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

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Fly, line 2 Metro  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Pulkovo (LED) SVO - LED
  2. Take the line 2 Metro from Moskovskaya to Nevsky Prospekt

$33 - $238

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Bus via Tushinskaya  •  14 h 13 min

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

$18 - $28

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to St Petersburg Glavny D

$24 - $47

Bus  •  11 h 52 min

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

$19 - $27

Drive  •  10 h 25 min

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

$40 - $65

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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 Ст. Метро "Лиговский Пр." via Rechnoy Vokzal and Ст. Метро "Бухарестская". The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 52 min.

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The distance between Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) and Saint Petersburg is 608 km. The road distance is 691 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 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 12 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 train which takes 5 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport to Pulkovo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 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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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, Pegas Fly and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport to Pulkovo Airport.

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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 12 min

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

Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg hourly. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, Avtovokzaly.ru operates a bus from Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport (SVO) to Saint Petersburg once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 10 h.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Nordwind Airlines
Website
nordwindairlines.ru
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Pegas Fly
Website
pegasfly.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Train operators
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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