There are 9 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Berlin by plane, train, bus, car ferry, night train 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.

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Fly Pulkovo to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) LED - SXF

104€ - 248€

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Train  •  29h 41m

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Brest C
  2. Take the train from Brest C to Warszawa Centralna Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Berlin Hbf Eic

47€ - 120€

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Fly Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel  •  7h 24m

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) LED - TXL

49€ - 175€

Fly Pulkovo to Berlin Brandenburg Apt  •  9h 51m

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) LED - BER

93€ - 242€

Train to Helsinki, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Pietari to Tikkurila
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) HEL - TXL

92€ - 225€

Bus  •  31h

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg Bus station to Riga Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Berlin 846009

80€ - 123€

Train, bus  •  38h 13m

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Glavny to Kaliningrad-Passajirsk
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad Bus station to Gdańsk Główny
  3. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Berlin Hbf Ic

136€ - 203€

Car ferry, night train  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the car ferry from Saint Petersburg to Stockholm Princess Anastasia
  2. Take the night train from Stockholm Central to Berlin Hbf 305

168€ - 210€

Drive  •  20h 47m

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Berlin 1719.7 km

200€ - 290€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Berlin is to train which costs RUB 3600 - RUB 9500 and takes 29h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Berlin is to fly which costs RUB 8000 - RUB 20000 and takes 5h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint Petersburg station to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Saint Petersburg Bus station and arriving at Berlin via Rīga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint Petersburg to Berlin. However, there are services departing from St Petersburg Vitebskii and arriving at Berlin Hbf via Brest C and Warszawa Centralna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 41m.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Berlin is 1324 km. The road distance is 1719.7 km.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 29h 41m and costs RUB 3600 - RUB 9500.

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It takes approximately 5h 58m to get from Saint Petersburg to Berlin, including transfers.

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

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Saint Petersburg to Berlin train services, operated by Belorussian Railways (BŽD), depart from St Petersburg Vitebskii station.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Berlin is to fly which takes 5h 58m and costs RUB 8000 - RUB 20000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RUB 3600 - RUB 9500 and takes 29h 41m, you could also bus, which costs RUB 6000 - RUB 10000 and takes 31h.

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  • Distance: 1324.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 58m

What companies run services between Saint Petersburg, Russia and Berlin, Germany?

Aeroflot Russian Airlines flies from Saint Petersburg to Berlin 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saint Petersburg to Berlin Hbf via Brest C and Warszawa Centralna in around 29h 41m.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Schoenefeld via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 410€
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Arkhangelsk, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Kaliningrad, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Kazan, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 380€
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 260€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
250€ - 1000€
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
250€ - 1000€
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 340€
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 340€
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 220€
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 150€
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 280€
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 190€
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Lipetsk, Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 220€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 380€
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 290€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 320€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 160€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 490€
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 310€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 320€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 400€
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
310€ - 650€
Train operators
VR Osakeyhtiö
Phone
0600 41 902
Website
vr.fi
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
VR Osakeyhtiö
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Phone
(+375 17) 225 44 77
Website
rw.by
Train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Brest C
Ave. Duration
17h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
23€ - 80€
Website
Belorussian Railways
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Belorussian Railways
2nd Class (platzkart)
23€ - 45€
1st Class (Coupe)
35€ - 80€
PKP Intercity

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 entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Brest C to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 17€
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 12€
1st Class
13€ - 17€
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 25€
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 17€
1st Class
19€ - 25€
Train from Gdansk Glowny to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 25€
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 17€
1st Class
20€ - 25€
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Brest C to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 60€
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Glavny to Kaliningrad-Passajirsk
Ave. Duration
26h 39m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
110€ - 170€
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Night train from Stockholm Central to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
15h 6m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Schedules at
Snälltåget
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Saint Petersburg Bus station to Riga Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Berlin
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Kaliningrad Bus station to Gdansk Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad Bus station to Gdańsk Główny
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Kaliningrad, Kaliningrad Avtovokzal to Gdańsk, Gdansk
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Saint Petersburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
39h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
St Peters Line
Standard Cabin
100€ - 140€
Deluxe Cabin
340€ - 400€

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The quickest flight from Pulkovo Airport to Berlin Schoenefeld Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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

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Berlin is 1h behind Saint Petersburg. It is currently 3:00 AM in Saint Petersburg and 2:00 AM in Berlin.

Saint Petersburg to Berlin train services, operated by PKP Intercity, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Petersburg to Berlin is 1720 km. It takes approximately 20h 47m to drive from Saint Petersburg to Berlin.

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Aeroflot Russian Airlines offers flights from Pulkovo Airport to Berlin Schoenefeld Airport.

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There are 1263+ hotels available in Berlin. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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