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

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Fly from Pulkovo  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Vilnius (VNO) LED - VNO

$72 - $182

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Bus Avtovokzaly.ru  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 to Vilnius

$18 - $55

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Train to Helsinki, fly  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Pietari (Finljandski) to Tikkurila
  2. Fly from Helsinki (HEL) to Vilnius (VNO) HEL - VNO

$96 - $250

Train  •  17 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Vitebskii to Vilnius(LT) D

$19 - $40

Bus Ecolines  •  22 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Kaunas 858004
  2. Take the bus from Kaunas to Vilnius 361

$46 - $67

Drive  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Vilnius 448.5 miles

$80 - $120

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 station and arriving at Vilnius. Services depart once daily, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from St Petersburg Vitebskii and arriving at Vilnius(LT). Services depart four times a week. The journey takes approximately 17 h 20 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Vilnius is 657 km. The road distance is 717.6 km.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Vilnius without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 12 min to get from Saint Petersburg to Vilnius, including transfers.

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Saint Petersburg to Vilnius bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, arrive at Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2.

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Saint Petersburg to Vilnius 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 Vilnius is to fly which takes 7 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 51 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 17 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Pulkovo Airport to Vilnius Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Saint Petersburg to Vilnius bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, arrive at Vilnius station.

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Map of how to get from Saint Petersburg to Vilnius.
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  • Distance: 410.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 12 min

What companies run services between Saint Petersburg, Russia and Vilnius, Lithuania?

Air Baltic, Belavia Belarusian Airlines and five other airlines fly from Saint Petersburg to Vilnius hourly. Alternatively, Avtovokzaly.ru operates a bus from Saint Petersburg to Vilnius once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $55 and the journey takes 14 h 51 min.

Airlines
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Flights from Helsinki to Vilnius via Riga
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Vilnius via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Helsinki to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $340
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Vilnius via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Belavia Belarusian Airlines
Website
belavia.by
Flights from Pulkovo to Vilnius via Minsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Vilnius via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Vilnius via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $490
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Vilnius via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
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
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg, Bus Station 2 to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
14 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $55
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Ecolines
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Kaunas to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
kautra.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt

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Saint Petersburg to Vilnius train services, operated by Russian Railways (RZhD), arrive at Vilnius(LT) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Petersburg to Vilnius is 718 km. It takes approximately 10 h 25 min to drive from Saint Petersburg to Vilnius.

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Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines, LOT and four other airlines offer flights from Pulkovo Airport to Vilnius Airport.

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