As the travel & tourism industry continues on its recovery path, outbound trips from Russia are increasing, with people eager to resume and reboot their travel plans. According to GlobalData, this pent-up demand, coupled with increased confidence around COVID-19 protocols, is helping to drive the recovery of Russia’s outbound travel sector. GlobalData provides a complete picture of the outbound destinations from Russia in its Travel & Tourism in Russia report. Buy the report here.

In 2022, international departures from Russia grew by 15%.

Smarter leaders trust GlobalData


Premium Insights Travel & Tourism in Russia (2022)

Buy the Report

Premium Insights

The gold standard of business intelligence.

Find out more

Outbound travel from Russia is not dominated by any single destination, but intraregional travel is a noticeable trend. In the case of Russia, four of the ten most popular destinations are located in Europe.

However, even when focusing only on the top ten, flows to different destinations vary. Understanding the relative size of these and identifying high-potential destinations outside of this list is key to identifying promising growth markets for Russia as a source market and for destinations to understand current preferences among Russian travelers so they can better target them.

According to GlobalData’s report, Travel & Tourism in Russia, the most popular destinations for the country’s travelers include Turkey, Egypt, UAE, Kazakhstan and Georgia among others.

For more detailed analysis of the outbound destinations from Russia, buy GlobalData’s Travel & Tourism in Russia.

Premium Insights


The gold standard of business intelligence.

Blending expert knowledge with cutting-edge technology, GlobalData’s unrivalled proprietary data will enable you to decode what’s happening in your market. You can make better informed decisions and gain a future-proof advantage over your competitors.


GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying data, research, and analysis used to produce this article.  

GlobalData’s Travel & Tourism Intelligence Center provides tracks tourism demands and flows, expenditure, and competitor KPIs across 180 countries. It also segments over $26 trillion in expenditure by accommodation, foodservice, retail, transport, and entertainment. GlobalData’s analysis reports provide detailed insight into key source and destination markets with real world examples of success to support recommendations.