St. Petersburg
300 km
Departure station:
Ladozhskiy Station
Vosstaniya Sq. 2, St.Petersburg, Russia
Lenina Sq., 6, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Arrival station:
Kaivokatu 1, 00100, Helsinki, Finland
Helsinki Airport
Lentoasemantie 1, 01530 Vantaa, Finland, Helsinki Airport, Finland
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Train type
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Price from
Lev Tolstoy
Comfort night train
7 hrs 29 min
Bullet train
3 hrs 27 min

Without any doubt, traveling onboard a high-speed Alstom train is a remarkable experience. These extraordinary trains run on the St. Petersburg-to-Helsinki railway route and provide everything you would expect from a modern high-speed train. Their top speed is 220 km/h (135 mph) and, thus, the Alstom trains boast astonishingly short travel times as well as excellent onboard amenities, including comfortable seats, ample legroom, generous luggage space, a play area for kids, and an elegant dining cart. Wi-Fi is also available during the ride. You can read everything you need to know before planning train journey from St. Petersburg to Helsinki and book your tickets on Rail Ninja.

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Shortest travel time:
3 hrs 27 min
Longest travel time:
7 hrs 29 min
9.2 / 10 based on 89 reviews

St. Petersburg to Helsinki Train Review & Rating

Had a great trip! Very fast connection, modern Alstom train, nice staff. Liked the fact that customs were on the go, real time savor.

Patrick S. about traveling from St. Petersburg to Helsinki