Samara is the administrative center of Samara Oblast. The city is situated on the right bank of the Volga River at the confluence with Samara River. Samara was founded in 1586. In the period from 1935 to 1991, it was named Kuibyshev.

At present, there are almost all kinds of urban public transport. At the same time the fare is different for them. Those who have a special transport card will have to pay 15 rubles ($ 0.45). If not, you'll have to fork out for 18 rubles ($ 0.55). Particularly underground plays very important role for people.

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As you know, this city, like many others, will take the World Cup in 2018. In connection with this event the authorities are going to buy 270 low-floor buses. In addition, 137 modern tramcars will be also purchased with low floor.

Kazan is the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan. It was founded in 1005 on the left bank of the Volga at the confluence with Kazanka River.

Municipal transport presents in Kazan virtually all its varieties. There are buses, trolley buses, trams and subway as well. The most expensive public transport is the bus. To ride onto bus you will have to pay 19 rubles ($ 0.6). The cheapest ride is by tram. You will have to pay 15 rubles ($ 0.45). Trolley bus and subway here occupy an intermediate position and the cost per trip on them is 16 rubles ($ 0.5). There are slightly lower rates for those passengers who have electronic (50 trips) or an unlimited travel ticket. For them, the bus ride will cost 15 rubles ($ 0.45), subway and trolley 12 rubles ($ 0.35), and a tram to 10 rubles ($ 0.30).

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Intercity transport, as well as freight transport is carried out through various means of transport. First of all it is worth noting the international airport "Kazan". Besides, the railway stations called "Glavny" (Main) and "Transitny" (Transit) are important to the city. Bus stations "Yuzhny" (South) and "Centralny" (Central) are also important for the transportation of passengers. In addition, there are river station and the port.

For two and a half centuries, St. Petersburg has developed as one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Remarkable architectural ensembles enjoy an excellent reputation, as well as numerous works of architecture, landscape art, bridges and granite embankments, outstanding engineering structures, monuments and works of sculpture, which is so rich in St. Petersburg and its suburbs - Peterhof, Pushkin, Pavlovsk, Gatchina, Lomonosov. Unlike many other great European cities, St. Petersburg is a vast complex related to a specific system of architectural ensembles - squares, streets, promenades and parks. Since its founding, the city developed as the new capital and new sea port coming into the world arena largest state, and that determined its rapid growth and created large ensembles in it.

Castles and palaces of St. Petersburg - is that you necessarily need to see coming to this city. St. Petersburg from the first years of its foundation to the present day has been and continues to be one of the most beautiful cities in Russia. St. Petersburg was the capital of the Russian state for a long time, and it has formed the architectural appearance of the city. Reigning persons, erected for themselves the castles and palaces that served as their residences (there were summer and winter residence). Each ruler had his preferences and almost nobody used them - this explains the abundance of castles and palaces in St. Petersburg and its suburbs.

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Omsk is one of the largest cities in Russia and it is the administrative center of Omsk region. The city was founded in 1716.

Now the city has almost all varieties of public transport except for the subway, which is currently under construction. To date, the cost of 1 for trip on all kinds of intercity public transport is 16 rubles ($ 0.5).

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With regard to transportation for communication with other city centers, there are also practically all its varieties. The city of Omsk has a river station, which still carries quite a lot of passenger traffic. At the same time there is also a transshipment port, which is the largest one on Irtysh River. The rapid development of the city occurs due to the construction of the Trans-Siberian way. Along its course in the city, there are once 2 stations corresponding European standards. Today within the city, there is an airport "Omsk- Centralny". 30 km outside the city airport "Omsk- Central" is located. Now mayors are looking for investors to resume construction of the international airport called "Omsk- Fedorivka". Everything else there is a bus station in the city.

Chelyabinsk is one of the largest cities in Russia. It is the administrative center of Chelyabinsk Oblast. The city was founded in 1736.

Today in Chelyabinsk there are almost all kinds of public transport except the subway. Subway construction has been carrying out periodically since 1992. Today, to finish first metro line the city needs 25 billion rubles ($ 0.75 billion). For all other types of public transport a single rate is set, namely 15 rubles ($ 0.45). At the same time for the owners of electronic cards the cost for a single trip was lowered to 12 rubles ($ 0.35). So life in Chelyabinsk is quiet and calm.

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The city is a junction station on the Trans-Siberian way. Through it trains are directed almost all directions. At the same time commuter traffic is carried out by commuter trains. Diesel trains and rail buses are used today only in the north- west direction. The largest city station is a station called Chelyabinsk -Glavny. Chelyabinsk also has an international airport located in the northeastern part of the city. At the same time it is able to take almost any aircraft types.

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