Those planning to travel from the capital of Finland, Helsinki, to Russia's northern beauty, St. Petersburg, should consider taking a train. Among the trains running on the route are high-speed Allegro trains, which pass the distance of 299 kilometers in 3.5 hours! On such trains, the customs control is usually taken care of on the go, plus the arrival and departure stations are both located in the city centers, therefore providing travelers the opportunity to save much of their time.
Kaivokatu 1, 00100 Helsinki, Finland, Helsinki, Finland
5 Lenin Square, St. Petersburg, Russia, St. Petersburg, Russia
Shortest travel time:
2 hrs 27 min
Longest travel time:
5 hrs 39 min