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Train Information to Helsinki from Saint-Petersburg

distanceDistance186 miles (300 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price$73 (€59)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersVR

Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki cover the 186 miles (300 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 27 min with our travel partners like VR. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $73 (€59), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $73 (€59).

Train tickets from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 73 €
2 weeks earlier 69 €6%
3 weeks earlier 69 €6%
1 month before 69 €6%
2 months earlier 73 €0%
3 months earlier 72 €1%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Saint-Petersburg - Helsinki. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Saint-Petersburg - Helsinki 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 6% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Saint-Petersburg - Helsinki with 2 months in advance you save up to about 0% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 1%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki
Travel by train to Helsinki easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki.
FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Saint-Petersburg, Russia to Helsinki, Finland?

Travel between Saint-Petersburg, Russia and Helsinki, Finland by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Finland from Russia?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Russia

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Finland from Saint-Petersburg?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • COVID-19 test 3 days after arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Helsinki, Finland?

When traveling in Finland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/24/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Russia from Finland by train?

Return travel from Finland to Russia is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Saint-Petersburg from Helsinki?

Entry into Russia is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Finland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Russia from Helsinki?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be asked to self-quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Saint-Petersburg, Russia?

The government of Russia has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/20/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Saint-Petersburg from Helsinki.

How much do cheap train tickets to Helsinki from Saint-Petersburg cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Saint-Petersburg and Helsinki for the next 7 days starting from $73 (€59)  one way.
How much is the train from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki on average?
The Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki train ticket price is on average $73 (€59)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How far is Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki by train to be approximately 186 miles (300 km).
How many hours is the train time to Helsinki from Saint-Petersburg?
The train time to Helsinki from Saint-Petersburg is on average 2 h 27 min  for the 186 miles (300 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Helsinki from Saint-Petersburg by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train companies offer a service from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki?
If you're looking for trains from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki, you can rely on VR to get you to Helsinki. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains per day are there between Saint-Petersburg and Helsinki?
The average number of trains departing Saint-Petersburg for Helsinki is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki? When is the last train from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki?
You can take the earliest train from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki at 5: 30 PM   or take the last train from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki leaving at 5: 30 PM. Look for the latest Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How early should I buy train tickets to Helsinki from Saint-Petersburg to score the best deals?
If you book the Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $73 (€59). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Saint-Petersburg
Helsinki
The major railway station for departures from Saint-Petersburg is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your journey from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki.