There are 6 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck by plane, train, bus, car ferry or car

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

Fly, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Hamburg (HAM) LED - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$96 - $343

5 alternative options

Train  •  29 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg P Mosk to Moskva Oktiabrskaia
  2. Take the train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Berlin Ostbahnhof En
  3. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re / ...

$181 - $319

Bus  •  38 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Балтийский Вокзал to Rīga
  2. Take the bus from Riga to Berlin ZOB
  3. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Lübeck 049

$104 - $207

Bus, car ferry  •  39 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Tallinn 922
  2. Take the car ferry from Tallinn to Stockholm
  3. Take the bus from Stockholm to Lübeck 073

$232 - $435

Car ferry, train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Saint Petersburg to Stockholm
  2. Take the train from Stockholm Central to Koebenhavn H
  3. Take the train from Koebenhavn H to Lübeck Hbf Ec

$336 - $442

Drive  •  23 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck 1116.9 miles

$230 - $340

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

You can take a train from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck via Moskva Oktiabrskaia, Komsomolskaya, Belorusskaya, Moskva Belorusskaja, Berlin Ostbahnhof, S Ostbahnhof, S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Hamburg Hbf in around 29 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck via Rīga, Riga, Berlin ZOB, and Berlin, Berlin central bus station in around 38 h 6 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from St. Petersburg to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from St. Petersburg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from St. Petersburg to Hamburg via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Hamburg via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg P Mosk to Moskva Oktiabrskaia
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$18 - $27
2nd Class (Kupé)
$28 - $45
Train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
21 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Website
sj.se
Train from Stockholm Central to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $140
Website
www.sj.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
Lux Express
Email
info@luxexpress.eu
Website
luxexpress.eu
Bus from Балтийский Вокзал to Rīga
Ave. Duration
11 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $60
Schedules at
ticket.luxexpress.eu
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Riga to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stockholm to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Ferry operators
Tallink
Phone
+49 (0)40 547 541 222
Email
international.sales@tallinksilja.com
Website
tallink.com
Car ferry from Tallinn to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$235
Vehicle
$241
Cabin
$296
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Saint Petersburg to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
39 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$227
Schedules at
stpeterline.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck?

The distance between Saint Petersburg and Lübeck is 1362 km. The road distance is 1787 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck?

The cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs RUB 5500 - RUB 21000 and takes 6 h 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck?

The quickest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck is to fly and train which takes 6 h 28 min and costs RUB 5500 - RUB 21000.

Is there a direct bus between Saint Petersburg and Lübeck?

No, there is no direct bus from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Балтийский Вокзал and arriving at Lübeck via Riga and Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 h 6 min.

How long does it take to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck?

It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck, including transfers.