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Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow

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Railroad route Saint-Petersburg - Moscow overview

Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow depart 82 times a day. Departure of the first train a day - at 00:11, the last - 23:24. Travel time between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow takes from 03h 46min to 16h 35min. Train tickets from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow cost from 28 USD to 968 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 Moscow: 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 September 2020.

Departure and Arrival stations

Departure 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))

Arrival station:

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


Complete schedule of trains from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Train category Price from
00:11 09:33 09h 22min 119А Regular Train 50 USD
00:16 10:21 10h 05min 479А Regular Train 52 USD
00:35 10:07 09h 32min 265А Regular Train 52 USD
00:37 10:07 09h 30min 205У Regular Train 64 USD
00:40 10:07 09h 27min 279А Regular Train 41 USD
01:05 09:37 08h 32min 034В Regular Train 34 USD
01:05 09:30 08h 25min 223А Regular Train 34 USD
01:05 09:37 08h 32min 033У Regular Train 34 USD
01:15 11:20 10h 05min 055А Regular Train 53 USD
01:30 13:30 12h 00min 261А Regular Train 67 USD
01:39 12:22 10h 43min 251А Regular Train 32 USD
01:45 11:47 10h 02min 161А Regular Train 34 USD
01:45 11:47 10h 02min 171В St. Petersburg - Moscow (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train 52 USD
01:53 08:59 07h 06min 031У Regular Train 63 USD
01:53 09:19 07h 26min 031А Lev Tolstoy Luxury Train 77 USD
01:58 09:30 07h 32min 231В Regular Train 55 USD
02:04 10:16 08h 12min 160А Regular Train 28 USD
02:10 11:54 09h 44min 255А Regular Train 54 USD
02:30 13:45 11h 15min 243А Regular Train 48 USD
05:30 09:16 03h 46min 751А Sapsan Regular Train 64 USD
06:40 10:50 04h 10min 755А Sapsan Regular Train 64 USD
06:53 11:03 04h 10min 753А Sapsan Regular Train 58 USD
07:45 19:40 11h 55min 257А Regular Train 38 USD
08:18 12:26 04h 08min 759А Sapsan Regular Train 64 USD
08:30 12:40 04h 10min 757А Sapsan Regular Train 64 USD
09:20 17:30 08h 10min 075А Regular Train 53 USD
11:10 14:56 03h 46min 763А Sapsan Regular Train 85 USD
12:11 21:57 09h 46min 195А Regular Train 57 USD
12:11 21:57 09h 46min 185В Regular Train 57 USD
12:11 22:09 09h 58min 227А Regular Train 55 USD
12:11 04:00 15h 49min 301А Regular Train 34 USD
12:31 21:33 09h 02min 049А Regular Train 72 USD
12:51 22:33 09h 42min 131Г Regular Train 59 USD
12:51 22:33 09h 42min 145А Regular Train 57 USD
13:00 16:58 03h 58min 765А Sapsan Regular Train 64 USD
14:20 00:54 10h 34min 199Ч Regular Train 33 USD
15:07 19:05 03h 58min 767А Sapsan Regular Train 64 USD
15:15 04:02 12h 47min 121А Regular Train 30 USD
15:16 21:58 06h 42min 725Ч Lastochka Regular Train 47 USD
15:17 19:16 03h 59min 769А Sapsan Regular Train 128 USD
15:26 04:56 13h 30min 207У Regular Train 49 USD
15:27 19:38 04h 11min 747А Nevsky Express High-Speed Train 108 USD
15:46 03:36 11h 50min 135А Regular Train 75 USD
16:22 02:12 09h 50min 297А Regular Train 37 USD
16:53 20:57 04h 04min 771Н Sapsan Regular Train 48 USD
17:03 21:03 04h 00min 773А Sapsan Regular Train 56 USD
17:18 01:12 07h 54min 059А Volga Regular Train 72 USD
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 173Ч Regular Train 39 USD
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 277Ч Regular Train 43 USD
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 173А Regular Train 58 USD
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 259А Regular Train 49 USD
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 203В Regular Train 49 USD
17:55 04:20 10h 25min 269А Regular Train 55 USD
18:08 03:29 09h 21min 223Ы Regular Train 43 USD
18:25 04:18 09h 53min 215А Regular Train 50 USD
18:30 04:26 09h 56min 219А Regular Train 55 USD
18:50 11:25 16h 35min 217А Regular Train 42 USD
19:00 23:10 04h 10min 775А Sapsan Regular Train 64 USD
19:14 23:24 04h 10min 777А Sapsan Regular Train 72 USD
19:21 04:40 09h 19min 275У Regular Train 32 USD
19:21 04:56 09h 35min 267А Regular Train 45 USD
19:55 03:42 07h 47min 081А Regular Train 50 USD
20:00 05:00 09h 00min 287А Regular Train 32 USD
20:00 03:35 07h 35min 275А Regular Train 55 USD
20:14 04:18 08h 04min 295Ч Regular Train 30 USD
20:16 04:12 07h 56min 089А Regular Train 79 USD
20:31 05:31 09h 00min 169В Regular Train 46 USD
20:37 04:13 07h 36min 271Ч Regular Train 55 USD
20:50 00:38 03h 48min 779А Sapsan Regular Train 64 USD
21:18 05:14 07h 56min 289А Regular Train 51 USD
21:20 05:21 08h 01min 127А Regular Train 35 USD
21:42 05:49 08h 07min 029А Regular Train 34 USD
21:55 06:07 08h 12min 025А Smena-A. Betancourt (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train 46 USD
21:55 06:04 08h 09min 209А Regular Train 49 USD
22:18 06:46 08h 28min 239А Regular Train 57 USD
22:29 06:45 08h 16min 005А Sankt-Peterburg Moskva dvuhetazhniy Regular Train 46 USD
22:41 07:25 08h 44min 015А Arctic Regular Train 66 USD
22:41 06:50 08h 09min 015Ч Regular Train 65 USD
22:50 07:07 08h 17min 019У Megapolis Regular Train 59 USD
23:04 06:46 07h 42min 247А Regular Train 55 USD
23:04 06:46 07h 42min 245А Regular Train 50 USD
23:04 06:46 07h 42min 263А Regular Train 50 USD
23:10 07:19 08h 09min 111А Regular Train 56 USD
23:36 07:19 07h 43min 027А Regular Train 47 USD
23:49 08:14 08h 25min 053Ч Grand Express Regular Train 72 USD
23:55 07:55 08h 00min 001А Red Arrow Regular Train 74 USD

