Sochi is one of Russia’s largest resort cities and has a highly developed transport infrastructure. The city is home to an international airport, two railway stations, a commercial and passenger seaport, and numerous highways.
Increased traffic is expected at all transport hubs during Forum of Innovative Financial Technologies FINOPOLIS 2019, so please plan your travel in advance.
A valid passport and visa are required to enter the Russian Federation.To apply for an entry visa to the Russian Federation, the invited person must contact in advance the appropriate consular office of the Russian Federation abroad (information on locations of the Russian Federation’s consular offices can be found here).
We do not recommend using an intermediary to apply for an entry visa.
Sochi International Airport, also known as Adler Airport (AER), is the largest airport in Krasnodar Territory and is located on the Black Sea coast. It serves Russian and international flights to and from roughly 60 destinations.
It takes an average of 15–20 minutes to get from Sochi International Airport to the Forum venue (Main Media Centre).
International Airport call centre (24 hours)
+7 (800) 301 1991
The VIP terminal at Sochi International Airport is located in a separate building to the left of the main terminal building. Passengers can go through all pre-flight formalities in the VIP terminal, including check-in and security control.
More information on VIP terminal services and prices is available on the airport website.
Ordering VIP terminal services
+7 (862) 240 0075, +7 (862) 249 7642
A comfortable lounge for business class passengers is located in the Sochi International Airport terminal building, on the second floor of Sector B.
More information on CIP lounge services and prices is available on the airport website.
+7 (862) 249 7757 (domestic flights)
+7 (8622) 249 7748 (international flights)
A 24-hour first aid point is located on the second floor of Sector B.
+7 (862) 249 7703, +7 (862) 249 7503
For passengers with limited mobility
To request special assistance at the airport, please follow this link.
+7 (800) 301 1991
Commercial airline passengers are advised to familiarize themselves with any limits on luggage size and weight to avoid extra charges and inconvenience. For safety reasons, carrying dangerous materials, objects, and liquids in hand or checked luggage is prohibited.
Sochi Railway Station
56, Ulitsa Gorkogo, Sochi
It takes an average of 50 minutes to get from Sochi Railway Station to the Main Media Centre.
Adler Railway Station
113, Ulitsa Lenina, Sochi
It takes an average of 15–20 minutes to get from Adler Railway Station to the Main Media Centre.
Russian Railways call centre
+7 (800) 775 0000