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There are 6 ways to get from Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg by plane, train, car ferry, ferry, bus or car

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Fly  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Pulkovo (LED) CPH - LED

$103 - $211

5 alternative options

Train, car ferry, ferry  •  32h 10m

  1. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029
  2. Take the train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
  3. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
  4. Take the ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
  5. Take the train from Helsinki to Pietari (Finljandski) 782 / ...

$259 - $487

Train  •  37h 42m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Zachodnia Ec
  4. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Brest Central D
  5. Take the train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii D

$177 - $262

Bus  •  40h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 032 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin to Rīga
  3. Take the bus from Rīga to Saint Petersburg

$106 - $205

Bus, car ferry, train  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Stockholm Main Train Station
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
  3. Take the train from Tallinn to Saint-Peterburg Moskovsky Station

$186 - $330

Drive, car ferry  •  29h 38m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Stockholm
  2. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
  3. Drive from Kolera-allas to Saint Petersburg

$517 - $589

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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg is to fly which costs 650 kr - 1400 kr and takes 6h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg is to fly which costs 650 kr - 1400 kr and takes 6h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Saint Petersburg via Berlin and Rīga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at St Petersburg Vitebskii via Hamburg Hbf, Berlin Hbf, Warszawa Zachodnia and Brest Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 42m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Saint Petersburg is 1149 km.

The best way to get from Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg without a car is to train and car ferry and ferry which takes 32h 10m and costs 1600 kr - 3200 kr.

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It takes approximately 6h 27m to get from Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen station.

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Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg is to fly which takes 6h 27m and costs 650 kr - 1400 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1100 kr - 1700 kr and takes 37h 42m, you could also bus, which costs 650 kr - 1400 kr and takes 40h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg.
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  • Distance: 718 miles
  • Duration: 6h 27m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Saint Petersburg, Russia?

Finnair, Air Baltic and 16 other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg via Hamburg Hbf, Berlin Hbf, Warszawa Zachodnia, and Brest Central in around 37h 42m.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via Riga
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $340
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $420
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Pulkovo via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Train operators
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
dsb.dk
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$8 - $12
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$11 - $16
2nd Class Refundable
$11 - $16
1st Class Refundable
$14 - $20
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$85 - $120
2nd Class Refundable
$85 - $120
1st Class Refundable
$120 - $170
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Helsinki to Pietari (Finljandski)
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
www.vr.fi
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 Hamburg Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
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 Zachodnia to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Go Rail
Website
gorail.ee
Train from Tallinn to Saint-Peterburg Moskovsky Station
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $60
Website
gorail.ee
Seating
$29 - $32
3rd Class (open sleeping)
$45 - $49
2nd Class (coupe)
$54 - $59
1st Class (SV coupe)
$110 - $125
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 Copenhagen to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Berlin to Rīga
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
9h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin ZOB to Riga
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
eurolines.de
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Stockholm Main Train Station
Ave. Duration
35h
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Comati PSG
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$203
Vehicle
$209
Cabin
$257
Eckeroline
Ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
eckeroline.fi
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Kolera-allas
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$372
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
Car
$104
Passenger
$372

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There is no direct flight from Copenhagen Airport to Pulkovo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Copenhagen to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Saint Petersburg station.

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

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Scandinavian Airlines, CSA, Austrian Airlines and nine other airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Pulkovo Airport.

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There are 8042+ hotels available in Saint Petersburg. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13m and costs 45 kr - 65 kr.

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