New direct flights with S7 Airlines from Irkutsk to the cities of Siberia and the Far East
On June 2, 2019, S7 Airlines, a member of the oneworld® global aviation alliance, is starting regular direct flights from Irkutsk to cities in Siberia and the Far East, including Bratsk, Krasnoyarsk, and Magadan. Tickets are already available.
“S7 Airlines is actively developing its network of interregional flights with departure from Irkutsk. In addition to the previously announced new flights to St. Petersburg and Ulan-Ude, S7 Airlines is pleased to offer direct flights to Magadan as well as short regional routes to Bratsk and Krasnoyarsk. We expect high interest on behalf of passengers who are traveling for work to these key centers of metallurgy, mechanical engineering, woodworking and gold mining. At the same time, flights will be in demand for personal travel,” notes Igor Veretennikov, commercial director of the S7 Group.
Flights to Bratsk will be operated on Thursdays and Sundays. Departure from Irkutsk airport is at 08:20, and arrival in Bratsk is at 09:40. The return flight will depart at 10:30 and arrive in Irkutsk at 11:45.
Flights to Krasnoyarsk will be operated five times a week — on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays. Departure from Irkutsk is at 04:50, and arrival in Krasnoyarsk is at 05:50 local time. The return flights will depart at 01:10 and land in Irkutsk at 04:00.
Flights to Bratsk and Krasnoyarsk will be operated on modern Embraer 170 aircraft, designed to carry 78 passengers in a comfortable economy class cabin.
Flights to Magadan are planned twice a week — on Thursdays and Sundays. Departure from Irkutsk airport is at 01:35, and arrival in Magadan is at 09:00 local time. The return flight departs at 10:30 and arrives in Irkutsk at 12:10. During the flight, passengers will appreciate the comfort of Airbus A320 neo liners with more spacious overhead compartments, extra leg room, and eye-pleasing LED lighting. The cabin seats are equipped with USB ports, as well as special holders for mobile devices.
Members of the S7 Priority loyalty program will be able to earn at least 500 miles for flights from Irkutsk to Bratsk, Krasnoyarsk or Magadan. Accumulated S7 Priority miles can be used for award tickets and additional services.
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.