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Duration 3 days 10h
Distance 2960.4 km
Average price RUB 22034
Frequency 4/week

Trip overview

The train between Vatican City and Saint Petersburg takes 3 days 10h. The train runs, on average, 4 times per week from Vatican City to Saint Petersburg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

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  1. Roma Termini
  2. Wien Hbf
  3. Tychy
  4. Brest C
  5. Saint Petersburg
45h 31m
RUB 17534 - RUB 28234

Vatican City to Saint Petersburg train times

Trains run four times a week between Vatican City and Saint Petersburg. The service departs Vatican City at 20:03 in the evening, which arrives into Saint Petersburg at 07:55. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3 days 10h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Vatican City to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Cipro and arriving at St Petersburg Vitebskii via Roma Termini, Wien Hbf, Tychy and Brest C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45h 31m.

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The distance between Vatican City and Saint Petersburg is 2347 km. The road distance is 2960.4 km.

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Vatican City to Saint Petersburg train services, operated by Nightjet, depart from Roma Termini station.

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Vatican City to Saint Petersburg train services, operated by Belorussian Railways (BŽD), arrive at St Petersburg Vitebskii station.

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Saint Petersburg is 1h ahead of Vatican City. It is currently 4:43 PM in Vatican City and 5:43 PM in Saint Petersburg.

There are 5640+ hotels available in Saint Petersburg. Prices start at RUB 7500 per night.

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