Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki train

Cheap train tickets from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Cheapest

£52

Average

£52

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

VR
17:30Saint-Petersburg3h27 20:57Helsinki
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£521One-way
VR
03:40Saint-Petersburg3h27 07:07Helsinki
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£521One-way

Train schedule Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki

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03:40Saint-Petersburg3h27 07:07Helsinki
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17:30Saint-Petersburg3h27 20:57Helsinki
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Fastest train times from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki

Showing times and prices for 27 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 27 m

Average

3 h 27 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

301 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Saint-Petersburg for Helsinki every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

VR
17:30Saint-Petersburg3h27 20:57Helsinki
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£521One-way
VR
03:40Saint-Petersburg3h27 07:07Helsinki
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£521One-way

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Overview: Train from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki

distanceDistance186 miles (300 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price£53 (€59)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesVR

Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki cover the 186 miles (300 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 27 min with our travel partners like VR. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £53, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £53.

Travel Tips: Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki

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FAQs

Travel between Saint-Petersburg, Russia and Helsinki, Finland by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Finland from Russia?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Russia

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Finland from Saint-Petersburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Helsinki, Finland?

All travellers in Finland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 23/05/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Saint-Petersburg and Helsinki as this information can change.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Helsinki to Saint-Petersburg is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Russia from Finland?

Reentry to Russia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Finland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Russia from Helsinki?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Saint-Petersburg, Russia?

The government of Russia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 25/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Helsinki to Saint-Petersburg train here.

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Saint-Petersburg and Helsinki for as low as £53  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy tickets for this journey in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki train prices are on average £53  one way.
The Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki train distance is approximately 186 miles (300 km).
On average the Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki train time is 2 h 27 min  covering the 186 miles (300 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
If you're looking for trains from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki, you can rely on VR to get you to Helsinki. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The first Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki train departs at 17: 30   and the last train from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki leaves at 17: 30. Check out the most up-to-date Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki is on average £53 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Helsinki from Saint-Petersburg available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Saint-Petersburg
Helsinki
The major railway station for departures from Saint-Petersburg is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your trip between Saint-Petersburg and Helsinki.

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