3082 km/1926 miles
4 hours 15 minutes
GMT +3 in winter / GMT +4 in summer
The temperature range is 15 °C to 25 °C in summer
to 5 °C
in winter. Most rain and snow falls from December to February.
is located 30 km from the city centre.
Airport tax: none at SVO-1.
Transport to city and charges: taxis RUB 2000-3000 (approximately); trains RUB
250 (approximately). Trains operate between Sheremetyevo-2 and Moscow,
running between the new station opposite the terminal and Savyelovsky station in
bus services runs from Sheremetyevo terminals 1&2 every 15 minutes to Rechnoy
Vokzal and Planernaya metro stations.
To enquire about visa requirements, please contact
the Moscow Consulate Department on (495) 961-3871; mobile (495) 9709328.
Alternatively, please refer directly
to the local immigration authorities or your travel agent.
Russian Ruble (RUB)
Government: 0900 to 1700 Monday to Friday
Banks: 0900 to 1800 Monday to Friday
Shops: 24 hours Monday to Saturday
International car rental companies, taxis,
public buses and underground trains.
famous for its history and heritage. Popular tourist destinations include Red
Square; the Kremlin; the Bolshoi Theatre; the New and Old Arbat; the Temple of
Christ the Saver; the Ostankino Tower and restaurant; the Diamond Fund; the Tretyakovskaya
Gallery; and the city Zoo. Inclusive tours of the main sights are available. Several
major orchestras, opera and ballet companies have their homes there.