Nizhny Novgorod is situated about 400 km from Moscow on the banks of the Volga and the Oka rivers. One can get to Nizhny Novgorod either by the direct Lufthansa flight from Frankfurt or through Moscow or St.-Petersburg. Domestic flights and trains from Moscow and St.-Petersburg to Nizhny Novgorod are available daily http://www.nn.ru/info/transport
The Lufthansa flight LH3208 departs from Frankfurt on Mondays , Wednesdays , Fridays , and Saturdays matching most flights from the US to Frankfurt and arrives in Nizhny Novgorod at 00:50 am. The return flight, LH3209 departs from Nizhny Novgorod early morning on Tuesday s , Thursday s , Saturday s , and Sunday s matching most flights from Frankfurt to the US http://www.lufthansa.com
Another option is to fly through Moscow (it takes about 40 min). There are many flights connecting Moscow and Nizhny Novgorod daily http://www.nn.ru/info/transport/avia
We recommend all the participants to book travel tickets in advance and inform the Organizing Committee about your travel schedule (arrival and departure date and time, number of flight/train) at your earliest convenience .