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

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Fly  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Astrakhan (ASF) LED - ASF

$165 - $607

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Train, bus  •  27 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg P Mosk to Moskva Oktiabrskaia Express
  2. Take the bus from Moscow, Kazansky station to Astrakhan

$47 - $83

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Bus Tiaga  •  38 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd
  2. Take the bus from Volgograd to Ushakovka 106
  3. Take the bus from Ushakovka to Astrakhan

$49 - $73

Bus Avtovokzaly.ru  •  40 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg a/v to Elista
  2. Take the bus from Elista to Astrakhan

$52 - $73

Drive  •  28 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan 1322.7 miles

$130 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan is to bus which costs RUB 3400 - RUB 4900 and takes 40 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan is to fly which costs RUB 11000 - RUB 41000 and takes 7 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan. However, there are services departing from Saint Petersburg and arriving at Astrakhan via Volgograd and Ushakovka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 58 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Astrakhan is 1906 km. The road distance is 2116.3 km.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan without a car is to train and bus which takes 27 h 55 min and costs RUB 3100 - RUB 6000.

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It takes approximately 7 h 28 min to get from Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan, including transfers.

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Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan bus services, operated by Tiaga, depart from Saint Petersburg station.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan is to fly which takes 7 h 28 min and costs RUB 11000 - RUB 41000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RUB 3200 - RUB 4900 and takes 38 h 58 min.

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There is no direct flight from St. Petersburg Airport to Astrakhan Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan bus services, operated by Vokzal Avto, arrive at Astrakhan station.

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Map of how to get from Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan.
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  • Distance: 1191.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 28 min

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

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, S7 Airlines and four other airlines fly from Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan via Volgograd and Ushakovka in around 38 h 58 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from St. Petersburg to Astrakhan via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from St. Petersburg to Astrakhan via Arkhangelsk, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from St. Petersburg to Astrakhan via Murmansk, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from St. Petersburg to Astrakhan via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg P Mosk to Moskva Oktiabrskaia
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$16 - $25
2nd Class (Kupé)
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Moscow, Kazansky station to Astrakhan
Ave. Duration
23 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg a/v to Elista
Ave. Duration
34 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Elista to Astrakhan
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Tiaga
Website
tiaga34.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
27 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
tiaga34.ru
Vokzal Avto
Phone
37-37-90
Website
vokzal-avto.ru
Bus from Volgograd to Ushakovka
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
avtovokzal-volgograd.ru
Bus from Ushakovka to Astrakhan
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Schedules at
avtovokzal-volgograd.ru

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan is 2116 km. It takes approximately 28 h 52 min to drive from Saint Petersburg to Astrakhan.

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Ural Airlines, S7 Airlines and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from St. Petersburg Airport to Astrakhan Airport.

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There are 263+ hotels available in Astrakhan. Prices start at $17 USD per night.

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