Information for international students
We are glad to welcome you at our University and we hope you will enjoy your stay here.
The next working day after your arrival (Monday-Friday) at 10.00 a.m. you should visit our Passport-Visa Department of the International Relations Office to get registered in Moscow. The Passport-Visa Department is situated in the main building of our University (Ostozhenka str. 38, room 104, 2nd floor). You should have the following documents with you:
- Medical insurance
- Migration card
- 5 photos (black and white, matte, size 3x4)
- 350 rubles for registration and 1600 rubles for multiple visa (if you need one)
You will receive a student card and a registration paper in a couple of days. Please note that you have to carry your passport, visa and registration paper with you all the time you are out. You can make copies of the above mentioned documents and carry them instead of the originals.
How to get from the airport to the dormitory
There are two options for getting to the dormitory (Komsomolsky prospect, 6/2): by Aeroexpress train or by taxi.
One way ticket for Aeroexpress costs 420 rubles (≈7$/6.5€) if you order it online and 500 (≈8.5$/8€) rubles if you buy it via a terminal in the airport.
You can buy an Aeroexpress ticket via a special terminal in the airport.
Or you can order it online http://www.aeroexpress.ru
Sheremetyevo airport layout, Aeroexpress terminal’s location
Sheremetyevo airport official site: www.svo.aero
Domodedovo airport layout, Aeroexpress terminal’s location
Domodedovo airport official site: www.domodedovo.ru
Vnukovo airport layout, Aeroexpress terminal’s location
Vnukovo airport official site: www/vnukovo.ru
Aeroexpress train routes
From the Sheremetyevo airport Aeroexpress train arrives at Belorussky railway station (Белорусский вокзал) – “Belorusskaya” metro station of the line 5 (Circle line). Then you need to reach the «Park Kultury» station of the line 5.
From the Domodedovo airport Aeroexpress train arrives at Paveletsky railroad station (Павелецкий вокзал) - «Paveletskaya» metro station of the line 5
From the Vnukovo airport Aeroexpress train arrives at Kiyevskaya railway station (Киевский вокзал) – «Kievskaya» metro station of the line 5
There are four different types of metro tickets, but we suggest that you purchase a “Troika” card (Тройка). The Troika card is a reusable card designed a means of payment in public transport in Moscow – metro, trolleybus, bus and tram. You can buy a Troika card at any Metro ticket office and automated Mosgortrans ticket kiosks for 50 rubles (< 1$/<1€) (you can get that sum back if you return your card at any Metro ticket office). You can transfer money to your Troika card at Metro ticket windows, Metro vending machines, via web site, mobile application, by SMS or at payment terminals and ATMs.
Single metro or on-ground ride costs 35 rubles. (≈0.6$/0.5€)
At the “Park Kultury” station go up on the escalator. Then exit through the doors and turn right.
Your route displayed on the map:
When you’re outside turn right and go through the arch
Go along the green building
Then follow the path
Then go straight
Then go straight
Congratulations, you have arrived at the MSLU dormitory!
The MSLU dormitory address is: Komsomolsky prospect, 6/2
NB: If you turn left after exiting «Park Kultury» metro station, you will see a blue building. It is a shopping center, where you can find an ATM and a currency exchange office
If you prefer to get to the dormitory by taxi, it is necessary to know the prices.
Taxi from Sheremetievo airport
You can order official taxi at the taxi desk or online on the www.transparking.ru.
The main requirement for taxi drivers is a reasonable and fixed price. Depending on the final destination the price will be about 900 to 1500 rubles (≈15 - 25 $ / 14 -23 €).
Taxi from Domodedovo airport
In the international arrivals area you will see special desks №2 and №3 where you can order a taxi. There you will be prompted to select an organization that provides taxi services, type of car and the destination. After paying for your ride the Operator will issue you a check, a voucher for a ride and call the driver who will take you to the car. You can pay for a taxi ride in cash or by VISA, VISA ELECTRON, Maestro, Master Card or Union Card. The average price of a taxi ride from Domodedovo to the dormitory is about 2000 rubles (≈33 $ / 31 €)
Taxi from Vnukovo airport
You can book a taxi at first floor of the terminals A and B.
Approximate cost of a taxi from the airport Vnukovo to the dormitory will be about 1760 - 2000 rubles (≈28 - 33 $ / 26 - 31 €).
NB: Do not accept the services of taxi drivers near the exit of the arrival area of the airport!
How to get from the dormitory to the university
The route is displayed on the map:
Moscow State Linguistic University address is: Ostozhenka st., 38
Reach the «Park Kultury» metro station, then go down the underground crossing in front of the metro station exit.
Leave the underground crossing by the staircase to the right. Then turn left at the corner of the closest building
Then go straight
Continue following the road
Cross the road at the second crossing and turn left
Congratulations, you have reached MSLU!