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There are 9 ways to get from Lisbon to Saint Petersburg by plane, train, night bus, bus, car ferry, car or car train

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Fly to Pulkovo  •  10h 44m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Pulkovo (LED) LIS - LED

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Fly to Helsinki, train  •  11h 12m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Helsinki (HEL) LIS - HEL
  2. Take the train from Tikkurila to Pietari

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Night bus, bus, train  •  2 days 15h

  1. Take the night bus from Lisboa Oriente to Madrid Estacion Sur
  2. Take the bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Rivne
  3. Take the train from Rivne to Lutsk
  4. Take the bus from Luts’k to Brest Bus station
  5. Take the train from Brest C to St Petersburg Vitebskii

Train, bus  •  3 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B Ic
  2. Take the bus from Coimbra to Geneva
  3. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB Ic1 / ...
  4. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica Rjx
  5. Take the train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Brest C Ec
  6. Take the train from Brest C to St Petersburg Vitebskii

Bus  •  3 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon to Frankfurt
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Rīga
  3. Take the bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Saint Petersburg Bus station

Bus, train  •  3 days 21h

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Mainz, Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt Airport to Kaliningrad Bus station
  3. Take the train from Kaliningrad-Passajirsk to St Petersburg Glavny

Bus, car ferry  •  5 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Oriente to Zagreb Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Stockholm
  3. Take the car ferry from Stockholm to Saint Petersburg

Drive, car train  •  2 days 5h

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Lörrach Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the car train from Lörrach Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg Altona
  3. Drive from Hamburg Altona to Saint Petersburg

Drive  •  45h 25m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Saint Petersburg 4464.9 km

Lisbon to Saint Petersburg by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Lisbon and Saint Petersburg is around 3 days 4h and covers a distance of around 5344 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 24m. Operated by Comboios De Portugal, FlixBus, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others, the Lisbon to Saint Petersburg service departs from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and arrives in St Petersburg Vitebskii. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

4 Weekly Services
3 days 4h Average Duration
RUB 33135 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Saint Petersburg is to fly and train which costs €90 - €270 and takes 11h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Saint Petersburg is to fly which costs €220 - €550 and takes 10h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon to Saint Petersburg station. However, there are services departing from Martim Moniz and arriving at Saint Petersburg Bus station via Lisbon, Frankfurt and Riga Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 7h.

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The distance between Lisbon and Saint Petersburg is 3617 km. The road distance is 4464.9 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Saint Petersburg without a car is to night bus and bus and train which takes 2 days 15h and costs €410 - €600.

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It takes approximately 10h 44m to get from Lisbon to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lisbon station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Saint Petersburg is to fly which takes 10h 44m and costs €220 - €550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €210 - €310 and takes 3 days 7h.

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There is no direct flight from Lisbon Airport to Pulkovo Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 35m and has one stopover.

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Lisbon to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by Lux Express, arrive at Saint Petersburg Bus station.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Saint Petersburg.
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  • Distance: 3616.7 km
  • Duration: 10h 44m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Saint Petersburg, Russia?

Lufthansa, Air France and 11 other airlines fly from Lisbon to Saint Petersburg 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lisbon to Saint Petersburg via Estação Oriente, Lisbon, Frankfurt, and Riga Central Bus Station in around 3 days 7h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Pulkovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 11000 - RUB 42000
Flights from Lisbon to Pulkovo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RUB 11000 - RUB 41000
Flights from Lisbon to Helsinki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 10000 - RUB 30000
Flights from Lisbon to Helsinki via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 10000 - RUB 30000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lisbon to Pulkovo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 8500 - RUB 30000
Flights from Lisbon to Helsinki via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 6000 - RUB 24000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Pulkovo via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 12000 - RUB 46000
Flights from Lisbon to Helsinki via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 7500 - RUB 21000
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Lisbon to Pulkovo via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 18000 - RUB 65000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lisbon to Pulkovo via Brussels
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RUB 9500 - RUB 35000
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Lisbon to Pulkovo via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
RUB 13000 - RUB 32000
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 9500 - RUB 25000
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Lisbon to Helsinki via Riga
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
RUB 11000 - RUB 30000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Helsinki via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
RUB 3000 - RUB 12000
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
Phone
+38 (044) 309-70-05
Email
booking@uz.gov.ua
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Rivne to Lutsk
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RUB 440 - RUB 700
Schedules at
Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
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Ukrainian Railways (UZ)
1st Class
RUB 650 - RUB 1700
3rd Class
RUB 220 - RUB 310
2nd Class
RUB 440 - RUB 700
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Brest C to St Petersburg Vitebskii
Ave. Duration
17h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 6000 - RUB 9000
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Kaliningrad-Passajirsk to St Petersburg Glavny
Ave. Duration
27h 32m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
RUB 6500 - RUB 10000
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 808 109 110
Email
apoiocliente@cp.pt
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RUB 900 - RUB 1300
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
RUB 900 - RUB 1300
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RUB 4900 - RUB 9000
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
9h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 14000 - RUB 26000
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Lörrach Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg Altona
Ave. Duration
10h 49m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
RUB 6000 - RUB 7000
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Urlaubs-Express
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Email
alsa@alsa.es
Website
alsa.es
Night bus from Lisboa Oriente to Madrid Estacion Sur
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 3100 - RUB 4300
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid Estacion Sur to Rivne
Ave. Duration
26h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
RUB 15000 - RUB 21000
Website
alsa.com
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Luts’k to Brest Bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 170 - RUB 250
Book at
https://ticketbus.by/
Website
https://minsktrans.by/
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Coimbra to Geneva
Ave. Duration
28h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
RUB 4900 - RUB 6000
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lisbon to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
38h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
RUB 6500 - RUB 8000
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios to Mainz, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
39h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
RUB 6500 - RUB 8500
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Phone
+7 (4012) 64-36-35
Email
info@avl39.ru
Website
avl39.ru
Bus from Frankfurt Airport to Kaliningrad Bus station
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
RUB 4300 - RUB 9000
Schedules at
avl39.ru
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Lisbon Oriente to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
43h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 5500 - RUB 8000
Website
Union Ivkoni
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
34h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Book at
pepeks.hr
Ferry operators
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Stockholm to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
39h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
RUB 6000 - RUB 8500
Website
St Peters Line
Standard Cabin
RUB 6000 - RUB 8500
Deluxe Cabin
RUB 20000 - RUB 24000

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Saint Petersburg is 2h ahead of Lisbon. It is currently 6:05 AM in Lisbon and 8:05 AM in Saint Petersburg.

Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Saint Petersburg is 4465 km. It takes approximately 45h 25m to drive from Lisbon to Saint Petersburg.

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TAP Portugal, Brussels Airlines, Air France and four other airlines offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Pulkovo Airport.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs €4.

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