How to get to Bannoe
Metallurg-Magnitogorsk Ski Center on Bannoe Lake
Russia, Magnitogorsk, 455002, Kirova St., #74
Telephones: +7 (3519) 255-457, 255-601, Bookings: +7 (3519) 24-39-79
It is not recommended to go by car all the way from Moscow, however, if you find yourself in Urals, you need to take the Ekaterinburg - Ufa auto route through Uchaly and then turn left at Beloretsk. The journey from Ekaterinburg will take about 7 hours.
Siberia Airlines and Utair are the two local airlines that have daily flights directly from Moscow Domodedovo airport to Magnitogorsk, which is just 40 km away from Bannoe. A return flight will cost $250-$400 with taxes and takes about 2 hours.
Local bus from Magnitogorsk towards Ufa (about 100 R ($3) for this 1-hour journey). A taxi from the airport is about 900 R ($30).
Direct train from Moscow to Magnitogorsk (takes about 24 hours, costs 200 R ($70) one way). If you are going along the Trans-Siberian railway, you can stop in Ekaterinburg and take a 400 km train journey (about 7 hours) to Magnitogorsk, from where you can take a bus to Bannoe.READ NEXT: Your views