The participants are requested to make their own travel arrangements from and to St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport.
1. BY TAXI:
For your safety we strongly recommend using services offered by legal taxi drivers in the airport terminal.
To book a taxi please address to the Pulkovo Taxi counters. The Pulkovo Taxi counters are located in the baggage reclaim area and in arrivals hall of the terminal. You can also find taxi booths near the terminal.
The taxi service payment can be made by credit card when booking at the Pulkovo Taxi counter or by cash to the driver at the end of a trip. If you need a receipt please ask the Pulkovo Taxi counter or the taxi driver.
PRICES TO/FROM THE AIRPORT
Approximated travel cost: 900 RUR (20 EUR).
2. BY LOCAL TRANSPORT:
City bus number 39 and Minivan Taxi number K39 run between the nearest Moskovskaya metro station and the airport.
City bus number 39: Cost 25 RUR (0.5 EUR), every 12–20 minutes from 5.30 to 1.30, time of the journey 30–35 min
Minivan Taxi number K39: Cost 35 RUR (0.7 EUR), every 5 minutes from 7.00 to 23.30, time of the journey 15–20 min
Registration will take place at the Forum venue - University of Economics and Finance (FINEC), and will be open from 12.30 p.m. on April 24th. The participants are kindly requested to arrive no later than 12:50 p.m. at the Forum venue.
A bus sightseeing tour of St Petersburg will be organised on April 24th from 5.30 p.m. to 7.00 p.m. and leave from FINEC.
On April 24th, the dinner will be held at the restaurant “Le Vernissage” (9th floor of the Ambassador Hotel) from 8:00 p.m.
Address: 5-7 Rimsky-Korsakov Ave., St Petersburg.
The national currency is Russian Ruble (RUR). The exchange rate is €1 = 51 RUR. Foreign currencies can be easily exchanged in banks. Cash machines (ATMs) can be found in all parts of the city: in banks, post offices, shops and on the streets. The logos of accepted cards are shown on the machine (Visa and MasterCard work everywhere).
Please find here the pdf version of the practical information with maps.