International Congress of Echocardiography
«ECHO of the White Nights-2015»

September 17-19, 2015




5-7, Rimsky-Korsakov Avenue


The Ambassador Hotel is located in the historic center of St. Petersburg, a 7-minute walk away from "Sadovaya" ("Sennaya Ploschad", "Spasskaya") Underground Station. St. Isaac and St. Nicholas Cathedral, the Mariinsky Theatre, and the Yusupov Gardens are all in the immediate vicinity of the hotel and you can visit them while you take a walk.


The hotel building is a unique complex which combines an architectural monument of the 19th century and a modern building. A prominent architect A. Svistunov, who took part in recreation of the interiors of the 19th century palaces that used to belong to nobility in St. Petersburg, is the author of interior design of the state- rooms of the hotel.

The state-rooms of the hotel feature a large variety of elegant lamps, vases, paintings and stucco moldings designed in the Empire style and full of fascination and charm. For holding conferences at the hotel "Ambassador" there are fully equipped conference halls and meeting rooms on the 1st and 9th floors. The Congress plenary sessions will be hosted in a glass-covered atrium in the Ambassador hall.


From Airport

All the flights are opereted by the New Terminal of Pulkovo Airport. Pulkovo Airport is within 15 km from the centre of Saint-Petersburg. You can easily get to the city ("Moskovskaya" metro station is the nearest), using city bus or a shuttle bus. Then please go to the underground station "Sennaya Ploschad" (20 min., 5 stations).

City bus:
The city bus ¹39 and ¹39A stop is in front of the Arrivals hall exit.
The bus runs between the terminal and «Moskovskaya» metro station every 12-20 minutes from 5.30 a.m. till 01.30 a.m.
The trip takes 30-35 minutes.
Price — 28 RUB (only by cash).

Shuttle bus:
Shuttle bus Ê39 stop is in front of the Arrivals hall exit.
The bus runs between the terminal and «Moskovskaya» metro station every 5 minutes from 7.00 a.m. till 23.30 a.m.
The trip takes 15-20 minutes.
Price — 40 RUB (only by cash).
Shuttle buses start when all the seats are occupied. Passengers buy the ticket from the driver in the shuttle-bus.

Taxi Pulkovo counters are located at Arrivals hall on the first floor of the Terminal.
You can pay for your taxi by credit card/cash at the Taxi Pulkovo counter or by cash to the driver at the end of a ride. If you need one, please ask a receipt at the Pulkovo Taxi counter.
The price from the ariport to the city center is from 1100 to 2000 RUB depending on the car type, day time.
The trip takes from 45 min. to 1.5 h depending on the day and time.

We strongly recommend you not to accept services of private drivers!

From main railway station:

There are 3 main international railway stations in St. Petersburg: Moskovsky, Ladozhsky, Finlansky railway stations. All the stations, besides Ladozhsky, are located in the center of the city. The Moskovsky Station receives trains from Moscow, the south of Russia and the Baltic States. Trains from Finland arrive to Finlansky railway station. Both Moscovsky and Finlandsky railway stations are located near underground stations. Please go to the station "Spasskaya".