Buying a Russian SIM card to connect to Internet or to make calls in or from Russia is very economical. You can do it online before your trip or in Russia going to one of the many Russian mobile stores. In this article I explain how to do it both ways and what is the cost. Article updated on August 22, 2019. Published on January 4, 2016 1. Is it worth buying a Russian SIM? If you are spending
5.3. Telephone and Internet in Russia
To make calls in Russia and connect to the Internet cheaply anywhere, it is best to purchase a Russian SIM card.
On the other hand, hotels and restaurants usually have free Wi-Fi to connect to the Internet.