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Trains from Moscow to Saint-Petersburg

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Railroad route Moscow - Saint-Petersburg overview

Trains from Moscow to Saint-Petersburg depart 34 times a day. Departure of the first train a day - at 00:09, the last - 23:44. Travel time between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg takes from 03h 30min to 16h 18min. Train tickets from Moscow to Saint-Petersburg cost from 25 USD to 1140 USD, depending on a train category, ticket category, date of travel and additional services.


On this page we have collected all the important, useful and relevant information about the railway and trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg: train schedules, train types, travel time, ticket classes and prices, main trains on a route, recommended trains, answers to frequently asked questions and traveler reviews.

  • The relevance of the information on this page is November 2020.

Departure and Arrival stations

Departure station:

Moscow Kurskiy Railway station (Москва (Курский Вокзал))
Moscow Leningradskiy Railway station (Москва (Ленинградский Вокзал))
Moscow Rizhskiy Railway station (Москва (Рижский Вокзал))

Arrival station:

Saint-Petersburg Moskovskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Московский Вокзал))
Saint-Petersburg Ladozhskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Ладожский Вокзал))
Saint-Petersburg Vitebskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Витебский Вокзал))


Complete schedule of trains from Moscow to Saint-Petersburg

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Train category Price from
00:09 09:50 09h 41min 215С Regular Train 50 USD
00:09 09:19 09h 10min 296С Regular Train 47 USD
00:09 09:50 09h 41min 216С Regular Train 49 USD
00:09 09:50 09h 41min 114С Regular Train 63 USD
00:20 08:59 08h 39min 020У Megapolis Luxury Train 46 USD
00:33 09:05 08h 32min 059Г Volga Regular Train 46 USD
00:41 09:13 08h 32min 016Ч Regular Train 58 USD
00:41 09:13 08h 32min 016А arctic Regular Train 51 USD
01:15 10:04 08h 49min 030А Regular Train 45 USD
01:16 15:05 13h 49min 223С Regular Train 46 USD
01:25 10:18 08h 53min 112А Regular Train 54 USD
01:25 10:33 09h 08min 128А Regular Train 30 USD
01:53 10:35 08h 42min 162А Regular Train 36 USD
01:53 12:05 10h 12min 264А Regular Train 55 USD
02:05 12:20 10h 15min 252А Regular Train 49 USD
02:05 14:09 12h 04min 284В Regular Train 48 USD
02:05 12:07 10h 02min 236А Regular Train 56 USD
02:05 12:07 10h 02min 266В Regular Train 56 USD
02:20 12:07 09h 47min 280А Regular Train 40 USD
02:30 14:09 11h 39min 276А Regular Train 48 USD
03:25 10:25 07h 00min 082В Regular Train 55 USD
03:37 11:40 08h 03min 049Ч Regular Train 75 USD
03:43 12:25 08h 42min 089Ж Regular Train 54 USD
04:02 12:40 08h 38min 298Ч Regular Train 36 USD
04:02 12:40 08h 38min 228А Regular Train 47 USD
04:15 12:30 08h 15min 276Ч Regular Train 52 USD
05:45 09:15 03h 30min 752А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
06:50 10:45 03h 55min 754А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
07:00 11:04 04h 04min 756А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
07:52 16:05 08h 13min 200А Regular Train 31 USD
09:20 13:20 04h 00min 757Н Sapsan Regular Train 55 USD
09:40 13:30 03h 50min 760А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
10:53 18:25 07h 32min 176Ч Regular Train 25 USD
10:53 18:25 07h 32min 076А Regular Train 51 USD
11:30 15:16 03h 46min 762А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
11:40 15:26 03h 46min 764А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
12:10 21:05 08h 55min 259С Regular Train 45 USD
12:10 21:05 08h 55min 203Ж Regular Train 53 USD
12:11 20:31 08h 20min 258А Regular Train 34 USD
12:45 21:50 09h 05min 247С Regular Train 51 USD
12:45 21:50 09h 05min 246С Regular Train 38 USD
12:45 21:50 09h 05min 244С Regular Train 47 USD
13:06 21:50 08h 44min 268А Regular Train 48 USD
