There are 7 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Minsk by plane, subway, train, bus, rideshare 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, subway  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Minsk (MSQ) LED - MSQ
  2. Take the subway from Urucca to Oktyabrskaya

$54 - $144

Cheapest option

Train  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Minsk-Passajirskii Express

$13 - $28

5 alternative options

Bus Eurotrans  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg, Metro Zvezdnaya to Minsk

$25 - $56

Bus Minsktrans  •  15 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from St.Petersburg to Minsk 135801

$25 - $55

Bus, train  •  20 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 to Daugavpils
  2. Take the train from Daugavpils to Minsk

Rideshare  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saint Petersburg to Minsk 498.2 miles

$21

Drive  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Minsk 497.3 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Minsk is to train which costs RUB 900 - RUB 1900 and takes 13 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Minsk is to fly and subway which costs RUB 3500 - RUB 10000 and takes 5 h 6 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Minsk is 692 km. The road distance is 795.7 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Saint Petersburg to Minsk, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St.Petersburg and arriving at Minsk. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Petersburg Vitebskii and arriving at Minsk-Passajirskii. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 18 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Petersburg to Minsk is 796 km. It takes approximately 11 h 29 min to drive from Saint Petersburg to Minsk.

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  • Distance: 432.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

What companies run services between Saint Petersburg, Russia and Minsk, Belarus?

Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Saint Petersburg to Minsk 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $28 and the journey takes 13 h 18 min. Alternatively, Eurotrans operates a bus from Saint Petersburg to Minsk twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $55 and the journey takes 12 h.

Airlines
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from St. Petersburg to Minsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from St. Petersburg to Minsk via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Train operators
Minsk Metro
Website
belarus.by
Subway from Urucca to Oktyabrskaya
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
belarus.by
Latvian Railways (PV)
Bus operators
Eurotrans
Website
eurotrans.by
Bus from Saint Petersburg, Metro Zvezdnaya to Minsk
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Schedules at
eurotrans.by
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from St.Petersburg to Minsk
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 to Daugavpils
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saint Petersburg to Minsk
Ave. Duration
12 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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