Travel information

The participants may board the boat ‘Georgy Zhukov’ at the port terminal No.8 of the Nizhny Novgorod River Station starting at 6.00 a.m. on Saturday, August 4. The boat departs from Nizhny Novgorod at 09:00 of August 4. Special bus service will be available to transfer Symposium participants to the boat. The participants arriving by Lufthansa (21:55) on August 3 will be transferred directly to the boat.

A member of the Organizing Committee will be waiting for the participants arriving by the morning trains (No. 22 and No. 24 from Moscow) on August 4 in the central hall of the Railway


A bus will depart from the railway station to transfer the participants to the river station at 06.30 and 07.30 on August 4.

Travel instructions for those who will travel independently.

The Railway station is located not far from the River station (‘Rechnoi Vokzal'). You may easily reach the River station by public transport. The bus stop is situated just across the street when you go from the Railway station. You need a bus or a route taxi as far as the stop ‘Rechnoi Vokzal' (numbers 2, 38, 182). It costs 9 rubles and it takes 5-10 minutes to get to the River station. If you take a taxi, it will cost about 150 rubles. In 2 minutes' walk there is a terminal tram station; you may take tram #1 to reach the stop ‘Rechnoi Vokzal' (7 roubles, 10 minutes).

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How to get to Nizhny Novgorod

Lufthansa is the only direct international flight to Nizhny Novgorod.
Lufthansa flights to Nizhny Novgorod are available on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays (arrival at 21.55).

Another option is to come to Nizhny Novgorod through Moscow.
Flights from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod are available daily.
Besides, there are several trains from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod.


Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod (Domodedovo), flight C72, except Sundays,
departure 07.25, 09.25, arrival 08.30 and 10.25, respectively
Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod (Domodedovo), flight C74, except Saturdays,
departure 19.45, arrival 20.50
Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod (Vnukovo), flight ŽŅ 159, daily,
departure 22.00, arrival 23.05
Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod (Vnukovo), flight ŽŅ 161, daily,
departure 11.10, arrival 12.15


Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod (Kursky Railway station), Train No. 22,
departure 23.40, arrival 07.18, next morning
Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod (Kazansky Railway station), Train No. 24,
departure 22.25, arrival 06.20 next morning
Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod (Kursky Railway station), Train No. 62,
departure 14.00, arrival 18.55
Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod (Kursky Railway station), Train No. 116,
departure 16.55, arrival 21.33