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Pulkovo International Airport (LED)

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Pulkovo International Airport (LED)
AddressPulkovoskoe shosse, 41/A, 196140, St. Petersburg, Russia
Telephone(812) 704 3611, 3822 or 3444
Number of terminals2
Time zoneGMT +4 (Please note: daylight savings time may apply between certain dates - please check local sources)
LocationSt. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport is located 17km (10 miles) south of St. Petersburg.
Airport codeLED
Country dialling code7
Airport newsPlans are in place for major expansion of St. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport, but as yet a starting date for construction has not been confirmed.
Transfer between terminalsA free shuttle bus service transfers passengers between the domestic and international terminals (Pulkovo 1 and 2 respectively) (journey time: 15 minutes).
Driving directionsFrom St. Petersburg, drive south on Moskovsky Prospekt. When Moskovsky Prospekt becomes Pulkovskoe shosse, take the first right for Pulkovo 2 or the second right for Pulkovo 1.
Car rentalCar hire companies at St. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport include: Avis, Hertz and Sixt. Car hire offices are located in the Moscow Hall, Pulkovo 1, and in Arrivals at Pulkovo 2. Travellers should be aware that driving in and around St. Petersburg can be difficult due to the condition of the roads and the erratic nature of the signage.
Public transport and taxisBus: Airport Express (tel: (812) 388 0845) runs fast services every 20 to 30 minutes between the two terminals, Moskovskaya, Tekhnologichesky Institut, and Pushkinskaya metro stations in the centre of St. Petersburg. Public buses 13 and 39 also connect St. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport to the city. Bus 13 departs from the front of the central office building at Pulkovo 2. Bus 39 departs from in front of the Pulkovo 1 west entrance/exit and runs to Moskovskaya metro station, stopping at Kievskoeshosse en route. The fare is RUB 21.
Shuttle: travellers can take shuttle bus k39 from Pulkovo 1 and shuttle buses k3, k13 and k113 from Pulkovo 2 to the centre of St. Petersburg. The journey time is about 25 minutes and the fare is RUB 30.
Taxi: taxis are available. A full list of providers is available on the airport website. There are also minibus taxis that are only marginally more expensive than local buses; these depart for St. Petersburg from outside both terminals and run to Moskovskaya metro station. Taxi desks are located in the arrivals halls.
Car parkingParking facilities are available close to both terminals. The multi-storey car park at Pulkovo 2 is connected to the terminal via a heated walkway. For more information, contact the airport parking office (tel: (812) 331 4951).
Information and help desksThere are information desks as well as touch-screen information stations on the ground floor of both terminals. Tourist information counters (tel: (812) 310 2822) are also available in both terminals
Airport FacilitiesMoney and communications: bureaux de change, ATMs and a post office are available in both terminals. The post offices offer photocopying and various telecommunication services. Wireless internet access is available in both terminals.
Eating and drinking:
there are restaurants, cafés and bars located throughout both terminals.
shopping includes duty-free. A newsagent and convenience store are located on the first floor of the Pulkovo 2 Departures.
Luggage: lost and found desks are in the baggage reclaim areas of both terminals, in Pulkovo 1 (tel: (812) 723 8361) and in Pulkovo 2 (tel: (812) 324 3787).
Other facilities:
there are First Aid posts in both terminals and a mother and child’s room is available. There is a pharmacy and a hairdresser’s in Pulkovo 1. Showers are available.
Conference and business facilitiesBusiness lounges offering telephone and fax facilities are located in Pulkovo 1 (tel: (812) 331 4786) and Pulkovo 2 (tel: (812) 704 3434). There are also VIP facilities in both terminals. The nearby Park Inn Pulkovskaya Hotel (tel: (812) 740 3900; www.parkinn.com/hotelpulkovskaya-stpetersburg) has business and conference facilities, including a conference hall for up to 600 delegates, meeting rooms for 60 delegates, and a business centre. A translation service is available for conferences.
Disabled facilitiesSt. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport is physically accessible for disabled passengers. There are lifts and designated toilets, and an ambulift is available for boarding or disembarking. Passengers requiring special assistance should inform their airline prior to travel and contact the airport’s special assistance hotline (tel: (921) 981 8344).
Airport hotelsThere are no on-site hotels at Pulkovo Airport. The nearest is the Pulkovskaya Hotel towards the city centre from Pulkovo, which along with a number of other city hotels, operates shuttle services to and from the airport.

Pulkovskaya Hotel
Pulkovskaya Hotel is located 5km (3 miles) from St. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport and provides a free shuttle bus service to/from the airport and city centre. Facilities include a business centre, fitness club, meeting rooms and three restaurants.
1 Pobedy Square
St. Petersburg, 196240
Tel: (812) 740 3900
Web: www.parkinn.com/hotelpulkovskaya-stpetersburg
Full airport nameSt. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport
CitySt. Petersburg
CountryRussian Federation
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