It is no secret that the city of Gelendzhik attracts the attention of almost every tourist. Despite the considerable distance between points on the map, many people come here from Moscow, St. Petersburg and even Ukraine to enjoy beautiful views of nature, visit local beaches, taste dishes of Gelendzhik cuisine and get acquainted with the sights that are presented here in large numbers.
But first you need to answer the question: how to get to the final destination? The fact is that there is no railway at the resort. Therefore, the majority of tourists use the plane to move, tickets for which can be purchased in advance through the appropriate online services. Air transport arrives at Gelendzhik Airport, the distance to Gelendzhik from it is about 10 km.
The airport is located on the western shore of the Gelendzhik Bay, in the area of the Thin Cape. Since 2004, the building is undergoing renovation and today takes a large number of flights. The new airfield was prepared for operation in 2008, its capacity is 8 take-off and landing operations per hour. There is also an airport terminal with a capacity of 140 passengers per hour.
The nearest air ports were built in the cities of Anapa and Krasnodar, whose distance from Gelendzhik Airport is 83 and 170 km. respectively. It is worth noting that these airports take more flights. It is not surprising that some people prefer them to get to the resort.
It remains only to find out how to get from Krasnodar airport to Gelendzhik and how to get from Anapa airport to Gelendzhik in a short time and at an affordable cost. The best way is, as always, the bus, which is relatively inexpensive and allows you to get to the resort without any difficulties!
Although you can rent a car. Especially if you like the car trip more. The road from Krasnodar to Gelendzhik takes only a few hours — on the A146 highway, through Abinsk, Krymsk and with the turn to Novorossiysk (it is recommended to prefer this route to the tourist). You can get to the resort from Anapa early.
The second question, the answer to which many travelers are interested in, is how to get from Gelendzhik airport to the city in the Krasnodar region? As already noted, the center of Gelendzhik is only 10 km away from the runway. As a result, it is easy to get into it.
Typically, tourists use the following transport:
- bus routes 5 or 12;
- minibuses numbered 5 or 16;
- private car.
People who want to leave the airport Gelendzhik, the bus is chosen most often, because it is the most economical, common and convenient option.
Another popular option is to book a transfer on the official website of the airport. Enter in the search engine: Gelendzhik airport how to get, find the list of transfers and choose the appropriate solution.
Transfers are possible in the following areas: