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Moscow to St. Petersburg Trains

Trains between Moscow and St. Petersburg

Russia’s two largest cities are well connected by an efficiently run and rather quick railway network. There are a great number of Moscow to St. Petersburg trains to choose from. The choice ranges from the elegant Grand Express to Russia’s most famous train, the Red Arrow (Krasnaya Strelya) to the ultra new and high speed Sapsan trains. Express to Russia has specialized in the sale and issuance of tickets for the trains from Moscow to St. Petersburg for over 10 years. We issue e-tickets online as well as paper tickets and can arrange the delivery of paper tickets to you. To search for Russian train tickets and train schedules, just use our train ticket search engine at the top of this page.

Train from Moscow to St. Petersburg

Below is a list of the most popular and well-known St. Petersburg to Moscow trains. There are day trains with airline type seating and also quite nice overnight sleeper trains. Most trains come with restaurant and/or club carriages which makes the trip between Moscow and St. Petersburg all the more comfortable and entertaining. To browse specific trains, please see the information on individual Moscow to St Petersburg trains below.

Afanasy Nikitin train is named in honour of famous Russian traveler and writer Afanasy Nikitin. The first trip took place in the 1991 along route Moscow - Vyborg, but then it was reduced to Moscow - Saint Petersburg route. Afanasy Nikitin operates daily. It has 2nd, 3rd class compartments and also a nice dining car.
Train 038А Afanasy Nikitin
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 22.42
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 06.39
Total hours: 07:57
Afanasy Nikitin train
Train 037А Afanasy Nikitin
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 00.40
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 09.34
Total hours: 08:54

№038А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moscow 22.42 0 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 22.42 0 0
Tver 00.49 00:02 00.51 167 1
Elizarovka 00:22 02.25 279 1
Okulovka 00:01 03.52 401 1
Chudovo-Moskovskoe 05.04 00:01 05.05 532 1
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 06.39 650 1
St. Petersburg 06.39 650 1

№037А Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
St. Petersburg 00.40 0 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 00.40 0 0
Uglovka 03.51 00:01 03.52 269 0
Bologoe Moskovskoe 04.32 00:13 04.45 319 0
Spirovo 00:29 06.25 398 0
Tver 07.39 00:01 07.40 483 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 09.34 650 0
Moscow 09.34 650 0
This is firmeny train between Moscow and Murmansk that makes a long stop in Saint Petersburg, Ladozhsky train station.
There are 1st, 2nd and 3rd class compartments. There is a special compartment for handicaped people.
All beds in all types of cars are very comfortable and have unique decoration in blue colors.
Train 015А Arktika
Departure Murmansk : 19.35
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 09.20
Total hours: 37:45
Arktika train
Train 016А Arktika
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 00.43
Arrival Murmansk: 11.48
Total hours: 35:05

№015А Murmansk - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Murmansk 19.35 0 0
Kola 19.53 00:03 19.56 10 0
Olenegorsk 21.45 00:03 21.48 112 0
Apatity 1 22.58 00:06 23.04 185 0
Poliarnye Zori 23.55 00:03 23.58 249 0
Kandalaksha 00.30 00:25 00.55 277 1
Kniajaia 01.52 00:02 01.54 333 1
Chupa 03.10 00:03 03.13 417 1
Louhi 03.43 00:05 03.48 445 1
Ambarnyi 04.20 00:01 04.21 482 1
Engozero 04.35 00:01 04.36 499 1
Kuzema 05.26 00:01 05.27 554 1
Kem 06.14 00:15 06.29 610 1
Belomorsk 07.27 00:03 07.30 665 1
Gorelyi Most 00:01 07.40 672 1
Uda 00:01 07.50 681 1
Sosnovec 00:01 08.02 686 1
Idel 08.36 00:02 08.38 724 1
Nadvoicy 09.08 00:03 09.11 754 1
Segeja 09.31 00:02 09.33 774 1
Medvejia Gora 11.17 00:15 11.32 889 1
Lijma 00:08 12.48 953 1
Kondopoga 13.28 00:03 13.31 989 1
Petrozavodsk 14.42 00:30 15.12 1044 1
Svir 16.58 00:30 17.28 1159 1
Podporoje 17.45 00:03 17.48 1167 1
Lodeinoe Pole 18.23 00:05 18.28 1204 1
Volhovstroi 1 20.05 00:05 20.10 1325 1
Volhov 20.05 00:05 20.10 1325 1
Sankt-Peterburg Ladojs 22.19 00:24 22.43 1439 1
St. Petersburg 22.19 00:24 22.43 1439 1
Okulovka 01.40 00:02 01.42 1690 2
Uglovka 02.00 00:02 02.02 1710 2
Bologoe Moskovskoe 02.36 01:15 03.51 1760 2
Kalashnikovo 01:28 06.35 1860 2
Tver 07.30 00:02 07.32 1924 2
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 09.20 2091 2
Moscow 09.20 2091 2