13:30 17:25 03h 55min 766А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
13:40 17:45 04h 05min 748А Nevskiy Express high-speed train High-Speed Train 53 USD
13:57 04:20 14h 23min 173Ж Regular Train 55 USD
14:58 19:24 04h 26min 713Й Strizh Regular Train 53 USD
14:58 19:24 04h 26min 712М Strizh Regular Train 49 USD
15:10 22:35 07h 25min 836Ч Lastochka Regular Train 34 USD
15:20 04:13 12h 53min 195Й Regular Train 70 USD
15:21 22:20 06h 59min 726Ч Lastochka Regular Train 34 USD
15:30 19:30 04h 00min 768А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
15:40 19:40 04h 00min 770А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
16:00 00:29 08h 29min 160В Regular Train 33 USD
16:20 01:20 09h 00min 262А Regular Train 37 USD
16:20 01:20 09h 00min 242А Regular Train 50 USD
16:20 04:20 12h 00min 208У Regular Train 44 USD
16:20 01:18 08h 58min 244А Regular Train 30 USD
16:55 02:01 09h 06min 206У Regular Train 111 USD
16:55 01:45 08h 50min 092А Regular Train 82 USD
17:30 21:16 03h 46min 772А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
17:40 21:35 03h 55min 774А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
18:39 04:20 09h 41min 264Щ Regular Train 55 USD
18:45 04:35 09h 50min 210А Regular Train 51 USD
18:45 04:35 09h 50min 290А Regular Train 46 USD
18:57 04:20 09h 23min 480С Regular Train 50 USD
18:57 04:54 09h 57min 480Э Regular Train 48 USD
18:57 04:20 09h 23min 173Й Regular Train 47 USD
19:01 04:20 09h 19min 282А Regular Train 47 USD
19:30 23:25 03h 55min 776А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
19:40 23:44 04h 04min 778А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
20:57 05:01 08h 04min 121С Regular Train 52 USD
20:57 05:01 08h 04min 135С Regular Train 80 USD
21:00 00:35 03h 35min 780А Sapsan High-Speed Train 56 USD
21:21 07:19 09h 58min 120В Regular Train 46 USD
21:24 05:19 07h 55min 220А Regular Train 44 USD
21:42 14:00 16h 18min 217В Regular Train 40 USD
21:50 06:06 08h 16min 026А Smena-A. Betancourt (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train 45 USD
21:50 06:06 08h 16min 224А Regular Train 32 USD
21:57 05:32 07h 35min 107Й Samara Regular Train 53 USD
21:57 10:35 12h 38min 240Ч Regular Train 55 USD
22:07 06:47 08h 40min 056А Regular Train 45 USD
22:07 06:30 08h 23min 172В Double-Decker Train 50 USD
22:07 10:37 12h 30min 170В Regular Train 44 USD
22:07 09:53 11h 46min 288А Regular Train 30 USD
22:07 10:44 12h 37min 214А Regular Train 36 USD
22:15 05:39 07h 24min 034У Regular Train 32 USD
22:15 05:39 07h 24min 034А Baltic Express Regular Train 44 USD
22:21 06:16 07h 55min 132Г Regular Train 45 USD
22:21 06:16 07h 55min 146У Regular Train 33 USD
22:35 06:40 08h 05min 028А Regular Train 43 USD
22:35 06:40 08h 05min 222А Regular Train 47 USD
23:00 06:30 07h 30min 006А St. Petersburg - Moscow (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train 51 USD
23:09 08:00 08h 51min 185Ж Regular Train 55 USD
23:09 09:50 10h 41min 277Й Regular Train 49 USD
23:10 05:49 06h 39min 032А Lev Tolstoy Luxury Train 110 USD
23:10 05:49 06h 39min 032У Regular Train 56 USD
23:10 05:45 06h 35min 232У Regular Train 62 USD
23:30 08:30 09h 00min 004А Express Luxury Train 45 USD
23:40 08:36 08h 56min 054Ч Grand Express Luxury Train 55 USD
23:55 07:55 08h 00min 002А Red Arrow Luxury Train 59 USD

Frequently Asked Questions about trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg

Yes there are direct trains departing from Moscow Kurskiy Railway station (Москва (Курский Вокзал)), Moscow Leningradskiy Railway station (Москва (Ленинградский Вокзал)), Moscow Rizhskiy Railway station (Москва (Рижский Вокзал)) and arriving to Saint-Petersburg Moskovskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Московский Вокзал)), Saint-Petersburg Ladozhskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Ладожский Вокзал)), Saint-Petersburg Vitebskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Витебский Вокзал)). Trains depart 34 times a day.

