St Petersburg - Train Tickets & City Guide

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St Petersburg by train - City guide & train tickets

What is the name of the main station in St Petersburg? 
If you are coming from or going to Finland or or other north / west destinations the train station is St Petersburg Finlya. For most other destinations you use the Moskovskiy station.

Can you walk from the station to the (old) city centre? 
Both stations are connected to the city centre by metro.

Which hotels do you recommend near the station?  
Check our list of recommend hotels near the station. 

Which trains run to St Petersburg? 

Are there direct trains to major cities nearby? 
Yes, to Helsinki, Murmansk, Moscow and many other destinations both within and outside Russia.

Do you offer all train tickets to St Petersburg? 
Yes, we offer all train tickets - always the best price, no booking fees and e-tickets! 

About St Petersburg
St Petersburg is also called Venice of the North or Venice on the Baltic Sea. This beautiful Russian city is definitely recommended on your trip to or even through Russia. The immense Hermitage with huge collection is one of the reasons for a visit.

St Petersburg Finlya - Info


  • Wifi: yes
  • Lockers/luggage depot: yes
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes

To the city centre

  • Walking: the center is about 1 km from the railway station
  • Tram: no
  • Bus: yes
  • Taxi: yes

Finding your platform:

  • On each platform and in the departure hall there are screens on which the departing trains are listed.

Finding your carriage:

  • If you have a reserved seat, you can find the right spot on the platform where the carriage stops, by looking at the board of train compositions that can be found on any platform.

St Petersburg Finlya - Hotels near the station

Find cheap hotels with good ratings in St Petersburg

• Walking distance from the train station • Rating: 8+
Hotel near the railway station of 
    St Petersburg

Empire Park Hotel***

The Empire Park Saint Petersburg is an attractive hotel, with modern interiors. Use it as a cosy and comfortable base to visit the Aurora cruiser museum and all the sites in town. Enjoy the lovely garden and the free Wi-Fi.

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St Petersburg Finlya - Rental cars

Cheap rental cars near St Petersburg train station

Cheap rental cars near the 
    St Petersburg
    railway station

Rental Cars

Rental car companies, among others: Hertz, Avis, Sixt, Rentmotors

Rail Map - Russia

Rail Map - Russia

Trains in Russia

Find all popular trains in Russia. Within Russia you can travel with the Sapsan trains. The Sapsan is a high speed train between Moscow and St. Petersburg. It has first and second class and meal services on board the train. The train tickets can be booked 60 days in advance.