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There are 7 ways to get from Baku to Saint Petersburg by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Baku Heydar Aliyev  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Baku Heydar Aliyev (GYD) to Pulkovo (LED) GYD - LED

$133 - $353

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Train  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from Baku to Makhachkala 369 / ...
  2. Take the train from Mahachkala to St Petersburg Glavny D

$55 - $147

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Train to Makhachkala, fly  •  13 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Baku to Manas
  2. Fly from Makhachkala (MCX) to Pulkovo (LED) MCX - LED

$100 - $153

Train via Astrakhan  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from Baku to Astrakhan 369
  2. Take the train from Astrachan to Bologoe-Moskovkoe D
  3. Take the train from Bologoe-Moskovkoe to St Petersburg Glavny

$57 - $133

Train, bus Tiaga  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the train from Baku to Volgograd 369
  2. Take the bus from Volgograd to Saint Petersburg

$55 - $172

Train, bus Gorec Tour  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the train from Keshlya to Khasav-yurt 391
  2. Take the bus from Khasavyurt to St.Petersburg

Drive  •  42 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Baku to Saint Petersburg 2038.2 miles

$200 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Baku to Saint Petersburg is to train and bus which costs $55 - $180 and takes 2 days 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Baku to Saint Petersburg is to fly which costs $130 - $360 and takes 7 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Baku to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Baku and arriving at St Petersburg Glavny via Astrachan and Bologoe-Moskovkoe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 6 h.

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The distance between Baku and Saint Petersburg is 2562 km. The road distance is 3261.2 km.

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The best way to get from Baku to Saint Petersburg without a car is to train which takes 2 days 6 h and costs $55 - $140.

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It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to get from Baku to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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Baku to Saint Petersburg train services, operated by Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY), depart from Baku station.

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The best way to get from Baku to Saint Petersburg is to fly which takes 7 h 35 min and costs $130 - $360. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $55 - $140 and takes 2 days 6 h.

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The quickest flight from Baku Heydar Aliyev Airport to Pulkovo Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 10 min.

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Saint Petersburg is 1 h behind Baku. It is currently 10:13 AM in Baku and 9:13 AM in Saint Petersburg.

Map of how to get from Baku to Saint Petersburg.
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  • Distance: 1601.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 35 min

What companies run services between Baku, Azerbaijan and Saint Petersburg, Russia?

Azerbaijan Airlines, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and five other airlines fly from Baku to Saint Petersburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Baku to Saint Petersburg via Astrakhan, Astrachan, and Bologoe-Moskovkoe in around 2 days 6 h.

Airlines
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Baku Heydar Aliyev to Pulkovo via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Baku Heydar Aliyev to Pulkovo via Surgut
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Makhachkala to Pulkovo via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Baku Heydar Aliyev to Pulkovo via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Makhachkala to Pulkovo via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Baku Heydar Aliyev to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Flights from Baku Heydar Aliyev to Pulkovo via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Azerbaijan Airlines
Website
azal.az
Flights from Baku Heydar Aliyev to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Makhachkala to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Flights from Makhachkala to Pulkovo via Platov
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Baku Heydar Aliyev to Pulkovo via Riga
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Baku Heydar Aliyev to Pulkovo via Minsk
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $400
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Baku Heydar Aliyev to Pulkovo via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Nordavia
Website
nordavia.ru
Flights from Makhachkala to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $140
NordStar
Website
nordstar.su
Flights from Makhachkala to Pulkovo via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Train operators
Azerbaijan Railways (ADDY)
Website
ady.az
Train from Baku to Manas
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$4 - $6
2nd class (coupe)
$6 - $7
Train from Baku to Astrakhan
Ave. Duration
19 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$9 - $11
2nd class (coupe)
$12 - $14
Train from Baku to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
29 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $120
Schedules at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$14 - $16
2nd class (coupe)
$17 - $19
2nd class seater
$80
Coupe
$111
Train from Keshlya to Khasav-yurt
Ave. Duration
11 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$5 - $7
2nd class (coupe)
$7 - $8
Train from Baku to Makhachkala
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
ticket.ady.az
3rd class (platzkart)
$4 - $6
2nd class (coupe)
$6 - $7
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Astrachan to Bologoe-Moskovkoe
Ave. Duration
31 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$35 - $55
2nd Class (Kupé)
$60 - $95
Train from Bologoe-Moskovkoe to St Petersburg Glavny
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Kupé)
$16 - $25
Train from Mahachkala to St Petersburg Glavny
Ave. Duration
2 days 9 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$50 - $75
2nd Class (Kupé)
$90 - $140
Bus operators
Tiaga
Website
tiaga34.ru
Bus from Volgograd to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
27 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tiaga34.ru
Gorec Tour
Website
gorec-tour.ucoz.com
Bus from Khasavyurt to St.Petersburg
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
gorec-tour.ucoz.com

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Baku to Saint Petersburg train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at St Petersburg Glavny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baku to Saint Petersburg is 3261 km. It takes approximately 42 h 13 min to drive from Baku to Saint Petersburg.

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Azerbaijan Airlines, Air Baltic, Belavia Belarusian Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Baku Heydar Aliyev Airport to Pulkovo Airport.

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There are 7890+ hotels available in Saint Petersburg. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Baku to Baku Heydar Aliyev Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs $1.

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