Search Russian Train Tickets

departure city
arrival city
Passengers

Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow

Route Rating:
9.3/10 based on 9365 reviews of travellers

Railroad route Saint-Petersburg - Moscow overview

Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow depart 32 times a day. Departure of the first train a day - at 00:11, the last - 23:45. Travel time between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow takes from 03h 30min to 16h 35min. Train tickets from Saint-Petersburg to Moscow cost from 34 EUR to 858 EUR, 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 February 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 58 EUR
00:37 10:07 09h 30min 205У Regular Train 69 EUR
00:40 10:07 09h 27min 279А Regular Train 50 EUR
01:05 09:30 08h 25min 034В Regular Train 45 EUR
01:15 11:20 10h 05min 055А Regular Train 57 EUR
01:30 13:30 12h 00min 261А Regular Train 73 EUR
01:39 12:22 10h 43min 251А Regular Train 34 EUR
01:45 11:47 10h 02min 171В St. Petersburg - Moscow (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train 57 EUR
01:45 11:47 10h 02min 161А Regular Train 37 EUR
01:53 09:19 07h 26min 031А Lev Tolstoy Luxury Train 103 EUR
02:04 10:16 08h 12min 160А Regular Train 54 EUR
02:10 11:54 09h 44min 255А Regular Train 55 EUR
02:30 13:45 11h 15min 243А Regular Train 53 EUR
05:30 09:00 03h 30min 751А Sapsan High-Speed Train 57 EUR
06:40 10:43 04h 03min 753А Sapsan High-Speed Train 57 EUR
06:50 10:52 04h 02min 755А Sapsan High-Speed Train 57 EUR
07:45 14:59 07h 14min 817Ч Lastochka High-Speed Train 60 EUR
07:45 19:40 11h 55min 257А Regular Train 42 EUR
09:00 12:58 03h 58min 757А Sapsan High-Speed Train 57 EUR
09:10 13:05 03h 55min 759А Sapsan High-Speed Train 57 EUR
09:20 18:17 08h 57min 075А Regular Train 62 EUR
11:00 14:46 03h 46min 761А Sapsan High-Speed Train 57 EUR
11:10 14:56 03h 46min 763А Sapsan High-Speed Train 114 EUR
11:35 18:17 06h 42min 723В Lastochka High-Speed Train 60 EUR
12:11 21:57 09h 46min 195А Regular Train 62 EUR
12:11 04:00 15h 49min 301А Regular Train 37 EUR
12:11 21:40 09h 29min 231В Regular Train 41 EUR
12:11 21:57 09h 46min 185В Regular Train 62 EUR
13:00 16:58 03h 58min 765А Sapsan High-Speed Train 57 EUR
13:10 17:15 04h 05min 747А Nevsky Express High-Speed Train 61 EUR
13:32 22:33 09h 01min 131Г Regular Train 37 EUR
13:32 22:33 09h 01min 145А Regular Train 62 EUR
13:32 21:33 08h 01min 049А Regular Train 57 EUR
13:58 21:52 07h 54min 815В Lastochka High-Speed Train 60 EUR
13:58 21:52 07h 54min 807Ч Lastochka High-Speed Train 60 EUR
13:58 21:52 07h 54min 813Ч Lastochka High-Speed Train 60 EUR
