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

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Train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Mikkeli to Kouvola 70 / ...
  2. Take the train from Kouvola to Pietari (Finljandski) 782 / ...

$36 - $54

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Bus Ensi Bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Mikkeli matkakeskus to Keskusliikenneasema E 7390
  2. Take the bus from Imatra to Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 995

$23 - $50

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Bus International bus route 995  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Mikkeli matkakeskus to Keskusliikenneasema E 7390
  2. Take the bus from Imatra to Petrogradskaya 995

$25 - $28

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg 189.3 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Mikkeli to Tikkurila
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Pulkovo (LED) HEL - LED

$117 - $336

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No, there is no direct bus from Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg station. However, there are services departing from Mikkeli matkakeskus and arriving at Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 via Imatra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Mikkeli and arriving at Pietari (Finljandski) via Kouvola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between Mikkeli and Saint Petersburg is 255 km. The road distance is 302.9 km.

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The best way to get from Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg without a car is to train which takes 4 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by Saimaan Turistiliikenne Oy, depart from Mikkeli matkakeskus station.

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

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The best way to get from Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg is to train which takes 4 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Helsinki Airport to Pulkovo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by Ensi Bus, arrive at Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2.

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Map of how to get from Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg.
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  • Distance: 159.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 16 min

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

You can take a train from Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg via Kouvola in around 4 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg via Keskusliikenneasema E and Imatra in around 7 h 17 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Helsinki to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Mikkeli to Kouvola
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $20
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
Train from Mikkeli to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Saimaan Turistiliikenne Oy
Phone
+358 5 4341872
Website
liikennevirasto.fi
Bus from Mikkeli matkakeskus to Keskusliikenneasema E
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
liikennevirasto.fi
Ensi Bus
Website
ensi-bus.ru
Bus from Imatra to Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Schedules at
ensi-bus.ru
International bus route 995
Phone
+ 7-921-333-80-38
Email
partner_@bk.ru
Website
marshrut995.spb.ru
Bus from Imatra to St.Peterburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
marshrut995.spb.ru
Bus from Imatra to Petrogradskaya
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
marshrut995.spb.ru

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Saint Petersburg is 1 h ahead of Mikkeli. It is currently 5:53 AM in Mikkeli and 5:53 AM in Saint Petersburg.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg is 303 km. It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to drive from Mikkeli to Saint Petersburg.

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Finnair offers flights from Helsinki Airport to Pulkovo Airport.

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There are 8008+ hotels available in Saint Petersburg. Prices start at $28 USD per night.

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