Train from Vilnius to Saint-Petersburg depart 1 time a day. Departure of the train a day - at 16:43. Travel time between Vilnius and Saint-Petersburg takes from 21h 26min. Train tickets from Vilnius to Saint-Petersburg cost from 113 EUR to 113 EUR, depending on a 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 Vilnius and Saint-Petersburg: 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.
Saint-Petersburg Moskovskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Московский Вокзал))
|Departure time||Arrival time||Travel time||Train||Train category||Price from|
|16:43||14:09||21h 26min||080Ч||Regular Train||27 EUR|
Yes there are direct trains departing from Vilnius (Вильнюс) and arriving to Saint-Petersburg Moskovskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Московский Вокзал)). Trains depart 1 time a day.
Trains from Vilnius to Saint-Petersburg depart from Vilnius (Вильнюс) and arrive to Saint-Petersburg Moskovskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Московский Вокзал)).
The fastest train is 080Ч , departing at 16:43 from Vilnius and arriving to Moskovskiy Railway station. Travel time of the fastest train 080Ч - 21h 26min. Tickets cost from 27 EUR.
The cheapest train is 080Ч , departing at 16:43 from Vilnius, traveling for 21h 26min and arriving to Moskovskiy Railway station at 14:09. Tickets for this train cost from 27 EUR.
Travel time between Vilnius and Saint-Petersburg takes from 21h 26min to 21h 26min, depending on a train and date.
Trains from Vilnius to Saint-Petersburg depart from Vilnius (Вильнюс). The first train a day departs at 16:43.
Trains from Vilnius to Saint-Petersburg arrive to Saint-Petersburg Moskovskiy Railway station (Санкт-Петербург (Московский Вокзал)).
Train tickets from Vilnius to Saint-Petersburg usually cost from 113 EUR to 113 EUR per passenger depending on a train, ticket class and date of travel.
Ticket fares for Vilnius to Saint-Petersburg 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 113 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 Vilnius to Saint-Petersburg 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
Between Vilnius and Saint-Petersburg there is only one train. Therefore, you should choose the desired date, and then buy tickets of the desired category
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 Vilnius and Saint-Petersburg depart 1 time a day, covering the whole route from 21h 26min to 23h 10min.
Regular Trains between Vilnius and Saint-Petersburg have the following numbers: 080Ч
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 Vilnius to Saint-Petersburg have the following ticket classes:
|Departure time||Arrival time||Travel time||Train||Price from|
|16:43||14:09||21h 26min||080Ч||27 EUR|
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.
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.
Carriage with open seating area, used for relatively short journeys. This may include plaid, newspaper, meal, travel kit and air conditioning.
Recommended train between Vilnius and Saint-Petersburg
Between Vilnius and Saint-Petersburg there is only one direct train, so we recommend it:
080Ч, Regular Train
Departing from Vilnius at 16:43 - arriving at Saint-Petersburg at 14:09
Travel Time - 21h 26min
4-сl. open sitting - from 27 EUR
3-сl. open sleeping - from 64 EUR
2-сl. sleeping compt. - from 113 EUR
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