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Irkutsk Intl. Airport

Transportation to Chelyabinsk Airport from the City Center

For travelling to Chelyabinsk International Airport, you can take a taxi. You can also have a comfortable travel by renting a car. If your hotel provides this service, it is possible to reach the airport easily by making a reservation in advance. If you prefer a means of public transportation, you can get on a bus departing from the city center. The airport also has private shuttle services.


If you prefer using a means of public transportation, you should first on take the bus route 99 departing from the city center and then transfer to the route 82 going to the airport. The travel to the airport from the city center lasts about one and half an hour.


You can easily find a taxi in the city center and travel to the airport comfortably. If you wish, you can ask your hotel to call a taxi for you. Travelling to the airport from the city center by taxi takes about 30 minutes under normal traffic conditions.

Car Rental

In Chelyabinsk city center, there are many local and international car rental companies. By visiting one of these companies, you can rent a car suitable for your budget. They absolutely want to see your international driver's license. If you don’t have an international driver’s license, you can rent a car with a driver. You should follow the highway E30 to reach the airport from the city center. The travel lasts about half an hour. Accommodation centers also help their guests about renting a car.

Hotel Shuttle

Although not every hotel in Chelyabinsk offers airport shuttle service, some of them offer airport shuttle service for their guests. You can contact your hotel to learn if they offer this service and make a reservation in advance.

Shuttle Service

There are private shuttle buses carrying passengers to Chelyabinsk International Airport from the city center. You can get information about their departure points and hours from your hotel. Although the amount you need to pay is slightly higher compares to bus, shuttles are more comfortable means of transportation for travelling to the airport.

Airport Information

Chelyabinsk International Airport is about 20 km north of the city center. It is a large airport offering service with its parking area having the capacity of 51 planes and having a different architecture. Chelyabinsk International Airport is also accepted as a transfer point. The airport has all the basic services like ATM, currency exchange office, pharmacy and left-luggage office.

There are also cafes, bars and restaurants offering service at the airport. In addition, you can buy books, souvenirs, clothes or accessories from the stores at the airport. You can spend pleasant time in these stores before or after your flight.

In duty-free shops, you can buy many products at affordable prices. If you want to wait for your flight in a comfortable and well-equipped environment, you can take advantage of the airport lounge service. Chelyabinsk International Airport also has free Wi-Fi service for its guests.

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2017

Transportation to Irkutsk City Center from Airport

There are many public transportation options you can prefer to reach the city center from Irkutsk Airport. Minibus and buses are the most preferred transportation options. You can also take the advantage of taxi or car rental options outside the terminal building if you don’t prefer public transportation. When you step outside the airport building, you will see three different stations as Station No 1, No 2 and No 3.Various transportation vehicles depart from each station to Irkutsk city center.


You can prefer to take a minibus for transportation to the city center from Irkutsk Airport. Minibuses are the transportation vehicles having the most frequent services with the most diverse lines compared to other transportation options. The minibuses depart from Station No 1 and Station No 2 at the airport at frequent intervals. If you want to use Station 1, you can do directly to Irkutsk railway station by taking the minibus line 20. There are 21 different minibus lines to reach the airport and you can reach the city center at a very low price like 20 Rubles by choosing the most suitable line for you.  


You can also go to Irkutsk city center by public buses or the airport buses if the minibus and trolleybus service times are not suitable for you. The buses, just like other public transportation, provide fast, comfortable and affordable transportation. It is possible to go into the city center in 15 minutes by paying only 20 Rubles.


One of the easiest ways to reach Irkutsk city center from Irkutsk Airport is by trolleybuses. If you prefer to travel by trolleybus, which is more convenient compared to buses, you need to go Station 1 or Station 3 at the airport. The trolleybus line 4 departing from Station No 1 goes to Kirov Square in the city center, while the trolleybus line 6 departing from Station No 3 goes to Zhukovski Square. Transportation by trolleybus approximately costs 20 Rubles and you can reach Irkutsk city center in 10 or 15 minutes.


There are plenty of taxis that provide 24/7 service outside Irkutsk Airport terminal and wait to pick up the airport passengers. If you are in a hurry and if you are willing to pay 410-500 Rubles, taking a taxi may be the best alternative you can prefer to reach the city center. It takes about 15-20 minutes to get to the city center by taking a taxi.

Rent a car

If you are going to stay in Irkutsk more than two days, it would be useful for you to rent a car as soon as you arrive at the airport. Renting a car could be a better alternative in terms of price and comfort. If you make a quick search beforehand and go to the car rental offices by making a pre-reservation, your reserved car can be delivered to you in minutes. The route you need to follow to get to Irkutsk city center by the car you have rented is Sovetskaya Street and Krasnokazachya Ulitsa. You can reach the city center in 12 minutes.

Last Updated: 17 Nov 2016

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Which airports can I use for Chelyabinsk-Irkutsk flights?

For Chelyabinsk-Irkutsk flights, you can use Chelyabinsk Airport as departure airport, and Irkutsk Intl. Airport for arrival.

How many kilometers is the flight distance from Chelyabinsk-Irkutsk and how long does the flight take?

The flight distance between Chelyabinsk-Irkutsk is 2797 kilometers in total. The flight between the two cities takes 3 hour 30 minutes.

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