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There are 6 ways to get from Prague to Saint Petersburg by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  6h 1m

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Pulkovo (LED) PRG - LED

RUB 5707 - RUB 18246

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Train via Brest  •  31h 29m

  1. Take the train from Prague, hl.n. to Ostrava, hl.n.
  2. Take the train from Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi to Brest C Ec
  3. Take the train from Brest C to St Petersburg Vitebskii

RUB 4345 - RUB 12177

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Train  •  31h 52m

  1. Take the train from Praga to Moskva Belorusskaja 022/405
  2. Take the train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to St Petersburg Glavny 752А / ...

RUB 13615 - RUB 20182

Bus  •  33h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Rīga 848002
  2. Take the bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Saint Petersburg Bus station

RUB 6419 - RUB 9458

Bus via Minsk  •  38h

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Minsk Central bus station
  2. Take the bus from Minsk Central bus station to Saint Petersburg, Metro Zvezdnaya

RUB 4561 - RUB 5674

Drive  •  22h 19m

  1. Drive from Prague to Saint Petersburg 1824.2 km

RUB 14000 - RUB 21000

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Saint Petersburg is to bus via Minsk which costs 1 500 Kč - 1 900 Kč and takes 38h.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Saint Petersburg is to fly which costs 1 800 Kč - 6 500 Kč and takes 6h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Prague to Saint Petersburg station. However, there are services departing from Prague and arriving at Saint Petersburg Bus station via Riga Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Prague, hl.n. and arriving at St Petersburg Vitebskii via Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi and Brest C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 29m.

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The distance between Prague and Saint Petersburg is 1485 km. The road distance is 1824.2 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Saint Petersburg without a car is to train via Brest which takes 31h 29m and costs 1 400 Kč - 4 100 Kč.

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It takes approximately 6h 1m to get from Prague to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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Prague to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Prague station.

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Prague to Saint Petersburg train services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Prague, hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Saint Petersburg is to fly which takes 6h 1m and costs 1 800 Kč - 6 500 Kč. Alternatively, you can train via Brest, which costs 1 400 Kč - 4 100 Kč and takes 31h 29m, you could also bus, which costs 2 100 Kč - 3 200 Kč and takes 33h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Saint Petersburg.
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  • Distance: 1484.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 1m

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Saint Petersburg, Russia?

Travel Service, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Prague to Saint Petersburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Saint Petersburg via Ostrava, hl.n., Ostrava Hlavni Nadrazi, and Brest C in around 31h 29m.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Prague to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 6500 - RUB 27000
Flights from Prague to Pulkovo via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 8000 - RUB 31000
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Prague to Pulkovo via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 7500 - RUB 30000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Pulkovo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 10000 - RUB 40000
Flights from Prague to Pulkovo via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 10000 - RUB 39000
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Prague to Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 8500 - RUB 15000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Pulkovo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 8000 - RUB 36000
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Prague to Pulkovo via Minsk
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 9500 - RUB 22000
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Prague to Pulkovo via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 5500 - RUB 18000
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Prague to Pulkovo via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
RUB 6000 - RUB 29000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Pulkovo via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 8500 - RUB 33000
Train operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Ostrava, hl.n.
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RUB 700 - RUB 2500
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
RUB 700 - RUB 1000
1st Class
RUB 1600 - RUB 2500
LEO Express
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Prague, Praha hl. n. to Ostrava hl. n.
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
RUB 500 - RUB 2500
Website
LEO Express
Economy
RUB 500 - RUB 650
Business
RUB 1200 - RUB 1400
Premium
RUB 2000 - RUB 2500
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Phone
(+375 17) 225 44 77
Website
rw.by
Train from Brest C to St Petersburg Vitebskii
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 1800 - RUB 6500
Website
Belorussian Railways
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Belorussian Railways
2nd Class (platzkart)
RUB 1800 - RUB 3500
1st Class (Coupe)
RUB 2900 - RUB 6500
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Praga to Moskva Belorusskaja
Ave. Duration
27h 21m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
RUB 12000 - RUB 18000
Website
pass.rzd.ru
2nd class (sleeping compartment)
RUB 15300
1 class (sleeping compartment)
RUB 23800
Train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to St Petersburg Glavny
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
RUB 1600 - RUB 2800
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
RUB 1600 - RUB 2300
2nd Class (Kupé)
RUB 1900 - RUB 2800
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Prague to Rīga
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 4400 - RUB 6500
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Riga Central Bus Station to Saint Petersburg Bus station
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RUB 2000 - RUB 2900
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Visit Tour
Website
vt.by
Bus from Prague to Minsk Central bus station
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
RUB 3000 - RUB 4200
Schedules at
vt.by
Eurotrans
Website
eurotrans.by
Bus from Minsk Central bus station to Saint Petersburg, Metro Zvezdnaya
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 1466
Schedules at
eurotrans.by

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Pulkovo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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

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Saint Petersburg is 1h ahead of Prague. It is currently 7:10 AM in Prague and 8:10 AM in Saint Petersburg.

Prague 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 Prague to Saint Petersburg is 1824 km. It takes approximately 22h 19m to drive from Prague to Saint Petersburg.

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Travel Service, Austrian Airlines, Belavia Belarusian Airlines and six other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Pulkovo Airport.

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There are 5594+ hotels available in Saint Petersburg. Prices start at RUB 7500 per night.

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