Saransk: Programme Highlights
19 Jun 2018
Monday 18 June - Bratya Grim (Brothers Grim) is a Russian pop-rock band, which has been on the road since the 1990s.
19 Jun 2018
Wednesday 20 June - Pompeya is a Moscow band that draws from ’70s disco, ’80s New Wave, and ’90s indie rock to create unabashed pop music.
19 Jun 2018
19 Jun 2018
Saturday 23 June - The Russian globally known musician Noize MC combines several genres and styles such as recitatives with rock compositions.
How to get there
Driving Directions & Parking*
Location of the FIFA Fan Fest: Sovetskaya Square. Obey traffic and law enforcement as you approach the FIFA Fan Fest. Traffic restrictions can be expected in the city centre on the following streets accessible to pedestrians only:
- Ulits Volgogradskaya (улиц Волгоградская) and Kommunisticheskaya (Коммунистическая), both from ul. Volgogradskaya (ул. Волгоградская) to prospekta Lenina (проспекта Ленина)
- Rabochaya (Рабочая) from Kommunisticheskaya (Коммунистическая) to ul. Sovetskaya (ул. Советская)
- Ul. Sovetskaya (ул. Советская) from ul. Demokraticheskaya (ул. Демократическая) to ul. Serova (ул. Серова)
- Prospekt Lenina (проспект Ленина) from ul. Sovetskaya (ул. Советская) to ul. Polezhayeva (ул. Полежаева)
- L'va Tolstogo (Льва Толстого) from ul. Polezhayeva to the parking lot on Kommunisticheskaya (Коммунистическая)
- Bol'shevistskaya (Большевистская) from ul. Polezhayeva (ул. Полежаева) to ul. Bogdana Khmel'nitskogo (ул. Богдана Хмельницкого) and from Kommunisticheskaya (Коммунистическая) to ul. Sovetskaya (ул. Советская)
- Ul. Bogdana Khmel'nitskogo (ул. Богдана Хмельницкого) from L'va Tolstogo (Льва Толстого) to prospekt Lenina (проспект Ленина)
- Moskovskaya (Московска) from ul. Sovetskaya (ул. Советская) to the building at Moskovskaya 16
- Volodarskogo (Володарского) from Kommunisticheskaya (Коммунистическая) to ul. Sovetskaya (ул. Советская)
- Prospekt Rossiyskoy Armii (проспект Российской Армии) along the Tavla river
Due to traffic restrictions on days with matches taking place in Saransk (16, 19, 25 and 28 June) it is recommended to travel by public transport, which will be available free of charge. See below for directions to specific public parking lots.
The parking service is available 24 hours a day. The car can be left in the parking lot overnight. All public parking spaces are accessible for people with reduced mobility. From public parking lots, shuttle busses will depart regularly to and from the FIFA Fan Fest as well as to the stadium. Parking lots are free of charge.
All public parking spaces are designed for accommodation of cars and buses of all types.
1. Public Parking North
- Address: Lyambirskoye Shosse (Север. Лямбирское шоссе)
- Situated in the north of Saransk on the left side of the Lyambirskoye highway (Лямбирское шоссе) at the crossroads of Lyambirskoye highway (Лямбирское шоссе) and the federal highway P180
- Accessible via Lyambirskoye highway (Лямбирское шоссе)
2. Public Parking East
- Address: Situated on the Eastern Bypass, not far from the village of Makaovka (Макаровка)
Public Transportation (Shuttle, Bus, Metro)*
Multiple transport options are available serving the FIFA Fan Fest. Please note, during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, special transport will operate in Saransk.
Locations serviced by regular bus routes:
Public Parking North - FIFA Fan Fest
- Route: СЕВЕР North (Перехватывающая парковка дворец) - Ice Palace "Crystal" (Ledovyy dvorets /Ледовый дворец)
Public Parking East - FIFA Fan Fest
- Route: ВОСТОК East (Перехватывающая парковка) - Ice Palace "Crystal" (Ledovyy dvorets /Ледовый дворец)
Airport - FIFA Fan Fest
- Route: Airport Terminal BBL (Аэропорт терминал ВВЛ) - Ice Palace "Crystal" (Ledovyy dvorets /Ледовый дворец)
Event shuttles free of charge are exclusively organised for the period of the FIFA World Cup™ to serve the FIFA Fan Fest. Event shuttles mainly operate on days with matches taking place in Saransk.
Locations served by bus shuttles:
Airport – FIFA Fan Fest
- Bus No. 29 (also stops at Main Railway Station Saransk)
Main Railway Station Saransk – FIFA Fan Fest
- Bus No. 5 (also stops at ul. Volgogradskaya (ул. Волгоградская))
- Trolleybus No. 5 (also stops at Bol'nitsa №5 (Больница №5) and zh/d vokzal Saransk (ж/д вокзал Саранск)) - operates also on regular days
Public Parking North – city centre
- S1 operates daily (also stops at the stadium)
Public Parking East
- S9 operates daily (also stops at the stadium)
The route between stadium and FIFA Fan Fest will be turned into a pedestrian zone.
Drop-off & Pick-up*
Several pick-ups are located within the city of Saransk:
- Airport Saransk (Привокзальная пл. Аэропорта г. Саранск)
- Railway Station Saransk (Привокзальная пл. железнодорожного вокзала ст. Саранск)
- Railway Station Ruzaevka (Привокзальная пл. железнодорожного вокзала ст. Рузаевка)
- Stadium located at ulitsa Serova (зона посадки-высадки на ул. Серова)
Due to traffic restrictions only accredited taxis get access to the FIFA Fan Fest area.
Event shuttles organised for the period of the FIFA World Cup™ to serve the FIFA Fan Fest are fully accessible for people with reduced mobility.
*Information is subject to change