How to get to Salekhard?

By plane

Salekhard's airport
Salekhard's airport

There are some direct flights to Salekhard from:

  • Moscow (3 hours)
  • Ekaterinburg (1,5 hours)
  • Tyumen (1,5 hours)
  • St. Petersburg (3 hours)


You can buy e-tickets here:


Summertime, the New Year and holidays in May is time of a very high demand for flights to/from Salekhard. Therefore, if you are planning a trip at this time, it is better to take care of purchasing tickets at least a month in advance.

By train

The train to Labitnangi
The train to Labitnangi

Trip from Moscow (Yaroslavsky railway terminal) to the Labytnangi railway station takes 2-2.5 days.

Named train “Polar Arrow” making two round-trips each week is in the way for approximately 43-46 hours. Taxi from the railway station Labytnangi will take you to Salekhard in less than half an hour.

Tickets can be purchased on the website of OAO “Russian Railways”


You can buy train tickets here: