the journey is the time off the train, experiencing local cultures and lifestyles, all adding up to an epic adventure. We've got some great city breaks to extend your stay and enable you to make the most of your holiday. Climb the Great Wall and explore the Forbidden city in China, enjoy authentic vodka and marvel at the huge art collection at the Winter Palace at St Petes or explore Moscow's Kremlin and Red Square.

Journeys on the Trans-siberian Railway
Trans-siberian Railway Tour Bolt-ons

If you are travelling on one of our Trans-Siberian Journeys from Moscow or Beijing, which stops en route in Yekaterinburg, Irkutsk, Ulaan Baatar, Ulan Ude or Vladivostok you can choose an number of exciting selection of optional activities featured below. Spend two nights by beautiful Lake Baikal - the pearl of Siberia, experience nomadic life camping out in a Mongolian ger, test your dog sledding or cross country skiing skills, climb the Great Wall, explore Red Square and more.

Hi Cheryln! I just wanted to also thank you as it was an amazing experience and we were impressed with every On The Go representative we met in Moscow, Ulaan Bataar and Beijing! They were all so helpful, friendly and also informative! This was my 2nd OTG tour and I would do another in a heartbeat :) ”  

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