13:58 21:52 07h 54min 801В Lastochka High-Speed Train 60 EUR
14:20 00:54 10h 34min 199Ч Regular Train 36 EUR
14:30 23:45 09h 15min 107Ж Samara Regular Train 63 EUR
15:00 18:45 03h 45min 767А Sapsan High-Speed Train 57 EUR
15:10 18:59 03h 49min 769А Sapsan High-Speed Train 175 EUR
15:15 21:58 06h 43min 725Ч Lastochka High-Speed Train 60 EUR
15:26 04:56 13h 30min 207У Regular Train 53 EUR
16:05 02:12 10h 07min 297А Regular Train 38 EUR
16:32 03:52 11h 20min 135А Regular Train 61 EUR
16:32 03:52 11h 20min 121А Regular Train 78 EUR
17:00 20:57 03h 57min 771Н Sapsan High-Speed Train 58 EUR
17:10 21:02 03h 52min 773А Sapsan High-Speed Train 223 EUR
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 173Ч Regular Train 42 EUR
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 173А Regular Train 63 EUR
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 203В Regular Train 53 EUR
17:55 04:20 10h 25min 269А Regular Train 60 EUR
18:08 03:29 09h 21min 223Ы Regular Train 46 EUR
18:30 04:20 09h 50min 219А Regular Train 61 EUR
18:50 11:25 16h 35min 217А Regular Train 45 EUR
19:00 22:58 03h 58min 775А Sapsan High-Speed Train 57 EUR
19:10 23:13 04h 03min 777А Sapsan High-Speed Train 223 EUR
19:16 01:51 06h 35min 059А Volga Regular Train 44 EUR
19:21 04:56 09h 35min 267А Regular Train 61 EUR
19:21 04:40 09h 19min 275У Regular Train 35 EUR
20:00 03:35 07h 35min 275А Regular Train 60 EUR
20:06 03:47 07h 41min 081А Regular Train 64 EUR
20:32 04:12 07h 40min 089А Regular Train 57 EUR
20:37 04:18 07h 41min 215А Regular Train 58 EUR
20:37 04:18 07h 41min 295Ч Regular Train 82 EUR
21:00 00:35 03h 35min 779А Sapsan High-Speed Train 57 EUR
21:09 04:56 07h 47min 287А Regular Train 45 EUR
21:13 05:14 08h 01min 289А Regular Train 58 EUR
21:20 05:14 07h 54min 209А Regular Train 61 EUR
21:20 05:14 07h 54min 169В Regular Train 46 EUR
21:26 05:21 07h 55min 127А Regular Train 45 EUR
21:55 06:06 08h 11min 025А Smena-A. Betancourt (Double-Decker) Double-Decker Train 59 EUR
22:11 05:49 07h 38min 029А Regular Train 37 EUR
22:18 06:46 08h 28min 239А Regular Train 62 EUR
22:29 05:57 07h 28min 005А Sankt-Peterburg Moskva dvuhetazhniy Regular Train 59 EUR
22:41 06:50 08h 09min 015Ч Regular Train 71 EUR
22:41 06:50 08h 09min 015А Arktika Regular Train 39 EUR
22:50 07:07 08h 17min 019У Megapolis Luxury Train 77 EUR
23:04 06:46 07h 42min 247А Regular Train 57 EUR
23:30 08:30 09h 00min 003А Express Luxury Train 66 EUR
23:36 07:19 07h 43min 027А Regular Train 58 EUR
23:49 08:14 08h 25min 053Ч Grand-Express Luxury Train 108 EUR
23:55 07:55 08h 00min 001А Red Arrow Luxury Train 86 EUR

