Passenger guide - Moscow Vnukovo airport (VKO) 


Moscow Vnukovo International Airport, opened on July 1, 1941, is one of the airstations serving the nation's capital. It operates with domestic flights and international destinations in Europe, Asia, Northern Africa, the Middle East, North America and the Caribbean.

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Number of Terminals - 2 - Terminals A (domestic and international flights) and D (domestic flights from North Caucasus). Open 24 hours a day and connected to each other through covered walkways.
Annual passenger traffic: Around 14 million passengers went through it in 2016.
Tel: +7 495 937 5555. There are information counters on the ground floor of the terminals.


The airport is located 28 km (18 miles) to the southwest of Moscow.

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Bus - Stops are found on the road situated behind the multi-storey car parks and the ticket booth is located behind parking lot 1. Lines 611 and 611c from Mosgortrans (Tel +7 495 539 5454) travel to Yugo-Zapadnaya and Troparyovo metro stations between 5:00 am and 1:00 am, with 11-25 minute intervals. The trip takes around 35-40 min. Route 911 goes to Salaryevo metro station from 6:18 am to 0:07 am. Also, minibus 45M leaves to Yugo-Zapadnaya Station, on the southwestern end of line 1, from in front of Terminal A. It operates every 10 min. from 7:00 am to 10:30 pm and travel time is 20-25 min.

Train - The direct service Aeroexpress (Tel +7 800 700 3377) runs to Kievskiy train terminal (Kievskaya metro station), in downtown Moscow, in 35 minutes. Departures between 6:00 am and 0:00 am. The airport station is located on the underground level of Terminal A.

Taxi - Reservation counters are available on the first floor of Terminal A. The official airport operator is Trans-Free (Tel +7 495 662 8686). Journey time to the city centre is between 40 and 60 minutes, depending on traffic.

Timetables and fares


Avis (Tel +7 926 905 2011), Europcar (Tel +7 905 762 9484) and Sixt (Tel +7 495 589 1111) have offices inside Terminal A.


The airport has ATMs, currency exchange bureaus, VIP lounges, public telephones, internet kiosks and free Wi-Fi access.

Food and Drinks- Some restaurants, cafés and bars are available, especially in Terminal A.
Shopping- Duty-free stores in the Departures area of Terminal A, in addition to souvenir stands and newsagents.
Baggage- Trolleys for free in front of the terminals and in the baggage reclaim area. Luggage storage on the underground level of Terminal A, opposite the train station. Lost and found offices on the ground floor of Terminal A (international flights: Tel +7 495 436 7760; domestic flights: Tel +7 495 436 2838).
Other Services- Medical clinic, baby changing facilities, children's play areas.


Several parking options available. Payment is made at the stations situated at the exit from each lot. More information: Tel +7 495 436 7893 / 7892. Rates

P1 & P2 - Multi-storey facilities across from the terminals. The first 15 minutes are free.
P3 (short-term) & P4 (long-term) - Located under the flyover ring opposite the airport.
P5 - Long-term car park with security around the clock and courtesy shuttle service.
P6 - Area for long stays located in Vnukovo Village, on Aeroflotskaya Street.


It is important to request assistance in advance (no later than 48 hours before departure) and accurately describe your needs. You can borrow a wheelchair to get around the terminal and board the aircraft with the help of an elevator. There is also a special waiting room, induction loops for the hearing-impaired, ramps and lifts. More information: Tel +7 495 436 6189.


Some of the nearest hotels are: Antishouse (Tel +7 495 210 3304), Vnukovo Green Palace Hotel (Tel +7 499 753 2003), Hostel Rus Vnukovo (Tel +7 499 390 1812), Hotel Tranzit-Vnukovo (Tel +7 926 290 2466), NMC Apart Hotel (Tel +7 495 841 8118), Rainbow MiniHotel (Tel +7 926 659 3042), Aristokrat Hotel (Tel +7 926 262 1466), Vnukovo-Kartmazovo Park Hotel (Tel +7 495 782 7447), Hotel Inside Business Rumyantsevo (Tel +7 495 989 5662), Park Inn by Radisson Odintsovo (Tel +7 495 594 1600).

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Latest updates: March, 08, 2017