Sochi International Airport is within the top 10 Russian airports in terms of domestic passenger traffiс
Best European Airport in providing high-quality services to passengers, according to the results of the International Survey 'Airport Service Quality 2015‑2018'
Best Regional Airport, according to Business Traveller Russia and CIS in 2016 and 2018
Top-20 of the World Airports based on the International Airport Review
Olympic 2014
Main Gateway during the 22nd Olympic Winter Games in 2014
65 000
square meters
total airport area
Reconstructed and modernised in 2007-2013. The investments amounted to be approximately 14 billion rubles.

Airport Scheme
6,3 M
annual passenger turnover
Passenger traffic growth was 12% in comparison with 2017.

Modern and technological

In the process of the terminal building construction were met energy-saving technologies
Solar batteries installed on the terminal roof provide:
hot water in summer time
hot water in winter time

Our priorities are safety,
convenience and accessibility
for passengers

  • We care for our passenger's safety and comfort.

    Passengers' screening on Domestic flights at Sochi International Airport is implemented twice: either on entrances to the terminal or in the VIP-terminal, and also immediately after entering the Departures Hall, after going through the check-in procedure on a flight. 

    On International flights, passengers go through the customs control, they go to check-in on a flight afterwards, and after that, passengers go through the border safety control. 

    Passengers with pets have to go through the veterinary control as well.

    Passengers' screening
  • Sochi International Airport offers Online Check-In Service and luggage drop-off without queuing.

    Sochi International Airport offers Online Check-In Service. Sector B landside has three kiosks, equipped with computers and printers, with the possibility of online check-in on the airport website, as well as on the airlines websites 24 hours prior to departure. Here passengers can print out their boarding passes.

    If a barcode has been sent to a mobile device during the online check-in procedure, passengers are able to use the Mobile Check-In Service at the Airport and, using a special printer, print out a boarding pass.

    Passengers may save time when checking-in, owing to The Luggage Drop-Off desks No. 21, 31, 32, and 38 in Sector B.

    It is important to mind the time before the end of the check-in procedure on a flight, which is 40 minutes before departure.

    Online Check-in
  • Luggage handling is implemented using Dutch VanDerLande state-of-the-art equipment.
    At Sochi International Airport, the state-of the-art equipment is installed for luggage handling, which allows to handle each suitcase and bag in the course of loading, unloading and transportation rapidly.
    • 7,000 units per hour capacity
    • The flat carousel offers improved ergonomic handling for passengers
    Luggage handling
  • Sochi International Airport is convenient for passengers with disabilities.
    • Mnemonic schemes fea­turing Braille letters, are installed near the entrance and inside the terminal
    • Preferential queue and a dedicated security checkpoint for passengers with disabilities
    • Tactile footpaths throughout the building
    • The personnel have undergone disability awareness training