Trains from Moscow to Saint-Petersburg depart from Moscow Kurskiy Railway station (Москва (Курский Вокзал)), Moscow Leningradskiy Railway station (Москва (Ленинградский Вокзал)), Moscow Rizhskiy Railway station (Москва (Рижский Вокзал)) and arrive to Saint-Petersburg Moskovskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Московский Вокзал)), Saint-Petersburg Ladozhskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Ладожский Вокзал)), Saint-Petersburg Vitebskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Витебский Вокзал)).

The fastest train is 752А Sapsan, departing at 05:45 from Leningradskiy Railway station and arriving to Moskovskiy Railway station. Travel time of the fastest train 752А Sapsan - 03h 30min. Tickets cost from 56 USD.

The cheapest train is 176Ч , departing at 10:53 from Leningradskiy Railway station, traveling for 07h 32min and arriving to Moskovskiy Railway station at 18:25. Tickets for this train cost from 25 USD.

Travel time between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg takes from 03h 30min to 16h 18min, depending on a train and date.

 

Trains from Moscow to Saint-Petersburg depart from Moscow Kurskiy Railway station (Москва (Курский Вокзал)), Moscow Leningradskiy Railway station (Москва (Ленинградский Вокзал)), Moscow Rizhskiy Railway station (Москва (Рижский Вокзал)). The first train a day departs at 00:09.

Trains from Moscow to Saint-Petersburg arrive to Saint-Petersburg Moskovskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Московский Вокзал)), Saint-Petersburg Ladozhskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Ладожский Вокзал)), Saint-Petersburg Vitebskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Витебский Вокзал)).

Train tickets from Moscow to Saint-Petersburg usually cost from 25 USD to 1140 USD per passenger depending on a train, ticket class and date of travel.

Ticket fares for Moscow to Saint-Petersburg train tickets are regulated by a dynamic pricing system. The main principle can be formulated as follows: the higher the demand and the fewer the seats, the higher the ticket price. We recommend booking 2-3 months in advance, in this case you are able to catch the best fares, starting from 25 USD per passenger, which is not available a few days before the departure.

Yes, you can buy tickets online on our website.

Yes, trains in Russia are safe and convenient. You can travel from Moscow to Saint-Petersburg by train without any problems.

In rare cases, there really are changes in the schedule: changing the departure time, canceling trains, launching additional trains, but in most of cases this schedule is accurate. In all situations, we urge you to build your plans based on a real schedule for a specific date, and not on an approximate generalized schedule

We have selected the cheapest, fastest and most comfortable trains for you (at the end of this page). You can use our recommendation. However, please keep in mind that tickets for recommended trains are usually bought first, so they can simply be sold out at the desired date.
Use our ticket search system, indicating the date and number of passengers of interest. After downloading the results - use the filters by departure time, arrival time, travel time, ticket price and ticket classes - so you will find the best trains that best meet your requirements. If there are no trains left after applying the filters, clean the filters and try again.

Train categories on a route between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg

High-Speed Trains

High-speed trains with speeds up to 250 km/h, first launched in Russia in 2009, immediately became a popular alternative to air travel for both Russian citizens and foreign tourists.

High-Speed Trains Nevsky Express, Sapsan between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg depart 13 times a day, passing the entire route for 03h 30min - 04h 20min.

High-Speed Trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg have the following numbers: 748А, 752А, 754А, 756А, 760А, 766А, 768А, 770А, 772А, 774А, 776А, 778А, 780А, 764А, 762А.

Interesting fact: Unfortunately, despite the popularity of high-speed trains and a consistently high load (occupancy rate exceeds 87%), High-Speed Trains are still not widespread in Russia, essentially connecting only a few of the most important cities. The reason for this is the huge distances between the cities of Russia, which leads to significant costs required for the construction of new modern railways that would be suitable for high-speed trains.
Important: Try to buy High-Speed Train tickets as early as possible. A few days before departure on High-Speed Trains, usually there are no available seats, and the price of the remaining tickets rises 2-3 times from the original.

