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Moscow International Symposium on Magnetism
July 1-5, 2017

Venue, climate, local transport and other practical things


Attention to our guests staying in hotels IBIS Moscow Kievskaya, Lomonosov and Yunost: the special bus are organized for transfer of MISM-2017 participants to conference site every day. The participants will be picked up from mentioned hotels at 8:15 am.

The conference is organized at Faculty of Physics, Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU, Leninskie Gory, 1, bld. 2). 

Local transport

Metro, buses, trams, and trolleybuses

Metro is the quickest way of public transport in Moscow. Official site (in Russian).
Moscow metro has a huge amount of stations all over the City.You can use the application "Yandex metro" (Google play or App Store)

Ground transportation is also widespread in Moscow.You can use the application "Yandex transport"  (Google play or App Store)  to get real-time schedule of  ground transportation.

Recently ticket for local transport in Moscow allows you to make rides on any kind of transport (metro, monorail, bus (also blue minibuses), trolleybus or tram). The price depends on the kind of the ticket.

N Tariff Description Price Where to buy?

«90 minutes» («90 минут» [devyanostominut])

The ticket «90 minutes» allows you to make 1 ride by  the metro / monorail and an unlimited number of transfers on ground transport within 90 minutes.

1 ride – 65 RUB/1 day

2 rides – 130 RUB/5 days

60 rides – 2650 RUB/90 days

The ticket «90 minutes » can be purchased at the automatic machine and ticket offices. Tickets for 1-2 rides can also be purchased from drivers of ground transport.

«Single» («Единый» [ediniy])

One ticket is equal to one ride.

With a limit of rides:

1 ride – 55 RUB/5 days

2 rides – 110 RUB/5days

20 rides – 720 RUB/90 days

Without a limit of rides:

24 hours – 210 RUB

72 hours – 400 RUB

The ticket «Single» can be purchased at the automatic machine and ticket offices.

"Troika"  («Тройка» [troyka])(Recommended)

The price of the card "Troika" is 50 rubles. 50 rubles can be returned when the card is returned to the ticket office*.

The card balance of the electronic card  "Troika" should  be refilled at the automatic machine and ticket offices (by card or cash)

*- balance is non-refundable.

50 RUB for card

The value will be debited from the card:

1 ride by the metro / monorail: 35 RUB

1 ride by the ground transportation: 35 RUB

1 ride by the metro/ monorail and ground transportation (like tariff “90 minutes”): 54  RUB

The ticket «Troika» can be purchased at the ticket offices.

How to get from "Universitet" metro station to the building of the faculty of physics:

1. On foot: Coming out of the station you will see the spire of the Main Building of Moscow State University. Cross the road using the underground crossing on your right to get to the opposite side of the Lomonosovskiy prospect. In the underground crossing turn on the left twice. Coming upstairs go ahead a few meters and turn on your left entering the MSU territory. Go along the street around 10 minutes. Cross the Lebedevastreet. Pass the building of the Faculty of Physics and turn on your right. Go 200 meters. The entrance will be on your right.

2. By ground transport:

You can also take the bus after you cross the prospect. Take the bus: 470, 67, 485, 845  or trolley 34, 34k. Pass one stop and get off on the Ulitsa Lebedeva stop. Coming out of the bus turn on your right and go 40 meters. Then turn on the left. Cross the road. Turn on your left to pass the building of Faculty of Physics. Then turn on the right and go 200 meters. The entrance will be on the right hand side.


Or take the bus 1, 113, 119, 464, 572, 661 and go to the DK MGU bus stop. Coming out of the bus turn on the left and go 50 meters. On the first corner turn on the right and go 200 meters. The entrance to the Faculty of Physics will be on the left hand side.


There are 3 airports in Moscow:  Sheremetyevo (SVO) airport, Vnukovo (VKO) airport, Domodedovo (DME) airport. The most reliable way of traveling to and from airports in Moscow is by Aeroexpress.

Aeroexpress trains run between:
1) Sheremetyevo (SVO) airport  - Belorussky Rail Terminal Timetable of July 5 
2) Vnukovo (VKO) airport - Kievsky Rail Terminal Timetable of July 5
3) Domodedovo (DME) airport - Paveletsky Rail Terminal Timetable of July 5

The aeroexpress train rate is about 500 rubles. You can take a ticket to train + metro. This way is very convenient, cheap and quick (45 min).
Aeroexpress tickets can be bought at Aeroexpress ticket counters or at automatic machines in the rail terminals. You can also buy an electronic ticket AEROEXPRESS

If you need our assistance, the members of MISM-2017 Organizing Committee can be found at the airport with the sign “MISM-2017”. They can help you with taxi order or accessing the public transport.


Please inform us about your flight number, arrival time, departure city and your hotel - and we will gladly meet you personally at the airport directly on your arrival.


Please use also tel. number +7 (495) 9391847 or +7(495) 9394787  in the case of any problem.


To guarantee the safety of your trip, you are kindly requested to avoid the taxi service from the drivers offering this directly at the arrival area or at exit from airport terminal even if it is claimed as "Official taxi" - such service is overpriced and it might be of low quality.

We recommend to use Yandex Taxi (tel. +7-499-550-05-05, online taxi order ) or City-mobil Taxi (tel. +7-495-500-50-50, online taxi order) or UBER with fixed price 1500-2000 RUB for the trip to city center. You can easily get money from ATM using any bank card or can make exchange of 40-50 Euro in the office in airport.

If you decided to take a taxi we recommend you to write the address of MSU (Leninskie gory 1-2) or hotel and show it to the driver.


How to get from hotels to Lomonosov MSU, Faculty of Physics





About Moscow

During our conference you will have a chance to discover Moscow - the capital, and the main historical and religious center of Russia! You can visit Red Square, St.Basil's Cathedral, Kremlin, State Historical Museum and take a walk in Alexander Garden.  Moscow is especially charming in summer due to great parks and estates (Gorky Park, Victory Park, VDNKh, Botanic Garden, Tsaritsyno Park, Kuskovo and many others), mild climate that makes boat trips fantastic and unforgettable walks along the Moskva River.You will have the opportunity to find out the spirit of Russian culture: to know something new about Russian artists at Tretyakov gallery, world class ballet at Bolshoi Theatre and literature in various museums. Нou can watch the video about Moscow HERE


The forecast for temperature in Moscow during MISM-2017 week is 22-27 C, partly cloudy, with high probability of showers and thunderstorms.