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The information below is about how to get from Simferopol International Airport to the Nikitsky Botanical Gardens

(the village of Nikita):

From the airport take trolleybus # 55, which goes to Yalta, get out at the bus stop " the Nikitsky Botanical Gardens " (near Arch). The cost of trolleybus ticket is about 200-250 rubles. Go across the road to another bus stop where you need to get on the bus # 29 or # 29A, which brings you to the main entrance of the Nikitsky Botanical Gardens.

Travel time is 2.5-3 hours.

You can also reach Yalta, using the service Aeroexpress fly&bus  (in Russian only) It will cost you 500 rubles. Travel time is 2.5 hours.

You can get from the airport by trolleybus # 9 or by public transport to the railway station (it is also a bus station). There you can take trolley bus # 55, which goes to Yalta, get out at the bus stop " the Nikitsky Botanical Gardens " (near Arch). The cost of trolleybus ticket is about 200-250 rubles. Go across the road to another bus stop where you need to get on the bus # 29 or # 29A, which brings you to the main entrance of the Nikitsky Botanical Gardens. Travel time is 2.5-3 hours.

If none of these ways of transportation does not suit you, you can get a taxi.

Here also we have some options: Kiwitaxi ( in Russian only)

You can order it on the same site from home, then the prepayment will be 30%, and the remaining amount you pay the taxi driver on arrival.

This is a full transfer, which means the taxi driver will meet you at the exit of the airport with a sign, he will carry your Luggage. In addition, you choose the type of car and chair for the child. Service price starts from 2,280 rubles, but it is more important, that you will be taken safe and comfortably.

Krym aviataxi  (in Russian only) – an official transfer, a guarantee of well-timed delivery of the car and safe trip.

The price of the trip to Yalta will depend on the class of the car:

- economy class is represented by Chevrolet Aveo, Daewoo Lanos or Daewoo Nexia brands - 1,390 rubles;

 class comfort is represented by Skoda Octavia, Ford Focus or Volkswagen Passat – 1,790 rubles;

- minivans are represented by brands Mercedes Vito or Volkswagen Transporter - 2,600 rubles;

− business class— the car brands Mercedes E-class, Nissan Teana or Toyota Camry – 3,500 rubles;

− vans of the brands Mercedes Sprinter, Ford Transit and Volkswagen Crafter – 4,000 rubles.

At night rate (from 10PM to 8AM) 200 rubles is added to the cost.