№016А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Murmansk

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moscow 00.43 0 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 00.43 0 0
Tver 02.32 00:01 02.33 167 0
Osechenka 02:03 05.36 270 0
Bologoe Moskovskoe 06.29 00:12 06.41 331 0
Uglovka 07.14 00:02 07.16 381 0
Okulovka 07.29 00:02 07.31 401 0
Malaia Vishera 00:02 08.22 488 0
Griady 00:01 08.40 508 0
Chudovo-Moskovskoe 00:01 08.56 532 0
Chudovo-Kirovskoe 00:04 09.14 539 0
Glajevo 00:23 10.34 604 0
Lodeinoe Pole 13.08 00:05 13.13 762 0
Podporoje 13.48 00:02 13.50 799 0
Svir 14.05 00:30 14.35 807 0
Petrozavodsk 16.35 00:25 17.00 922 0
Kondopoga 17.53 00:03 17.56 977 0
Medvejia Gora 19.37 00:15 19.52 1077 0
Segeja 21.53 00:05 21.58 1192 0
Nadvoicy 22.17 00:02 22.19 1212 0
Idel 22.48 00:02 22.50 1242 0
Belomorsk 23.45 00:03 23.48 1301 0
Kem 00.43 00:15 00.58 1356 1
Kuzema 01.51 00:01 01.52 1412 1
Engozero 02.40 00:01 02.41 1467 1
Ambarnyi 02.58 00:01 02.59 1484 1
Louhi 03.35 00:05 03.40 1521 1
Chupa 04.10 00:03 04.13 1549 1
Kniajaia 05.30 00:03 05.33 1633 1
Kandalaksha 06.31 00:15 06.46 1689 1
Poliarnye Zori 07.15 00:02 07.17 1717 1
Apatity 1 08.08 00:03 08.11 1781 1
Olenegorsk 09.25 00:03 09.28 1854 1
Kola 11.25 00:02 11.27 1956 1
Murmansk 11.48 1966 1

Pick the Right Train from Moscow to St. Petersburg

Russian train tickets are usually priced depending on the level of service offered aboard. The Russian trains listed below all have great service starting with the more modest and efficient second class sleeper tickets to the quite luxurious first class and VIP tickets. Moscow St. Petersburg train tickets can all be purchased at great prices by using our Russian train search engine at the top of the page.

The Express is a fast train with an increased level of service running between Saint Petersburg and Moscow. The train has VIP 1st, 1st and 2nd class cabins.
VIP 1st class:
  • Two berths in each compartment
  • Lower berth has a width of 120 cm and upper berth has width of 90 cm
  • Each cabin has a private toilet with a shower and a washbasin, a TV, wardrobe, and air conditioner
  • Supper, breakfast and a personal hygiene set are included in the price of the ticket
  • The carriage has a bar
  • A child under 10 years can travel with 2 adults in the VIP 1st class compartment.
Regular 1st class:
  • Two berths in each compartment
  • Lower berth has a width of 110 cm and upper berth has width of 90 cm
  • A washbasin
  • Supper or breakfast and a personal hygiene set are included in the price of the ticket
2nd class compartments have two lower and two upper sleeping berths.
Bed linen is included in the prices of all tickets.
The train has a restaurant carriage with a wide range of main courses, salads, desserts and beverages. You can visit it or order food to your cabin.
Russian Train Tickets on this train are available for purchase 60 days before the departure!
Train 003А Express
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 23.30
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 08.30
Total hours: 09:00
Express train
Train 004А Express
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 23.30
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 08.30
Total hours: 09:00

