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Moscow to St Petersburg by train
Fastest journey3hr 30m
Trains per day26
Avg. journey time4hr 57m
Travelling from Moscow to St Petersburg by train
Fast trains from Moscow to St Petersburg take around 3 hours and 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 629 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Moscow and St Petersburg.
1. Are there direct trains from Moscow to St Petersburg?
Direct trains from Moscow to St Petersburg have been found.
We usually find around 25 direct trains on the route from Moscow to St Petersburg every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 27 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Moscow to St Petersburg?
The Moscow to St Petersburg train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Moscow to St Petersburg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to St Petersburg is usually scheduled to depart Moscow around 05:40 and the last train is around 23:55. This is the same at the weekend.
When to book Moscow to St Petersburg train tickets?
Trains in Russia usually open for booking around 0 days in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Moscow to St Petersburg by train.
Which train companies operate between Moscow and St Petersburg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Moscow to St Petersburg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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