High-Speed Trains on the route from Moscow to Saint-Petersburg have the following ticket classes:

  • Sitting (Basic) - from 53 USD
  • Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
  • Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
  • Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
  • Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
  • Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
  • Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
  • Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD

Schedule of High-Speed Trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
05:45 09:15 03h 30min 752А Sapsan 56 USD
06:50 10:45 03h 55min 754А Sapsan 56 USD
07:00 11:04 04h 04min 756А Sapsan 56 USD
09:40 13:30 03h 50min 760А Sapsan 56 USD
11:30 15:16 03h 46min 762А Sapsan 56 USD
11:40 15:26 03h 46min 764А Sapsan 56 USD
13:30 17:25 03h 55min 766А Sapsan 56 USD
13:40 17:45 04h 05min 748А Nevskiy Express high-speed train 53 USD
15:30 19:30 04h 00min 768А Sapsan 56 USD
15:40 19:40 04h 00min 770А Sapsan 56 USD
17:30 21:16 03h 46min 772А Sapsan 56 USD
17:40 21:35 03h 55min 774А Sapsan 56 USD
19:30 23:25 03h 55min 776А Sapsan 56 USD
19:40 23:44 04h 04min 778А Sapsan 56 USD
21:00 00:35 03h 35min 780А Sapsan 56 USD

Luxury Trains

Luxury Trains are one of the most luxurious and famous trains in Russia, offering the highest level of service quality, comfort and style with higher prices as well. Each train has a specific interior design based on the operator.

Luxury Trains Lev Tolstoy, Grand Express, Red Arrow, Megapolis, Express, Krasnaya strela between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg depart 5 times a day, passing the entire route for 06h 32min - 09h 00min.

Luxury Trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg have the following numbers: 032А, 054Ч, 002А, 020У, 004А.

Interesting fact: Luxury Trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg boast not only the most convenient timetable, but also a wide range of services and best-trained staff. For passengers who appreciate real comfort and privacy, these trains offer spacious VIP coupes with individual bathrooms, wide berths and included additional services. These luxury compartments are sold entirely for single or double occupancy.
Important: Please note, that Luxury Trains in Russia are very kitschy trains, so the "comfort" you get in this case is something a Russian officials would like, rather than how this term is usually understood in western society. Expect heavy curtains, lots of polished plastic, dozens of tabloids, and rather simple dishes at exorbitant prices. But anyway, these legendary trains definitely worth a ride at least once in a lifetime, just for the unique experience.

Luxury Trains on the route from Moscow and Saint-Petersburg have the following ticket classes:

  • 2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 45 USD
  • 1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 54 USD
  • De Luxe sleeping - from 247 USD

Schedule of Luxury Trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
00:20 08:59 08h 39min 020У Megapolis 46 USD
23:10 05:49 06h 39min 032А Lev Tolstoy 110 USD
23:30 08:30 09h 00min 004А Express 45 USD
23:40 08:36 08h 56min 054Ч Grand Express 55 USD
23:55 07:55 08h 00min 002А Red Arrow 59 USD

Double-Decker Trains

Double-Decker trains were first launched in Russia in 2014 and currently travel on only a few routes. Double-decker train carriages are slightly higher than usual and thanks to two floors can accommodate 64 passengers each (versus 32 passengers in a standard 2 cl. sleeping compartment carriage).

Double-Decker Trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg depart 2 times a day, passing the entire route for 07h 30min - 12h 13min.

Interesting fact: Traveling Double-Decker Train between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg you can enjoy a high comfort in modern train at affordable price. There are 8 compartments per each deck of the train. Each cabin has 4 sleeping berths (2 upper and 2 lower ones), a table, a mirror, storage for small items placed above each berth, two 220V sockets, individual lamps and stairs for getting on the upper berths. Storage below the lower berth has enough space for 2 big suitcases.
Important: Tall passengers (higher than 180 cm) may not be comfortable traveling in a double-decker train due to the smaller compartment, berths and lower ceilings (2.1 m versus 2.5 m in a standard carriage)

Schedule of Double-Decker Trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
21:50 06:06 08h 16min 026А Smena-A. Betancourt (Double-Decker) 45 USD
22:07 06:30 08h 23min 172В 50 USD
23:00 06:30 07h 30min 006А St. Petersburg - Moscow (Double-Decker) 51 USD

Regular Trains

Regular Train is historically the first class of trains, nowadays is the most common type of train in Russia that can take you to almost everywhere, slow and reliable. Such trains run at a speed of about 60-80 km/h and make stops at all (or most) stations on their route. Stops can be either for 1-5 minutes, or for 20-30 and even for an hour and a half. Check the train route and duration of stops using the ROUTE button next to each train.

Regular Trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg depart 13 times a day, covering the whole route from 04h 00min to 18h 04min.