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 32 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 751А Sapsan, departing at 05:30 from Moskovskiy Railway station and arriving to Leningradskiy Railway station. Travel time of the fastest train 751А Sapsan - 03h 30min. Tickets cost from 57 EUR.

The cheapest train is 251А , departing at 01:39 from Moskovskiy Railway station, traveling for 10h 43min and arriving to Leningradskiy Railway station at 12:22. Tickets for this train cost from 34 EUR.

Travel time between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow takes from 03h 30min 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 34 EUR to 858 EUR 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 34 EUR 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 Sapsan, Nevsky Express, Lastochka between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow depart 14 times a day, passing the entire route for 03h 30min - 08h 47min.

High-Speed Trains between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow have the following numbers: 751А, 753А, 755А, 757А, 759А, 765А, 767А, 769А, 773А, 775А, 777А, 779А, 761А, 763А, 747А, 771Н, 807Ч, 813Ч, 815В, 801В, 725Ч, 723В, 817Ч, 835Р.

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 (Economy class) - from 57 EUR
  • Sitting (Standard) - from 58 EUR
  • Sitting (Basic) - from 61 EUR
  • Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 62 EUR
  • Sitting (Business class) - from 72 EUR
  • Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 EUR
  • Sitting (Family class) - from 89 EUR
  • Sitting (First class) - from 185 EUR
  • Sitting (Compartment-Suite) - from 612 EUR
  • Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 781 EUR

Schedule of High-Speed Trains between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
05:30 09:00 03h 30min 751А Sapsan 54 EUR
06:40 10:43 04h 03min 753А Sapsan 50 EUR
06:50 10:52 04h 02min 755А Sapsan 50 EUR
07:45 14:59 07h 14min 817Ч Lastochka 60 EUR
09:00 12:58 03h 58min 757А Sapsan 57 EUR
09:10 13:05 03h 55min 759А Sapsan 54 EUR
11:00 14:46 03h 46min 761А Sapsan 57 EUR
11:10 14:56 03h 46min 763А Sapsan 57 EUR
11:35 18:17 06h 42min 723В Lastochka 60 EUR
13:00 16:58 03h 58min 765А Sapsan 60 EUR
13:10 17:15 04h 05min 747А Nevsky Express 61 EUR
13:58 21:52 07h 54min 807Ч Lastochka 60 EUR
13:58 21:52 07h 54min 813Ч Lastochka 60 EUR
13:58 21:52 07h 54min 815В Lastochka 60 EUR
13:58 21:52 07h 54min 801В Lastochka 60 EUR
15:00 18:45 03h 45min 767А Sapsan 50 EUR
15:10 18:59 03h 49min 769А Sapsan 175 EUR
15:15 21:58 06h 43min 725Ч Lastochka 60 EUR
17:00 20:57 03h 57min 771Н Sapsan 58 EUR
17:10 21:02 03h 52min 773А Sapsan 223 EUR
19:00 22:58 03h 58min 775А Sapsan 50 EUR
19:10 23:13 04h 03min 777А Sapsan 223 EUR
21:00 00:35 03h 35min 779А Sapsan 50 EUR

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, Megapolis, Express, Grand-Express, Red Arrow between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow depart 5 times a day, passing the entire route for 07h 19min - 09h 00min.

Luxury Trains between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow have the following numbers: 031А, 019У, 003А, 053Ч, 001А.

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 66 EUR
  • 1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 96 EUR
  • De Luxe sleeping - from 245 EUR

Schedule of Luxury Trains between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow

Departure time Arrival time Travel time Train Price from
01:53 09:19 07h 26min 031А Lev Tolstoy 103 EUR
22:50 07:07 08h 17min 019У Megapolis 77 EUR
23:30 08:30 09h 00min 003А Express 66 EUR
23:49 08:14 08h 25min 053Ч Grand-Express 108 EUR
23:55 07:55 08h 00min 001А Red Arrow 86 EUR

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 1 time a day, passing the entire route for 08h 11min - 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) 57 EUR
21:55 06:06 08h 11min 025А Smena-A. Betancourt (Double-Decker) 59 EUR

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 11 times a day, covering the whole route from 06h 35min to 16h 48min.

Regular Trains between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow have the following numbers: 015А, 107Ж, 059А, 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

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:

  • Sitting (Basic) - from 34 EUR
  • 3-сl. open sleeping - from 37 EUR
  • 2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 39 EUR
  • 4-сl. open sitting - from 41 EUR
  • 2-сl. sleeping compt. (comfort) - from 58 EUR
  • 1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 72 EUR
  • Sitting (Economy class) - from 114 EUR
  • Sitting (Business class) - from 167 EUR

