2018 FIFA World Cup will be held in Russia

Every four years, FIFA holds the world football championship, it will take part 32 teams of the world. In the summer of 2018 FIFA World Cup will be held in Russia since mid-June to mid-July. 11 Russian cities were preparing to take on the best at the World Cup in 2018 for several years. Reconstructed and built new stadiums, landscaped city organizers themselves. Fan zones and the work of transport in the cities of the Championship you will find in this article (link is external).
A detailed schedule of games can be downloaded via the link FIFA (table in pdf format.). Tickets are already on sale, you can book here (link is external). 

Russia will play in Group A. In Moscow will hold the opening of the championship on 14 June and the final game on July 15 at the Luzhniki Stadium. A Russian team on the rights of housewives playing in the first match. Semifinal will be held in two cities of St. Petersburg and Moscow. There will also be qualifiers, 1/8 and 1/4 finals. Stadiums Russian cities of YekaterinburgVolgogradSaransk and Kaliningrad and will only pass the group stage. In addition to the matches of the group stage in SochiSamaraNizhny NovgorodRostov-on-DonKazanstill hold 1/8 and 1/4 finals. How to travel between these cities, please click here. Travel between the cities of World Cup 2018 will be free of charge, see details here. On Friday, June 15 in the cities of Yekaterinburg, St. Petersburg and Sochi will host the second, third and fourth match.

