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There are 6 ways to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  55m

  1. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Pulkovo (LED) HEL - LED

$85 - $290

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Bus Ecolines  •  10h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Helsinki to Saint Petersburg 102402 / ...

$26 - $36

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Train via Tekhnologichesky Institut  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Tikkurila to Pietari (Finljandski) 782 / ...

$41 - $65

Train  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Tikkurila asema to Pietari_(Finljandski) Hki - Ptr

$41 - $65

Bus Transgold  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Helsinki-Vantaa to Ploshchad Vosstaniya

$31 - $33

Drive  •  4h 52m

  1. Drive from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED) 246.9 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED) is to bus which costs 26€ - 29€ and takes 8h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED) is to fly which costs 70€ - 260€ and takes 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED). However, there are services departing from Helsinki-Vantaa and arriving at Аэропорт "Пулково 1" via Ст. Метро "Площадь Восстания" and Площадь Победы. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 22m.

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The distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) and St. Petersburg Airport (LED) is 300 km. The road distance is 395 km.

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The best way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED) without a car is to train which takes 5h 16m and costs 35€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 55m to fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Pulkovo (LED), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED) bus services, operated by Transgold, depart from Helsinki-Vantaa station.

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The best way to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED) is to fly which takes 55m and costs 70€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 5h 16m, you could also bus, which costs 26€ - 29€ and takes 8h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Pulkovo Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED) bus services, operated by Transgold, arrive at Ploshchad Vosstaniya station.

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Map of how to get from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED).
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  • Distance: 187.4 miles
  • Duration: 55m

What companies run services between Helsinki Airport (HEL), Finland and St. Petersburg Airport (LED), Russia?

Finnair flies from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED) 3 times a day. Alternatively, Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED) 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 14m.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Pietari (Finljandski)
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila asema to Pietari_(Finljandski)
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Transgold
Phone
+7(812) 995-06-05
Email
office@transgold.ru
Website
transgold.ru
Bus from Helsinki-Vantaa to Ploshchad Vosstaniya
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $31
Schedules at
transgold.ru
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St. Petersburg Airport (LED) is 1h ahead of Helsinki Airport (HEL). It is currently 3:31 PM in Helsinki Airport (HEL) and 4:31 PM in St. Petersburg Airport (LED).

Yes, the driving distance between Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED) is 395 km. It takes approximately 4h 52m to drive from Helsinki Airport (HEL) to St. Petersburg Airport (LED).

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Finnair offers flights from Helsinki Airport to Pulkovo Airport.

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There are 7514+ hotels available in St. Petersburg Airport (LED). Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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