Passenger services Rules Transit

Transit/Transfer

Terminal F has a special lounge for transit passengers where you can get your boarding pass, spend your time waiting for your flight in comfort and take a shower.

Please ask your airline at the airport of departure about all the rules applicable to your flight. With any questions, please go to special transfer passenger stands marked as “Transfer desk” along the passenger route.

Please contact Aeroflot on any issues related to the airline’s flights.

Transferring between international flights

If you need to transfer flights as you travel to your destination, please check-in your baggage all the way to the destination point in your airport of departure. Foreigners can stay in the transit zone of Sheremetyevo Airport waiting for their connecting flight for up to 24 hours without a Russian visa. The passenger must have a boarding pass to his next flight.

Transferring from an international flight to a domestic flight

As you transfer from an international flight to a domestic flight, after you arrive at Sheremetyevo Airport, please collect your baggage, complete all the formalities, exit to the arrivals zone, and proceed to the terminal as shown in your ticket. Then complete all the pre-flight formalities as usual.

Transferring from a domestic flight to an international flight

As you transfer from a domestic flight to an international flight, after you arrive at Sheremetyevo Airport, please collect your baggage, complete all the formalities, exit to the arrivals zone, and proceed to the terminal as shown in your ticket. Then complete all the pre-flight formalities as usual.

With any questions please contact transfer passenger desks or call the Sheremetyevo Call center at +7 495 578 6565.

Transferring between domestic flights. Arrivals and departures from Terminal D

After you arrive, please go to the transfer passenger desk and check-in for your next flight. Then follow the navigation signs to the pre-flight check point, and then proceed to your gate.

If you are taken from youraircraft to the terminal by bus, please proceed to transfer passenger desks at the same level, and then follow the instructions as stated above.

All transfer desks display a sign: “Transfer desk”.

Enjoy your flight!