Few people know, but the city of Orenburg was able to lay only the third time, and initially he had to perform the function of a fortress for the head of Kazakh elders Abul Khair Khan.
As a result, in 1770 the city became the center of economic and economic cooperation with the eastern states.
Today, you can without any problems to reachOrenburg train. A local train station are mainly international long-distance trains coming to Bishkek, Tashkent, Kiev and Astana. However, the city has direct rail links with Russian cities (Ufa, Yekaterinburg, Kislovodsk, Samara, Orsk, Adler, Chelyabinsk). If you travel to Orenburg from Moscow, you can use the brand train №№031 / 032 "Orenburg", while on the road it will take about 25-26 hours.
Also to Orenburg can be reached viaair service. Central Airport. YA Gagarin is a place-based airline "Orenburg airlines", so most of the flights departing from the locality, belong to her. Orenburg has direct flights to St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, Kazan, Perm, Orsk, and a number of other Russian cities. If you decide to fly to Orenburg from Moscow, should be borne in mind that flights in this town are made from Domodedovo and Sheremetyevo airports of the capital, the flight time will be approximately 2 hours.
In Orenburg there is a bus station serviceswhich you can use if you wish. Getting from Moscow to Orenburg bus you can only transfer in Kazan, at the same time on the road will take about 30-32 hours, excluding the time spent on transplantation and possible stop on the road.
To get to Orenburg, if desired and possibleprivate car. When sending from Moscow, you need to move on the highway M7 "Volga" by Vladimir and Nizhny Novgorod to Kazan. In the capital of Tatarstan need to turn on the R239 road, following in which you find yourself and Orenburg.