There are 5 ways to get from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to St. Petersburg (LED) SVO - LED

$32 - $237

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Bus via Tushinskaya  •  13 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Tushinskaya bus station, Moscow to Saint Petersburg

$16 - $27

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Train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to St Petersburg P Mosk Express

$24 - $47

Bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Rechnoy Vokzal to Saint Petersburg Bukharestskaya

$17 - $26

Drive  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg 431.9 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg is to bus which costs RUB 1100 - RUB 1800 and takes 11 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg is to fly which costs RUB 2000 - RUB 16000 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Sheremetyevo Airport and arriving at Saint Petersburg Bukharestskaya via Rechnoy Vokzal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

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The distance between Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) and Saint Petersburg is 608 km. The road distance is 691.1 km.

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The best way to get from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg without a car is to train which takes 5 h 41 min and costs RUB 1600 - RUB 3200.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, depart from Rechnoy Vokzal station.

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The best way to get from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg is to fly which takes 2 h 1 min and costs RUB 2000 - RUB 16000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RUB 1600 - RUB 3200 and takes 5 h 41 min, you could also bus, which costs RUB 1100 - RUB 1800 and takes 11 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport to St. Petersburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, arrive at Saint Petersburg Bukharestskaya station.

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Map of how to get from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg.
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  • Distance: 380.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

What companies run services between Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO), Russia and Saint Petersburg, Russia?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines and Nordwind Airlines fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg hourly. Alternatively, Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg every 3 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 57 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Nordwind Airlines
Website
nordwindairlines.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $120
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to St Petersburg P Mosk
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$17 - $25
2nd Class (Kupé)
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Rechnoy Vokzal to Saint Petersburg Bukharestskaya
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Tushinskaya bus station, Moscow to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru

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Yes, the driving distance between Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg is 691 km. It takes approximately 10 h 25 min to drive from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg.

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Nordwind Airlines and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport to St. Petersburg Airport.

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There are 8330+ hotels available in Saint Petersburg. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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