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 56 EUR
00:37 10:07 09h 30min 205У 69 EUR
00:40 10:07 09h 27min 279А 50 EUR
01:05 09:30 08h 25min 034В 45 EUR
01:15 11:20 10h 05min 055А 57 EUR
01:30 13:30 12h 00min 261А 73 EUR
01:39 12:22 10h 43min 251А 34 EUR
01:45 11:47 10h 02min 161А 37 EUR
02:04 10:16 08h 12min 160А 40 EUR
02:10 11:54 09h 44min 255А 55 EUR
02:30 13:45 11h 15min 243А 53 EUR
07:45 19:40 11h 55min 257А 42 EUR
09:20 18:17 08h 57min 075А 62 EUR
12:11 21:57 09h 46min 195А 62 EUR
12:11 21:40 09h 29min 231В 41 EUR
12:11 21:57 09h 46min 185В 62 EUR
12:11 04:00 15h 49min 301А 37 EUR
13:32 21:33 08h 01min 049А 57 EUR
13:32 22:33 09h 01min 131Г 37 EUR
13:32 22:33 09h 01min 145А 62 EUR
14:20 00:54 10h 34min 199Ч 36 EUR
14:30 23:45 09h 15min 107Ж Samara 63 EUR
15:26 04:56 13h 30min 207У 53 EUR
16:05 02:12 10h 07min 297А 38 EUR
16:32 03:52 11h 20min 135А 61 EUR
16:32 03:52 11h 20min 121А 78 EUR
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 203В 53 EUR
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 173Ч 42 EUR
17:25 01:45 08h 20min 173А 63 EUR
17:55 04:20 10h 25min 269А 60 EUR
18:08 03:29 09h 21min 223Ы 46 EUR
18:30 04:20 09h 50min 219А 61 EUR
18:50 11:25 16h 35min 217А 45 EUR
19:16 01:51 06h 35min 059А Volga 44 EUR
19:21 04:40 09h 19min 275У 35 EUR
19:21 04:56 09h 35min 267А 61 EUR
20:00 03:35 07h 35min 275А 60 EUR
20:06 03:47 07h 41min 081А 64 EUR
20:32 04:12 07h 40min 089А 57 EUR
20:37 04:18 07h 41min 215А 58 EUR
20:37 04:18 07h 41min 295Ч 82 EUR
21:09 04:56 07h 47min 287А 45 EUR
21:13 05:14 08h 01min 289А 58 EUR
21:20 05:14 07h 54min 209А 61 EUR
21:20 05:14 07h 54min 169В 46 EUR
21:26 05:21 07h 55min 127А 45 EUR
22:11 05:49 07h 38min 029А 37 EUR
22:18 06:46 08h 28min 239А 62 EUR
22:29 05:57 07h 28min 005А Sankt-Peterburg Moskva dvuhetazhniy 59 EUR
22:41 06:50 08h 09min 015Ч 71 EUR
22:41 06:50 08h 09min 015А Arktika 39 EUR
23:04 06:46 07h 42min 247А 57 EUR
23:36 07:19 07h 43min 027А 58 EUR

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

751А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 05:30 - arriving at Moscow at 09:00
Travel Time - 03h 30min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 54 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 56 EUR
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 64 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 91 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 185 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 834 EUR


753А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 06:40 - arriving at Moscow at 10:43
Travel Time - 04h 03min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 50 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 52 EUR
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 75 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 85 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 174 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 834 EUR


755А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 06:50 - arriving at Moscow at 10:52
Travel Time - 04h 02min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 50 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 52 EUR
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 75 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 85 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 174 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 834 EUR


757А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 09:00 - arriving at Moscow at 12:58
Travel Time - 03h 58min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 57 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Family class) - from 70 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 82 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 96 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 193 EUR
Sitting (Compartment-Suite) - from 325 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 834 EUR


759А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 09:10 - arriving at Moscow at 13:05
Travel Time - 03h 55min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 54 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 56 EUR
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 64 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 79 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 91 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 185 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 834 EUR


765А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

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

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Standard) - from 62 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 64 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 86 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 104 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 205 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 834 EUR


767А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 15:00 - arriving at Moscow at 18:45
Travel Time - 03h 45min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 50 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 52 EUR
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 75 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 85 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 174 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 834 EUR


769А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 15:10 - arriving at Moscow at 18:59
Travel Time - 03h 49min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Business class) - from 175 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 320 EUR


