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Railway Station Irkutsk-Passazhirskiy

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Interesting , busy train station

Enjoyed my few minutes arriving and departing this important station along the Trans-SIberian... read more

Reviewed November 27, 2017
Andrew E
White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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We we don't speak Russian and managed go work out where the train left from. Unfortunately, and no... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2017
Orange, Australia
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27 Nov 2017
“Interesting , busy train station”
10 Jul 2018
“The 20 Guesses Train Station”
Chelnokova st., 1, Irkutsk 664005, Russia
+7 395 239-47-47
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

I've traveled through similar train stations and, even though it is a stop for the Siberian Express, offers little information that foreign travelers can readily find. The building is old but serviceable with adequate restrooms and food service. But finding out your train and platform...More

1  Thank JoanruthB
Reviewed November 27, 2017

Enjoyed my few minutes arriving and departing this important station along the Trans-SIberian Railway. Great activity.

Thank Andrew E
Reviewed August 3, 2017

There is nothing overly special about this train station in Irkutsk except that you can't help but have a sort of sentimental and wistful love for it because of what it represents. Coming from Moscow you will have travelled for 4 days and nights to...More

1  Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed August 3, 2017

The railway station is fairly outdated. I could not find any charger at this place. Also the transportation option is limited to tram and bus into the city.

Thank Yuanxi Z
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

We we don't speak Russian and managed go work out where the train left from. Unfortunately, and no fault of the station, the train staffed by Chinese males was disgustingly dirty.

Thank Espressogal
Reviewed May 13, 2017

The station is just a stop on the Trans-Siberian. The station is usually crowded and open round the clock. It is located on the other side of Angara from the downtown. I waited for my train and had to listen to all kinds of peddlers,...More

Thank alexey2612
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

This Station is very old fashioned and beautifully 1960s, with little booths and dark Formica little shops. It's teaming with people though and please have your wits about you. Taxi drivers try to scalp you. Try and ring ahead at your hotel to find out...More

Thank Robber222
Reviewed March 29, 2017

If you stopover here on the Trans Mongolian or Trans Siberian train, you will have lots of stairs to negotiate.

Thank FlutistCPA
Reviewed January 31, 2017

I arrived and departed here during my trans-siberian train journey. The station is nice and it's very easy to find your way around it.

Thank KeenanL
Reviewed December 28, 2016

We hit the train station at rush hour, and it took 10 minutes to get from the intersection in front of the train station into the train station. Just too many rude, inconsiderate drivers who blocked the intersection.The train station is very nice inside, both...More

1  Thank MichaelPeterson
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