Till the beginning of the 20th century Izhevsk experienced actual lack of public transport with the only exception – steamship communication across the Izh pond.
Bus became the first type of modern public transport in the city, tram appeared later, and after that – trolleybus.
Modern Izhevsk has a highly developed system of public transportation and transport communication.
According to indices of density of passenger traffic electric transport occupies the first position in Izhevsk; the second popular types of transport are buses and water transport.
Besides that, railway and air transport are also available for Izhevsk citizens.
The Gorkovskaya Railway (Gorky Railway)
Length - 11854.59 km.
Extent of principle lines – 8013.31 km.
Currently five regional centers are parts of the railroad – Muromsky, Gorkovsky, Kirovsky, Kazansky, Izhevsky.
Web page - http://rzd.ru/
Address: 4 Gagarina st., Izhevsk, 426028, Udmurt Republic
Phone: +7 3412 49-33-56, 49-23-00, 49-28-91
Izhevsk airport (IzhAvia JSC)
IzhAvia rout network includes 15 regular flights and 12 charter flights.
Today it is presented:
- in the European part of Russia from Saint Petersburg to Sochi and Anapa;
- in the north – to Kamenny cape and Yakutsk;
-in the east – to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Khabarovsk and Blagoveshchensk.
Web page – izhavia.su
Address: Izhevsk airport, Izhevsk, 426015, Udmurt Republic
Phone: +7 3412 63-06-75, 63-06-00
Fax: +7 3412 78-05-43