Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Kursk depart 3 times a day. Departure of the first train a day - at 00:11, the last - 18:16. Travel time between Saint-Petersburg and Kursk takes from 13h 25min to 19h 35min. Train tickets from Saint-Petersburg to Kursk cost from 35 USD to 101 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 Saint-Petersburg and Kursk: 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.
|Departure time||Arrival time||Travel time||Train||Train category||Price from|
|00:11||18:16||18h 05min||119А||Regular Train||35 USD|
|20:06||09:31||13h 25min||081А||Regular Train||44 USD|
|22:41||18:16||19h 35min||015А Arctic||Regular Train||52 USD|
Yes there are direct trains departing from and arriving to . Trains depart 3 times a day.
Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Kursk depart from and arrive to .
The fastest train is 081А , departing at 20:06 from Moskovskiy Railway station and arriving to Kursk. Travel time of the fastest train 081А - 13h 25min. Tickets cost from 44 USD.
The cheapest train is 119А , departing at 00:11 from Moskovskiy Railway station, traveling for 18h 05min and arriving to Kursk at 18:16. Tickets for this train cost from 35 USD.
Travel time between Saint-Petersburg and Kursk takes from 13h 25min to 19h 35min, depending on a train and date.
Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Kursk depart from . The first train a day departs at 00:11.
Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Kursk arrive to .
Train tickets from Saint-Petersburg to Kursk usually cost from 35 USD to 101 USD per passenger depending on a train, ticket class and date of travel.
Ticket fares for Saint-Petersburg to Kursk 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 35 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 Saint-Petersburg to Kursk 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.
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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 Saint-Petersburg and Kursk depart 3 times a day, covering the whole route from 13h 05min to 20h 30min.
Regular Trains between Saint-Petersburg and Kursk have the following numbers: 119А, 081А, 015А
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 Saint-Petersburg to Kursk have the following ticket classes:
|Departure time||Arrival time||Travel time||Train||Price from|
|00:11||18:16||18h 05min||119А||35 USD|
|20:06||09:31||13h 25min||081А||44 USD|
|22:41||18:16||19h 35min||015А Arctic||52 USD|
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-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.
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.
Carriage with open seating area, used for relatively short journeys. This may include plaid, newspaper, meal, travel kit and air conditioning.
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 22:41 - arriving at Kursk at 18:16
Travel Time - 19h 35min
3-сl. open sleeping - from 52 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 62 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 101 USD
Recommended cheapest Regular train between Saint-Petersburg and Kursk:
119А, Regular Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 00:11 - arriving at Kursk at 18:16
Travel Time - 18h 05min
Sitting (Basic) - from 35 USD
3-сl. open sleeping - from 43 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 65 USD
Recommended most comfortable, fastest Regular train between Saint-Petersburg and Kursk:
081А, Regular Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 20:06 - arriving at Kursk at 09:31
Travel Time - 13h 25min
Sitting (Basic) - from 44 USD
3-сl. open sleeping - from 60 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 101 USD
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