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Rossiya Russian Airlines


1,742 reviews
Headquarters: Pilotov st. 18/4, St. Petersburg 196210 Russia 011 7 800 444-55-55 Website
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    In-flight entertainment (WiFi, TV, films)
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St. Petersburg, Russia
Level 4 Contributor
43 reviews
14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

+ communicative pilot - kept us updated on the flight status - the flight attendants were very unwelcoming - you could really see and feel that they hate their job a lot.

Domestic Economy Mineralnye Vody - St. Petersburg
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Moscow, Russia
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked economy comfortable seats on the second floor of the airplane. Only business class and economy comfortable seats were at this area. We paid about 2500 rubles for each seat. Glad we did that - leg space and seat space was awesome! I had a great flight just because we had a super comfortable, quiet flight. Food was average...

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Europe Economy Moscow - Antalya

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Miami
Level 6 Contributor
243 reviews
117 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What to say? you buy an Aeroflot ticket and you realize they gave you a Rossiya ticket. Not so much space on the seats apparently a little less leg space. The service is to the minimum for a regular airline. drinks very limited, food always a sandwich. They serve the food after the drink so if the sandwich is dry...

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Russia Economy Paris - Moscow

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Level 6 Contributor
107 reviews
25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you fly low cost, you don't expect much. It does not depend on the nationality of the airline. So, the Airbus A319 was fairly OK. But it's good to see a flight crew who is mostly smiling. Most LC companies tend to easily loose this important part of the experience.

Russia Economy Paris - Moscow
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London, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had not had very high expectations of the former Aeroflot but were pleasantly surprised. The timing of the flight to St Petersburg suited us better than that of BA but we had some concern that the plane would not arrive in time to enable us to get to our hotel by public transport before it closed for the night....

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Russia Economy London - St. Petersburg

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Jerusalem, Israel
Level 5 Contributor
57 reviews
29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our flight was fully booked and lasted a bit over 5 hours. The cabin crew were pleasant enough and the kosher meal was edible, though not hot enough. However, the aircraft, an Airbus A320-321 was nothing more than a bus with wings. Legroom was practically non-existent such that if the passenger in front of you chose to recline, the seat...

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International Economy St. Petersburg - Tel Aviv

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Moscow, Russia
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lowest communication level between Aircompany and Tour operator. The flight 5702 was delayed for 6 hours - noone warned! We arrived at the Airport early in the morning and were informed about the delay, at once. Why wasn't BiblioGlobus informed immediatelly? We could stay at hotel and spend the last day normally. Instead - we spent in the Airport the...

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Russia Economy Larnaca - Moscow

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London, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
33 reviews
24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'd booked an Aeroflot flight - and initially rather concerned to find that I'd be using one of their subsidiaries - Rossiya. However, I need not have worried. Flew to St. Petersburg and back from London Gatwick. Flights on time; modern aircraft (Airbus); everyone very friendly; and we even had complimentary food (really good sandwich) and tea/coffee. Having read the...

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Russia Economy London - St. Petersburg

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Latvia
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The flight was delayed by an hour. Entertainment programs did not work. The food was bad for dinner, but breakfast is a bit better.

Domestic Economy Moscow - Vladivostok
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Level 6 Contributor
258 reviews
197 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Rossiya does OK on this long flight - non-working reading lights an no inflight entertainment are an odd combination though. Everything else fine. Plus Friendly attendants. Food was quite plentiful with choice of two meals. Cheap fare - prices very volatile, we found the best fare 7 or 8 months before departure. This summer flight was full so don't leave...

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Domestic Economy Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky - Moscow

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“after the food run if still hungry, go to the back and and ask if there are any sandwiches left”
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“buy a regular ticket on a better airline”
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“Avoid the Airbus whenever possible.”
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About Rossiya Russian Airlines
Rossiya Russian Airlines (FV) is one of Russia's two national airlines, with headquarters in St. Petersburg. It operates from a hub at Pulkovo Airport (LED) and flies to about 100 destinations. These include more than 35 domestic destinations, as well as international flights to 28 countries in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Rossiya also has codeshare agreements with about 20 other airlines, including Aeroflot (SU), KLM (KL) and LOT Polish Airlines (LO). The airline's fleet includes a total of 27 Airbus A319-100 and Airbus A320-200 aircraft used for commercial flights and 24 other planes flown on behalf of the Russian government, including the president's aircraft fleet.
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