Sochi International Airport - AER

Sochi, Russian Federation (RU)

Getting into Sochi

Taxi, train or bus

Sochi International Airport lies 30 km from downtown Sochi. To get to the city centre, you can either take a train, bus or taxi.


Lastochka Aeroexpress is the fastest way to get into downtown Adler or Sochi, bypassing traffic jams. With this train, you can also get to Roza Khutor, Lazarevskaya, Tuapse and Olympic Park Sochi. The journey time to Sochi is around 40-45 minutes and 10 minutes to Adler.


If it is your first time in Sochi, we do recommend taking a taxi. However, if you want to save your money you may also take express buses № 105 and 105C.

Bus routes from the airport via Sochi:

Bus №105: Airport - Sochi - Roza Khutor. Working hours: 06:10 - 21:05
Bus №105C: Airport - Sochi - Roza Khutor. Working hours: 05:55 - 23:20

Bus routes from Roza Khutor to the airport via Sochi:

Bus №105: Roza Khutor - Airport - Sochi. Working hours: 05:20 - 23:15
Bus №105C: Roza Khutor - Airport - Sochi. Working hours: 06:01 - 23:35

Please note that bus working hours are the time of their departure from the airport. If you are in Adler and want to get to the Roza Khutor, you may take bus №135. Working hours: 05:30 - 20:30

Cost: RUB 400 one-way, children under 2 years old travel for free


The airport operates a united taxi service from the firm “Avtoliga Ltd”. The official taxi rank of the airport is available on the first level of the main terminal in the baggage claim area. 

Tip: Be aware of illegal taxi drivers.

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Children's Play Areas

Free access

There is a free play area for children under seven years old at the airport.

Location: Main Terminal, level 2, Sector B

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Getting around the airport

One main terminal, three sectors, two levels

Sochi International Airport is located 30 km south-west of the resort city of Sochi in the Adler district. 

It has one main terminal building divided into Sectors A, B and C, and has two levels; Arrivals on the first level and Departures on the second level.

The VIP Terminal is located to the left of the main terminal in a stand-alone building.  

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