Travel Information

By Air

Perm (Perm Krai, Russia) is served by the Perm International Airport named Bolshoye Savino (in Russian: Международный аэропорт Пермь Большое Савино). The airport (IATA: PEE, ICAO: USPP) is located near the village of Bolshoye Savino and at a distance of 16 km (9.9 mi) southwest of Perm. It is the only airport in Perm Krai with scheduled commercial flights. Perm is connected by regular flights with Moscow (airports Domodedovo, Vnukovo, Sheremetyevo, 1300 km, 2 hours), St. Petersburg (airport Pulkovo, 1500 km, 2 h 20 m), Yekaterinburg (350 km, 1 h), Kazan (500 km, 1 h), Novosibirsk (1700 km, 2 h 40 m), Samara (660 km, 1 h 20 m), Sochi (2000 km, 3 h 30 m) and other cities of Russia.


Old terminal of Perm airport

New terminal of Perm airport (after December, 2017)

The main building of rail-way station Perm II

Panorama of the city near PGU

The center of city

The bridge over the Kama-river in the center of city

From 7-00 to 23-00 you can take bus 42 from the airport to the main bus station in the center of Perm. In the daytime, there are minibus services. Taxis of Uber, Yandex and various local firms operate around the clock. Parking places are near the airport building.

By train

Perm is an important railway junction on the Trans-Siberian Railway with lines radiating to Central Russia, the north part of the Urals, and the Far East of Russia. Perm has two big railway stations: historical Perm I (in Russian: Пермь I) and modern Perm II (in Russian: Пермь II). Perm is connected by regular train routes with Moscow (21 h), St. Petersburg (29 h), Kazan (15 h), Nizhny Novgorod (15 h), Novosibirsk (24 h), Yekaterinburg (6 h) and other cities of Russia. PSU Campus is located near Perm II (500 m).

By Car or by Bus

Not recommended due to long distances from other large cities.

Local Transportation

Perm’s public network includes tram, bus, trolleybus, city-railway routes, taxi and minibus services.

Visa information

Will be later.


The Perm time is equal to the Moscow time plus two hours.