Add to favorite
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS
russian visa

How to Get to Petrozavodsk International Airport
November 24, 2019 14:53


Petrozavodsk International Airport is called "Besovets" because of the nearby village. The air harbor is located 12 kilometers from the capital of Karelia.

Despite its compact size, the complex serves not only civilian transport, but is also the base of the Russian Air Force. Petrozavodsk Airport has the status of an air hub of federal significance, the geography of flights includes domestic and international destinations.

Like the railway station in Petrozavodsk, Besovets airport is a visiting card of the Republic of Karelia. Here, guests start to get acquainted with   friendly locals and beautiful nature.


You should arrive at the airport no later than 40 minutes before the departure of the flight to check in. 

Online registration is available for passengers of the Pobeda airline, the Severstal air carrier does not provide such a service when departing from Petrozavodsk.

Airport Services

The passenger terminal is a small building where there is everything necessary for passenger service - check-in desks, baggage claim lines, a checkpoint and a cafe.

In addition to the standard waiting room, there is a superior room. Here you can order tea and drinks, watch TV, connect to Wi-Fi, read the latest press, order a taxi or book hotel. In addition, passengers who have paid for access to the Lounge are entitled to priority check-in and pre-flight screening. The cost of the service can be checked by calling +7 (8142) 71-75-93, + 7 (965) 81-71-906.

How to get to Petrozavodsk Besovets Airport

The most convenient option is to travel by taxi. You can book your transfer online in advance.

The trip to the center of Petrozavodsk will take half an hour, the cost is about a thousand rubles. At night, you can only get to the city or the airport by taxi, as regular buses number 100 run only during the day, and their schedule is linked to the flight schedule.

Book Transfer Online 
One of the best ways is to book a transfer to  Besovets Airport in advance, when you have time to choose the right taxi-company providing English-speaking drivers.
You can catch a taxi upon your arrival right at the airport, but you should always beware of riding an unlicensed taxi. Remember, that riding an unlicensed taxi may be dangerous; besides, the prices asked before and after the ride may vary greatly. Booking a transfer to   Besovets Airport online is especially convenient if you have a late flight, as you may feel sure you'll not get stuck in a traffic jam at night. 
Russia-IC recommends Kiwi transfer service and transfers from/to the airport. Here you can make a booking   and choose the car you like including the class of the car, standard or business. All cars are equipped with GPS, and are constantly checked, all drivers are licensed. Most cars are equipped with terminals, so you can pay taxi with credit card (American Express, Visa, Master Card etc.).
How to book transfer to Besovets Airport online:
1. Find the route you want
Choose Petrozavodsk city or train station in the search box. 
2. Book transfer online
Specify the date and time of the transfer, the flight number, the hotel address or name and other details of the trip. Leave your contact details and make a prepayment. As soon as you do it, the car is booked.
3. Driver will meet you
At the appointed time and place, our driver will pick you up. He will be with your nameplate and all necessary information about the trip. He will help you with the luggage and comfortably take you to your destination.
This is the easiest way to get to Novosibirsk Airport.


There are no secure parking lots near the airport. But for a short time you can leave your car for free in a fenced area. Despite the signs prohibiting stopping and parking, parking is usually full. The airport building itself can be accessed only with a special pass.


Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags: Karelia Petrozavodsk    

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Allegro: First High-speed Train to Russia Facts to Know about Moscow Metro How to Get to Saransk Airport How to Get to Vladikavkaz Airport Who flies cheap in Russia?

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter      submit

Irkutsk  Russian business  Russian circus  Gorky Park  Russian sportswomen  Russia-India  Russian science  Russian economy  Events in Moscow  Festival "Parts of the World"  Russian Arts and Crafts  Russian Olympic winners  Moscow Theatres  Russian Cinema  Russian scientists  tourism  diving in Russia  Russian army  Pavlovsky Posad  Antarctica  Svyaznoy  Historical Museums  Archeological Finds  US sanctions  Krasnoyarsk Krai  Russian models  Kizhi Nature Reserve   Activists  Taisiya Osipova  Nikolai Burlyaev  St. Petersburg  LGBT in Russia  Burganov House  accommodation in Yekaterinburg  Photo Exhibitions  Professor Molchanov  Orthodoxy  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  India and Russia  Russian Museum  Robots  Tyumen  Russian tourism  Ust-Abakan  TNK-BP  America  Exhibitions in Moscow  traffic jam  Bolshoi Theatre  Moscow 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites