Samara is the seventh most populous city in Russia. Samara is a city situated on the left bank of the Volga, in the Middle Volga, located in a part of the Volga Federal District. It is a large transport, economic, scientific and cultural center in Russia. The population of metropolitan area is more than 2.5 million people. The basis of industry is oil refining, machine building and metalworking. Food industry is also developed. Samara is one of the centers of the aerospace industry. HideRead more
In Samara, there are more than 150 medium and large industrial enterprises. Samara is one of the largest transportation hubs in Russia. Samara subway, opened in 1987, was fifth in the Russian Federation. International airport "Kurumoch" is served in the Samara region.
Volga Federal District