There are 5 ways to get from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Volgograd (VOG) LED - VOG

$53 - $88

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Bus  •  27 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd

$35 - $60

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Train via Moskva Pawelezkaja  •  24 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Glavny to Uglowka D
  2. Take the train from Uglowka to Moskva Kurskaja
  3. Take the train from Moskva Pawelezkaja to Volgograd D

$49 - $112

Train  •  32 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from St Petersburg Glavny to Saratov 1 P D
  2. Take the train from Saratov 1 P to Volgograd D

$44 - $106

Drive  •  23 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd 1057.7 miles

$100 - $150

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Saint Petersburg and arriving at Volgograd. Services depart four times a week. The journey takes approximately 27 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd. However, there are services departing from St Petersburg Glavny and arriving at Volgograd via Saratov 1 P. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 16 min.

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The distance between Saint Petersburg and Volgograd is 1543 km. The road distance is 1692.4 km.

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The best way to get from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd without a car is to train which takes 24 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd, including transfers.

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Saint Petersburg to Volgograd bus services, operated by Tiaga, depart from Saint Petersburg station.

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Saint Petersburg to Volgograd 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 Volgograd is to fly which takes 6 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 24 h 29 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 27 h 8 min.

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

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Saint Petersburg to Volgograd bus services, operated by Tiaga, arrive at Volgograd station.

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Map of how to get from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd.
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  • Distance: 964.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 34 min

What companies run services between Saint Petersburg, Russia and Volgograd, Russia?

Pobeda Airlines LLC, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and S7 Airlines fly from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd via Uglowka, Moskva Kurskaja, Kurskaya, Paveletskaya, and Moskva Pawelezkaja in around 24 h 29 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Volgograd via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Volgograd via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Pobeda Airlines LLC
Website
pobeda.aero
Flights from Pulkovo to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from St Petersburg Glavny to Uglowka
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$11 - $17
2nd Class (Kupé)
$15 - $23
Train from Uglowka to Moskva Kurskaja
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$13 - $20
2nd Class (Kupé)
$19 - $28
Train from Moskva Pawelezkaja to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$23 - $35
2nd Class (Kupé)
$35 - $60
Train from St Petersburg Glavny to Saratov 1 P
Ave. Duration
24 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$30 - $45
2nd Class (Kupé)
$50 - $80
Train from Saratov 1 P to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$13 - $20
2nd Class (Kupé)
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Tiaga
Website
tiaga34.ru
Bus from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd
Ave. Duration
27 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
tiaga34.ru

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint Petersburg to Volgograd is 1692 km. It takes approximately 23 h 11 min to drive from Saint Petersburg to Volgograd.

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Pobeda Airlines LLC, S7 Airlines and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from Pulkovo Airport to Volgograd Airport.

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There are 1560+ hotels available in Volgograd. Prices start at $30 USD per night.

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