Kovrov - a settlement in the Vladimir region, the first mention of which is found in the annals of the XII century.
In November 2011, he was awarded the title of "City of Military Glory", during the Great Patriotic War it was here that about 1.2 million units of military equipment were manufactured.
Kovrov can be reached byRailway transport. In this settlement there are two railway stations: Kovrov-1 and Kovrov-2, the first of them serves suburban trains and long-distance trains, and the second - only a suburban communication. Kovrov has direct communication with Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Novorossiysk, Yekaterinburg and many other cities of Russia. The journey time from Moscow to Kovrov is 4-4.5 hours.
Through the station the carpets also passHigh-speed electric trains Sapsan, linking Moscow and Nizhny Novgorod. At the moment, Sapsans do not stop in Kovrov, but in 2014 it is planned to change the schedule of high-speed trains and make a stop at the station Kovrov-1. The parking of most long-distance trains running through Kovrov's main railway station is no more than 5 minutes due to low passenger traffic.
Travelers can also get to KovrovWith the help of intercity bus service. Daily flights from the local bus station depart for Moscow (Central Bus Station), Vladimir, Ivanovo, Murom and Yaroslavl. Traveling from Moscow to Kovrov by bus, the traveler should be prepared for the fact that he will lose 5.5-6 hours on the road. In addition, through the bus station Kovrov pass transit flights, connecting between Cheboksary, Ivanovo, Nizhny Novgorod and Kostroma.
Owners of own vehicles canTo get to Kovrov independently. Near this village is the M7 (Volga) motorway linking Moscow, Vladimir, Nizhny Novgorod, Kazan and Ufa. On average, from Moscow to Kovrov by car can be reached in 4-5 hours. This settlement is also connected by highways of regional level with Ivanovo, Vyazniki and Kameshkovo.