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Kaliningrad Stadium

Стадион Калининград

Kaliningrad Stadium was built for 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia™. Four games of group stage will take place here. The stadium is located on Oktyabr'skiy island steps from river Pregolya embankment. Within walking distance guests may find Kneiphof island with Kaliningrad most remarkable sights such as Kant memorial and Koenigsberg Cathedral.

The stadium is designed as a five-level arena of mild rectangular form with three levels of seating places. Thanks to the form, the view is great from all sectors. The construction was finished in January 2018. During World Cup games the stadium will accommodate up to 35,000 spectators. Afterwards it will most likely serve 25,000. The stadium is well-equipped and meets most modern safety requirements. There is no public transportation to the stadium on daily basis, but on match days shuttle buses connect the stadium to the railway station, city centre and park and ride area.

Stadium is surrounded by a recreational area which includes a park, river embankments, bicycle routes and pedestrian paths.

The future of Kaliningrad Stadium

Kaliningrad Stadium is supposed to be used as a multifunctional arena with sports education facilities, medical centres, fitness centres and commercial areas.

After FIFA World Cup Kaliningrad Stadium will officially become the home of FC “Baltika”, so their domestic games will take place here. Besides, the stadium will become the place, where the most important sports tournaments and other mass events will are held.

The stadium will also host football, athletics and gymnastics junior schools. The way the stasium will be used in future is already defined in the Concept of World Cup Legacy. This document covers the use of stadium spaces, areas and facilities.

The commercial use will include renting out commercial areas to shops that will sell sport equipment and apparel.

Distance from stadium to key city sights:
“Khrabrovo” Airport – 35 km
Railway station “South”, Kaliningrad – 4 km
Railway station “North”, Kaliningrad – 4,4 km
FIFA Fan Fest – 3,3 km

Building and facilities:
Total area – 24,4 hectare
Stadium area – 112 511, 7 sq.meters
Capacity (planned for the World Cup) – 35 016 seats
Places for disabled people – 330 places
Capacity of the hospitality lounge – 1761 seats
Capacity of areas designed for media representatives – 2 634 seats
Capacity of VIP lounge – 701 seats
Capacity of VVIP lounge – 66 seats
Address: Russia, Kaliningrad, bul’var Solnechnyi 25

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