Frequently Asked Questions about trains between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow

Yes there are direct trains departing from 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)) and arriving to Moscow Kurskiy Railway station (Москва (Курский Вокзал)), Moscow Leningradskiy Railway station (Москва (Ленинградский Вокзал)), Moscow Rizhskiy Railway station (Москва (Рижский Вокзал)), Moscow Kievskiy Railway station (Москва (Киевский Вокзал)). Trains depart 82 times a day.

Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow depart from 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)) and arrive to Moscow Kurskiy Railway station (Москва (Курский Вокзал)), Moscow Leningradskiy Railway station (Москва (Ленинградский Вокзал)), Moscow Rizhskiy Railway station (Москва (Рижский Вокзал)), Moscow Kievskiy Railway station (Москва (Киевский Вокзал)).

The fastest train is 763А Sapsan, departing at 11:10 from Moskovskiy Railway station and arriving to Leningradskiy Railway station. Travel time of the fastest train 763А Sapsan - 03h 46min. Tickets cost from 85 USD.

The cheapest train is 160А , departing at 02:04 from Ladozhskiy Railway station, traveling for 08h 12min and arriving to Leningradskiy Railway station at 10:16. Tickets for this train cost from 28 USD.

Travel time between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow takes from 03h 46min to 16h 35min, depending on a train and date.

 

Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow depart from 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 first train a day departs at 00:11.

Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow arrive to Moscow Kurskiy Railway station (Москва (Курский Вокзал)), Moscow Leningradskiy Railway station (Москва (Ленинградский Вокзал)), Moscow Rizhskiy Railway station (Москва (Рижский Вокзал)), Moscow Kievskiy Railway station (Москва (Киевский Вокзал)).

Train tickets from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow usually cost from 28 USD to 968 USD per passenger depending on a train, ticket class and date of travel.

Ticket fares for Saint-Petersburg to Moscow 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 28 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 Moscow 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 Saint-Petersburg and Moscow

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 between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow depart 2 times a day, passing the entire route for 04h 03min - 04h 27min.

High-Speed Trains between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow have the following numbers: 747А.

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 Saint-Petersburg to Moscow have the following ticket classes:

  • Sitting (Basic) - from 108 USD

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
15:27 19:38 04h 11min 747А Nevsky Express 108 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 between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow depart 2 times a day, passing the entire route for 07h 06min - 07h 34min.

