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 from India
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 from India.
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
Traveling from India to Russia on a direct roundtrip flight to Moscow can cost about 30000 INR. On the other hand, a roundtrip flight to Moscow with a layover in another country (for example, in Uzbekistan) can make it a little cheaper. In this post, I explain the different options available for flying from Indiato Russia, as well as provide advice in order to find the most economical
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