About the Airport

Airport Pulkovo Saint Petersburg is the fourth busiest airport in Russia after Moscow’s airports.

It is located 23 kilometers away from the central Palace Square of the city. City bus number 39, 39Ex and “marshrutka” minibus number K39 run between the nearest Moskovskaya metro station and the airport. You also can take advantage of taxi or your personal car.

Airport code of LED1 derives from the city’s previous name under USSR — Leningrad.

There are almost 4000 people employed at the airport.

Since 2010 the airport is managed by NCG (Northern Capital Gateway) under the private-public partnership agreement among three parties — the City of St. Petersburg, Pulkovo Airport Company (100% owned by the City) and NCG. This is the first public-private partnership project in the Russian airport industry.

The airport is located at Pulkovskoye Shosse, Building 41, lit. ZA, Saint Petersburg, Russia.

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Passenger traffic dynamics

20062007200820092010
2011
2012
2013
201420152016201720182019
Passenger traffic (mil pass.)
5.16.17.16.78.4
9.6
11.2
12.914.313.513.316.118.119.6
Growth
+20%+16%-5%+25%+14%+16%+15%+11%-5.4-1.5+21.6+12.4+8.1

More detailed statistics Airport Indicators.


Infrastructure

88

110

16

110

check-in countersрassport control boothsboarding bridgesaircraft parking stands




7

65

31

37

baggage carouselselevatorsescalatorsdeparture gates


11 361 square meters of shopping & dining

166 500 square meters is the total area of the new terminal complex

67 is a number of airlines providing regular services from the airport, including 32 international, 25 Russian and 10 airlines from the Russian Commonwealth

Longest and shortest flights

Domestic flights:

4859 km

St. Petersburg — Yakutsk

442 km

St. Petersburg — Cherepovets

International flights:

7152 km

St. Petersburg — Shanghai

301 km

St. Petersburg — Helsinki