Luxury Trains between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow have the following numbers: 031А.

Interesting fact: Luxury Trains between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow 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 Saint-Petersburg and Moscow have the following ticket classes:

  • 2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 77 USD
  • 1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 150 USD
  • De Luxe sleeping - from 499 USD

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
01:53 09:19 07h 26min 031А Lev Tolstoy 77 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 Saint-Petersburg and Moscow depart 2 times a day, passing the entire route for 08h 09min - 12h 09min.

Interesting fact: Traveling Double-Decker Train between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow 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 Saint-Petersburg and Moscow

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
01:45 11:47 10h 02min 171В St. Petersburg - Moscow (Double-Decker) 52 USD
21:55 06:07 08h 12min 025А Smena-A. Betancourt (Double-Decker) 46 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 Saint-Petersburg and Moscow depart 64 times a day, covering the whole route from 03h 30min to 16h 48min.

Regular Trains between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow have the following numbers: 119А, 034В, 055А, 160А, 049А, 131Г, 121А, 081А, 089А, 029А, 027А, 145А, 135А, 219А, 287А, 127А, 169В, 297А, 005А, 205У, 215А, 289А, 217А, 267А, 209А, 251А, 161А, 203В, 247А, 075А, 275У, 015Ч, 279А, 243А, 231В, 207У, 255А, 257А, 295Ч, 173Ч, 269А, 173А, 185В, 239А, 261А, 195А, 199Ч, 223Ы, 275А, 301А, 479А, 259А, 227А, 265А, 263А, 277Ч, 271Ч, 245А, 223А, 031У, 033У, 111А, 751А, 753А, 755А, 757А, 759А, 765А, 767А, 769А, 773А, 775А, 777А, 779А, 763А, 725Ч, 771Н, 053Ч, 019У, 059А, 015А, 001А

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 Moscow have the following ticket classes:

  • 4-сl. open sitting - from 28 USD
  • 3-сl. open sleeping - from 30 USD
  • Sitting (Basic) - from 32 USD
  • 2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 36 USD
  • Sitting (Economy class) - from 47 USD
  • Sitting (Standard) - from 53 USD
  • 1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 55 USD
  • Sitting (Family class) - from 58 USD
  • Sitting (Bistro car) - from 62 USD
  • Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 65 USD
  • Sitting (Business class) - from 70 USD
  • 2-сl. sleeping compt. (comfort) - from 106 USD
  • Sitting (First class) - from 210 USD
  • Sitting (Compartment-Suite) - from 265 USD
  • De Luxe sleeping - from 299 USD
  • Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 783 USD

