Advice 1: Looks like a train ticket

The train is one of the most popular modes of transport for travelling long distances within Russia. Thus if the train is familiar to anyone who often travels in such a way that a train ticket today may look different.
Looks like a train ticket

Regular ticket

Ordinary ticket on the train, which can be purchased at the ticket office, not too changed their appearance in decades. It is traditionally printed on a special form, the color of which depending on the printing office where it was issued, can vary from pink to almost orange. In the upper left part of the form the inscription "Russian Railways 20' and then to the right of it is a holographic emblem with the image of the train, and the inscription "ACS "Express" and "Travel document". In the top right of the ticket is an identification number that is unique code specific travel document.

"Cap", below, indicates what information is in the line under it. In particular, it indicates the train number, date and time of departure, number and type of the car. In addition, this line contains the cost of the ticket and reserved seat, which together amount to the total price payable and the number of passengers who can travel on this ticket and fare type.

The rest of the ticket contains additional information about the route and the owner of the ticket: departure station and arrival space, the name and surname of the passenger, the total cost and the services included in it. The last line of the ticket indicates what time the arrival and departure of trains; in Russia most often used Moscow time.


Russian Railways strive to meet the requirements of the time, so today on virtually any domestic or international train, you can buy electronic ticket directly on the website, paying by credit card. After selection and payment of the required route to the passenger's personal account on the website will appear in the form of the purchased ticket.

It is a form of A4 size, in the upper part of which contains the words "Electronic ticket number", below which is duplicated in English, as well as the actual number of this ticket. The following is the same information that contains the standard travel document, but they are grouped in a slightly different order. So, basic data about the route is given in the table that is directly below the ticket number and additional, such as the carrier name, date of ticket issuance and other under the table.

The key point that you should pay attention to when using the electronic travel document - line "Status of the electronic ticket", located directly under the table with the basic data about the trip. In case, if there is a mark "Passed the electronic registration, you can go to the landing with a printout of the ticket and passport. If such string in this place there, you must first contact with the printout to the ticket office to get the standard document.

Advice 2 : How to book e-ticket on the plane

The electronic ticket for any flight can be booked independently on the website of the airline. This procedure does not take much time and allows you to avoid costs associated with booking the ticket through intermediaries or in the office of the airline.
How to book e-ticket on the plane
Select the airline you want to use. Enter search her name and go to the official website.
Find online airline online ticket booking. Search seats on your desired flight. To do this, enter in the appropriate fields airport of departure, airport of arrival, date (and date of return flight, if you buy a return ticket) and the number of passengers you are going to buy a ticket. Please note that children up to two years, the ticket is not issued, but point of the baby is necessary, data about the child will be included in the electronic itinerary / receipt, without it, the flight will not register.
Select a convenient flight. Please note that the company write the price of the ticket in different ways: some just show the price with fuel surcharge, while others add it at the payment stage. Proceed to ticketing, the system may ask you to register or buy tickets as a guest.
Enter the names of the passengers and their passport details, addresses, telephone numbers and email address that will be used to confirm the reservation and payment.
Select the method of payment of tickets. Airlines allow you to pay for the ticket by credit card, payment terminals (e.g. QIWI), electronic payment systems (WebMoney or Yandex.Money) or shops (Euroset or Svyaznoy). Remember that reservations can be made for a period of three hours to three days - if within the specified period, the payment is not made, the reservation will be charged. When paying by card, enter her details in the appropriate fields. The system prompts you to specify the security code is printed on the map on the reverse side, or enter the code word from the picture. When paying in shops or from the terminal, enter the reservation number.
Believe me e-mail, you will receive an email with an electronic ticket or itinerary / receipt. Print the document, show it to airport staff at check-in.
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