№003А Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
St. Petersburg 23.30 0 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 23.30 0 0
Torfianoe 00:12 01.11 110 1
Okulovka 00:27 03.12 249 1
Redkino 00:11 06.47 518 1
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 08.30 650 1
Moscow 08.30 650 1

№004А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 23.30 0 0
Moscow 23.30 0 0
Torfianoe 00:12 06.16 540 1
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 08.30 650 1
St. Petersburg 08.30 650 1
Grand Express is the most luxurious Russian train that operates between Moscow and Saint Petersburg.
The train has 4 types of VIP cabins: Premium (with the size of an ordinary compartment), Grand (with the size of 1.5 ordinary compartments), Imperial and Grand Deluxe cabins (both cabins have sizes equivalent to 2 ordinary compartments).
First class consists of a cabin for 2 people including bed linen and a few magazines.
VIP cabins include everything as in 1st class as well as a WC and sink. All VIP cabins except Premium have showers. All VIP cabins are sold as one complete set (for one or two passengers). The ticket price includes travel sets for men and women, a hot breakfast and, depending on the type of cabin, supper.
Regular 1st class and 2nd class carriages are also available on this train. 1st class tickets are available with and without meals.
This St. Petersburg train has a very nice dining car that serves good meals. Also, travelers can order food and drinks to their compartment.
Train 054Ч Grand Express
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 23.40
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 08.35
Total hours: 08:55
Grand Express train
Train 053Ч Grand Express
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 23.48
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 08.38
Total hours: 08:50

№054Ч Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 23.40 0 0
Moscow 23.40 0 0
Griady 00:24 06.07 508 1
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 08.35 650 1
St. Petersburg 08.35 650 1

№053Ч Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 23.48 0 0
St. Petersburg 23.48 0 0
Borovenka 00:16 02.59 232 1
Shliuz 00:20 06.01 437 1
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 08.38 650 1
Moscow 08.38 650 1
Express train "Megapolis" #19/20 has been operating between Moscow and St. Petersburg daily since October 2006. The train consists of new, modern 1st and 2nd class carriages, released by Europe’s largest Tver Carriage-building factory. 1st and 2nd class tickets are available with and without meals.
The interiors of the carriages and equipment were designed in bright orange and blue colors specifically for the company "Tver Express".
Train 020У Megapolis
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 00.56
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 09.00
Total hours: 08:04
Megapolis train
Train 019У Megapolis
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 00.26
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 09.00
Total hours: 08:34

№020У Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 00.56 0 0
Moscow 00.56 0 0
Tver 02.53 00:01 02.54 167 0
Vyshnii Volochek 01:23 05.29 286 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 09.00 650 0
St. Petersburg 09.00 650 0

№019У Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 00.26 0 0
St. Petersburg 00.26 0 0
Osechenka 00:12 05.35 380 0
Tver 07.00 00:02 07.02 483 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 09.00 650 0
Moscow 09.00 650 0
The Nevsky Express is a high-speed passenger train traveling between Moscow and St. Petersburg, that has been operating since 2001. It operates daily without any stops.
The "Nevsky Express" consists of 11 cars, and a dining car. There are two types of seating arrangements: airplane-like with two seats on each side of the aisle and coupes with 6 seats and a table between them.
Meals are included in the price of all tickets!
Nevskiy Express train
This is a fast St. Petersburg train with increased levels of service called a "Firmenny" train. 2nd and 3rd class cabins are available on this train. There is also a compartment for handicapped people. A light breakfast is included in the price of 2nd class tickets. All prices include bed linen.
Train 027А Northern Palmira
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 22.40
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 09.05
Total hours: 10:25
Northern Palmira train
Train 028А Northern Palmira
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 21.27
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 05.17
Total hours: 07:50