Schedule of Regular Trains between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
00:11 09:33 09h 22min 119А 50 USD
00:16 10:21 10h 05min 479А 52 USD
00:35 10:07 09h 32min 265А 52 USD
00:37 10:07 09h 30min 205У 64 USD
00:40 10:07 09h 27min 279А 41 USD
01:05 09:30 08h 25min 223А 34 USD
01:05 09:37 08h 32min 033У 34 USD
01:05 09:37 08h 32min 034В 34 USD
01:15 11:20 10h 05min 055А 53 USD
01:30 13:30 12h 00min 261А 67 USD
01:39 12:22 10h 43min 251А 32 USD
01:45 11:47 10h 02min 161А 34 USD
01:53 08:59 07h 06min 031У 63 USD
01:58 09:30 07h 32min 231В 55 USD
02:04 10:16 08h 12min 160А 28 USD
02:10 11:54 09h 44min 255А 54 USD
02:30 13:45 11h 15min 243А 48 USD
05:30 09:16 03h 46min 751А Sapsan 64 USD
06:40 10:50 04h 10min 755А Sapsan 64 USD
06:53 11:03 04h 10min 753А Sapsan 58 USD
07:45 19:40 11h 55min 257А 38 USD
08:18 12:26 04h 08min 759А Sapsan 64 USD
08:30 12:40 04h 10min 757А Sapsan 64 USD
09:20 17:30 08h 10min 075А 53 USD
11:10 14:56 03h 46min 763А Sapsan 85 USD
12:11 21:57 09h 46min 195А 57 USD
12:11 04:00 15h 49min 301А 34 USD
12:11 21:57 09h 46min 185В 57 USD
12:11 22:09 09h 58min 227А 55 USD
12:31 21:33 09h 02min 049А 72 USD
12:51 22:33 09h 42min 145А 57 USD
12:51 22:33 09h 42min 131Г 59 USD
13:00 16:58 03h 58min 765А Sapsan 64 USD
14:20 00:54 10h 34min 199Ч 33 USD
15:07 19:05 03h 58min 767А Sapsan 64 USD
15:15 04:02 12h 47min 121А 30 USD
15:16 21:58 06h 42min 725Ч Lastochka 47 USD
15:17 19:16 03h 59min 769А Sapsan 128 USD
15:26 04:56 13h 30min 207У 49 USD
15:46 03:36 11h 50min 135А 75 USD
16:22 02:12 09h 50min 297А 37 USD
16:53 20:57 04h 04min 771Н Sapsan 48 USD
17:03 21:03 04h 00min 773А Sapsan 56 USD
17:18 01:12 07h 54min 059А Volga 72 USD
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 259А 49 USD
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 277Ч 43 USD
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 173А 58 USD
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 203В 49 USD
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 173Ч 39 USD
17:55 04:20 10h 25min 269А 50 USD
18:08 03:29 09h 21min 223Ы 43 USD
18:25 04:18 09h 53min 215А 50 USD
18:30 04:26 09h 56min 219А 55 USD
18:50 11:25 16h 35min 217А 42 USD
19:00 23:10 04h 10min 775А Sapsan 64 USD
19:14 23:24 04h 10min 777А Sapsan 72 USD
19:21 04:40 09h 19min 275У 32 USD
19:21 04:56 09h 35min 267А 45 USD
19:55 03:42 07h 47min 081А 50 USD
20:00 05:00 09h 00min 287А 32 USD
20:00 03:35 07h 35min 275А 55 USD
20:14 04:18 08h 04min 295Ч 30 USD
20:16 04:12 07h 56min 089А 79 USD
20:31 05:31 09h 00min 169В 46 USD
20:37 04:13 07h 36min 271Ч 55 USD
20:50 00:38 03h 48min 779А Sapsan 64 USD
21:18 05:14 07h 56min 289А 51 USD
21:20 05:21 08h 01min 127А 35 USD
21:42 05:49 08h 07min 029А 34 USD
21:55 06:04 08h 09min 209А 49 USD
22:18 06:46 08h 28min 239А 57 USD
22:29 06:45 08h 16min 005А Sankt-Peterburg Moskva dvuhetazhniy 46 USD
22:41 06:50 08h 09min 015Ч 65 USD
22:41 07:25 08h 44min 015А Arctic 66 USD
22:50 07:07 08h 17min 019У Megapolis 59 USD
23:04 06:46 07h 42min 247А 55 USD
23:04 06:46 07h 42min 245А 50 USD
23:04 06:46 07h 42min 263А 50 USD
23:10 07:19 08h 09min 111А 56 USD
23:36 07:19 07h 43min 027А 47 USD
23:49 08:14 08h 25min 053Ч Grand Express 72 USD
23:55 07:55 08h 00min 001А Red Arrow 74 USD

Classes of tickets on trains between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow

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 Saint-Petersburg - Moscow

747А, Nevsky Express High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 15:27 - arriving at Moscow at 19:38
Travel Time - 04h 11min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Basic) - from 108 USD


031А, Lev Tolstoy Luxury Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 01:53 - arriving at Moscow at 09:19
Travel Time - 07h 26min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 77 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 150 USD
De Luxe sleeping - from 499 USD


005А, Sankt-Peterburg Moskva dvuhetazhniy Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 22:29 - arriving at Moscow at 06:45
Travel Time - 08h 16min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 46 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 85 USD


751А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 05:30 - arriving at Moscow at 09:16
Travel Time - 03h 46min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 64 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 65 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 72 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 105 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 110 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 212 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 968 USD


753А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 06:53 - arriving at Moscow at 11:03
Travel Time - 04h 10min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Economy class) - from 58 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 65 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 86 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 109 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 210 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 933 USD


755А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 06:40 - arriving at Moscow at 10:50
Travel Time - 04h 10min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 64 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 65 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 72 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 105 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 110 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 212 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 968 USD


757А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 08:30 - arriving at Moscow at 12:40
Travel Time - 04h 10min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 64 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 65 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 72 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 105 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 110 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 212 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 968 USD