Cheap Flights to Moscow

Origin Departure date Return date Find Ticket

Kaluga

04.09.2018

06.09.2018

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Rostov

27.11.2018

05.12.2018

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Saint Petersburg

16.03.2019

25.03.2019

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Samara

16.12.2018

19.12.2018

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Pskov

16.10.2018

18.10.2018

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Cheboksary

08.03.2019

11.03.2019

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Sochi

30.11.2018

02.12.2018

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Mineralnye Vody

08.11.2018

12.11.2018

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Kaliningrad

12.12.2018

16.12.2018

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Krasnodar

01.12.2018

03.12.2018

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Volgograd

10.10.2018

17.10.2018

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Naberevnye Chelny

13.09.2018

20.09.2018

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Nizhniy Novgorod

20.10.2018

22.10.2018

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Kazan

28.10.2018

30.10.2018

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Perm

07.03.2019

18.03.2019

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Astrakhan

28.11.2018

04.12.2018

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Vladikavkaz

18.10.2018

30.10.2018

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Tomsk

29.11.2018

04.12.2018

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Chelyabinsk

10.11.2018

13.11.2018

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Nazran

18.10.2018

20.10.2018

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Briansk

26.08.2018

30.08.2018

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Makhachkala

04.12.2018

07.12.2018

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Kirov

01.11.2018

10.11.2018

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Minsk

11.10.2018

08.11.2018

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Kursk

03.10.2018

10.10.2018

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Milan

20.12.2018

20.01.2019

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Ekaterinburg

30.01.2019

04.02.2019

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Gyoumri

06.02.2019

14.03.2019

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Tambov

09.11.2018

13.11.2018

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Izhevsk

22.09.2018

30.09.2018

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Surgut

02.03.2019

03.03.2019

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Lipetsk

08.11.2018

10.11.2018

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Petrozavodsk

13.10.2018

14.10.2018

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Helsinki

02.12.2018

03.12.2018

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Voronezh

01.01.2019

03.01.2019

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Larnaca

14.02.2019

23.02.2019

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Memmingen

01.12.2018

05.12.2018

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Elista

24.10.2018

27.10.2018

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Cologne

28.10.2018

25.11.2018

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Berlin

24.08.2018

26.09.2018

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Novosibirsk

27.11.2018

05.12.2018

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Penza

01.02.2019

03.02.2019

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Kemerovo

23.11.2018

26.11.2018

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Krasnojarsk

07.12.2018

14.12.2018

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Stockholm

18.09.2018

22.09.2018

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Arkhangelsk

14.09.2018

28.09.2018

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Saransk

20.09.2018

20.09.2018

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Ufa

18.10.2018

25.10.2018

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Saratov

28.08.2018

05.09.2018

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Murmansk

19.11.2018

02.12.2018

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Groznyj

15.10.2018

23.10.2018

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Budapest

12.11.2018

14.11.2018

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Yerevan

13.10.2018

25.10.2018

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Simferopol

14.11.2018

16.11.2018

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Karlovy Vary

16.11.2018

23.11.2018

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Kogalym

03.09.2018

30.09.2018

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Gomel

28.09.2018

03.10.2018

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Orenburg

20.09.2018

29.09.2018

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Anapa

01.01.2019

06.01.2019

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Gelendzik

13.09.2018

21.09.2018

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Tivat

01.12.2018

04.12.2018

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Leipzig-Halle

05.09.2018

12.09.2018

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Istanbul

29.12.2018

09.01.2019

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Tbilisi

10.11.2018

11.11.2018

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Nalchik

28.10.2018

30.10.2018

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Belgorod

02.10.2018

13.10.2018

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Ulyanovsk

26.08.2018

21.09.2018

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Syktyvkar

22.10.2018

31.10.2018

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Pula

25.08.2018

29.08.2018

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Kurgan

05.10.2018

09.10.2018

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Irkutsk

03.12.2018

04.12.2018

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Bratislava

02.01.2019

11.01.2019

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Omsk

08.03.2019

22.03.2019

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Magnitogorsk

08.09.2018

21.09.2018

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Stavropol

06.09.2018

09.09.2018

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Tyumen

24.10.2018

26.10.2018

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Dusseldorf

24.10.2018

29.10.2018

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Barcelona

01.01.2019

23.01.2019

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Varna

28.09.2018

29.09.2018

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Bourgas

08.10.2018

11.10.2018

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Orsk

26.09.2018

10.10.2018

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Heraklion

23.08.2018

24.08.2018

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Ukhta

29.09.2018

20.10.2018

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Riga

04.10.2018

15.10.2018

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Pisa

24.10.2018

29.10.2018

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Ulan-ude

08.03.2019

19.03.2019

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Venice

20.11.2018

20.12.2018

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London

08.11.2018

11.11.2018

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Vilnius

29.08.2018

12.09.2018

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Chisinau

01.01.2019

12.01.2019

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Thessaloniki

09.02.2019

17.02.2019

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Tallinn

28.05.2019

10.06.2019

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Khanty-Mansiysk

03.11.2018

05.11.2018

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Gdansk

11.09.2018

19.09.2018

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Athens

23.03.2019

27.03.2019

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Barnaul

15.12.2018

17.12.2018

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Palermo

06.09.2018

13.09.2018

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Valencia

12.09.2018

18.09.2018

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Antalya

28.12.2018

08.01.2019

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Brussels

22.09.2018

10.11.2018

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11 Russian cities which will be the World Cup in 2018

Moscow

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The capital of Russia takes CHM2018 two Arenas Luzhniki and Spartak
2018 FIFA World CupPhoto Luzhniki Arena
“Luzhniki” will take more than 80,000 spectators. There was held the Olympics in 1980. Luzhniki took a lot of major events and stunning performances. It is also a recreation area for Muscovites and tourists.
Incidentally, in the Luzhniki Stadium in the summer, you can sunbathe and swim in the two pools in the aqua complex “Luzhniki”. Check the price and more information are available at aqua-luzhniki.ru site at +7 495 637 07 97
At Luzhniki Arena will host the first and last game – the World Cup final in 2018. It can be reached from the Sparrow Hills by cable car.

Luzhniki arena will be played 7 games.

Photo Stadium Spartak
Arena Spartacus has a facade in red white colors of team “Spartak” football club hostess. The stadium can mark the 45 000 spectators. Here, concerts and festivals. There were grouping “Leningrad”, the famous British band Depeche Mode.
6 FIFA World Cup 2018 will be played on the field, “Spartak Arena.” Four qualifying round games, one game 1/8 finals, and semi-finals which will be held on July 10.
The capital of Russia surprised soy architecture, parks, museums, aquarium, manors. Housing prices vary, all depends on your requirements. More offers in Moscow, read this article http://ru.worldcup2018.org/blog/2017/08/02/ v-moskvu-gde-zhit -deshevo-i-besplatno-chto-est-nedorogo-chto-interesnogo -posmotret /.

St. Petersburg

The semi-finals of the European Championship 2018 will be held at the stadium Zenith Arena in St. Petersburg. This is the most beautiful city in Europe. From Moscow is not close more than 600 km, the journey on the train Sapsan about 4 hours. If there are tickets for the most important game World Cup 2018, you can choose accommodation not only in Moscow but also in St. Petersburg.
Zenith Arena was built in 2009 under the name of the stadium “Krestovsky” The total amount of the construction of long-term construction was more than 43 billion rubles, seats on 67800 thousand people. Here are 7 games: 4 qualifying match, one 1/8 and 1/2, as well as the match for third place, which will be held July 14.

