Smena Double-Decker Train Travel

Modern Smena double-decker train is another popular option among those who travel from Moscow to Saint Petersburg by rail. The Smena train started operating way back in 1984 and got its first name after the famous Russian youth magazine. Then train's name was replaced with Smena- A.Betankur. Interestingly, A.A. Betankur is a famous architect who contributed to the construction of numerous structures in Moscow and Saint Petersburg. What is more, all train staff members are primarily students of the St.Peterburg Transport University! As for available travel categories, there are two classes to choose from: Second and First Class. Each carriage is fitted with air conditioning and heating systems, clean WCs, energy-saving lights, power sockets. The onboard restaurant offers a great selection of meals and beverages that can be purchased during the ride.

Travel Classes Onboard Smena Double-Decker Train

    • Double-Decker Train
    • Double-Decker Train
    • Double-Decker Train

    4-bed Sleeper

    Such cabins on board the double-decker trains are designed for 4 people. Each compartment features a number of modern facilities including 2 lower and 2 upper beds, a table, a mirror, reading lights, electric sockets. The coaches of such type also have air-conditioning and 3 bathrooms, located at different ends of the coach. Bed linen, a hygienic kit and one meal are included in the ticket price. Snacks and beverages are available for purchase in the restaurant car. Such coach of the double-decker train is able to accommodate 64 passengers. Traveling with pets is possible provided that you book the whole cabin.
    The carrier declares that it conducts a thorough sanitation, cleaning and disinfection of all common areas on its trains, including surfaces, seats, handles, windows, tables, luggage compartments, bathrooms and operator cabins.
    Mask is required

    • Double-Decker Premium Class Sleeper
    • Double-Decker Premium Class Sleeper
    • Double-Decker

    2-bed Sleeper +

    Such cabins on board the double-decker trains are shared by 2 people, having 2 lower beds. Each compartment features a number of top-notch facilities including TV and media, a table, a mirror, reading lights, electric sockets, and an individual washbasin. The coaches of such type are air-conditioned and have 3 bathrooms, located at different ends of the coach. Bed linen, a hygienic kit and one meal are included in the ticket price. Snacks and beverages can be purchased in the restaurant car. Such coach of the double-decker train is able to accommodate 30 passengers. Traveling with pets is possible provided that you book the whole cabin.
    The carrier declares that it conducts a thorough sanitation, cleaning and disinfection of all common areas on its trains, including surfaces, seats, handles, windows, tables, luggage compartments, bathrooms and operator cabins.
    Mask is required

Distance
633 kilometer
633 kilometer
Time
3 hrs 33 min
3 hrs 46 min
Departures
25 trains per route
21 trains per route