There are 6 ways to get from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg by bus, plane, train 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.

Recommended option

Bus, fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to St. Petersburg (LED) VIE - LED

$105 - $288

Cheapest option

Train Belorussian Railways (BŽD)  •  35 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Kuty Ec
  2. Take the train from Breclav to Brest Central D
  3. Take the train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii AVE

$44 - $77

4 alternative options

Train via Komsomolskaya  •  34 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Breclav Ec
  2. Take the train from Breclav to Moskva Belorusskaja D
  3. Take the train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to St Petersburg P Mosk

$59 - $123

Bus  •  37 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Riga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Saint Petersburg 858101 / ...

$108 - $163

Bus via Балтийский Вокзал  •  38 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Riga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Балтийский Вокзал

$108 - $179

Drive  •  22 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg 1152.6 miles

$230 - $340

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Saint Petersburg, Russia?

You can take a train from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg via Breclav, Moskva Belorusskaja, Belorusskaya, Komsomolskaya, and Moskva Oktiabrskaia in around 34 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg via Riga and Rīga in around 37 h 47 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Website
zssk.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Breclav
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
slovakrail.sk
Train from Bratislava hl.st. to Kuty
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
slovakrail.sk
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Breclav to Moskva Belorusskaja
Ave. Duration
27 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
cd.cz
Train from Breclav to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
12 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
cd.cz
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Breclav to Moscow Belorussky Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Schedules at
pass.rzd.ru
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to St Petersburg P Mosk
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$18 - $27
2nd Class (Kupé)
$28 - $45
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii
Ave. Duration
18 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
www.rw.by
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vídeň, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Bratislava to Riga
Ave. Duration
26 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Lux Express
Email
info@luxexpress.eu
Website
luxexpress.eu
Bus from Rīga to Балтийский Вокзал
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $60
Schedules at
ticket.luxexpress.eu

Want to know more about travelling around Russia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg?

The distance between Bratislava and Saint Petersburg is 1563 km. The road distance is 1844 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg?

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg is to train which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 35 h 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg?

The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg is to bus and fly which takes 6 h 1 min and costs 85€ - 240€.

Is there a direct train between Bratislava and Saint Petersburg?

No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at St Petersburg Vitebskii via Kuty, Breclav and Brest Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 52 min.

Is there a direct bus between Bratislava and Saint Petersburg?

No, there is no direct bus from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Bratislava and arriving at Saint Petersburg via Rīga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 47 min.

How long does it take to get from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg?

It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Bratislava to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.