773А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 17:10 - arriving at Moscow at 21:02
Travel Time - 03h 52min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Business class) - from 223 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 474 EUR


775А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 19:00 - arriving at Moscow at 22:58
Travel Time - 03h 58min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 50 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 52 EUR
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 75 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 85 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 174 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 834 EUR


777А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 19:10 - arriving at Moscow at 23:13
Travel Time - 04h 03min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Business class) - from 223 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 448 EUR


779А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 21:00 - arriving at Moscow at 00:35
Travel Time - 03h 35min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 50 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 52 EUR
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 75 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 85 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 174 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 834 EUR


761А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 11:00 - arriving at Moscow at 14:46
Travel Time - 03h 46min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 57 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 67 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 82 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 96 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 193 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 834 EUR


763А, Sapsan High-Speed Train

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

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 57 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 67 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 82 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 96 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 193 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 834 EUR


747А, Nevsky Express High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 13:10 - arriving at Moscow at 17:15
Travel Time - 04h 05min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Basic) - from 60 EUR


771Н, Sapsan High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 17:00 - arriving at Moscow at 20:57
Travel Time - 03h 57min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 58 EUR
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 62 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 82 EUR
Sitting (Family class) - from 89 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 106 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 181 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 322 EUR
Sitting (Compartment-Suite) - from 612 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 858 EUR


807Ч, Lastochka High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 13:58 - arriving at Moscow at 21:52
Travel Time - 07h 54min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 62 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 72 EUR


813Ч, Lastochka High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 13:58 - arriving at Moscow at 21:52
Travel Time - 07h 54min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 62 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 72 EUR


815В, Lastochka High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 13:58 - arriving at Moscow at 21:52
Travel Time - 07h 54min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 62 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 72 EUR


801В, Lastochka High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 13:58 - arriving at Moscow at 21:52
Travel Time - 07h 54min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 62 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 72 EUR


725Ч, Lastochka High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 15:15 - arriving at Moscow at 21:58
Travel Time - 06h 43min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 62 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 72 EUR


723В, Lastochka High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 11:35 - arriving at Moscow at 18:17
Travel Time - 06h 42min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 62 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 72 EUR


817Ч, Lastochka High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 07:45 - arriving at Moscow at 14:59
Travel Time - 07h 14min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 62 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 72 EUR


835Р, LASTOCHKA High-Speed Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at - arriving at Moscow at
Travel Time -

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 62 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 72 EUR


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 103 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 137 EUR
De Luxe sleeping - from 458 EUR


019У, Megapolis Luxury 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 77 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 117 EUR


003А, Express Luxury Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 23:30 - arriving at Moscow at 08:30
Travel Time - 09h 00min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 66 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 98 EUR
De Luxe sleeping - from 245 EUR


053Ч, Grand-Express Luxury 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 108 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 142 EUR
De Luxe sleeping - from 517 EUR


001А, Red Arrow Luxury 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 86 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 96 EUR
De Luxe sleeping - from 256 EUR


015А, Arktika Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 22:41 - arriving at Moscow at 06:50
Travel Time - 08h 09min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 39 EUR
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 55 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 75 EUR


107Ж, Samara Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 14:30 - arriving at Moscow at 23:45
Travel Time - 09h 15min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 63 EUR
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 63 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 111 EUR


059А, Volga Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 19:16 - arriving at Moscow at 01:51
Travel Time - 06h 35min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 44 EUR
2-сl. sleeping compt. (comfort) - from 58 EUR
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 61 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 73 EUR


005А, Sankt-Peterburg Moskva dvuhetazhniy Regular Train

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 22:29 - arriving at Moscow at 05:57
Travel Time - 07h 28min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 59 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 107 EUR


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

Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 21:55 - arriving at Moscow at 06:06
Travel Time - 08h 11min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 59 EUR


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 57 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 83 EUR


Recommended trains

Recommended High-Speed Trains

Recommended cheapest High-Speed train between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow:

