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There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Saint Petersburg by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Paris CDG  •  6h 57m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Pulkovo (LED) CDG - LED

RUB 7336 - RUB 21836

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Fly from Paris Orly  •  9h 17m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Pulkovo (LED) ORY - LED

RUB 10437 - RUB 33437

Train to Brussels, fly  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Pulkovo (LED) BRU - LED

RUB 12977 - RUB 36864

Train  •  39h 29m

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Zachodnia Ec
  4. Take the train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Brest Central D
  5. Take the train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii D

RUB 18289 - RUB 27509

Bus  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Paris Rue de Maubeuge to Rīga 848408
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Saint Petersburg 858003 / ...

RUB 9238 - RUB 13609

Bus via Minsk  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Minsk
  2. Take the bus from Minsk to St.Petersburg

RUB 14764 - RUB 20851

Night train, train  •  43h

  1. Take the night train from Paris Est to Brest Central D
  2. Take the train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii D

RUB 14354 - RUB 20767

Drive  •  29h 43m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Saint Petersburg 1707.4 miles

RUB 23000 - RUB 35000

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Saint Petersburg is to fly which costs 95€ - 300€ and takes 6h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Saint Petersburg is to fly which costs 95€ - 300€ and takes 6h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Paris Rue de Maubeuge and arriving at Saint Petersburg via Rīga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0h.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Paris Est and arriving at St Petersburg Vitebskii via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Berlin Hbf, Warszawa Zachodnia and Brest Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39h 29m.

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The distance between Paris and Saint Petersburg is 2164 km. The road distance is 2731.9 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Saint Petersburg without a car is to train which takes 39h 29m and costs 240€ - 370€.

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It takes approximately 6h 57m to get from Paris to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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Paris to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Paris Rue de Maubeuge station.

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Paris to Saint Petersburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Paris Est station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Saint Petersburg is to fly which takes 6h 57m and costs 95€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 240€ - 370€ and takes 39h 29m, you could also bus, which costs 120€ - 190€ and takes 2 days 0h.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Saint Petersburg.
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  • Distance: 1352.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 57m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Saint Petersburg, Russia?

Air France, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Paris to Saint Petersburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris to Saint Petersburg via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Berlin Hbf, Warszawa Zachodnia, and Brest Central in around 39h 29m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Pulkovo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 14000 - RUB 65000
Flights from Paris CDG to Pulkovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 14000 - RUB 65000
Flights from Brussels to Pulkovo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 15000 - RUB 75000
Flights from Brussels to Pulkovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 15000 - RUB 75000
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Pulkovo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 12000 - RUB 43000
Flights from Brussels to Pulkovo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 12000 - RUB 65000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Pulkovo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 14000 - RUB 42000
Flights from Brussels to Pulkovo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 14000 - RUB 80000
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Pulkovo via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 13000 - RUB 36000
Flights from Brussels to Pulkovo via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 13000 - RUB 70000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 13000 - RUB 44000
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Paris CDG to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 9000 - RUB 36000
Flights from Paris Orly to Pulkovo via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 9000 - RUB 39000
Flights from Brussels to Pulkovo via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 10000 - RUB 45000
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Pulkovo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RUB 11000 - RUB 55000
Flights from Paris Orly to Pulkovo via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
RUB 13000 - RUB 80000
Flights from Paris Orly to Pulkovo via Alicante
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RUB 11000 - RUB 55000
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Pulkovo via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 7000 - RUB 27000
Flights from Brussels to Pulkovo via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 7500 - RUB 48000
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Pulkovo via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RUB 11000 - RUB 55000
Flights from Paris Orly to Pulkovo via Alicante
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RUB 11000 - RUB 55000
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Paris CDG to Pulkovo via Minsk
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 9000 - RUB 26000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Pulkovo via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RUB 44000 - RUB 140000
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Pulkovo via Malta
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
RUB 19000 - RUB 70000
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Paris Orly to Pulkovo via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 21000 - RUB 35000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 9500 - RUB 55000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Pulkovo via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 21000 - RUB 85000
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
RUB 5500 - RUB 7500
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
RUB 5500 - RUB 7500
1st Class
RUB 7500 - RUB 11000
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RUB 7500 - RUB 11000
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RUB 6500 - RUB 10000
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RUB 2900 - RUB 4300
Website
Deutsche Bahn
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RUB 7000 - RUB 8500
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
RUB 7000 - RUB 8500
1st Class
RUB 10000 - RUB 15000
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Zachodnia to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 500 - RUB 750
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 950 - RUB 1900
Website
www.rw.by
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Night train from Paris Est to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
RUB 13000 - RUB 19000
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Paris Rue de Maubeuge to Rīga
Ave. Duration
38h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
RUB 7000 - RUB 11000
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Saint Petersburg
Ave. Duration
9h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RUB 1800 - RUB 2700
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Eurolines FR
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Minsk to St.Petersburg
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RUB 1600 - RUB 2500
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Pulkovo Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 20m.

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Paris to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Saint Petersburg station.

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Saint Petersburg is 1h ahead of Paris. It is currently 1:19 PM in Paris and 2:19 PM in Saint Petersburg.

Paris to Saint Petersburg train services, operated by Belorussian Railways (BŽD), arrive at St Petersburg Vitebskii station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Saint Petersburg is 2732 km. It takes approximately 29h 43m to drive from Paris to Saint Petersburg.

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Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Air France, Air Baltic and five other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Pulkovo Airport.

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There are 5433+ hotels available in Saint Petersburg. Prices start at RUB 2000 per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38m and costs 10€.

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