There are 4 ways to get from Lahti to Saint Petersburg by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train  •  2 h 40 min

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

$29 - $45

3 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Lahti Matkakeskus Terminaali to Karhula linja-autoasema Tampere linja-autoasema - Kotkan linja-autoasema
  2. Take the bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Iskusstv square

$37 - $43

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Lahti to Saint Petersburg 217.8 miles

$45 - $75

Train, fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Lahti to Tikkurila
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to St. Petersburg (LED) HEL - LED

$104 - $317

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The cheapest way to get from Lahti to Saint Petersburg is to train which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lahti to Saint Petersburg is to train which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Lahti and Saint Petersburg is 280 km. The road distance is 348.5 km.

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The train from Lahti to Pietari (Finljandski) takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lahti to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Lahti Matkakeskus Terminaali and arriving at Iskusstv square via Karhula linja-autoasema. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 3 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lahti and arriving at Pietari (Finljandski). Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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

Finnish Railways (VR) operates a train from Lahti to Saint Petersburg 4 times a day. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lahti to Saint Petersburg via Karhula linja-autoasema in around 8 h 3 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Lahti to Pietari (Finljandski)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Lahti to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
www.vr.fi
Helsingin seudun liikenne
Phone
+358 9 47664000
Email
hsl@hsl.fi
Website
hsl.fi
Train from Lahti to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
vr.fi
Bus operators
Paunu Express Bus
Phone
020 764 94 00
Email
etunimi.sukunimi@paunu.fi
Website
paunu.fi
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus Terminaali to Karhula linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Schedules at
Väinö Paunu Oy
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Website
pohjolanliikenne.fi
Bus from Lahti Matkakeskus Terminaali to Karhula linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Sov Avto
Website
bus.sovavto.ru
Bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Iskusstv square
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
bus.sovavto.ru

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