Regular Trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg have the following numbers: 034А, 059Г, 264Щ, 030А, 170В, 082В, 089Ж, 135С, 120В, 146У, 028А, 288А, 220А, 128А, 280А, 049Ч, 121С, 132Г, 216С, 160В, 206У, 056А, 290А, 247С, 242А, 076А, 217В, 162А, 244С, 258А, 208У, 298Ч, 203Ж, 282А, 016Ч, 224А, 266В, 173Й, 210А, 264А, 296С, 240Ч, 276Ч, 195Й, 284В, 268А, 200А, 173Ж, 223С, 262А, 185Ж, 222А, 480С, 277Й, 214А, 236А, 246С, 215С, 252А, 276А, 259С, 228А, 034У, 032У, 112А, 016А, 480Э, 176Ч, 244А, 092А, 232У, 107Й, 757Н, 713Й, 836Ч, 726Ч, 712М, 114С

Interesting fact: at long stops, passengers of Regular Trains often go to the platform and buy traditional pies or local crafts from Babushkas on the platform.
Important: at stops, do not go far from the train! You may not notice the train departing and your personal belongings will go on a trip without you, and you can stay at this station for several hours or even days. Your ticket will not be valid for traveling on the next train and you will have to buy a new ticket at the box office of this station. The staff does not speak any language other than Russian.

Tickets for the Regular Train are usually cheaper (compared to other classes of trains or plane tickets). Regular Train on the route from Moscow to Saint-Petersburg have the following ticket classes:

  • 2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 25 USD
  • Sitting (Basic) - from 30 USD
  • 3-сl. open sleeping - from 33 USD
  • Sitting (Standard) - from 34 USD
  • Sitting (Economy class) - from 36 USD
  • 4-сl. open sitting - from 37 USD
  • Плацкартный - from 46 USD
  • 1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 50 USD
  • Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 55 USD
  • Купе - from 63 USD
  • 2-сl. sleeping compt. (comfort) - from 68 USD
  • Sitting (Business class) - from 71 USD
  • Sitting (Family class) - from 75 USD
  • Sitting (Bistro car) - from 76 USD
  • Sitting (First class) - from 181 USD
  • Sitting (Compartment-Suite) - from 493 USD
  • Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 1140 USD

