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Samara Kurumoch Airport Guide

Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Samara Kurumoch Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit.  Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down of what to expect during your time at Samara Kurumoch Airport.

What to Expect

  • The current terminal provides flights to many destinations across Russia and Europe.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.
  • Economy class travellers can pay to access one of two airport lounges. See Airport Lounges in the airport guide below for locations and rates.

Where to Sleep

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  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport, and one provides airport shuttle service, for a fee. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there are lounges that you can enter by paying at the door or through a lounge membership program (ie. Priority Pass). Visit the individual lounge page for more details about the lounge itself and to also find out how you can gain lounge access with just an economy class ticket! Passes  Business Lounge (International) – Location: International Terminal, Airside, 4th Floor. Hours: open 24 hours. Showers are available. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ] Passes  Business Lounge (Domestic) – Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside, 4th Floor. Hours: open 24 hours. Showers are available. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Lounge membership programs. [ more lounge info ]

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Kurumoch Airport does not appeal to you, these are some of the closest hotels to the airport:

  • Aviaotel – (5 minute walk from the airport) No airport shuttle.  » Check Rates
  • Hotel Vizit – (8 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle available ($).  » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Samara Kurumoch Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

Airport WiFi/Internet

Free WiFi is available in almost all areas of the airport, connect to the “Samara-Transtelecom” network. You require a mobile phone to register as you will receive a password via SMS.

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

ATMs / Cash Machines – Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Locations: Ground Floor.

Baby Care Facilities – A nursing room is available for mothers and children under the age of 7. Location: 3rd Floor. Hours: 24 hours. Rate: free to use.

Currency Exchange – Foreign currency services can be found on the Ground Level, near International Departure Gates.

Duty Free & Shopping – Heinemann Duty Free is available as well as a small selection of shops. A convenience shop selling magazines, snacks and drinks is available Landside.

Food & Drinks – While there are food concessions before and after security, we do not have any information about whether there are any 24 hour options available. You will find the following at the airport:
» Landside: GrenkiPub • Tri Olenya Grill Bar.
» Airside: Charter’s Pub Restaurant • Shokoladnitsa Coffee Bar • Tri Olenya Restaurant • Tri Olenya Gourmet Bar.

Luggage Storage & Lockers – Left luggage can be found on the lower level of the main terminal. Rates: unknown. Hours: unknown.

Luggage Wrapping – Protect your bags by having them covered in plastic wrap. Location: in the main terminal. Cost per unit: 350 rubles.

Medical Services – Available.

Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at

Pharmacy – Available.

Rest Zones – Not available.

Showers – Showers are available inside the lounges. [ see Airport Lounges above ]

Airport Hours

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As of February 2018, Samara airport is served by the following airlines: Ural Airlines • Aeroflot • Iraero • Orenair • Rossiya Airlines • Royal Flight • Nordwind • S7 Airlines • UTair • Yamal Airlines • Air Astana • Czech Airlines • FlyDubai • Ellinair • Uzbekistan Airways • Turkish Airlines.

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Buses are available from the airport to Samara and Togliatti. Buses operate roughly between the hours of 7:30AM and 9:45PM daily. A variety of other connections are also available (Central Bus Station, Bereza, etc.). For schedules and more information, visit the Samara Airport website.

Car Rentals

The following car rental companies have offices onsite: Avis, Hertz, IdRIVE and Rentalcars.


The airport is connected to the Aeroexpress Train system (Kurumoch Express) via a shuttle bus which you can catch to the left of the front entrance to the airport. The shuttle bus ride takes approximately 4-10 minutes depending on traffic. For train fare, routes and scheduled, visit the Samara Airport website.

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning.  All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice.   The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide, write a review or send an email to and we will update this guide.