Nizhny Novgorod airport (GOJ)

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Strigino Airport, opened on July 23, 1923, and also known as Nizhny Novgorod International Airport, serves the city of the same name. It operates with domestic flights and some international destinations in Europe. As the city will be one of the seats for the 2018 World Cup, it is currently being remodeled.

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Number of Terminals - 1 -  Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: More than 960,000 passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +7 831 259 5649 / 8 800 100 0333. There is an information desk on the first floor.


The airport is found on the outskirts of the Avtozavodsky District, 16 km (10 miles) to the southwest of Nizhny Novgorod.

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Avis (Tel +7 920 020 0660 - 24 hours a day) and Forward (Tel +7 930 808 3753 / 800 700 3295 - 9:00 am to 9:00 pm) operate counters on the first floor.


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The airport has ATMs, post office and free Wi-Fi access. On the second floor of the terminal there are two Business Lounges, one for domestic flights and another for international flights, open 24 hours a day; the maximum stay is 3 hours and they offer air conditioning, newspapers and magazines, telephones, fax, TV, refreshments, drinks, Wi-Fi, computers (access with Priority Pass or Diners Club membership).

Food and Drinks- There is a coffee shop in the public area.
Shopping- Duty-free items in the International Departures Hall, floor 2. Souvenirs, newspapers, magazines and books, minimarkets.
Baggage- Luggage checkroom, secure plastic wrapping (24 hours a day) and lost and found office in the right wing of the terminal.
Other Services- Pharmacy, nursery room, medical clinic, cloakroom, museum of aviation, travel agency.


Bus - There are several services that depart from the terminal. Tickets can be acquired from the driver. Line 20 connects the enclosure with Avtozavodskaya Metro Station, Ploshchad Kiseleva and Yuzhnoe Shosse. Route 11 and minibus 29 run to Ulitsa Druzhaeva, Torgoviy Tsentr, Schastlivaya, Prospect Oktyabrya, Univermag, Ploshchad Kiseleva and Yuzhnoe Shosse. Minibus 46 travels to Verkhniye Pechery, Bolnitsa Semashko, Ploshchad Sennaya, Ploshchad Svobody, Ploshchad Lyadova, Ploshchad Komsomolskaya, Zarechnaya, Proletarskaya, Ploshchad Kiseleva, Ulitsa Leskova, UlitsaYanki Kupala, Ulitsa Monchegorskaya, Ulitsa Orbeli and Ulitsa Mineeva.

Taxi - The official airport operator is Taxi Druzya (Tel +7 831 255 5555). The trip to the city centre takes 30 minutes.


Car parks are available 24 hours a day. In front of the terminal building there is a passenger pick-up and drop-off zone which is free for 15 minutes. More information: Tel +7 831 261 8099. Prices and reservations

P1 - For short stays, directly opposite the terminal.
P2 - Parking lot situated behind the previous one, for long stays.
P3 - Free spaces next to the Omega Hotel.


If you should require special assistance because of a disabilty, or in the case of the elderly, minors or pregnant women, coordinate the proper services with your airline at least 48 hours before your flight. Unaccompanied minors between 2 and 12 years old will be supervised by the airline crew.