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  • Omsk (OMS)


    Country: Russia

    DISTANCE FROM ASTANA
    440 km/274 miles

    FLIGHT DURATION
    1 hours 10 minutes

    LOCAL TIME
    UTC+07:00 As standard time (all year round)

    CLIMATE
    Omsk climate is dry and continental, characterized by dramatic swings of weather. Average daily temperatures, taken over the past three decades, are +20 °C (68 °F) for July and −17 °C (1 °F) for January, although temperatures can reach +40 °C (104 °F) in the summer and drop to −45 °C (−49 °F) in the winter. On average, Omsk sees over 300 sunny days a year.

    AIRPORT
    International Airport is located 5 km southwest of Omsk.

    TRANSPORT TO THE CITY AND CHARGES
    Bus: RUB 15 one-way.
    Taxis: RUB 300 - 500 (approximately)

    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
    To enquire about visa requirements, please contact the Moscow Consulate Department. Alternatively, please refer directly to the local immigration authorities or your travel agent.

    CURRENCY
    Russian Ruble (RUB)
    Notes: 50, 100, 500, 1000, 5000

    BUSINESS HOURS
    Government: 0900 - 1800 Monday to Friday
    Banks: 10.00 – 20.00 Monday to Friday
    Shops: 24 hours Monday to Saturday

    LANGUAGE
    Russian

    UTILITIES
    220V, 50Hz

    TRANSPORTATION
    Taxis, public buses.

    ABOUT CITY
    Omsk is the capital of Omsk Oblast, Siberia, and is a regional hub for Western Siberia and the Altai mountains in Russia. It is Russia's seventh largest city with a population of over 1.1 million. An Omsk visit is one of the highlights of a trip to Siberia for the city's attractive and bustling 19th century center, and its numerous cultural opportunities. Literature lovers will find a special interest in Omsk, as it was Dostoevsky's home during the majority of his exile from Saint Petersburg.

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