How to get to Russia?

Travel to Russia is relatively easy nowadays. Unless you come from a neighboring country or prefer traveling in your own car, we suggest that the most convenient way to get to the country is by AIR.

We can do our best to help you find the most economical option provided with the city and country of your origin and approximate dates of your visit. In our opinion it is quicker and easier to buy your tickets online – here and now!..

You can monitor the prices and choose the most convenient option - most international flights to Russia arrive in Moscow (MOW) and Saint Petersburg (LED). If you are flexible in your dates, we recommend looking through all available airline fares by choosing a whole month instead of the particular fixed dates. There are a number of low-cost airlines traveling to Russia, such as Easyjet (from the UK), AirBerlin (Germany), FlyNiki (from Austria), Wizzair (from Budapest, Hungary) and Air Meridiana, BluExpress (from Italy). Also, due to lower demand the Russian airlines (e.g.: Transaero) propose special fares from may airports in Europe and USA as well. If you are going from Europe to Asia or vice-a-versa, please check the deals of Aeroflot with stopover in Moscow for a few days – that can be both cheap and convenient as citizens of many countries can stay in Moscow for up 72 hrs without obtaining any visa!...


These are the samples of average minimum return airline fares to Moscow (all taxes and fares included) from various destinations over the next 4 months:

  • UK (London, Manchester) – from 70 GBP;
  • Germany (Berlin), Austria (Vienna) - from 100 EUR
  • Italy (Rome, Milano), Spain (Madrid, Barcelona), Switzerland (Zurich) – from 200 EUR;
  • USA (New York) – from 400 USD;
  • Turkey (Istanbul) – from 100 USD.  

If you want get to other Russian cities, the fares for domestic flights can also pleasantly surprise you – in particular, the new national low-coster POBEDA (‘Victory’) launched in 2014 offers direct flights to about 10 cities in various parts of Russia (from southern and western regions to as far as Siberia) from as little as about 1 400 rubles (appr. 20 EUR) one-way!.. Thus please let us know if you are interested in taking any of the domestic routes as well.