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There are 9 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck by plane, train, bus, car ferry or car

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Fly Pulkovo to Hamburg, train  •  7 h

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

$95 - $337

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Fly Pulkovo to Bremen, train  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Bremen (BRE) LED - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$62 - $329

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Train to Helsinki, fly to Hamburg, train  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Tikkurila
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Hamburg (HAM) HEL - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$111 - $355

Fly Pulkovo to Copenhagen, train  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Copenhagen (CPH) LED - CPH
  2. Take the train from København H to Lübeck Hbf

$144 - $272

Train  •  33 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Brest Central D
  2. Take the train from Brest Central to Warszawa Wschodnia D
  3. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Berlin Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Büchen Ec / ...
  5. Take the train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf

$114 - $178

Bus  •  36 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltiyskaya to Rīga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to Berlin
  3. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Lübeck 049

$101 - $163

Train, bus  •  42 h

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Kaliningrad D
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad to Gdansk
  3. Take the train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Szczecin Glowny
  4. Take the train from Szczecin, Glowny to Lübeck, Hauptbahnhof Re4

$108 - $190

Car ferry, bus  •  46 h 58 min

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

$295 - $447

Drive  •  23 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck 1116.9 miles

$230 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck is to bus which costs RUB 6500 - RUB 11000 and takes 36 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck is to fly and train which costs RUB 6000 - RUB 22000 and takes 7 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Baltiyskaya and arriving at Lübeck via Rīga and Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from St Petersburg Vitebskii and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Brest Central, Warszawa Wschodnia, Berlin Hbf (tief) and Büchen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 45 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Lübeck is 1362 km. The road distance is 1787.1 km.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck without a car is to train which takes 33 h 45 min and costs RUB 7000 - RUB 12000.

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It takes approximately 7 h to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck, including transfers.

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Saint Petersburg to Lübeck bus services, operated by Lux Express, depart from Baltiyskaya station.

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

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck is to train which takes 33 h 45 min and costs RUB 7000 - RUB 12000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RUB 6500 - RUB 11000 and takes 36 h 36 min.

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  • Distance: 851.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h

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

You can take a train from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck via Brest Central, Warszawa Wschodnia, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Büchen in around 33 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck via Rīga, Berlin, and Berlin, Berlin central bus station in around 36 h 36 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Pulkovo to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Helsinki to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Pulkovo to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Pulkovo to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Helsinki to Hamburg via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Helsinki to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Pulkovo to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $420
Flights from Pulkovo to Copenhagen via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $420
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Hamburg via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Pulkovo to Copenhagen via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Pulkovo to Copenhagen via Tallinn
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Helsinki to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Pulkovo to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Pulkovo to Copenhagen via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Hamburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Helsinki to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Hamburg via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Pulkovo to Copenhagen via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Pulkovo to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $950
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Hamburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Bremen via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Bremen via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Train from Büchen to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Büchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Szczecin, Glowny to Lübeck, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
VR Osakeyhtiö
Phone
0600 41 902
Email
firstname.lastname@vr.fi
Website
vr.fi
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Tikkurila
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
vr.fi
Danish Railways (DSB)
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
17 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
23 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$27 - $40
2nd Class (Kupé)
$45 - $70
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Gdansk Wrzeszcz to Szczecin Glowny
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$15 - $23
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stockholm, Stockholm Cityterminalen to Lübeck
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Website
avtovokzal39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad to Gdansk
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
avtovokzal39.ru
Book at
avtovokzal39.ru
Ferry operators
St Peters Line
Phone
+49 611 140 22 02
Website
stpeterline.com
Car ferry from Saint Petersburg to Tallinn
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
stpeterline.com
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
$150 - $260
Schedules at
tallink.com
Passenger
$203
Vehicle
$209
Cabin
$257

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The quickest flight from Pulkovo Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Saint Petersburg to Lübeck bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lübeck station.

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Saint Petersburg to Lübeck train services, operated by HVV, arrive at Lübeck Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Petersburg to Lübeck is 1787 km. It takes approximately 23 h 37 min to drive from Saint Petersburg to Lübeck.

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Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and six other airlines offer flights from Pulkovo Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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There are 1717+ hotels available in Lübeck. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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