There are 8 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Tampere by train, night train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Tikkurila 781 / ...
  2. Take the train from Tikkurila to Tampere 49 / ...

$53 - $80

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Bus Transgold  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Ploshchad Vosstaniya to Tampere–Pirkkala

$22 - $35

6 alternative options

Train, night train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Lahti 781 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Lahti to Tampere 398

$47 - $69

Bus Sov Avto  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Iskusstv square to Karhula linja-autoasema
  2. Take the bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Teiskontie 13 Kotkan linja-autoasema - Tampere linja-autoasema

$53 - $68

Drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Tampere 337.2 miles

$75 - $110

Fly to Tampere  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Tampere (TMP) LED - TMP

$81 - $271

Fly to Helsinki, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Helsinki (HEL) LED - HEL
  2. Take the train from Tikkurila to Tampere

$108 - $326

Fly to Turku, train  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Fly from St. Petersburg (LED) to Turku (TKU) LED - TKU
  2. Take the train from Turku to Tampere

$85 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Tampere is to bus which costs RUB 1400 - RUB 2000 and takes 9 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saint Petersburg to Tampere is to fly and train which costs RUB 6500 - RUB 21000 and takes 4 h 53 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Tampere is 395 km. The road distance is 539.5 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Saint Petersburg to Tampere, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saint Petersburg to Tampere. However, there are services departing from Ploshchad Vosstaniya and arriving at Kalevan kirkko via Lentoasema. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint Petersburg to Tampere. However, there are services departing from Pietari (Finljandski) and arriving at Tampere via Tikkurila. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Saint Petersburg, Russia and Tampere, Finland?

You can take a train from Saint Petersburg to Tampere via Tikkurila in around 5 h 23 min. Alternatively, Transgold operates a bus from Saint Petersburg to Tampere once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 8 h 35 min.

Airlines
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Tampere via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from St. Petersburg to Helsinki
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from St. Petersburg to Turku via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Turku via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from St. Petersburg to Turku via Copenhagen, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from St. Petersburg to Tampere via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Flights from St. Petersburg to Turku via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Train operators
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
Train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Lahti
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
vr.fi
Finnish Railways (VR)
Website
vr.fi
Train from Tikkurila to Tampere
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
www.vr.fi
Night train from Lahti to Tampere
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
www.vr.fi
Train from Turku to Tampere
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
www.vr.fi
Bus operators
Transgold
Phone
+7(812) 995-06-05
Email
office@transgold.ru
Website
transgold.ru
Bus from Ploshchad Vosstaniya to Tampere–Pirkkala
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
transgold.ru
Sov Avto
Website
bus.sovavto.ru
Bus from Iskusstv square to Karhula linja-autoasema
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
bus.sovavto.ru
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Website
pohjolanliikenne.fi
Bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Teiskontie 13
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
Oy Pohjolan liikenne Ab
Paunu Express Bus
Phone
020 764 94 00
Email
etunimi.sukunimi@paunu.fi
Website
paunu.fi
Bus from Karhula linja-autoasema to Teiskontie 13
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $50
Schedules at
Väinö Paunu Oy

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