Minsk International Airport (MSQ)
Location: The airport is situated about 25 miles (40km) east of the
Belarussian capital city of Minsk.
Time: GMT +2.
Buses and taxis are available for the hour-long journey to the
city. The taxi fare is around US$30. The airport bus, which
connects to the central train station on a hourly basis, is the far
cheaper option at around Br. 4,000.
Car hire companies Avis and Europcar are represented at the
The terminal is divided into two sections, one for flights to
CIS countries (former Soviet Union states) and the other for
international flights. Arrivals is on the ground floor, departures
on the second floor. There are left-luggage offices in the
basement, currency exchange facilities on all floors, and a bank in
the arrivals hall. The airport also has an information desk, VIP
lounge, business lounge, post office with Internet access, a
restaurant, bar and souvenir shops.
Departure Tax: None.