There are 5 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Svetogorsk by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Train, bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Finlyandskii to Vyborg/Viipuri 781 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vyborg Druzhba Hotel to Imatra Pelkola 995

$39 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 to Imatra

$36 - $65

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Saint Petersburg to Svetogorsk 114.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Svetogorsk 114.8 miles

$11 - $17

Uber  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take an Uber from Saint Petersburg to Svetogorsk 114.8 miles

$50 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Svetogorsk is to drive which costs RUB 700 - RUB 1100 and takes 2 h 40 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Svetogorsk is to taxi which costs RUB 4300 - RUB 5500 and takes 2 h 40 min.

More details

The distance between Saint Petersburg and Svetogorsk is 153 km. The road distance is 183.7 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Saint Petersburg to Svetogorsk, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Saint Petersburg station to Svetogorsk. However, there are services departing from Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 and arriving at Svetogorsk MAPP via Imatra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 44 min.

More details

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

Ensi Bus operates a bus from Saint Petersburg to Svetogorsk once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 31 min.

Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Finlyandskii to Vyborg/Viipuri
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$9 - $15
2nd Class (Kupé)
$11 - $18
VR Osakeyhtiö
Phone
0600 41 902
Email
firstname.lastname@vr.fi
Website
vr.fi
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Viipuri
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
vr.fi
Bus operators
International bus route 995
Phone
+ 7-921-333-80-38
Email
partner_@bk.ru
Website
marshrut995.spb.ru
Bus from Vyborg Druzhba Hotel to Imatra Pelkola
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
marshrut995.spb.ru
Ensi Bus
Website
ensi-bus.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 to Imatra
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Schedules at
ensi-bus.ru
Other operators
Uber St. Petersburg
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Saint Petersburg to Svetogorsk
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$50 - $65
UberBLACK
$95 - $120
Taxi from Saint Petersburg to Svetogorsk
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Raduga taxi
Phone
+7 812 921-06-10
Website
taxi-raduga.ru
Petesburg Taxi
Phone
+7 812 971-72-73
Website
peterburg-taxi.ru
Taxi 777
Phone
+7 812 777-17-77
Website
777taxi.ru

Want to know more about travelling around Russia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.