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

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Fly Pulkovo to Paris CDG  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Paris CDG (CDG) LED - CDG

$114 - $334

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Fly Pulkovo to Paris Orly  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Paris Orly (ORY) LED - ORY

$155 - $506

Train to Helsinki, fly to Paris Orly  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Tikkurila
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Paris Orly (ORY) HEL - ORY

$126 - $324

Train  •  39 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Brest Central D
  2. Take the train from Brest Central to Warszawa Wschodnia D
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Berlin Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord

$301 - $438

Bus via Berlin  •  45 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltiyskaya to Rīga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Berlin
  3. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Paris, Paris

$145 - $236

Bus Eurolines FR  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg, Metro Zvezdnaya to Minsk
  2. Take the bus from Minsk to Paris Gallieni

$227 - $349

Train, night train  •  43 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Brest Central D
  2. Take the night train from Brest Central to Paris Est D

$214 - $317

Drive, train  •  32 h

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Drive from Düsseldorf Hbf to Paris

$353 - $599

Drive  •  30 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Paris 1716.5 miles

$360 - $550

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The cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Paris is to fly which costs RUB 7000 - RUB 22000 and takes 7 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Paris is to fly which costs RUB 7000 - RUB 22000 and takes 7 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint Petersburg to Paris. However, there are services departing from Baltiyskaya and arriving at Paris, Paris via Rīga and Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint Petersburg to Paris. However, there are services departing from St Petersburg Vitebskii and arriving at Paris-Nord via Brest Central, Warszawa Wschodnia, Berlin Hbf (tief) and Köln Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 3 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Paris is 2164 km. The road distance is 2746.5 km.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Paris without a car is to train which takes 39 h 3 min and costs RUB 19000 - RUB 29000.

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It takes approximately 7 h 16 min to get from Saint Petersburg to Paris, including transfers.

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Saint Petersburg to Paris bus services, operated by Lux Express, depart from Baltiyskaya station.

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Saint Petersburg to Paris 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 Paris is to fly which takes 7 h 16 min and costs RUB 7000 - RUB 22000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RUB 19000 - RUB 29000 and takes 39 h 3 min, you could also bus, which costs RUB 9000 - RUB 16000 and takes 45 h 1 min.

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Map of how to get from Saint Petersburg to Paris.
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  • Distance: 1352.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 16 min

What companies run services between Saint Petersburg, Russia and Paris, France?

Air France, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and 12 other airlines fly from Saint Petersburg to Paris hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saint Petersburg to Paris via Brest Central, Warszawa Wschodnia, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Köln Hauptbahnhof in around 39 h 3 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris CDG via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris Orly via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris Orly via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Helsinki to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Helsinki to Paris Orly via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris Orly via Nice
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris Orly via Madrid
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Helsinki to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris Orly via Pisa
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $310
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris Orly via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Helsinki to Paris Orly via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris Orly via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris Orly via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Aigle Azur
Website
aigle-azur.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris Orly via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Helsinki to Paris Orly via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris CDG via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris CDG via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris CDG via Minsk
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris CDG via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris CDG via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris CDG via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Paris Orly via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $490
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Helsinki to Paris Orly via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Train operators
VR Osakeyhtiö
Phone
0600 41 902
Email
firstname.lastname@vr.fi
Website
vr.fi
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
vr.fi
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Brest Central to Warszawa Wschodnia
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
www.rw.by
Night train from Brest Central to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
25 h 19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Website
www.rw.by
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurotrans
Website
eurotrans.by
Bus from Saint Petersburg, Metro Zvezdnaya to Minsk
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Schedules at
eurotrans.by

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The quickest flight from Pulkovo Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 35 min.

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Saint Petersburg to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris, Paris station.

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Paris is 2 h behind Saint Petersburg. It is currently 12:55 PM in Saint Petersburg and 10:55 AM in Paris.

Saint Petersburg to Paris train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Paris-Nord station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Petersburg to Paris is 2746 km. It takes approximately 30 h 30 min to drive from Saint Petersburg to Paris.

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Air France, Air Baltic, LOT and seven other airlines offer flights from Pulkovo Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 5274+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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