There are 5 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Kazan by subway, plane, bus, train or car

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Line 2 Metro, fly to Kazan  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 2 Metro from Sennaya Ploshchad to Moskovskaya
  2. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Kazan (KZN) LED - KZN

$73 - $173

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Train  •  22 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Glavny to Kazan Passajirskij D

$28 - $75

3 alternative options

Fly to Cheboksary, bus  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Cheboksary (CSY) LED - CSY
  2. Take the bus from Cheboksary to Kazan, Bus Sation

$65 - $173

Bus  •  24 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Paveletsky Station
  2. Take the bus from Moscow, Kazansky station to Kazan, Bus Sation

$37 - $46

Drive  •  22 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Kazan 963.1 miles

$90 - $140

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Petersburg Glavny and arriving at Kazan Passajirskij. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 h 28 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Kazan is 1199 km. The road distance is 1541 km.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Kazan without a car is to train which takes 22 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from Saint Petersburg to Kazan, including transfers.

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Saint Petersburg to Kazan train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from St Petersburg Glavny station.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Kazan is to train which takes 22 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 24 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Pulkovo Airport to Kazan Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Saint Petersburg to Kazan train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Kazan Passajirskij station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Petersburg to Kazan is 1541 km. It takes approximately 22 h 15 min to drive from Saint Petersburg to Kazan.

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Alrosa Air Company, Nordavia, UTair Aviation and two other airlines offer flights from Pulkovo Airport to Kazan Airport.

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  • Distance: 749.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 23 min

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

Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Saint Petersburg to Kazan once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $75 and the journey takes 22 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saint Petersburg to Kazan via Paveletsky Station, Paveletskaya, Komsomolskaya, and Moscow, Kazansky station in around 24 h 17 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Kazan
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Pulkovo to Kazan via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Kazan via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Nordavia
Website
nordavia.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Kazan
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Alrosa Air Company
Website
alrosa.aero
Flights from Pulkovo to Kazan
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Kazan via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
RusLine
Website
rusline.aero
Flights from Pulkovo to Cheboksary
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Pulkovo to Cheboksary
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Train operators
Bus operators
Spline Trans
Phone
8(495)507-78-88
Email
mrtrans@bk.ru
Website
spline-trans.ru
Bus from Cheboksary to Kazan, Bus Sation
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
spline-trans.ru
Bus from Moscow, Kazansky station to Kazan, Bus Sation
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
spline-trans.ru
Tiaga
Website
tiaga34.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg to Paveletsky Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
tiaga34.ru

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