753А, Sapsan  High-Speed Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 06:40 - arriving at Moscow at 10:43
Travel Time - 04h 03min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 50 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 52 EUR
Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 75 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 85 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 174 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 834 EUR


 

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

771Н, Sapsan  High-Speed Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 17:00 - arriving at Moscow at 20:57
Travel Time - 03h 57min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Economy+ class) - from 63 EUR
Sitting (Standard) - from 66 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 68 EUR
Sitting (Bistro car) - from 89 EUR
Sitting (Family class) - from 89 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 110 EUR
Sitting (First class) - from 215 EUR
Sitting (Compartment-Suite) - from 612 EUR
Sitting (Conference compt.) - from 872 EUR


 

Recommended fastest High-Speed train between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow:

835Р, LASTOCHKA  High-Speed Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at - arriving at Moscow at
Travel Time -

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Standard) - from 60 EUR
Sitting (Economy class) - from 62 EUR
Sitting (Business class) - from 72 EUR


 

Recommended Luxury Trains

Recommended cheapest Luxury train between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow:

003А, Express  Luxury Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 23:30 - arriving at Moscow at 08:30
Travel Time - 09h 00min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 66 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 98 EUR
De Luxe sleeping - from 245 EUR


 

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

053Ч, Grand-Express  Luxury 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 108 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 142 EUR
De Luxe sleeping - from 517 EUR


 

Recommended 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 103 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 137 EUR
De Luxe sleeping - from 458 EUR


 

Recommended Regular Trains

Recommended cheapest Regular train between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow:

251А,   Regular Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 01:39 - arriving at Moscow at 12:22
Travel Time - 10h 43min

Ticket classes:

Sitting (Basic) - from 34 EUR
3-сl. open sleeping - from 58 EUR
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 68 EUR


 

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

295Ч,   Regular Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 20:37 - arriving at Moscow at 04:18
Travel Time - 07h 41min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 82 EUR
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 132 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 242 EUR


 

Recommended fastest Regular train between Saint-Petersburg and Moscow:

059А, Volga  Regular Train
Departing from Saint-Petersburg at 19:16 - arriving at Moscow at 01:51
Travel Time - 06h 35min

Ticket classes:

3-сl. open sleeping - from 44 EUR
2-сl. sleeping compt. (comfort) - from 58 EUR
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 61 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 73 EUR


 

Recommended Double-Decker Trains

Recommended cheapest, 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 57 EUR
1-сl. sleeping compt. - from 83 EUR


 

Recommended 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 06:06
Travel Time - 08h 11min

Ticket classes:

2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 59 EUR


 

Customer reviews

Leave a review

{{get_date(v.created_at)}}

{{v.comment}}

{{v.name}}, {{v.country}}

{{translate['showing_comments'].replace('{count}', count).replace('{seen}', seen)}}

Buy tickets
Reasons to buy train tickets on RussianRailways.org

Your data is protected

Get a Russian train ticket in 2 minutes:

- Pick your route and date
- Choose your train and ticket category
- Pay with your Card or PayPal
- Download your tickets
- Travel and enjoy

About dynamic pricing

Tickets to a number of trains on this route are subject to dynamic pricing, aimed at making fair balance between demand and offer.
Usually, weak demand causes low prices. And vice versa, if demand is strong and there are few free seats the ticket price is high.

Fast & easy

Buying train ticket has never been so simple - you can book your russian train ticket in less than 2 minutes.

Safe & secure

All your personal and payment information is protected according to the latest security standards.

Online refunds

Your plans have changed? Cancel your ticket and get a refund with a single click on the button in your account

Customer support 24/7

We look forward helping and resolving your concern. Know that we're just one email or phone call away.

Call to us

Get travel advice from our experts

+34-902-906178
EU countries
+7-812-6450898
Russia
+44-203-5147331
United Kingdom
+1-646-5134412
US and Canada

Trains from Saint-Petersburg

Trains to Saint-Petersburg

Trains from Moscow

Trains to Moscow