Airport in Syktyvkar
The airport in Syktyvkar is the largest airport in Komi, connecting the capital of the republic with Moscow, St. Petersburg, Kazan, Pechora and 50 more cities in Russia and countries of near and far abroad by air lines. Its asphalt runway is 2.5 kilometers long, which allows the company to receive wide-body aircraft. These include Boeing 757-200, Boeing 737-800, An-148, as well as lighter ships and helicopters of any type..
The airport has international status. Its throughput is about 250 people per hour..
At the moment, at the level of the government of the Russian Federation, the issue of defrosting the construction of a new airport in Syktyvkar is being resolved. «Sokolovka», the creation of which began back in 1980, but due to the crisis, suspended indefinitely.
In addition to transporting passengers, the airline performs:
transportation of mail, cargo (including on an external sling)
transportation services in hard-to-reach areas of the region, as well as providing emergency medical care
flights over poorly oriented terrain (tundra) and in the mountains
patrolling of oil and gas pipelines and platforms in the open sea, as well as power lines
Service and services
The international airport in Syktyvkar has two convenient and modern terminals with a standard set of services: a first-aid post, a mother-and-child room, a 24-hour luggage room, post office, ATMs and payment terminals.
For a comfortable stay of passengers at the airport there are cozy waiting rooms, a cafe, a restaurant, a hotel with budget and luxury rooms, and free Internet is provided. A meeting room is provided for Vip passengers.
There are also Rospechat kiosks and souvenir shops.
Free car parking is provided at the airport.
The airport in Syktyvkar is one of the few airports in Russia, which is located directly in the city center, so getting from here to your destination is not difficult.
City buses # 5 and # 5D run regularly to the railway station. Minibuses run constantly, with an interval of 15 minutes. Alternatively, you can use the services of local taxi drivers. A taxi ride will cost about 100 - 300 rubles, depending on the destination. A bus and minibus ticket costs 18 - 20 rubles.