Utair starts direct service from Mineralny Vody to Sochi
Starting from June 3, Utair launches direct service from Mineralny Vody to Sochi. ATR 72 aircraft will fly between the cities twice a week, on Mondays and Thursdays. The departure time is set at 10:25 from Sochi and 12:25 from Mineralny Vody, local time.
The “Minimum” fare for Mineralny Vody to Sochi flights will start from RUB 2435, the “Optimum” fare from RUB 3435, and the “Premium” fare from RUB 4435.
“This season Utair is vigorous at carrying citizens of the Russian regions to Russia’s most popular resort Sochi. The airline will provide service from Astrakhan, Vladikavkaz, Volgograd, Moscow, Nizhnevartovsk, Surgut, and Tyumen. Utair also resumes flights within the region to provide connection between Sochi and Mineralny Vody, while nonstop service to Krasnodar will be provided by more spacious Boeing 737 aircraft,” comments Pavel Permyakov, CEO of Utair – Passenger Airlines.
Utair is the most punctual airline in Russia in 2018. According to the Federal Air Transport Agency (Rosaviatsiya) rating, the company performed 99.18% of flights on schedule or with minimum delays up to 2 hours. In 2018, passenger traffic increased by 8.7%, to 7.9 million passengers.
Utair flies to 150 destinations, more than 60 of which are available only to passengers of the company. Utair has 11 hubs throughout the country: in Ufa, Ekaterinburg, Krasnodar, Krasnoyarsk, Mineralnye Vody, Rostov-on-Don, Samara, Sochi, Surgut, Tyumen, and Khanty-Mansiysk. The main transfer point is Vnukovo International Airport in Moscow, which offers more than 160 Utair flights daily. The headquarters of Utair is located in Surgut.