№027А Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
St. Petersburg 22.40 0 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 22.40 0 0
Uglovka 00:58 02.44 269 1
Bologoe Moskovskoe 03.24 00:17 03.41 319 1
Shliuz 01:13 06.21 437 1
Tver 07.08 00:02 07.10 483 1
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 09.05 650 1
Moscow 09.05 650 1

№028А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 21.27 0 0
Moscow 21.27 0 0
Tver 23.24 00:02 23.26 167 0
Bologoe Moskovskoe 01.08 00:22 01.30 331 1
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 05.17 650 1
St. Petersburg 05.17 650 1
The Red Arrow is probably the most famous Russian train. In Soviet times, it carried the Communist Party elite between Moscow and what was then Leningrad. It is still one of the most popular trains between Moscow and St. Petersburg. The train even has its own theme song that plays as it departs from the station.
The train has VIP 1st, regular 1st and 2nd class carriages. First class consists of a cabin for 2 people including bed linen, magazines and a hot meal, while 2nd class is a cabin for 4 people including bed linen, magazines and a lunch box for free. VIP 1st class cabins are available including everything as in 1st class as well as a shower and a private WC. The train also has a nice dining car that serves good meals.
Tickets on this train are available for purchase 60 days before departure.
For the full Russian rail experience, this is the train for you.
Train 002А Red Arrow
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 23.55
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 07.55
Total hours: 08:00
Red Arrow train
Train 001А Red Arrow
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 23.55
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 07.55
Total hours: 08:00

№002А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moscow 23.55 0 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 23.55 0 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 07.55 650 1
St. Petersburg 07.55 650 1

№001А Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
St. Petersburg 23.55 0 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 23.55 0 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 07.55 650 1
Moscow 07.55 650 1

Sapsan Train between Moscow and St. Petersburg

Russia’s newest and most interesting train to date is the high-speed Sapsan Train running between Moscow and St. Petersburg. There are a number of Sapsan trains making this journey. With a speed of up to 250 kilometers per hour and extremely comfortable carriages, the Sapsan is the train of choice for many travelers. The Sapsan makes the trip in around 4 hours but certain Sapsan trains are even quicker. Sapsan train tickets are sold for the following seating categories: Superior first class, Premium first class, Standard first class seats and second class seats. A first class ticket is not even necessary as the second class Sapsan train tickets are decent and comfortable. Read more about the Sapsan below.