Schedule of Regular Trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
00:09 09:50 09h 41min 215С 50 USD
00:09 09:50 09h 41min 114С 63 USD
00:09 09:19 09h 10min 296С 47 USD
00:09 09:50 09h 41min 216С 49 USD
00:33 09:05 08h 32min 059Г Volga 46 USD
00:41 09:13 08h 32min 016А arctic 51 USD
00:41 09:13 08h 32min 016Ч 58 USD
01:15 10:04 08h 49min 030А 45 USD
01:16 15:05 13h 49min 223С 46 USD
01:25 10:33 09h 08min 128А 30 USD
01:25 10:18 08h 53min 112А 54 USD
01:53 10:35 08h 42min 162А 36 USD
01:53 12:05 10h 12min 264А 55 USD
02:05 12:07 10h 02min 266В 56 USD
02:05 14:09 12h 04min 284В 48 USD
02:05 12:07 10h 02min 236А 56 USD
02:05 12:20 10h 15min 252А 49 USD
02:20 12:07 09h 47min 280А 40 USD
02:30 14:09 11h 39min 276А 48 USD
03:25 10:25 07h 00min 082В 55 USD
03:37 11:40 08h 03min 049Ч 75 USD
03:43 12:25 08h 42min 089Ж 54 USD
04:02 12:40 08h 38min 228А 47 USD
04:02 12:40 08h 38min 298Ч 36 USD
04:15 12:30 08h 15min 276Ч 52 USD
07:52 16:05 08h 13min 200А 31 USD
09:20 13:20 04h 00min 757Н Sapsan 55 USD
10:53 18:25 07h 32min 176Ч 25 USD
10:53 18:25 07h 32min 076А 51 USD
12:10 21:05 08h 55min 259С 45 USD
12:10 21:05 08h 55min 203Ж 53 USD
12:11 20:31 08h 20min 258А 34 USD
12:45 21:50 09h 05min 246С 38 USD
12:45 21:50 09h 05min 247С 51 USD
12:45 21:50 09h 05min 244С 47 USD
13:06 21:50 08h 44min 268А 48 USD
13:57 04:20 14h 23min 173Ж 55 USD
14:58 19:24 04h 26min 712М Strizh 49 USD
14:58 19:24 04h 26min 713Й Strizh 53 USD
15:10 22:35 07h 25min 836Ч Lastochka 34 USD
15:20 04:13 12h 53min 195Й 70 USD
15:21 22:20 06h 59min 726Ч Lastochka 34 USD
16:00 00:29 08h 29min 160В 33 USD
16:20 01:20 09h 00min 262А 37 USD
16:20 01:20 09h 00min 242А 50 USD
16:20 01:18 08h 58min 244А 30 USD
16:20 04:20 12h 00min 208У 44 USD
16:55 01:45 08h 50min 092А 82 USD
16:55 02:01 09h 06min 206У 111 USD
18:39 04:20 09h 41min 264Щ 55 USD
18:45 04:35 09h 50min 210А 51 USD
18:45 04:35 09h 50min 290А 46 USD
18:57 04:20 09h 23min 480С 50 USD
18:57 04:54 09h 57min 480Э 48 USD
18:57 04:20 09h 23min 173Й 47 USD
19:01 04:20 09h 19min 282А 47 USD
20:57 05:01 08h 04min 121С 52 USD
20:57 05:01 08h 04min 135С 80 USD
21:21 07:19 09h 58min 120В 46 USD
21:24 05:19 07h 55min 220А 44 USD
21:42 14:00 16h 18min 217В 40 USD
21:50 06:06 08h 16min 224А 32 USD
21:57 05:32 07h 35min 107Й Samara 53 USD
21:57 10:35 12h 38min 240Ч 55 USD
22:07 06:47 08h 40min 056А 45 USD
22:07 09:53 11h 46min 288А 30 USD
22:07 10:44 12h 37min 214А 36 USD
22:07 10:37 12h 30min 170В 44 USD
22:15 05:39 07h 24min 034У 32 USD
22:15 05:39 07h 24min 034А Baltic Express 44 USD
22:21 06:16 07h 55min 132Г 45 USD
22:21 06:16 07h 55min 146У 33 USD
22:35 06:40 08h 05min 222А 47 USD
22:35 06:40 08h 05min 028А 43 USD
23:09 09:50 10h 41min 277Й 49 USD
23:09 08:00 08h 51min 185Ж 55 USD
23:10 05:49 06h 39min 032У 56 USD
23:10 05:45 06h 35min 232У 62 USD

Classes of tickets on trains between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg

1-сl. sleeping compt.

Air-conditioned compartment with two comfortable beds. Bed linen is included. Depending on the type of the carriage, meal-set, travel-kit, TV, newspapers might be availiable.


2-сl. sleeping compt.

2-class is one of the most popular type of the compartment due to the best correlation of price and comfort. The air-conditioned compartment are equipped with four comfortable beds. Bed linen is included. Depending on the carriage, meal, travel-kit, TV, newspapers might be availiable.


2-сl. sleeping compt. (comfort)

2-class is one of the most popular type of the compartment due to the best correlation of price and comfort. The air-conditioned compartment are equipped with four comfortable beds and personal sockets. Bed linen is included. Depending on the carriage, meal, travel-kit, TV, newspapers might be availiable.


3-сl. open sleeping

3-Class Open Sleeping also known as "Platzkart" or "Hostel Sleeping", the open type carriage with couchettes, is one of the cheapest options to travel by rail. The Plazlkart is rather comfortable and gives an opportunity to travel in a big company, mix with locals and chat with neighbours all the time.


4-сl. open sitting

Carriage with open seating area, used for relatively short journeys. This may include plaid, newspaper, meal, travel kit and air conditioning.


De Luxe sleeping

Journey in a deluxe compartment lets you to relax and enjoy the views. Air-conditioned compartment with two comfortable beds is equipped with the private bathroom. Meal, travel kit, press, bed linen are included in the price. The cabin is designed for two people, however it is possible to purchase both seats in your compartment and travel alone.


Sitting (Basic)

Carriage with open seating area, used for relatively short journeys. This may include plaid, newspaper, meal, travel kit and air conditioning.


Sitting (Bistro car)

Table seats with comfortable adjustable textile chairs, arranged two by two, with individual reading lights, four TVs and two power sockets per coach. Ticket price includes around 2000 Russian Rubles (about 35$) to make purchases of hot meals, snacks and drinks offered onboard the train.


