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Samara Railway Station

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Address: pl. Komsomol'skaja, d.1, Samara 443099, Russia
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Railway station

Useful, looks fine and easy to find everything. If you will be there, no chance to loose your train or to go without souvenirs)

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2016
rodja2016
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Moscow, Russia
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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Useful, looks fine and easy to find everything. If you will be there, no chance to loose your train or to go without souvenirs)

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Thank rodja2016
Kiev, Ukraine
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37 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

Samara Railway Station is super easy to get to with tons of mashrutkas and buses going by it. Located practically in the city center, it's readily accessible and easy to navigate to find your train even if you are a non-Russian speaker. It's not ideal if you need to use an elevator--they are not always working.

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Thank Evesmyth
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70 reviews
19 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016

Samara's railway station is modern, spacious, has a medium-size restaurant and small shops for souvenirs inside. I enjoyed a coffee with a friend while waiting for my train. Is located in the central area and has beautiful construction design.

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Thank ligawilmer1
Samara, Russia
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

The building deserves a detour for its modern architecture, however you won't find any shopping center or nice cafe inside. It was a disappointment for me.

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Thank Laura M
St. Petersburg, Russia
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65 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Beautiful, modern building in the heart of Samara. Alloy metal and glass. You can go upstairs to the observation deck and see the old city and the river at a glance.

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Thank Владимир П
Samara, Russia
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This building was constructed recently and has different opinions from people .It ends Lev Tolstoy street with the according assosiation. It is convenient to travellers to wait for the train upstairs looking at yorr train arriving to the platform. As usual there are some negative points - security at the entrance is just distubing but not really working but causing... More 

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Thank Eduard F
Malatya, Turkey
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

I lived in Samara and Syzran, and travelled back and forth once each week by train, for almost a year. The Samara Railway Station looks impressive from a distance, but in the winter, it is cold and imposing, like a big icicle sticking up from the ground. Syzran? For such a small city, the railway station has more character, a... More 

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Thank betacygnus
Moscow, Russia
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1,343 reviews
852 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

I get it, locals are quite impressed with their shiny new railway station. Also not sure if, as it was claimed, it is the largest one in Europe, to me the one in Berlin seemed way larger. Unfortunately, if a railway station is a third best "Thing to do" in Samara here on Tripadvisor, it also silently tells you there's... More 

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Samara, Russia
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15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Must visited - nice panoramic view place at the top (exscursions after the request on the 4th floor).

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1 Thank Alexey S
Samara
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812 reviews
277 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

Great example of modern architecture. Big complex and a nice place to take photos! You also can go upstairs and see a fantastic view on the city. Very interesting experience! Strongly recommend to visit.

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