Train #79/80 is an express train operating on St. Petersburg - Kaliningrad route. It also makes a short stop in Vilnius. The train is managed by Russian Railways.
There are 2nd class and 3rd class carriages in this train. St. Petersburg - Kaliningrad train covers 1327 km and goes through the territory of 3 countries: Russia, Belarus and Lithuania.
NOTE: Since the train crosses Belarus, you will need Belarus transit visa for the trip.
Train #29/30 'Yantar' is a fast train with increased levels of service called a "firmenny" train. It operates daily on Moscow to Kaliningrad route. Yantar train covers 1285 km and crosses 3 countries: Russia, Belarus and Lithuania. 1st, 2nd and 3rd class carriages are available on this train. The train also has a restaurant carriage.
NOTE: This train goes through Belarus on its way, so you will need a Transit Visa to cross the Belarus territory. Russian train tickets on this train can be bought only in person on the train station.
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