There are 5 ways to get from Tambov to Saint Petersburg by plane, bus, train 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 from Tambov  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Tambov (TBW) to St. Petersburg (LED) TBW - LED

$135 - $195

Cheapest option

Train  •  18 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Tambov 1 to St Petersburg P Mosk Express

$23 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus to Lipetsk, fly  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Tambov to Lipetsk
  2. Fly from Lipetsk (LPK) to St. Petersburg (LED) LPK - LED

$59 - $212

Bus  •  22 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Tambov to Moscow
  2. Take the bus from Moscow to St.Petersburg

Drive  •  16 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Tambov to Saint Petersburg 738.2 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tambov to Saint Petersburg is to train which costs RUB 1500 - RUB 3900 and takes 18 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tambov to Saint Petersburg is to fly which costs RUB 9000 - RUB 14000 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Tambov and Saint Petersburg is 1052 km. The road distance is 1181.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Tambov to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tambov to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Tambov and arriving at St.Petersburg via Moscow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tambov 1 and arriving at St Petersburg P Mosk. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 h 23 min.

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The best way to get from Tambov to Tambov Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs RUB 180 - RUB 230.

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Map of how to get from Tambov to Saint Petersburg.
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  • Distance: 657.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

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

RusLine flies from Tambov to Saint Petersburg twice a week. Alternatively, Russian Railways (RZhD) operates a train from Tambov to Saint Petersburg once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $60 and the journey takes 18 h 23 min.

Airlines
RusLine
Website
rusline.aero
Flights from Tambov to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Flights from Lipetsk to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $190
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Lipetsk to St. Petersburg via Moscow Domodedovo
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Tambov 1 to St Petersburg P Mosk
Ave. Duration
18 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$23 - $35
2nd Class (Kupé)
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Ulyanovsk Bus Terminal
Phone
(8422) 48-80-74
Email
patp-ul@mail.ru
Website
autovokzal73.ru
Bus from Tambov to Lipetsk
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
autovokzal73.ru
Gorec Tour
Website
gorec-tour.ucoz.com
Bus from Tambov to Moscow
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
gorec-tour.ucoz.com
Bus from Moscow to St.Petersburg
Ave. Duration
13 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
gorec-tour.ucoz.com

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