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.
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3 h 27 m
3 h 27 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||186 miles (300 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 27 min|
|Average train ticket price||£53 (€59)|
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 between Saint-Petersburg, Russia and Helsinki, Finland by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Russia
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Finland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
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
Reentry to Russia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Finland
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Russia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
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