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

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Fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to St. Petersburg (LED) VIE - LED

$114 - $294

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Bus Visit Tour  •  41 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Brno 2
  2. Take the bus from Brno - Zvonarka to Minsk
  3. Take the bus from Minsk to St.Petersburg

$85 - $130

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Train  •  33 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Moskva Belorusskaja R / ...
  2. Take the train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to St Petersburg P Mosk Express

$240 - $312

Bus Ecolines  •  40 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Riga
  2. Take the bus from Rīga to St.Petersburg 858101 / ...

$106 - $174

Bus, train  •  45 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Riga
  2. Take the train from Riga to St Petersburg Vitebskii

Drive  •  23 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Saint Petersburg 1152.7 miles

$210 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Saint Petersburg is to bus which costs 70€ - 120€ and takes 41 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Saint Petersburg is to fly which costs 95€ - 260€ and takes 5 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Wien and arriving at St.Petersburg via Rīga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 15 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Saint Petersburg is 1583 km. The road distance is 1844.2 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Saint Petersburg without a car is to train which takes 33 h 8 min and costs 200€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Vienna to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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Vienna to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Wien station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Saint Petersburg is to fly which takes 5 h 32 min and costs 95€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 200€ - 270€ and takes 33 h 8 min, you could also bus, which costs 90€ - 150€ and takes 40 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to St. Petersburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Vienna to Saint Petersburg bus services, operated by Lux Express, arrive at St.Petersburg station.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Saint Petersburg.
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  • Distance: 989.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Saint Petersburg, Russia?

Austrian Airlines, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Vienna to Saint Petersburg hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Saint Petersburg via Moskva Belorusskaja, Belorusskaya, Komsomolskaya, and Moskva Oktiabrskaia in around 33 h 8 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Riga
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
UTair Aviation
Website
utair.ru
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Moscow Vnukovo
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Vienna to St. Petersburg via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Wien Hbf to Moskva Belorusskaja
Ave. Duration
28 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$220 - $280
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to St Petersburg P Mosk
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$16 - $25
2nd Class (Kupé)
$26 - $40
Latvian Railways (PV)
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Wien to Riga
Ave. Duration
28 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Rīga to Saint Petersburg a/v
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Brno
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Visit Tour
Website
vt.by
Bus from Brno - Zvonarka to Minsk
Ave. Duration
20 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
vt.by
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Minsk to St.Petersburg
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Saint Petersburg is 1844 km. It takes approximately 23 h 27 min to drive from Vienna to Saint Petersburg.

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Austrian Airlines, Finnair, Air Baltic and six other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to St. Petersburg Airport.

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There are 8330+ hotels available in Saint Petersburg. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 11€.

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