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There are 4 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad by subway, plane, bus, train or car

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Line 2 Metro, fly  •  4h 35m

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

RUB 1761 - RUB 4161

3 alternative options

Bus  •  18h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg Bus station to Riga Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Riga to Kaliningrad Bus station

RUB 4103 - RUB 6434

Train  •  28h

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Glavny to Kaliningrad-Passajirsk 079Ч

RUB 10000 - RUB 15000

Drive  •  13h 52m

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad 963.1 km

RUB 4300 - RUB 6500

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kaliningrad is 8-800-2000-112.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kaliningrad is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Kaliningrad is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 8-800-2000-112.

Last updated: 10 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad is to line 2 Metro and fly which costs RUB 1700 - RUB 4200 and takes 4h 35m.

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The fastest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad is to line 2 Metro and fly which takes 4h 35m and costs RUB 1700 - RUB 4200.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint Petersburg station to Kaliningrad station. However, there are services departing from Saint Petersburg Bus station and arriving at Kaliningrad Bus station via Riga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Petersburg Glavny and arriving at Kaliningrad-Passajirsk. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 28h.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Kaliningrad is 826 km. The road distance is 963.1 km.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad without a car is to bus which takes 18h 45m and costs RUB 4100 - RUB 6500.

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It takes approximately 4h 35m to get from Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad, including transfers.

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Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad bus services, operated by Lux Express, depart from Saint Petersburg Bus station.

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

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad is to bus which takes 18h 45m and costs RUB 4100 - RUB 6500. Alternatively, you can train, which costs RUB 10000 - RUB 15000 and takes 28h.

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  • Distance: 826 km
  • Duration: 4h 35m

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

You can take a bus from Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad via Riga in around 18h 45m. Alternatively, Russian Railways (РЖД) operates a train from St Petersburg Glavny to Kaliningrad-Passajirsk 4 times a week. Tickets cost RUB 10000 - RUB 15000 and the journey takes 28h.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 4000 - RUB 9500
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Pulkovo to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 2000 - RUB 8500
Smartavia
Website
flysmartavia.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 3000 - RUB 6000
Ural Airlines
Website
uralairlines.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 3400 - RUB 8000
Azur Air
Website
azurair.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 2200 - RUB 24000
Red Wings
Website
flyredwings.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RUB 2100 - RUB 7500
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Pulkovo to Kaliningrad via Minsk
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RUB 10000 - RUB 20000
Train operators
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Glavny to Kaliningrad-Passajirsk
Ave. Duration
28h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
RUB 10000 - RUB 15000
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Phone
+7 (4012) 64-36-35
Email
info@avl39.ru
Website
avl39.ru
Bus from Riga to Kaliningrad Bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RUB 1200 - RUB 1700
Schedules at
avl39.ru

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The quickest flight from Pulkovo Airport to Kaliningrad Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad bus services, operated by Kaliningrad Avtovokzal, arrive at Kaliningrad Bus station.

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Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad train services, operated by Russian Railways (РЖД), arrive at Kaliningrad-Passajirsk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad is 963 km. It takes approximately 13h 52m to drive from Saint Petersburg to Kaliningrad.

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Ural Airlines, Azur Air, Red Wings and four other airlines offer flights from Pulkovo Airport to Kaliningrad Airport.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Kaliningrad. Prices start at RUB 7500 per night.

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