There are 7 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Belarus by subway, plane, train, bus, rideshare or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 2 Metro, fly to Minsk, subway  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 2 Metro from Sennaya Ploshchad to Moskovskaya
  2. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Minsk (MSQ) LED - MSQ
  3. Take the subway from Urucca to Oktyabrskaya

$55 - $145

Cheapest option

Train  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Minsk-Passajirskii Express

$13 - $28

5 alternative options

Fly to Gomel  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Gomel (GME) LED - GME

$81 - $298

Bus Eurotrans  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg, Metro Zvezdnaya to Minsk

$25 - $56

Bus Ecolines  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Minsk 135801 / ...

$40 - $65

Rideshare  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saint Petersburg to Minsk 498.2 miles

$21

Drive  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Minsk 497.3 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Belarus is to train which costs RUB 900 - RUB 1900 and takes 13 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Belarus is to line 2 Metro and fly and subway which costs RUB 3600 - RUB 10000 and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Belarus is 742 km. The road distance is 795.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Saint Petersburg to Belarus, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Saint Petersburg and arriving at Minsk. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Petersburg Vitebskii and arriving at Minsk-Passajirskii. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 18 min.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Saint Petersburg and Belarus. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Saint Petersburg to Belarus.
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  • Distance: 463.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 19 min

What companies run services between Saint Petersburg, Russia and Belarus?

S7 Airlines and Air Moldova fly from Saint Petersburg to Gomel’ twice daily. Alternatively, Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Saint Petersburg to Minsk 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $28 and the journey takes 13 h 18 min.

Airlines
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from St. Petersburg to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from St. Petersburg to Gomel via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from St. Petersburg to Gomel via Chisinau, Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from St. Petersburg to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from St. Petersburg to Minsk via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Train operators
Minsk Metro
Website
belarus.by
Subway from Urucca to Oktyabrskaya
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
belarus.by
Bus operators
Eurotrans
Website
eurotrans.by
Bus from Saint Petersburg, Metro Zvezdnaya to Minsk
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Schedules at
eurotrans.by
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saint Petersburg to Minsk
Ave. Duration
12 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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