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

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

Fly from London Heathrow  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to St. Petersburg (LED) LHR - LED

$129 - $319

Cheapest option

Bus Autokar Polska  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Bialystok
  2. Take the bus from Bialystok to Grodno
  3. Take the bus from Grodno to Saint Petersburg, Zvyozdnaya

$109 - $163

7 alternative options

Fly from London Gatwick  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to St. Petersburg (LED) LGW - LED

$118 - $278

Fly from London City  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to St. Petersburg (LED) LCY - LED

$156 - $657

Train  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Moskva Belorusskaja D
  3. Take the train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to St Petersburg P Mosk

$438 - $706

Train via Brest Central  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Brest Central D
  3. Take the train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii AVE

$315 - $545

Bus Ecolines  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from London to The Hague
  2. Take the bus from Den Haag to Rīga
  3. Take the bus from Rīga to Балтийский Вокзал

$146 - $243

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  31 h

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Saint Petersburg

$538 - $745

Drive, car ferry  •  31 h 20 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Saint Petersburg

$391 - $610

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Saint Petersburg is to bus which costs £80 - £130 and takes 2 days 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from London to Saint Petersburg is to fly which costs £95 - £250 and takes 6 h 34 min.

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The distance between London and Saint Petersburg is 1312 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from London to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station and arriving at Московский Пр.,5 via Bialystok, Grodno and Кт. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 7 h.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at St Petersburg Vitebskii via Paris Est and Brest Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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What companies run services between London, England and Saint Petersburg, Russia?

British Airways, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from London to Saint Petersburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Saint Petersburg via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Est, Moskva Belorusskaja, Belorusskaya, Komsomolskaya, and Moskva Oktiabrskaia in around 2 days 0 h.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from London Heathrow to St. Petersburg via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from London Gatwick to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from London Gatwick to St. Petersburg via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from London City to St. Petersburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from London City to St. Petersburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to St. Petersburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from London Heathrow to St. Petersburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from London City to St. Petersburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to St. Petersburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from London City to St. Petersburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from London Heathrow to St. Petersburg via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Flights from London City to St. Petersburg via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to St. Petersburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to St. Petersburg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from London Heathrow to St. Petersburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from London Gatwick to St. Petersburg via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Train operators
Eurostar
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Paris Est to Moskva Belorusskaja
Ave. Duration
39 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$340 - $420
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Paris Est to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to St Petersburg P Mosk
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$18 - $27
2nd Class (Kupé)
$28 - $45
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii
Ave. Duration
18 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
www.rw.by
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$174
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Bialystok
Ave. Duration
33 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Agat
Website
agat.eu
Bus from London Victoria Station to Białystok
Ave. Duration
33 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
agat.eu
Bus Grodno
Website
avgrodno.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
avgrodno.by
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Eurotrans
Website
eurotrans.by
Bus from Grodno to Saint Petersburg, Zvyozdnaya
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
eurotrans.by
Lux Express
Email
info@luxexpress.eu
Website
luxexpress.eu
Bus from Rīga to Балтийский Вокзал
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Schedules at
ticket.luxexpress.eu
Ferry operators

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