In this installment I will explain the different options for going from any of the international airports in Moscow (Domodedovo, Sheremetyevo and Vnukovo) to the center of the city or the Red Square. Whether taxi, train, or bus, each option has advantages and disadvantages. In whichever case, I will explain how you can prepare in advance and how you can reserve a taxi or buy train tickets
2.1. Arriving by plane to Russia
The most common is to get to Russia by plane, although there are travelers who arrive by cruise to St. Petersburg. I have also met people who have traveled by car, bicycle or even on foot. I explain the cheapest way to get to Russia by plane and the different combinations of flights to get to Moscow or St. Petersburg.
In addition, upon arrival in Russia you should know the different possibilities to get from the airport to the center of cities such as Moscow or St. Petersburg: Aeroexpress, Metro, bus and taxi.
This article explains all the procedures that are carried out at Russian airports, from the moment you get off the plane until you leave the airport: immigration procedures, baggage collection and customs procedures. I will also explain you how to know the different services offered by Russian airports: currency exchange, ATMs, shops, restaurants, etc. If you arrive to Russia through an
Pulkovo Airport is located about 23 kilometers south of St. Petersburg. In this post I will explain the different ways to get from Pulkovo airport to St Petersburg either the city center or outside, by public transport or taxi. About Pulkovo Airport The Pulkovo airport at St. Petersburg is the third busiest in Russia after Domodedovo and Sheremetyevo airport in Moscow. This is a newly
Traveling from Australia (or New Zealand) to Moscow can cost about AUD$ 1500. In this post, I explain the different options available for flying from Australia to Russia, as well as provide advice in order to find the most economical flight. 1. Introduction The increase in tourism and trade relations between Australia and Russia has led to an increasing number of airlines offering