There are 9 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Liepāja by plane, car, train or bus

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Fly to Palanga, drive  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Palanga (PLQ) LED - PLQ
  2. Drive from Palanga to Liepāja

$89 - $273

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Bus, train  •  16 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltiyskaya to Rīga
  2. Take the train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja 721

$34 - $55

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Fly to Liepaya  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Liepaya (LPX) LED - LPX

$73 - $234

Fly to Riga, train  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Riga (RIX) LED - RIX
  2. Take the train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja

$96 - $261

Bus Ecolines  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Riga 858102 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Riga to Liepaja 7937

$35 - $53

Train, bus  •  14 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Pskow Pass D
  2. Take the bus from Pskov to Riga
  3. Take the train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja 721

$43 - $54

Bus Lux Express  •  15 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltiyskaya to Rīga
  2. Take the bus from Riga to Liepaja 7937

$34 - $53

Train  •  18 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Novosokolniki D
  2. Take the train from Novosokolniki to Riga Pass D
  3. Take the train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja 721

$36 - $66

Drive  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Liepāja 490.8 miles

$85 - $130

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint Petersburg to Liepāja. However, there are services departing from Saint Petersburg and arriving at Liepaja via Riga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint Petersburg to Liepāja. However, there are services departing from St Petersburg Vitebskii and arriving at Liepāja via Novosokolniki and Rīga pasažieru. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 49 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Liepāja is 662 km. The road distance is 785.3 km.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Liepāja without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 50 min to get from Saint Petersburg to Liepāja, including transfers.

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Saint Petersburg to Liepāja bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Saint Petersburg station.

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Saint Petersburg to Liepāja train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from St Petersburg Vitebskii station.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Liepāja is to fly which takes 7 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 40 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 18 h 49 min.

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There is no direct flight from Pulkovo Airport to Palanga Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Saint Petersburg to Liepāja bus services, operated by 1188 Latvia, arrive at Liepaja station.

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Map of how to get from Saint Petersburg to Liepāja.
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  • Distance: 413.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 50 min

What companies run services between Saint Petersburg, Russia and Liepāja, Latvia?

Air Baltic flies from Saint Petersburg to Liepāja 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saint Petersburg to Liepāja via Riga in around 14 h 40 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Palanga via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Flights from Pulkovo to Liepaya via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Pulkovo to Riga
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Train operators
Latvian Railways (PV)
Phone
+371 67232135
Website
pv.lv
Train from Rīga pasažieru to Liepāja
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9
Website
pv.lv
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Pskow Pass
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$11 - $17
2nd Class (Kupé)
$15 - $23
Train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Novosokolniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$13 - $20
2nd Class (Kupé)
$19 - $29
Train from Novosokolniki to Riga Pass
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Saint Petersburg to Riga
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Pskov to Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ecolines.net
1188 Latvia
Website
1188.lv
Bus from Riga to Liepaja
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
1188.lv
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Liepāja is 1 h behind Saint Petersburg. It is currently 11:13 AM in Saint Petersburg and 11:13 AM in Liepāja.

Saint Petersburg to Liepāja train services, operated by Latvian Railways (PV), arrive at Liepāja station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Petersburg to Liepāja is 785 km. It takes approximately 11 h 4 min to drive from Saint Petersburg to Liepāja.

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Air Baltic offers flights from Pulkovo Airport to Palanga Airport.

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There are 188+ hotels available in Liepāja. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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