How to get to Tomsk from abroad?
Foreign student can get from outside Russia to Tomsk only through Moscow.
It takes about 4 hours to get to Tomsk from Moscow by plane. There is a daily flight by S7 airline Ν 811 Moscow Domodedovo (DME) - Tomsk Bogashevo (TOF). You can buy tickets in the airport Domodedovo or book it on www.S7.ru and pay by credit card (Visa-classic, Visa-gold, Master Card).
NB! Visa-electron is not accepted.
If you arrive at the Sheremetyevo airport (SVO), please, take an official taxi in order to get to the Domodedovo airport (DME).
You can also travel from Moscow to Tomsk by direct train. It takes about 56 hours (2,5 days). In this case it is better to take a taxi from the airport to the Yaroslavsky vokzal (Yaroslavsky railway station) and buy a ticket Moscow-Tomsk 1, № 038. The train departs on odd days only. At TSUAB a free pick-up service is organized for international students who arrive in Tomsk for the first time (at airport or railway station).