The Sapsan is a high-speed electric Moscow train of the Velaro RUS series produced by Siemens Transportation Systems, and capable of a maximum speed of 250 km/h. The train was named after the world’s fastest bird - the peregrine falcon, known in Russian as the sapsan.
Each train has 10 carriages, of which two are first class and eight are second class.
There are three types of 1st class tickets on the train. Prices for all 1st class seats include one hot meal, newspapers and magazines.
Superior 1st class seats are arranged in rows of three with an aisle in the middle. Each seat has an individual table, lamp and socket (220 V). Each seat is equipped with a control panel to adjust its position. A wide range of adjustments, lumbar support, wide armrests, headrest and comfortable support for the legs allow passengers to have a comfortable trip. Seats can be set in a supine position.
Premium 1st class seats are located in a separate, 4-seat cabin in the 1st class carriage. They can be purchased only in full (all 4 seats). The cabin has electronic equipment and can be used for business meetings.
Price includes soft drinks and beverages.
Regular first seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Each ticket includes travel packs (containing ear plugs, eye masks, and slippers), and also children´s packs.
Second class seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Passengers in second class carriages can order hot food from the bistro carriage for additional payment, use the internet, and also access video and audio programs.
Buying a Russian train ticket on the Sapsan through our company is very easy!
Sapsan (751/752) train
The Sapsan is a high-speed electric Moscow train of the Velaro RUS series produced by Siemens Transportation Systems, and capable of a maximum speed of 250 km/h. The train was named after the world’s fastest bird - the peregrine falcon, known in Russian as the sapsan.
Each train has 10 carriages, of which two are first class and eight are second class.
There are three types of 1st class tickets on the train. Prices for all 1st class seats include one hot meal, newspapers and magazines.
Superior 1st class seats are arranged in rows of three with an aisle in the middle. Each seat has an individual table, lamp and socket (220 V). Each seat is equipped with a control panel to adjust its position. A wide range of adjustments, lumbar support, wide armrests, headrest and comfortable support for the legs allow passengers to have a comfortable trip. Seats can be set in a supine position.
Premium 1st class seats are located in a separate, 4-seat cabin in the 1st class carriage. They can be purchased only in full (all 4 seats). The cabin has electronic equipment and can be used for business meetings.
Price includes soft drinks and beverages.
Regular first seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Each ticket includes travel packs (containing ear plugs, eye masks, and slippers), and also children´s packs.
Second class seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Passengers in second class carriages can order hot food from the bistro carriage for additional payment, use the internet, and also access video and audio programs.
Buying a Russian train ticket on the Sapsan through our company is very easy!
Train 753А Sapsan (753/754)
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 07.20
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 11.40
Total hours: 04:20
Sapsan (753/754) train
Train 754А Sapsan (753/754)
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 07.00
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 11.00
Total hours: 04:00

№753А Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
St. Petersburg 07.20 0 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 07.20 0 0
Chudovo-Moskovskoe 08.10 00:01 08.11 118 0
Vyshnii Volochek 09.46 00:01 09.47 364 0
Tver 10.31 00:02 10.33 483 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 11.40 650 0
Moscow 11.40 650 0

№754А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 07.00 0 0
Moscow 07.00 0 0
Tver 08.05 00:02 08.07 167 0
Chudovo-Moskovskoe 10.07 00:01 10.08 532 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 11.00 650 0
St. Petersburg 11.00 650 0
The Sapsan is a high-speed electric Moscow train of the Velaro RUS series produced by Siemens Transportation Systems, and capable of a maximum speed of 250 km/h. The train was named after the world’s fastest bird - the peregrine falcon, known in Russian as the sapsan.
Each train has 10 carriages, of which two are first class and eight are second class.
There are three types of 1st class tickets on the train. Prices for all 1st class seats include one hot meal, newspapers and magazines.
Superior 1st class seats are arranged in rows of three with an aisle in the middle. Each seat has an individual table, lamp and socket (220 V). Each seat is equipped with a control panel to adjust its position. A wide range of adjustments, lumbar support, wide armrests, headrest and comfortable support for the legs allow passengers to have a comfortable trip. Seats can be set in a supine position.
Premium 1st class seats are located in a separate, 4-seat cabin in the 1st class carriage. They can be purchased only in full (all 4 seats). The cabin has electronic equipment and can be used for business meetings.
Price includes soft drinks and beverages.
Regular first seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Each ticket includes travel packs (containing ear plugs, eye masks, and slippers), and also children´s packs.
Second class seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Passengers in second class carriages can order hot food from the bistro carriage for additional payment, use the internet, and also access video and audio programs.
Buying a Russian train ticket on the Sapsan through our company is very easy!
Train 757А Sapsan (757/758)
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 13.45
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 18.15
Total hours: 04:30
Sapsan (757/758) train
Train 758А Sapsan (757/758)
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 13.30
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 18.00
Total hours: 04:30

