There are 7 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train Russian Railways (RZhD)  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Glavny to Tschudowo-Mosk
  2. Take the train from Chudovo Moskovskoye to Novgorod Velikiy

$4 - $19

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Bus Veliky Novgorod Transport  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from St.Petersburg Baltiysky to Veliky Novgorod 948 / ...

$5 - $8

Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Moskovsky Station to Novgorod Velikiy

$4 - $9

Bus Novgorod Avto  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Veliky Novgorod

$8

Rideshare  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod 126.7 miles

$5

Taxi  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod 125.6 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod 125.6 miles

$12 - $18

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St.Petersburg Baltiysky and arriving at Veliky Novgorod. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Moskovsky Station station and arriving at Novgorod Velikiy. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Velikiy Novgorod is 167 km. The road distance is 200.9 km.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod without a car is to train which takes 3 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod, including transfers.

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Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod bus services, operated by Veliky Novgorod Transport, depart from St.Petersburg Baltiysky station.

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Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), depart from St Petersburg Glavny station.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod is to train which takes 3 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 30 min.

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Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod bus services, operated by Veliky Novgorod Transport, arrive at Veliky Novgorod station.

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Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod train services, operated by PPK-Piter, arrive at Novgorod Velikiy station.

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Map of how to get from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod.
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  • Distance: 104.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Saint Petersburg, Russia and Velikiy Novgorod, Russia?

You can take a train from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod via Tschudowo-Mosk and Chudovo Moskovskoye in around 3 h. Alternatively, Veliky Novgorod Transport operates a bus from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Glavny to Tschudowo-Mosk
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$9 - $14
2nd Class (Kupé)
$11 - $17
PPK-Piter
Website
ppk-piter.ru
Train from Moskovsky Station to Chudovo Moskovskoye
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ppk-piter.ru
Train from Chudovo Moskovskoye to Novgorod Velikiy
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ppk-piter.ru
Train from Moskovsky Station to Novgorod Velikiy
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
ppk-piter.ru
Bus operators
Veliky Novgorod Transport
Phone
8 (8162) 73-99-79
Website
transport.nov.ru
Bus from St.Petersburg Baltiysky to Veliky Novgorod
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
transport.nov.ru
SKS-Auto
Phone
+78007700020
Website
sks-auto.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 to Veliky Novgorod
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
sks-auto.ru
Russian Intercity Buses
Website
bus.aviabus.ru
Bus from St.Peterburg to Veliky Novgorod
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
bus.aviabus.ru
Gorec Tour
Website
gorec-tour.ucoz.com
Bus from St.Petersburg to Veliky Novgorod
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
gorec-tour.ucoz.com
Novgorod Avto
Website
novgorod-avto.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg to Veliky Novgorod
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
novgorod-avto.ru
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Raduga taxi
Phone
+7 812 921-06-10
Website
taxi-raduga.ru
Svoe Taxi
Phone
+88124485354
Website
svoetaksi.ru
Taxi 777
Phone
+7 812 777-17-77
Website
777taxi.ru

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod is 201 km. It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to drive from Saint Petersburg to Velikiy Novgorod.

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There are 235+ hotels available in Velikiy Novgorod. Prices start at $21 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Saint Petersburg and Velikiy Novgorod. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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