Sitting (Business class)

The cost of business class ticket is slightly different from the price of an economy class, but the list of services included in the ticket may surprise even the experienced traveler. The layout sof eats in business class is two by two. Each of the leather seats is adjustable and have reclining backs, folding tables, footrest and armrest as well as an individual reading light. WiFi is available free of charge throughout the trip. Newspapers, travel-kit, cold and hot drinks, as well as hot meal is included.


Sitting (Conference compt.)

The conference cabin is suitable for traveling in a group upto four people and it's compulsory to buy tickets for the entire cabin. There is a separate entrance to the cabin. The conference room provides 4 wide leather seats arranged around a table, with armrests and footrests, individual reading lights, mini bar, free Wi-Fi, travel-kit with pillow and blanket. The cabin is equipped with the multifunctional TV display, power sockets and a mini-sofa. 
One hot meal with non-alcoholic drinks is included in the ticket price, plus such tickets provide free access to the Business Lounges on the train stations. 


Sitting (Economy class)

Comfortable adjustable textile seats arranged two by two, with armrests and footrests (except table seats), individual reading lights, foldable tables, built-in audio modules 
four TVs and two power sockets per coach. Meals are not included but snacks and drinks can be purchased at extra charge.


Sitting (Economy+ class)

Comfortable adjustable textile seats arranged two by two, with armrests and footrests (except table seats), individual reading lights, foldable tables, built-in audio modules 
four TVs and two power sockets per coach. Cold snack in included in the ticket price.


Sitting (First class)

First class offers wide leather seats, reclining almost horizontally, in 2+1 layout, with lot of room for each traveler, individual outlets, footrests and plenty of legroom. These can be faced in the direction the train is heading. The seats are equipped with individual reading lights, personal TV-sets & built-in audio modules, foldable tables. Free Wi-Fi, travel-kit with a pillow and blanket, individual power sockets, one hot meal are offered onboard.


Sitting (Standard)

Comfortable adjustable textile seats arranged two by two, with armrests and footrests (except table seats), individual reading lights, foldable tables, built-in audio modules 
four TVs and two power sockets per coach. Meals are not included but snacks and drinks can be purchased at extra charge.


Popular trains on a route Moscow - Saint-Petersburg

748А, Nevskiy Express high-speed train High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 13:40 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 17:45
Travel Time - 04h 05min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Basic) - from 53 USD


752А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 05:45 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 09:15
Travel Time - 03h 30min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


754А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 06:50 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 10:45
Travel Time - 03h 55min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


756А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 07:00 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 11:04
Travel Time - 04h 04min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


760А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 09:40 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 13:30
Travel Time - 03h 50min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


766А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 13:30 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 17:25
Travel Time - 03h 55min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


768А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 15:30 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 19:30
Travel Time - 04h 00min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


770А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 15:40 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 19:40
Travel Time - 04h 00min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


772А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 17:30 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 21:16
Travel Time - 03h 46min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


774А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 17:40 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 21:35
Travel Time - 03h 55min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


776А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 19:30 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 23:25
Travel Time - 03h 55min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


778А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 19:40 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 23:44
Travel Time - 04h 04min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


780А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 21:00 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 00:35
Travel Time - 03h 35min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


764А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 11:40 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 15:26
Travel Time - 03h 46min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


762А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Moscow at 11:30 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 15:16
Travel Time - 03h 46min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


032А, Lev Tolstoy Luxury Train

Departing from Moscow at 23:10 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 05:49
Travel Time - 06h 39min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 110 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 144 USD
De Luxe sleeping - from 479 USD


054Ч, Grand Express Luxury Train

Departing from Moscow at 23:40 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 08:36
Travel Time - 08h 56min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 55 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 86 USD
De Luxe sleeping - from 356 USD


002А, Red Arrow Luxury Train

Departing from Moscow at 23:55 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 07:55
Travel Time - 08h 00min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 59 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 96 USD
De Luxe sleeping - from 259 USD


020У, Megapolis Luxury Train

Departing from Moscow at 00:20 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 08:59
Travel Time - 08h 39min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 46 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 54 USD


004А, Express Luxury Train

Departing from Moscow at 23:30 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 08:30
Travel Time - 09h 00min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 45 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 71 USD
De Luxe sleeping - from 247 USD


034А, Baltic Express Regular Train

Departing from Moscow at 22:15 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 05:39
Travel Time - 07h 24min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 44 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 60 USD


