Questions about travel to and around Minsk, the capital and largest city of Belarus.
Minsk is the capital and largest city of the Republic of belarus and of its region, as well as the administrative center of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). It is situated in the center of Minsk Voblast on the Svislach and Nyamiha rivers, and has a metropolitan population over 2.1 million.
Minsk National Airport (msq) is the main international air gateway to the city and to Belarus. The Minsk-Passazhirsky railway station offers service to destinations in russia, ukraine, and western-europe. Within the city, Minsk is well-connected by public transport, including metro, tramway, trolleybus, and bus lines.