№757А Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
St. Petersburg 13.45 0 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 13.45 0 0
Okulovka 15.15 00:01 15.16 249 0
Uglovka 15.25 00:01 15.26 269 0
Bologoe Moskovskoe 15.44 00:01 15.45 319 0
Vyshnii Volochek 16.17 00:02 16.19 364 0
Tver 17.01 00:02 17.03 483 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 18.15 650 0
Moscow 18.15 650 0

№758А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moscow 13.30 0 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 13.30 0 0
Tver 14.39 00:02 14.41 167 0
Vyshnii Volochek 15.23 00:02 15.25 286 0
Bologoe Moskovskoe 15.46 00:01 15.47 331 0
Uglovka 16.08 00:01 16.09 381 0
Okulovka 16.20 00:01 16.21 401 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 18.00 650 0
St. Petersburg 18.00 650 0
The Sapsan is a high-speed electric Moscow train of the Velaro RUS series produced by Siemens Transportation Systems, and capable of a maximum speed of 250 km/h. The train was named after the world’s fastest bird - the peregrine falcon, known in Russian as the sapsan.
Each train has 10 carriages, of which two are first class and eight are second class.
There are three types of 1st class tickets on the train. Prices for all 1st class seats include one hot meal, newspapers and magazines.
Superior 1st class seats are arranged in rows of three with an aisle in the middle. Each seat has an individual table, lamp and socket (220 V). Each seat is equipped with a control panel to adjust its position. A wide range of adjustments, lumbar support, wide armrests, headrest and comfortable support for the legs allow passengers to have a comfortable trip. Seats can be set in a supine position.
Premium 1st class seats are located in a separate, 4-seat cabin in the 1st class carriage. They can be purchased only in full (all 4 seats). The cabin has electronic equipment and can be used for business meetings.
Price includes soft drinks and beverages.
Regular first seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Each ticket includes travel packs (containing ear plugs, eye masks, and slippers), and also children´s packs.
Passengers in second class carriages can order hot food from the bistro carriage for additional payment, use the internet, and also access video and audio programs.
Buying a Russian train ticket on the Sapsan through our company is very easy!
Train 759А Sapsan (759/760)
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 13.55
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 18.25
Total hours: 04:30
Sapsan (759/760) train
Train 760А Sapsan (759/760)
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 13.45
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 18.15
Total hours: 04:30

№759А Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 13.55 0 0
St. Petersburg 13.55 0 0
Bologoe Moskovskoe 16.00 00:01 16.01 319 0
Tver 17.14 00:02 17.16 483 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 18.25 650 0
Moscow 18.25 650 0

№760А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 13.45 0 0
Moscow 13.45 0 0
Tver 14.54 00:02 14.56 167 0
Bologoe Moskovskoe 16.00 00:01 16.01 331 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 18.15 650 0
St. Petersburg 18.15 650 0
The Sapsan is a high-speed electric Moscow train of the Velaro RUS series produced by Siemens Transportation Systems, and capable of a maximum speed of 250 km/h. The train was named after the world’s fastest bird - the peregrine falcon, known in Russian as the sapsan.
Each train has 10 carriages, of which two are first class and eight are second class.
There are three types of 1st class tickets on the train. Prices for all 1st class seats include one hot meal, newspapers and magazines.
Superior 1st class seats are arranged in rows of three with an aisle in the middle. Each seat has an individual table, lamp and socket (220 V). Each seat is equipped with a control panel to adjust its position. A wide range of adjustments, lumbar support, wide armrests, headrest and comfortable support for the legs allow passengers to have a comfortable trip. Seats can be set in a supine position.
Premium 1st class seats are located in a separate, 4-seat cabin in the 1st class carriage. They can be purchased only in full (all 4 seats). The cabin has electronic equipment and can be used for business meetings.
Price includes soft drinks and beverages.
Regular first seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Each ticket includes travel packs (containing ear plugs, eye masks, and slippers), and also children´s packs.
Second class seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Passengers in second class carriages can order hot food from the bistro carriage for additional payment, use the internet, and also access video and audio programs.
Buying a Russian train ticket on the Sapsan through our company is very easy!
Train 761А Sapsan (761/762)
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 15.00
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 19.10
Total hours: 04:10
Sapsan (761/762) train
Train 762А Sapsan (761/762)
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 16.30
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 20.40
Total hours: 04:10

