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21 October 2020

Turkish Airlines will double the number of flights from St. Petersburg to Istanbul and back

Turkish Airlines will double the number of flights from St. Petersburg to Istanbul and back

From November 3, 2020, Turkish Airlines will start operating two flights from St. Petersburg to Istanbul and back every day. The departure time of the day flight from St. Petersburg will remain the same: 05.16, arrival in Istanbul at 19:30.

19 October 2020

Rossiya Airlines will open flights from St. Petersburg to Geneva and back on a regular schedule from October 24

Rossiya Airlines will open flights from St. Petersburg to Geneva and back on a regular schedule from October 24

This was reported by Fontanka with reference to the carrier's press service. According to the press service, Airbus A320 aircraft with a capacity of 168 passengers will fly on Saturdays: departure from St. Petersburg starts at 14:20, from Geneva - at 16:40.

15 October 2020

Russia resumes flights with Serbia, Cuba, Japan 01st of November

Russia resumes flights with Serbia, Cuba, Japan 01st of November

Considering the decisions by the operational headquarters, Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin signed an order on the resumption of air service with Serbia, Cuba and Japan on a reciprocal basis, an official at the headquarters announced on Wednesday.  Flights Moscow-Belgrade, Moscow-Cayo Coco and Moscow-Santa Clara will be operated twice a week. Three flights will fly to Japan from November 1: two from Moscow to Tokyo and one from Vladivostok to Tokyo. 

01 October 2020

Aeroflot resumes regular flights from Moscow to Seoul

Aeroflot resumes regular flights from Moscow to Seoul

Aeroflot will resume regular flights from Moscow to the capital of South Korea - Seoul from October 1, the airline said. Flights will be operated once a week on Thursdays (flight SU0250 Moscow - Seoul). Return flight SU0251 Seoul - Moscow will be operated on Saturdays.

21 September 2020

Russia resumes international air service with South Korea starting from 27th of September

Russia resumes international air service with South Korea starting from 27th of September

Additionally to weekly flights to Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan Russia resumes international air service with South Korea starting from 27th of September

21 September 2020

Russia resumes international air service with Belarus, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan starting from 21st of September

Russia resumes international air service with Belarus, Kyrgyzstan and  Kazakhstan starting from 21st of September

Russia resumes passenger air service with Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and South Korea and lift the entry ban for these country’s nationals on a reciprocal basis, the government’s press service said on Sunday citing a corresponding government resolution.

16 September 2020

Dubai's Emirates Airlines resumes A380 flights to Moscow

Dubai's Emirates Airlines resumes A380 flights to Moscow

Dubai’s Emirates Airlines is resuming its A380 flights to Moscow this week, due to passenger demand. The flights will resume to Moscow Domodedovo Airport on Friday (September 18). Flights to Moscow will operate every Friday and Saturday – departing Dubai at 10.10am on Friday morning, landing in Moscow at 2.25pm local time. The return flight leaves Moscow at 5.35pm and lands in Dubai at 11.35pm local time. On a Saturday the outbound leg leaves at 4.15pm, landing in Moscow at 8.30pm, and the return leaves Moscow at 11.20pm, arriving in Dubai at 5.30am on Sunday morning.

18 August 2020

Wizz Air returns to Moscow after Covid-19 suspension

Wizz Air returns to Moscow after Covid-19 suspension

Wizz Air has confirmed the restart of its London Luton flights to Moscow.

As Russian travel restrictions ease, UK passengers can once again visit the sprawling metropolis, boasting world-class architecture and a rich history.

Whether travellers want to explore its old churches and tranquil parks or experience the burgeoning hipster scene with trendy restaurants and nightlife spots, Moscow will not disappoint.

28 July 2020

Wizz Air to relaunch Russian routes next month

Wizz Air to relaunch Russian routes next month

Wizz Air has announced the restart of its Russian routes, with flights from Luton to Moscow and St Petersburg taking off from August 15th.

Flights will operate twice a week to the Russian capital and once a week to St Petersburg.

16 July 2020

Wizz Air is launching new flights from St. Petersburg to four Italian cities in December 2020

Wizz Air is launching new flights from St. Petersburg to four Italian cities in December 2020

In December 2020, the airline will base the second aircraft at Pulkovo Airport and will launch new flights from the Northern capital of Russia to the Italian cities of Bergamo, Bologna, Venice, Turin and Catania (starting March 2021).

14 July 2020

Sheremetyevo's International Terminal Returns to Full Operations July 27

Sheremetyevo's International Terminal Returns to Full Operations July 27

Sheremetyevo International Airport's international terminal—Terminal D—will resume full operations at 00:00 Moscow time on July 27, 2020. The trains of the inter-terminal crossing (ITC) of Sheremetyevo Airport will resume operations on July 15 to shuttle passengers, employees and visitors throughout the airport complex.

09 January 2020

Russia Opens Skies over St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport

Russia Opens Skies over St. Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport

Russian aviation authorities announced that Open Skies regime at will be introduced at Pulkovo Airport in St. Petersburg for five years on January 1, 2020.  According to Russia’s Ministry of Transport, this initiative will complement the activities of the airport with new routes and expand the geography of flights.