016А, arctic Regular Train

Departing from Moscow at 00:41 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 09:13
Travel Time - 08h 32min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 51 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 61 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 162 USD


059Г, Volga Regular Train

Departing from Moscow at 00:33 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 09:05
Travel Time - 08h 32min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 46 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 56 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. (comfort) - from 68 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 127 USD


107Й, Samara Regular Train

Departing from Moscow at 21:57 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 05:32
Travel Time - 07h 35min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Basic) - from 53 USD
3-сl. open sleeping - from 92 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 101 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 170 USD


757Н, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Moscow at 09:20 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 13:20
Travel Time - 04h 00min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 55 USD
Sitting (Standard) - from 55 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Family class) - from 75 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 76 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 91 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 181 USD
Sitting (Compartment-Suite) - from 493 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 1140 USD


713Й, Strizh Regular Train

Departing from Moscow at 14:58 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 19:24
Travel Time - 04h 26min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Basic) - from 53 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 59 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 72 USD


836Ч, Lastochka Regular Train

Departing from Moscow at 15:10 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 22:35
Travel Time - 07h 25min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 34 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 36 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 71 USD


726Ч, Lastochka Regular Train

Departing from Moscow at 15:21 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 22:20
Travel Time - 06h 59min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 34 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 36 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 71 USD


712М, Strizh Regular Train

Departing from Moscow at 14:58 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 19:24
Travel Time - 04h 26min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Basic) - from 49 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 50 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 55 USD


026А, Smena-A. Betancourt (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train

Departing from Moscow at 21:50 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 06:06
Travel Time - 08h 16min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 45 USD


172В, Moscow - St. Petersburg (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train

Departing from Moscow at 22:07 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 06:30
Travel Time - 08h 23min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 50 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 104 USD


006А, St. Petersburg - Moscow (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train

Departing from Moscow at 23:00 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 06:30
Travel Time - 07h 30min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 51 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 62 USD


Recommended trains

Recommended High-Speed Trains

Recommended cheapest High-Speed train between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg:

748А, Nevskiy Express high-speed train  High-Speed Train
Departing from Moscow at 13:40 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 17:45
Travel Time - 04h 05min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Basic) - from 53 USD


 

Recommended most comfortable, fastest High-Speed train between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg:

752А, Sapsan  High-Speed Train
Departing from Moscow at 05:45 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 09:15
Travel Time - 03h 30min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 63 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 99 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 190 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 810 USD


 

Recommended Luxury Trains

Recommended cheapest Luxury train between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg:

004А, Express  Luxury Train
Departing from Moscow at 23:30 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 08:30
Travel Time - 09h 00min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 45 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 71 USD
De Luxe sleeping - from 247 USD


 

Recommended most comfortable, fastest Luxury train between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg:

032А, Lev Tolstoy  Luxury Train
Departing from Moscow at 23:10 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 05:49
Travel Time - 06h 39min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 110 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 144 USD
De Luxe sleeping - from 479 USD


 

Recommended Regular Trains

Recommended cheapest Regular train between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg:

176Ч,   Regular Train
Departing from Moscow at 10:53 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 18:25
Travel Time - 07h 32min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 25 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 71 USD


 

Recommended most comfortable, fastest Regular train between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg:

757Н, Sapsan  Regular Train
Departing from Moscow at 09:20 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 13:20
Travel Time - 04h 00min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 55 USD
Sitting (Standard) - from 55 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 59 USD
Sitting (Family class) - from 75 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 76 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 91 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 181 USD
Sitting (Compartment-Suite) - from 493 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 1140 USD


 

Recommended Double-Decker Trains

Recommended cheapest Double-Decker train between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg:

026А, Smena-A. Betancourt (Double-Decker)  Double-Decker Train
Departing from Moscow at 21:50 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 06:06
Travel Time - 08h 16min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 45 USD


 

Recommended most comfortable Double-Decker train between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg:

172В, Moscow - St. Petersburg (Double-Decker)  Double-Decker Train
Departing from Moscow at 22:07 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 06:30
Travel Time - 08h 23min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 50 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 104 USD


 

Recommended fastest Double-Decker train between Moscow and Saint-Petersburg:

006А, St. Petersburg - Moscow (Double-Decker)  Double-Decker Train
Departing from Moscow at 23:00 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 06:30
Travel Time - 07h 30min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 51 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 62 USD


 

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