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

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Recommended option

Fly  •  5 h 15 min

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

$114 - $294

Cheapest option

Bus via Białystok  •  36 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna to Białystok
  2. Take the bus from Bialystok to Grodno
  3. Take the bus from Grodno to Saint Petersburg, Zvyozdnaya

$83 - $116

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Train  •  34 h 11 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 - $315

Train Belorussian Railways (BŽD)  •  35 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Brest Central R / ...
  2. Take the train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii Express / ...

$117 - $158

Bus Billy  •  37 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna - Erdberg to Vilnius
  2. Take the bus from Vilnius to Saint Petersburg 858202

$98 - $148

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€ - 100€ and takes 36 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Saint Petersburg is to fly which takes 5 h 15 min and costs 95€ - 260€.

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The distance between Vienna and Saint Petersburg is 1583 km. The road distance is 1844 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Vienna to Saint Petersburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Vienna - Erdberg and arriving at Saint Petersburg via Vilnius. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Saint Petersburg. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at St Petersburg Vitebskii via Brest Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 10 min.

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

Aeroflot Russian Airlines, Austrian Airlines and nine 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 34 h 11 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
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Wien Hbf to Moskva Belorusskaja
Ave. Duration
29 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wien Hbf to Brest Central
Ave. Duration
15 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Moskva Oktiabrskaia to St Petersburg P Mosk
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$18 - $27
2nd Class (Kupé)
$28 - $45
Belorussian Railways (BŽD)
Website
rw.by
Train from Brest Central to St Petersburg Vitebskii
Ave. Duration
18 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
www.rw.by
Bus operators
Agat
Website
agat.eu
Bus from Vienna to Białystok
Ave. Duration
15 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
agat.eu
Bus Grodno
Website
avgrodno.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
avgrodno.by
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Bialystok to Grodno
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
minsktrans.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Eurotrans
Website
eurotrans.by
Bus from Grodno to Saint Petersburg, Zvyozdnaya
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
eurotrans.by
Billy
Email
biuro@jordan.pl
Website
jordan.billy.pl
Bus from Vienna - Erdberg to Vilnius
Ave. Duration
21 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
jordan.billy.pl
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