As of May 18, 2017, the Saint-Petersburg’s Pulkovo Airport launches a Fast Track service for the passengers of domestic flights, who are travelling without luggage. The specified category of travelers can take advantage of a short way to the departure zone. These passengers will pass the pre-flight inspection at the specially equipped point of inspection, apart from the main streams of passengers.
The service can be used by the passengers who are:
- Departing from the Pulkovo airport by domestic flights
- Registered in advance and having a printed boarding pass;
- Traveling only with hand luggage, without any other luggage or weapons;
The Fast Track point is located in the building of the former terminal Pulkovo-1, to the right of the entrance to the VIP hall of the airport. The entrance is organized from the street. Passengers must present the passport and the boarding pass and undergo pre-flight inspection in accordance with safety requirements. After this procedure, the passenger gets directly to the departure lounge of the domestic lines.
The new service allows to significantly save time. It will be convenient for business travelers, as well as for the tourists, who prefer to travel without luggage.
During the first month of service, the internal fast track point will work in the test mode from 06:00 am to 00:00 am, during this period the service will be provided free of charge.
Pulkovo Airport takes the fourth place in Russia in terms of passenger traffic. In the first quarter of 2017, it has served 2.9 million people. This is 25% more than in the same period in 2016.