Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) Airport

Moscow Sheremetyevo SVO Airport Overview

Sheremetyevo International Airport SVO is one of three major airports in the Moscow area (the other two are Domodedovo and Vnukovo), serving the Russian Federation and beyond.  For the fourth time, ACI has voted Sheremetyevo Airport 'Best Airport in Europe' within the passenger count & service quality categories.

SVO Airport is located 29 km northwest of Moscow, accessible by Leningradskoe motorway, which merges into motorway M10, and by the AeroExpress train (between Belorusky Train Station in Moskow and the Airport’s Terminal E), a 35-minute trip, running every 30 minutes during peak hours. Also, a toll-expressway will connect to St. Petersburg, and have a Sheremetyevo Airport exit.

With two long runways (a third to be completed by 2015) and an estimated 30M passengers per year, Sheremetyevo International is hub to Aeroflot and is served by a host of domestic and international airlines belonging to one of the three major global alliances - Star Alliance, Sky Team & OneWorld - offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe.
SVO has been voted 'Best Airport worldwide for ontime flights' by OAG.

1. The call center has been modernized - use +7 (495) 578-65-65; or inside Russia 8-800-100-6565 (free).
2. You can now check in with Skype (login svo_checkin): have passport & flight number ready - dispatcher will send your boarding card via Skype; print it out and take it with you to the airport, whereupon you only will need to check in your bags at dedicated dropoff stands.
3. Passengers with reduced mobility should open: for Airport services aviailable to them.
4. A shuttle bus
runs between the southern & northern sectors of the airport, getting passengers from Aeroexpress railway station to Terminal B, via the Airport's on-site road.
5. Night Bus H1 to the Airport from City Center
runs every 20 minutes - starting at Metro station Yugo-Zapadnaya and ending at terminals F & C at the Airport .

On-Airport Hotels at Sheremetyevo Airport: The South Complex includes a transfer hotel inside Terminal E, as well as 5 hotels within Airport property:
- Air Express (a transfer hotel inside Terminal E (tel. +7 (926) 539-78-34) offers hourly service (up to 24-hours). Its 46 rooms have economy to business class choices.
- 4-star 'Novotel' (tel. +7 495 232-2220 /fax 739-4460);
- Radissson Blu Hotel with 391 rooms, fitness center & sauna, & conference center & 47 business meeting rooms.
- 5-starPark Inn (tel.+7 495 232 2220 /fax 739-4460);
- 4-star 'V Express' (tel. +7 495 777-0242) located inside the Aeroexpress Train building, level 5, across from Terminal F, offers a 3-tier class;
- 3-star 'Kora-VIP' (tel. +7 495 578-696) is between Terminals B & F.

Sheremetyevo Airport' has four passenger terminals - TC at north side and connected teminals TD, TE & TF at south side - divided by runways and served by shuttle bus.

Current and future Airport developments:  The 'Northern Terminal Complex' (NTC) development plan, encompasses a new Terminal B (TB) with 2 inter-terminal tunnels, railway station, refueling & cargo complexes and a third runway - all constructed simultaneously*.
 - New 'Aeroexpress' railway station at NTC will connect to the railway running in the Savelovsky direction, with connection to Belorussky Railway Station. Trains will run every 30 mins &  take 25 minutes.  Completion is scheduled for year-end 2017.
  - The first phase of new  Domestic Terminal B (TB) will cover 100,000 sq.meters, have 19 boarding bridges, and is to accommodate 15M passengers annually.  TB will feature state-of-the-art baggage handling system linking terminals and automatic people mover -
- Two underground tunnels below the runways - one for passengers, the other for a single integrated baggage handling system, each 2.1km long -  will connect both South & North airport facilities, and consequently allow quick passenger transfer between them (connecting time 50 minutes).

* Both the third runway , and new TB, renovation of current terminals, the two tunnels and a third runway are scheduled for completion prior to FIFA opening in 2018 - when total airport capacity will reach 50M passengers annually.


  • Address:
    Sheremetyevo International Airport
    Chashnikovo - Moskow, 103340
    Russian Federation
  • Website for Moscow Sheremetyevo:
  • Contact: callcenter@svoaero
  • Phone: +7 (495) 578 6565 or (925) 100 6565, (495) 956-4666

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