Names Volgograd Arena
Opened 2017
Location Volgograd,Russia
Operated By FC Rotor Volgograd
Capacity 45,000
Field Size 105m X 68m
Surface Grass
Major Events And Year
FIFA World Cup 2018

Volgograd Arena is a new stadium which is built in the beautiful city of Volgograd, Russia. The stadium opens a beautiful view to the Volga River. It is built especially for serving as a venue for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.  The stadium replaced the central stadium which was opened in 1962. In 2014 the old stadium was demolished and the construction of the new stadium started in 2015. The new stadium was completed in 2017. The stadium have a capacity of 45,000 seats which will be reduced 45,000 after the world cup. After the world cup the arena will be home for the club FC Rotor Volgograd.


FIFA 2018

2018 FIFA World Cup is the first event that is going to be held in the brand new stadium. Four group matches will be held at the stadium

Match Schedule

Date Time Team No.1 Team No.2 Round
18-Jun-18 21:00 Tunisia England Group G
22-Jun-18 18:00 Nigeria Iceland Group D
25-Jun-18 17:00 Saudi Arabia Egypt Group A
28-Jun-18 17:00 Japan Poland Group H

How to Reach Volgograd Stadium

How to Reach By Air

SL.No. Nearest Airport Type of Flight Code Distance from Stadium Km Distance from Stadium Miles
1 Volgograd International Airport Domestic & International (VOG / URWW) 32 20

Volgograd International airport is at distance of 20 miles from the city, which is the nearest airport to the stadium.

Nearest Metro/Railway Stations

SL NO. Metro/Railway Station
1 Komsomolskaya
2 Volgograd-1

The stadium is located at a distance of 4 KM from the main railway station.

How to Reach by Bus 

SL No. Bus Stations Routes Available
1 Central Bus Station website Long Distance & Intercity

You can opt for either bus number 9, 12 or hire a taxi from the Centre of Volgograd to the stadium.


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