Travel Information

Nizhny Novgorod is the administrative center of the Nizhny Novgorod region and of the Volga Federal District. It is situated about 250 miles east of Moscow and is easily accessible by railway or by air.

Nizhny Novgorod International Airport is served by Lufthansa Airlines.
If you choose a flight arriving in Moscow, then you may either buy a connecting flight or reach Nizhny Novgorod by train. A train journey between Moscow and Nizhny Novgorod takes 5 to 8 hours. Day and overnight trains are available. You may find the timetables at the Russian Railways official web-site. To search for a train from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod, enter “MOSKVA” for any Moscow station and “GOR’KIJJ” for Nizhny Novgorod railway station.
You may also choose a flight from Moscow to Nizhny Novgorod. Please visit the web-sites of the following companies (to search for a flight enter “MOW” or “SVO” for Moscow airports and “GOJ” for Nizhny Novgorod airport):

All participants are advised to inform the Organizing Committee about their travel itineraries. The Organizing Committee will provide reasonable travel assistance to the participants. In particular, the Organizing Committee will make arrangements for meeting the participants in Nizhny Novgorod and providing transportation to the boat.


If you are planning to stay in Nizhny Novgorod some time before or after the symposium you will need to reserve a hotel. There are quite a few good hotels in our city, you can find them at

We usually recommend to our guests accommodation in the following hotels located in the center of the city:

Hotel “Diplomat”  
26 Bolshaya Pecherskaya Street, very close to the Institute of Applied Physics, just across the street

The Organizers have a discount in this hotel:
2 single rooms:
at a price of 2927.4 rub breakfast included and 2722.4 rub without breakfast.
23 double rooms:
at a price of 3403 rub breakfast included,
3198 rub without breakfast - for a single guest;
3927.8 rub breakfast included and 3517.8 rub without breakfast - for two guests.
4 business class rooms:
4223 rub breakfast included and 4018 rub without breakfast - for a single guest;
4829.8 rub breakfast included and 4419.8 rub without breakfast - for two guests.
4 luxury rooms:
5494 rub breakfast included and 5289 rub without breakfast - for a single guest;
6227.9 rub breakfast included and 5817.9 rub without breakfast - for two guests.

If you are interested in reserving accommodation in this hotel,
please contact Svetlana Orlovskaya at

tel: +7(831) 436 37 92

More information is available at
tel:+7 (831) 435-25-45

Hotel “Oktyabrskaya”
situated at the beautiful Volga embankment
9a Verkhne-Volzhskaya Naberezhnaya
tel: +7 (831) 4328080

Hotel “IBIS Nizhny Novgorod”
115 Gorky Street
Tel: +7(831) 2331120

Marins Park Hotel
12 Sovetskaya Str.
one of the biggest hotels of the city located in Lenin square, that is a convenient road junction, with the Nizhny Novgorod fair less than 100 meters from the hotel.
The railway station is about 300 meters from the hotel, the river boat station is three bus stops from the hotel
tel: +7 (831) 277 55 00, 277 56 00, 277 58 02
fax +7 (831) 277 55 66, 277 59 34