There are 3 ways to get from Imatra to Saint Petersburg by bus, 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, train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Imatra to Vyborg
  2. Take the train from Vyborg/Viipuri to St Petersburg Finlyandskii Express Lastochka

$14 - $32

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Imatra to Petrogradskaya 995

$29 - $34

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Imatra to Saint Petersburg 122.3 miles

$27 - $40

What companies run services between Imatra, Finland and Saint Petersburg, Russia?

International bus route 995 operates a bus from Imatra to Saint Petersburg 3 times a week. Tickets cost $25 - $30 and the journey takes 3 h 58 min.

Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Vyborg/Viipuri to St Petersburg Finlyandskii
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$10 - $15
2nd Class (Kupé)
$12 - $18
PPK-Piter
Website
ppk-piter.ru
Train from Vyborg to Finlyandsky Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
ppk-piter.ru
Bus operators
Ensi Bus
Website
ensi-bus.ru
Bus from Imatra to Vyborg
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
ensi-bus.ru
International bus route 995
Phone
+ 7-921-333-80-38
Email
partner_@bk.ru
Website
marshrut995.spb.ru
Bus from Imatra to Petrogradskaya
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
marshrut995.spb.ru

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Imatra to Saint Petersburg?

The distance between Imatra and Saint Petersburg is 162 km. The road distance is 196 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Imatra to Saint Petersburg is to bus and train which costs 11€ - 26€ and takes 3 h 31 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Imatra to Saint Petersburg is to drive which takes 2 h 53 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

Is there a direct bus between Imatra and Saint Petersburg?

No, there is no direct bus from Imatra to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Saareksiinmäki I and arriving at Ст. Метро "Адмиралтейская" via Imatra and Ст. Метро "Петроградская". The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 2 min.

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

It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Imatra to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.