Moscow, St. Petersburg, and Simferopol are the leaders among the directions in which Omsk residents go for a trip. The tickets are sold out both for planes and for trains, om1 reported with reference to the study conducted by the specialists of the travel service Tutu.ru.
It is noted that every 3rd flight from Omsk is made to Moscow. Every 10th buyer buys tickets to St. Petersburg, and the number of those wishing to fly to Simferopol (Crimea) has grown from 5.1% to 10.6% in a year.
It is specified that Omsk residents fly on airplanes to Sochi, Krasnodar, Novy Urengoy, Anapa, Salekhard, Kaliningrad, and Rostov-on-Don. The latter city became especially popular (from 0.6% in 2019 to 2.3% in 2020) after the opening of international flights.
At the same time, spending on tickets from Omsk has become much less, from 30 to 41%. Omsk residents use trains to travel to the nearest large cities, namely Novosibirsk, Tyumen, and Yekaterinburg. However, the cost of travel has remained approximately the same.