Getting to Tomsk marathon from the USA, Europe and Asia: travel options

Option 1: flying to Tomsk through Moscow


International travelers may take a connecting flight from their country of departure through Moscow. Tomsk accommodates Ural Airlines, Aeroflot, S7 Airlines and Flynas flights from Sheremetyevo and Domodedovo airports in Moscow.

Tomsk Bogashevo Airport accommodates 4 direct Moscow – Tomsk flights every day. The approximate Moscow – Tomsk – Moscow air fare throughout the Marathon days (June 9–12, 2018) is $ 240–260 or € 193–210.

Planes depart from Moscow late at night (from 10.30 PM to 1.15 AM) and land in Tomsk early in the morning the next day (from 6.35 AM to 9.15 AM).

Getting from the airport to a hotel

The distance between Tomsk Bogashevo Airport and Tomsk is 15 km. Participants and spectators can use public transport (bus No.119) or taxi services to get from the airport to the city.

Bus fare is 32–50 rubles ($ 0.5 – 0.9 or € 0.5 – 0.9).

Taxi fare is 400–500 rubles ($ 7 – 10 or € 7 – 10).

Option 2: flying to Tomsk through Novosibirsk


Novosibirsk International Airport accommodates flights from Europe and Asia.

Europe: Munich and Frankfurt, Prague and Dusseldorf.

Asia: Beijing, Phuket and Seoul, Tokyo and Larnaca, Antalya and Dubai, Hong Kong and Goa.

For more details, visit the official airport website in English.

Useful phone numbers are available at:

Getting from Novosibirsk to Tomsk

  • By bus

    The most convenient way to get from Novosibirsk Tolmachevo Airport to Tomsk is taking a bus.

    The bus stop is located on the airport terminal square. The ticket office is located right at the airport terminal, in the arrival hall on the 1st floor; Section A (domestic airlines).

    There are 6–7 buses going from Tolmachevo Airport to Tomsk every day, the first one leaves at 03.05 AM and the last one leaves at 10.05 PM. The bus fare is 846 rubles ($ 15 or € 15). The distance between Tomsk and Tolmachevo Airport is 282 km. The travel time usually is 5–5.5 hours. 

  • By taxi

    Taxi can be called from the counters located in the baggage claim areas and at the arrivals area of Section A. The taxi fare is 5,000–6,000 rubles ($ 90 – 100 or € 90 – 100). It takes 3.5 hours to get to Tomsk by taxi.

  • Pre-booking a bus or a taxi to Tomsk

    You can pre-book a bus or a taxi coming for you from Tomsk. There is a possibility to pre-book a bus or a taxi from Novosibirsk Tolmachevo Airport to Tomsk using an alternative passenger transfer service based in Tomsk. The fare is 900 rubles ($ 16 or € 13). The journey takes 4 hours.
    Feel free to contact the transfer service by phone (+7-3822-207-177) or fill in an application form on the website.

There are companies that regularly send taxi cabs to Tolmachevo Airport to meet passengers. Just call a cab using the contact details on the website. The fare from Novosibirsk Tolmachevo Airport to Tomsk is 5,000 rubles ($ 90 – 100 or € 90 – 100); the cab may take up to 4 passengers. Drivers can speak English.

Please note: When departing from Novosibirsk (or Tomsk), the regular opening hours of the airport check-in desks for international airlines are 2 hours 30 minutes before scheduled departure; the closing times are 40 minutes before scheduled departure. To check in for your flight, you will need your flight ticket and a passport. In case you have an electronic ticket, you will need your passport only.

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