Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport
Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport is the busiest airport in Russia, consisting of six terminals and three runways. The construction of a new Terminal G will start in 2024. The airport is home to the national flag carrier Aeroflot. The number of passengers has grown strongly in recent years at Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (50 million passengers in 2019), the airport has the ambition to grow to 100 million passengers in 2030.
Where is Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport situated?
The airport is situated north of Russia’s capital. By car, you can reach Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport through the busy ‘Leningradskoye Highway’ and motorways M10 and M11.
How many terminals does Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport have?
The airport consists of six terminals: Terminal A, Terminal B and Terminal C (Northern Terminal Complex) north of two of the three runways, Terminal D, Terminal E and Terminal F (Southern Terminal Complex) south of it. Terminal B (opened in 2018) and Terminal C (opened in 2020) are located under one roof and both have a capacity of 20 million passengers per year. Terminal A is only used for private jets and business flights. Every 4 minutes a free automated people mover runs between North Terminal Complex (station Sheremetyevo-1) and South Terminal Complex (station Sheremetyevo-2). The Aeroexpress railway station at Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport is accessible via Terminal E.
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The distance from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport to the centre of Moscow is 38 kilometres. By car, it takes 65 minutes to get to the centre of Moscow.
From SVO Airport to Moscow City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport you can travel by train, bus and metro. Visit the Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Moscow is about RUB 2000.-. Book your taxi at Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From SVO Airport to Moscow City centre by Taxi
At Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Sixt, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Czech Airlines
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Things to do
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