Where is Korolev?
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The city of Korolev is named after the great Sovietscientist, academician SP Korolev. It was the country that owed him the first successful flights into space. At present, the city is unofficially called the capital of Russian rocket building.
Until 1996 it was called Kaliningrad, but soas it introduced a confusion between the city of Moscow region and the Baltic sister, it was decided to rename. Where the city is located is described in this article.
Where is the city of Korolev
Korolev is located about 23 kilometers fromcenter of Moscow and at a distance of 6-7 km from the Moscow Ring Road. There is a settlement northwest of the capital of Russia. Also near the Queen is the Losiny Ostrov National Park, which is the largest forest in Moscow.
Features of geographical location
Korolev from the west is limited by the federal highwaymeaning - Yaroslavl highway, on the other sides surrounded by holiday villages. Through the city the river Klyazma flows. In general, Korolyov is familiar to residents of Mytishchi, as these two cities are located in close proximity to each other and the communication between them is carried out along a motorway.
How to get to Koroleva
With Moscow, the city is reported by a railway lineMoscow-Fryazevo. From the capital to Korolev can be reached by train from the Yaroslavsky station, the journey time will be just over half an hour, and also by car along the M8 highway to Kholmogory. Collapse will need to be on the 21-kilometer highway.
In addition, from the metro station VDNKh to Korolev, buses 392 and 576 are sent.
Korolev itself is a fairly large city, and its streets are also run by shuttle buses.