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

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Fly Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel  •  5 h 49 min

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

$94 - $226

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Train  •  29 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Brest Central D
  2. Take the train from Brest Central to Warszawa Wschodnia D
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Berlin Ostbahnhof Ec

$51 - $88

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Fly Pulkovo to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  6 h

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

$104 - $341

Train to Helsinki, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  7 h 43 min

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

$95 - $234

Bus Ecolines  •  32 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltiyskaya to Rīga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Berlin 846009

$88 - $144

Bus Eurolines DE  •  35 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 to Marijampolė
  2. Take the bus from Marijapole to Berlin ZOB

$89 - $155

Train, bus  •  35 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Kaliningrad D
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Tczew
  3. Take the train from Tczew to Berlin Ostbahnhof Ec

$66 - $131

Drive  •  21 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Berlin 1074.5 miles

$220 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Berlin is to train which costs RUB 3300 - RUB 6000 and takes 29 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Berlin is to fly which costs RUB 6000 - RUB 15000 and takes 5 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint Petersburg to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Baltiyskaya and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Rīga, Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 18 min.

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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 Ostbahnhof via Brest Central and Warszawa Wschodnia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 38 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Berlin is 1324 km. The road distance is 1719.2 km.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 29 h 38 min and costs RUB 3300 - RUB 6000.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Saint Petersburg to Berlin, including transfers.

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Saint Petersburg to Berlin bus services, operated by Lux Express, depart from Baltiyskaya station.

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Saint Petersburg to Berlin train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), 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 5 h 49 min and costs RUB 6000 - RUB 15000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RUB 3300 - RUB 6000 and takes 29 h 38 min, you could also bus, which costs RUB 5500 - RUB 9500 and takes 32 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Saint Petersburg to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 827.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

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

S7 Airlines, Finnair and seven other airlines fly from Saint Petersburg to Berlin every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saint Petersburg to Berlin via Brest Central and Warszawa Wschodnia in around 29 h 38 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Schoenefeld via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Berlin Tegel via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Train operators
VR Osakeyhtiö
Phone
0600 41 902
Email
firstname.lastname@vr.fi
Website
vr.fi
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
vr.fi
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
17 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
23 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$27 - $40
2nd Class (Kupé)
$45 - $70
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
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 Wschodnia to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Tczew to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 to Marijampolė
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Marijapole to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
eurolines.de
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Tczew
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Pulkovo Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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

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Berlin is 2 h behind Saint Petersburg. It is currently 7:45 AM in Saint Petersburg and 5:45 AM in Berlin.

Saint Petersburg to Berlin train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), arrive at Berlin Ostbahnhof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Petersburg to Berlin is 1719 km. It takes approximately 21 h 17 min to drive from Saint Petersburg to Berlin.

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S7 Airlines, Nordica, Finnair and six other airlines offer flights from Pulkovo Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

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There are 1421+ hotels available in Berlin. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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