Health Insurance

Please note that you will need health insurance valid in Russia during your stay in Moscow. Don’t forget to ask about it in your insurance company or to check it in Russian consul service in your country.

Arrival and transfer

Moscow Airports

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Sheremetievo airport
According to the effective classification Sheremetievo is a 1st class airport. It is situated 28 kilometers to the north-west of Moscow and 11 kilometers from MKAD (Moscow encircling highway). Territorially and functionally the airport is divided into two sectors – Sheremetievo-1 (Sh-1) and Sheremetievo-2 (Sh-2). The Sh-2 sector is for international flights only, and SH-1 hosts mostly domestic flights.
Getting to Moscow:
The “Aeroexpress”, a special electric train will take you to Moscow’s Belorussky train station (nearby is Belorusskaya metro station, which is 3 stops away from Sukharevskaya metro station, where MSUPE is).
From Sheremetievo-2 terminal you can walk into the Aeroexpress terminal which is situated on the airport land side (overground walkway takes 7 minutes to cross). The walkway is on the level of Sh-2 departure hall.
To get to Aeroexpress from Sh-1 terminal you can take a free shuttle bus. The bus stop is situated to the left of the exit from arrival hall of Sh-1 on the airport land side. The drive to Aeroexpress is 20 minutes.

Aeroexpress Schedule
Every half hour from 5:00AM till 01:00AM
Full schedule here
The ride is 35 minutes.
Cost:
Full cost – 300 RUR (≈ 7, 5 Euro)
Aeroexpress hotline – 8-800-700-33-77
Sheremetievo airport website

Domodedovo airport
Domodedovo airport is the biggest and most perspective airport in Russia, it is rated #1 in the country for domestic and international cargo air transportation.
Getting to Moscow:
The “Aeroexpress”, a special electric train will take you to Moscow’s Paveletsky train station (nearby is Paveletskaya metro station, which is 4 stops away from Sukharevskaya metro station, where MSUPE is).
Aeroexpress Schedule
Every half hour from 7:00AM till 00:00AM
Full schedule here
The ride is 40-45 minutes.
Cost:
Full cost – 300 RUR (≈ 7, 5 Euro)
Aeroexpress hotline – 8-800-700-33-77
Domodedovo airport website

Vnukovo Airport

Vnukovo International airport is situated 28 kilometers from Moscow city center, it is one of the biggest airports in Russia.
Getting to Moscow:
The “Aeroexpress”, a special electric train will take you to Moscow’s Kiyevsky train station (nearby is Kiyevskaya metro station, which is 6-7 stops away from Sukharevskaya metro station, where MSUPE is).
Aeroexpress Schedule
Every half hour from 6:00AM till 00:00AM
Full schedule here
The ride is 35-40 minutes.
Cost  – 300 RUR (≈ 7, 5 Euro)
The underground train station is situated to the left of the airport building, 4-5 minutes walking distance. The ticket should be purchased in the Aeroexpress ticket booths on the station’s upper floor. For information call +7 (495) 436-26-26 (Kiyevsky train station) or + 7 (495) 436-28- (Vnukovo airport).
Aeroexpress hotline – 8-800-700-33-77
Vnukovo airport website

Moscow Metro website

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