№761А Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 15.00 0 0
St. Petersburg 15.00 0 0
Bologoe Moskovskoe 16.46 00:01 16.47 319 0
Tver 17.58 00:02 18.00 483 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 19.10 650 0
Moscow 19.10 650 0

№762А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moscow 16.30 0 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 16.30 0 0
Tver 17.35 00:02 17.37 167 0
Bologoe Moskovskoe 18.45 00:01 18.46 331 0
Chudovo-Moskovskoe 19.51 00:01 19.52 532 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 20.40 650 0
St. Petersburg 20.40 650 0
The Sapsan is a high-speed electric Moscow train of the Velaro RUS series produced by Siemens Transportation Systems, and capable of a maximum speed of 250 km/h. The train was named after the world’s fastest bird - the peregrine falcon, known in Russian as the sapsan.
Each train has 10 carriages, of which two are first class and eight are second class.
There are three types of 1st class tickets on the train. Prices for all 1st class seats include one hot meal, newspapers and magazines.
Superior 1st class seats are arranged in rows of three with an aisle in the middle. Each seat has an individual table, lamp and socket (220 V). Each seat is equipped with a control panel to adjust its position. A wide range of adjustments, lumbar support, wide armrests, headrest and comfortable support for the legs allow passengers to have a comfortable trip. Seats can be set in a supine position.
Premium 1st class seats are located in a separate, 4-seat cabin in the 1st class carriage. They can be purchased only in full (all 4 seats). The cabin has electronic equipment and can be used for business meetings.
Price includes soft drinks and beverages.
Regular first seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Each ticket includes travel packs (containing ear plugs, eye masks, and slippers), and also children´s packs.
Second class seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Passengers in second class carriages can order hot food from the bistro carriage for additional payment, use the internet, and also access video and audio programs.
Buying a Russian train ticket on the Sapsan through our company is very easy!
Train 763А Sapsan (763/764)
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 19.38
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 23.42
Total hours: 04:04
Sapsan (763/764) train
Train 764А Sapsan (763/764)
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 19.25
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 23.24
Total hours: 03:59

№763А Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 19.38 0 0
St. Petersburg 19.38 0 0
Chudovo-Moskovskoe 20.23 00:01 20.24 118 0
Tver 22.34 00:02 22.36 483 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 23.42 650 0
Moscow 23.42 650 0

№764А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 19.25 0 0
Moscow 19.25 0 0
Tver 20.27 00:01 20.28 167 0
Chudovo-Moskovskoe 22.30 00:01 22.31 532 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 23.24 650 0
St. Petersburg 23.24 650 0
The Sapsan is a high-speed electric Moscow train of the Velaro RUS series produced by Siemens Transportation Systems, and capable of a maximum speed of 250 km/h. The train was named after the world’s fastest bird - the peregrine falcon, known in Russian as the sapsan.
Each train has 10 carriages, of which two are first class and eight are second class.
There are three types of 1st class tickets on the train. Prices for all 1st class seats include one hot meal, newspapers and magazines.
Superior 1st class seats are arranged in rows of three with an aisle in the middle. Each seat has an individual table, lamp and socket (220 V). Each seat is equipped with a control panel to adjust its position. A wide range of adjustments, lumbar support, wide armrests, headrest and comfortable support for the legs allow passengers to have a comfortable trip. Seats can be set in a supine position.
Premium 1st class seats are located in a separate, 4-seat cabin in the 1st class carriage. They can be purchased only in full (all 4 seats). The cabin has electronic equipment and can be used for business meetings.
Price includes soft drinks and beverages.
Regular first seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Each ticket includes travel packs (containing ear plugs, eye masks, and slippers), and also children´s packs.
Second class seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Passengers in second class carriages can order hot food from the bistro carriage for additional payment, use the internet, and also access video and audio programs.
Buying a Russian train ticket on the Sapsan through our company is very easy!
Train 765А Sapsan (765/766)
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 19.58
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 23.53
Total hours: 03:55
Sapsan (765/766) train
Train 766А Sapsan (765/766)
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 19.35
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 23.34
Total hours: 03:59