 

Ekaterinburg

Ekaterinburg Arena at home June 15 will hold a match between two teams from group A, which will be our rivals of the Russian team for reaching the next stage of the tournament. Stadium roof is concave. A modern system without pumps used to drain water. Previously, the stadium “Central” located here. There will be played 4 matches of the qualifying round. A capacity of 35,000 during CHM2018 and 25,000 – after.

 

 

Sochi

Fischt Arena is located in the resort of Adler region of Russia, Sochi. This place is not only a resort but also famous for its wine beverages. Around the many attractions, so here we recommend to plan a long trip with a tour of the wondrous natural sites and pleasant, the sea and other resort entertainments. About where to live, it is better to take care in advance, look for options on this page.
The arena will host Fischt 4 qualifying group matches, one quarter-final and the final 1/8. Capacity – 43700. Fischt passed reconstruction in 2015-2017. He previously hosted the Olympic Winter Games in 2014.

Kaliningrad

In the north-west Russia, the Baltic Sea is a small city of Kaliningrad. There are building the same name of the arena. Kaliningrad Stadium will accommodate 35,000 fans themselves.
At Central Square will be located in Kaliningrad Festival fans FIFA, which will go up to 30 000 people per day. The area, which, despite its name, is located 1.5 km from the city center, situated right on the way to the stadium spectators of the World Cup, and limited street Shevchenko, Leninsky Prospekt, Moscow prospectus and the House of the Soviets.
During the World Cup 2018 on the football field, “Kaliningrad Arena” will play 4 qualifying matches.
The city of Kaliningrad is one of the largest cities in the Baltic coast has a really interesting architectural structure and unusual museums. More … where the beer. You are waiting for bars and many varieties of the drink. I plan to go to the Championship in Kaliningrad, keep in mind that the city is very small, so book your hotels in advance (link is external).

Kazan

Kazan Arena is the training base of the Kazan club “Rubin”. Built to the Summer Universiade 2013. With a height of Kazan Arena looks like a flower water lily. Its roof rests on eight reference points. Therefore, it looks like air. The stands can accommodate over 45 thousand people.
Kazan will host 4 group stage games, quarter-finals and the game 1/8.
Kazan – a large city. See there’s that lack of interest.

Volgograd

” Volgograd Arena ” will take 4 of the qualifying stage of the game. The stadium will be completed in CHM2018 and be able to take 45 000 persons. Volgograd in tsarist times was called the Empress. What to look for from the attractions and activities in addition to football. Find accommodation in advance is necessary, non-touristic city, so hotels and cheap hostels enough.

 

 

Samara

Ah, Samara town, sung in Russian song. But it does rather a big town. In Samara, home to more than a million inhabitants is the ninth largest city in Russia. There is a subway. As well as unique attractions, such as Stalin’s Bunker, the highest railway station in Europe, the longest pier and the largest square in Russia. A great city, but it has little hotels and inns, so take care of accommodation in advance.
Samara Stadium will complete by 2018. After holding on to him the world championship games in football, he will become the base of the club “Wings of the Soviets.” Samara Stadium will take 45,000 spectators. The third in August 2017 there was a fire in the stadium.

The Internet has exploded news “Samara Stadium lights.” No one was hurt, but the burned building materials made of rubber.
There will be played four group qualifiers, 1 1/8 finals match and 1 quarterfinal match.

Saransk

” Mordovia Arena ” built specially in Saransk for the World Cup and will take four World Cup qualifier 2018. Completion “Mordovia Arena” the end of 2017. Capacity for the period of about 45,000 spectators, 30,000 Saransk after a small town, there is few hotels and hostels Book accommodation in advance.

 

 

Rostov

Rostov Arena specially built for the championship game. Match it may take 45,000 spectators. With the open northern tribune Stadium “Rostov Arena” is a beautiful view of the river Don. Those who do not have enough tickets for the match of the World Cup plans to give the opportunity to enjoy the game on the screen, which will set in Theater Square. Space enough for 25,000 football fans. Rostov tenth largest city in Russia it is home to over a million people. There are many monuments of architecture, archeology, and recreation. On the choice of housing in Rostov, read this article.

 

 

Nizhny Novgorod

Nizhny Novgorod very ancient Russian city, now one of the largest cities in Russia. It is home to more than a million Russians. From ancient times, preserved the amazing monuments and historic buildings, such as Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin. Near it is a festival of fans FIFA. ” Nizhny Novgorod Arena ” instead of 45000 spectators. They can be viewed here 6 matches of the World Cup 2018. The four qualifiers, one + one 1/8 1/4 finals.