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Yakutia Air

122 reviews
Headquarters: 9 Bykovsky Street, Yakutsk 677014 Russia 011 7 411 249-12-99 Website
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Middleborough, Massachusetts
Level 5 Contributor
64 reviews
18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had booked a business trip using our corporate travel group to Magadan Russia. It was a quirky trip using 2 different carriers. Without the long detail, i arrived in St Petersburg to find that my flights on Yakutia Air had not actually been purchased, meaning I had no ticket. But I absolutely had to arrive in Magadan the next...

Domestic Economy St. Petersburg - Magadan

Thank Todd D
Moscow, Russia
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One should not expect much from a charter flight from a popular destination if you choose the cheapest option. The flight was delayed but with several hours notice so we could enjoy the sea for a little bit longer. The plane was not new but the flight was absolutely normal and the staff was friendly

Russia Economy Burgas - Moscow
Thank Elena_Helena
Central Russia, Russia
Level 6 Contributor
72 reviews
14 helpful votes
Reviewed September 2, 2018

THE WORST!!! Bad food, no additional service such as blankets, excuses such as "We ran out of water", how come?! Your tickets are most expensive between 2 cities, i've paid 28000Rub, and getting silly excuses for simple things: "We don't have juice onboard. We will land in Yekaterinburg to get supplies." The plain was packed! Packed! And having such lame...

Domestic Economy Moscow - Yakutsk

Thank Максим О
Hong Kong, China
Level 6 Contributor
193 reviews
22 helpful votes
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Flew 4 times in a month between Seoul and Yakutsk. Delay is almost certain — airline staff blame the customs on Russian side for spending too much time checking passenger passports. No frills service. Skip the flight meal unless you are direly hungry.

International Economy Seoul - Yakutsk
Thank ShiningSchnee
Evergreen, Colorado
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
7 helpful votes
Reviewed June 24, 2018

While returning from Yuzhno to Tokyo for a connecting flight, I flew Yakutia airlines. There are two direct flights between Tokyo and Yuzhno weekly which takes about two hours. Any other time of the week, there is no direct flight between Narita (Tokyon Airport) and Yuzhno. Where the direct flight is only two hours, other flights to Yuzhno require flying...

International Economy Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk - Tokyo

1 Thank jnelson2018
Level 6 Contributor
76 reviews
48 helpful votes
Reviewed August 30, 2017

CHARTER. Everything in time. Good personal. Fine food onboard. Luggage included into ticket price — no need to pay some additional fees in the airport.

Europe Economy Moscow - Corfu
Thank Natalia M
Auckland, New Zealand
Level 6 Contributor
75 reviews
52 helpful votes
Reviewed July 15, 2016

I purchased a one way ticket from Yakutsk to Vladivostok with Yakutia airlines early in advance, and I chose this airline mainly because of the aircraft being flown, i.e. the Sukhoi Superjet 100. Check in at Yakutsk airport was smooth and the counter was free when we got there, so we got everything issued quickly and our translator helped us...

Domestic Economy Yakutsk - Vladivostok

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“Plan an extra 15 minutes for connecting flights due to bus transport from plane to terminal.”
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About Yakutia Air
Russian carrier Yakutia Air (R3) operates from a primary hub at Yakutsk Airport (YKS) and secondary hubs at Krasnodar Airport (KRR) and Vnukovo International Airport (VKO). It flies to about 40 destinations within Russia as well as 15 international destinations in China, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Tajikistan, Ukraine, United States and Uzbekistan. Some destinations are seasonal or only available on charter flights. The carrier's fleet of 12 aircraft includes planes with a single cabin (Economy Class) configuration, as well as two-class configurations with both Economy and Business Classes.
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