There are 4 ways to get from Kirkenes 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.

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Bus, fly  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirkenes to Murmansk
  2. Fly from Murmansk (MMK) to Pulkovo (LED) MMK - LED

$119 - $434

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Bus Pasvikturist AS, train  •  29 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirkenes to Murmansk 900
  2. Take the train from Murmansk to St Petersburg Ladogskii D

$69 - $360

2 alternative options

Bus, train via Rovaniemi  •  26 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Kirkenes to Saariselkä
  2. Take the bus from Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema 912 / ...
  3. Take the train from Rovaniemi to Helsinki 122 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Helsinki to Saint Petersburg

$591 - $685

Drive  •  19 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Kirkenes to Saint Petersburg 933.2 miles

$240 - $360

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The distance between Kirkenes and Saint Petersburg is 1088 km. The road distance is 1493.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kirkenes to Saint Petersburg without a car is to bus and train which takes 26 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to get from Kirkenes to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Murmansk Airport to Pulkovo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kirkenes to Saint Petersburg is 1493 km. It takes approximately 19 h 38 min to drive from Kirkenes to Saint Petersburg.

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Nordavia, S7 Airlines and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from Murmansk Airport to Pulkovo Airport.

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There are 8009+ hotels available in Saint Petersburg. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kirkenes to Saint Petersburg.
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  • Distance: 680.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 13 min

What companies run services between Kirkenes, Finnmark, Norway and Saint Petersburg, Russia?

There is no direct connection from Kirkenes to Saint Petersburg. However, you can take the bus to Murmansk, take the taxi to Murmansk airport, fly to Pulkovo, take the walk to Аэропорт "Пулково 1", then take the line 39 bus to Saint Petersburg. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Kirkenes to Saint Petersburg via Saariselkä, Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli, Rovaniemi linja-autoasema, Rovaniemi, and Helsinki in around 26 h 33 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Murmansk to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Murmansk to Pulkovo via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Nordavia
Website
nordavia.ru
Flights from Murmansk to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Murmansk to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Murmansk to St Petersburg Ladogskii
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $70
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$26 - $40
2nd Class (Kupé)
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Pasvikturist AS
Phone
(+47) 78 99 50 80
Email
firmapost@pasvikturist.no
Website
pasvikturist.no
Bus from Kirkenes to Murmansk
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
pasvikturist.no
Bus from Kirkenes to Saariselkä
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$436
Schedules at
pasvikturist.no
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pasvikturist.no
Snelandia
Email
post@snelandia.no
Website
snelandia.no
Bus from Scandic Hotell Kirkenes to Murmansk Railwaystation
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $290
Website
Snelandia
Bus from Saariselkä to Rovaniemi bussterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$63 - $68
Website
Snelandia
VisitInari.fi
Website
visitinari.fi
Bus from Kirkenes to Saariselkä
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$460 - $490
Schedules at
visitinari.fi
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visitinari.fi
J.M. Eskelisen Lapin Linjat Oy
Phone
+358 295 34 3000
Website
eskelisen.fi
Bus from Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
eskelisen.fi
Koskilinjat Oy
Phone
+358 8 5550500
Website
koskilinjat.fi
Bus from Saariselkä, Lutontie 3, Tunturihotelli to Rovaniemi linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
koskilinjat.fi
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Helsinki to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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