№765А Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
St. Petersburg 19.58 0 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 19.58 0 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 23.53 650 0
Moscow 23.53 650 0

№766А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moscow 19.35 0 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 19.35 0 0
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 23.34 650 0
St. Petersburg 23.34 650 0
The train Smena was named in honor of 65 years since the first publication of the popular, Russian youth magazine of the same name. The train has an important tradition; only graduates of the St Petersburg State Transport University work on this train. In November of 2009, the name of the train was lengthened and became Smena – A. Betankur. Augustine Betankur was the first rector of the university.
The trip from Saint Petersburg to Moscow takes 8 hours 15 minutes and from Moscow to St Petersburg 7 hours 49 minutes.
Depending on the season, the train is equipped with 1st and 2nd class carriages or 1st, 2nd and 3rd class carriages. There is also a restaurant carriage on the train.
To purchase a Russian train ticket on this train, please contact us.
Train 025А Smena-A.Betankur
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 23.36
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 07.25
Total hours: 07:49
Smena-A.Betankur train
Train 026А Smena-A.Betankur
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 22.50
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 06.46
Total hours: 07:56

№025А Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 23.36 0 0
St. Petersburg 23.36 0 0
Bushevec 00:15 03.30 326 1
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 07.25 650 1
Moscow 07.25 650 1

№026А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 22.50 0 0
Moscow 22.50 0 0
Tver 00.56 00:02 00.58 167 1
Lihoslavl 00:12 01.38 209 1
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 06.46 650 1
St. Petersburg 06.46 650 1
The Firmeny train Two Capitals operates along the Moscow-St-Petersburg route since 2005.
The train has 1st, 2nd and 3rd class carriages plus a restaurant carriage. All compartments have air conditioning and heating. This train is less expensive compared with other trains along this popular route.
Two Capitals does not make stops during the trip from Saint Petersburg to Moscow. The entire journey in this direction takes 6 hours 59 minutes and from Moscow to St Petersburg the trip takes 7 hours 50 minutes.
Train 063А Two capitals
Departure Sankt-Peterburg Glavny : 23.00
Arrival Moskva Oktiabrskaia : 07.31
Total hours: 08:31
Two capitals train
Train 064А Two capitals
Departure Moskva Oktiabrskaia: 21.00
Arrival Sankt-Peterburg Glavny: 05.35
Total hours: 08:35

№063А Sankt-Peterburg Glavny - Moskva Oktiabrskaia

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 23.00 0 0
St. Petersburg 23.00 0 0
Aleshinka 00:45 03.13 297 1
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 07.31 650 1
Moscow 07.31 650 1

№064А Moskva Oktiabrskaia - Sankt-Peterburg Glavny

Station Arr. Time Stop Dep. Time km Day
Moscow 21.00 0 0
Moskva Oktiabrskaia 21.00 0 0
Kriukovo 00:17 22.07 39 0
Bologoe Moskovskoe 00:03 01.20 331 1
Berezaika 00:41 02.15 345 1
Sankt-Peterburg Glavny 05.35 650 1
St. Petersburg 05.35 650 1

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Whichever St. Petersburg to Moscow train that you purchase a Russian train ticket for, we are certain that you will enjoy your trip. The entire Russian train system is massive and as mentioned above, quite efficiently run. Train travel not only between St. Petersburg and Moscow but throughout Russia is the most popular form of travel in the country. You will certainly enjoy relaxing in your comfortable seat while watching the striking Russian countryside roll by. If you have any questions about our Russian train tickets or any of the specific trains, please feel free to contact us or use our Russian train ticket search and booking engine. See you in Russia!

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