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There are 5 ways to get from Joensuu to Saint Petersburg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Joensuu asema to Kouvola asema Jns - Hki / ...
  2. Take the train from Kouvola to Pietari (Finljandski) 782 / ...

$52 - $77

Cheapest option

Bus International bus route 995  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Joensuu to Petrogradskaya 995

$35 - $45

3 alternative options

Bus Ensi Bus  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Kauppatori L to Savonlinnan linja-autoasema 9220 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Savonlinna to Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2

$62 - $89

Drive  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Joensuu to Saint Petersburg 245.4 miles

$55 - $80

Fly  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Joensuu (JOE) to Pulkovo (LED) JOE - LED

$238 - $773

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The cheapest way to get from Joensuu to Saint Petersburg is to bus which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Joensuu to Saint Petersburg is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 5 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Joensuu and arriving at Petrogradskaya. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Joensuu to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Joensuu asema and arriving at Pietari (Finljandski) via Kouvola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 24 min.

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The distance between Joensuu and Saint Petersburg is 298 km. The road distance is 392.6 km.

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The best way to get from Joensuu to Saint Petersburg without a car is to train which takes 6 h 24 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Joensuu to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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Joensuu to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by International bus route 995, depart from Joensuu station.

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Joensuu to Saint Petersburg train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), depart from Joensuu asema station.

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The best way to get from Joensuu to Saint Petersburg is to train which takes 6 h 24 min and costs 45€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 29 min, you could also fly, which costs 200€ - 700€ and takes 8 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Joensuu to Saint Petersburg.
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  • Distance: 186 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Joensuu to Saint Petersburg via Kouvola asema and Kouvola in around 6 h 24 min. Alternatively, International bus route 995 operates a bus from Joensuu to Saint Petersburg 3 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 8 h 29 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Joensuu to Pulkovo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Phone
+358 600 41900
Website
vr.fi
Train from Joensuu asema to Kouvola asema
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Kouvola to Pietari (Finljandski)
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
International bus route 995
Phone
+ 7-921-333-80-38
Email
partner_@bk.ru
Website
marshrut995.spb.ru
Bus from Joensuu to Petrogradskaya
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
marshrut995.spb.ru
Savonlinja Oy
Phone
+358 20 1415500
Email
info@savonlinja.fi
Website
savonlinja.fi
Bus from Kauppatori L to Savonlinnan linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $34
Schedules at
savonlinja.fi
Linja-Karjala Oy
Phone
+358 20 1415500
Email
info@savonlinja.fi
Website
savonlinja.fi
Bus from Kauppatori L to Savonlinnan linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
savonlinja.fi
Ensi Bus
Website
ensi-bus.ru
Bus from Savonlinna to Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ensi-bus.ru

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There is no direct flight from Joensuu Airport to Pulkovo Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Joensuu to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by International bus route 995, arrive at Petrogradskaya station.

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Saint Petersburg is 1 h ahead of Joensuu. It is currently 3:33 AM in Joensuu and 4:33 AM in Saint Petersburg.

Joensuu to Saint Petersburg train services, operated by Finnish Railways (VR), arrive at Pietari (Finljandski) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Joensuu to Saint Petersburg is 393 km. It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to drive from Joensuu to Saint Petersburg.

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Finnair offers flights from Joensuu Airport to Pulkovo Airport.

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There are 8041+ hotels available in Saint Petersburg. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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