759А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 08:18 - arriving at Moscow at 12:26
Travel Time - 04h 08min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 64 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 65 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 72 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 105 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 110 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 212 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 968 USD


765А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 13:00 - arriving at Moscow at 16:58
Travel Time - 03h 58min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 64 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 65 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 72 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 105 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 110 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 212 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 968 USD


767А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 15:07 - arriving at Moscow at 19:05
Travel Time - 03h 58min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 64 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 65 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 72 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 105 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 110 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 212 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 968 USD


769А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 15:17 - arriving at Moscow at 19:16
Travel Time - 03h 59min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Business class) - from 128 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 276 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 968 USD


773А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 17:03 - arriving at Moscow at 21:03
Travel Time - 04h 00min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Economy class) - from 56 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 128 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 240 USD


775А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 19:00 - arriving at Moscow at 23:10
Travel Time - 04h 10min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 64 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 65 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 72 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 105 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 110 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 212 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 968 USD


777А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 19:14 - arriving at Moscow at 23:24
Travel Time - 04h 10min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Economy class) - from 72 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 110 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 212 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 968 USD


779А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 20:50 - arriving at Moscow at 00:38
Travel Time - 03h 48min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 64 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 65 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 72 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 105 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 110 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 212 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 968 USD


763А, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 11:10 - arriving at Moscow at 14:56
Travel Time - 03h 46min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Economy class) - from 85 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 105 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 145 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 268 USD


725Ч, Lastochka Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 15:16 - arriving at Moscow at 21:58
Travel Time - 06h 42min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Economy class) - from 47 USD
Sitting (Standard) - from 53 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 70 USD


771Н, Sapsan Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 16:53 - arriving at Moscow at 20:57
Travel Time - 04h 04min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Economy class) - from 48 USD
Sitting (Family class) - from 58 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 62 USD
Sitting (Standard) - from 77 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 101 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 184 USD
Sitting (Compartment-Suite) - from 265 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 309 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 783 USD


053Ч, Grand Express Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 23:49 - arriving at Moscow at 08:14
Travel Time - 08h 25min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 72 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 106 USD
De Luxe sleeping - from 530 USD


019У, Megapolis Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 22:50 - arriving at Moscow at 07:07
Travel Time - 08h 17min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 59 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 99 USD


059А, Volga Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 17:18 - arriving at Moscow at 01:12
Travel Time - 07h 54min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 72 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. (comfort) - from 106 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 114 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 205 USD


015А, Arctic Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 22:41 - arriving at Moscow at 07:25
Travel Time - 08h 44min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 66 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 98 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 277 USD


001А, Red Arrow Regular Train

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

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 74 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 119 USD
De Luxe sleeping - from 299 USD


025А, Smena-A. Betancourt (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 21:55 - arriving at Moscow at 06:07
Travel Time - 08h 12min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 46 USD


171В, St. Petersburg - Moscow (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 01:45 - arriving at Moscow at 11:47
Travel Time - 10h 02min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 52 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 76 USD


Recommended trains

Recommended High-Speed Trains

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

747А, Nevsky Express  High-Speed Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 15:27 - arriving at Moscow at 19:38
Travel Time - 04h 11min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Basic) - from 108 USD


 

Recommended Luxury Trains

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

031А, Lev Tolstoy  Luxury Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 01:53 - arriving at Moscow at 09:19
Travel Time - 07h 26min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 77 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 150 USD
De Luxe sleeping - from 499 USD


 

Recommended Regular Trains

Recommended cheapest Regular train between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow:

160А,   Regular Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 02:04 - arriving at Moscow at 10:16
Travel Time - 08h 12min

Ticket classes:

4-сl. open sitting - from 28 USD
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 38 USD
3-сl. open sleeping - from 54 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 58 USD


 

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

751А, Sapsan  Regular Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 05:30 - arriving at Moscow at 09:16
Travel Time - 03h 46min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 64 USD
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 65 USD
Sitting (Economy class) - from 72 USD
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 105 USD
Sitting (Business class) - from 110 USD
Sitting (First class) - from 212 USD
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 968 USD


 

Recommended Double-Decker Trains

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

025А, Smena-A. Betancourt (Double-Decker)  Double-Decker Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 21:55 - arriving at Moscow at 06:07
Travel Time - 08h 12min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 46 USD


 

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

171В, St. Petersburg - Moscow (Double-Decker)  Double-Decker Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 01:45 - arriving at Moscow at 11:47
Travel Time - 10h 02min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 52 USD
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 76 USD


 

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