S7 Airlines launches flights from St. Petersburg to Berlin


S7 Airlines launches flights from St. Petersburg to Berlin

Airlines, the oneworld® global airline alliance member, announced the opening of new flights from St. Petersburg to Berlin. Tickets are available now.

Flights from St. Petersburg to Berlin (Tegel airport) will be performed starting May 9, 2017, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. Flights will depart from Pulkovo airport at 7:45 and arrive at 9:15 local time. Return flights will depart from Tegel airport at 9:55 and arrive in St. Petersburg at 13:20.

The modern Embraer 170-LR aircraft will be the plane of choice for these flights. These aircrafts are designed to transport 78 passengers in a spacious and comfortable cabin of economy class. S7 Airlines will be the first operator of this type of aircrafts in Russia.

“Berlin is a really hot tourist destination in Europe. It is particularly convenient to arrive in the German capital at Tegel airport, as it is located in the city, just a 25-minute drive from the center. S7 Airlines is the only airline operating direct flights from St. Petersburg and Moscow to Tegel”, Igor Veretennikov, S7 Group Commercial Director, noted.

Tegel airport is the hub of the airberlin airline, a partner of S7 Airlines in the oneworld® alliance, which allows passengers to travel across the entire route network of airberlin to European cities, as well as to the North American and Caribbean countries with a convenient connection in Berlin. Members of the S7 Priority frequent flyer program can receive miles for flights with airberlin.

Air tickets can be purchased at s7.ru, through the iPhone app or the Android app, and at any S7 sales office. You can also learn accurate flight information, book and buy tickets by calling our Contact Centre at 8 800 700-0707 (free for Russia).

S7 Airlines (a brand of Sibir Airlines, www.s7.ru) is a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance.

The airline has a wide network of domestic routes, with their home base at the air transportation hubs in Moscow (Domodedovo) and Novosibirsk (Tolmachevo). S7 Airlines operates regular flights to the CIS countries, Europe, the Middle East, Southeast Asia and the Asia-Pacific region.

In 2007, the airline was formally notified by IATA about being accepted to the IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit) operators list and became the second air carrier in Russia to successfully pass the entire international audit procedure for compliance with operational safety standards.

S7 Airlines leverages the global aviation industry’s latest developments in customer service and is actively growing its offerings.

Currently, S7 Airlines has the most modern fleet of aircraft in the Russian air transportation market. All the flights of the airline are operated on aircraft of the world’s leading manufacturers — Airbus, Boeing, Embraer.

S7 Airlines is included in the list of the TOP-100 best airlines in the world and ranks third in Eastern Europe according to the reputable international rating Skytrax.

As of year-end 2018, S7 Airlines became the most punctual Russian airline, ranking sixth in OAG Punctuality League 2019, the European airline punctuality rating.

In 2017, S7 Airlines became the recipient of the Skyway Service Award in two nominations: the best airline in the “Economy Class, Domestic Regular Transportation” category and the “Best Online Service for Customers” category. S7 Airlines is also the recipient of the Safety Leaders Award in the “Transport Safety: Flight Safety” nomination.

S7 Airlines has been repeatedly awarded the Cannes Lions advertising festival prize for its projects, and has received “My Planet” national award for its innovations in the field of travel.

The airline is a member of the S7 Group of companies. In 2018, the airline group carried more than 15.9 million passengers.