Panoramica del treno di lusso Grand Express

 

Il Grand Express è da decenni sinonimo di viaggi in treno lussosi in Russia. Questo elegante treno notturno collega la linea ferroviaria Mosca-San Pietroburgo e offre ai viaggiatori un elevato comfort e un servizio di prim'ordine. Qui, abbiamo raccolto utili informazioni sul treno, tra cui stazioni, classi di vagoni e servizi che si possono trovare a bordo.

 

Brevi informazioni sul Grand Express

— Il treno Mosca - San Pietroburgo Grand Express è in realtà un treno di lusso privato, il primo in Russia di questo genere.
— Tra tutti i treni notturni lungo il percorso, il Grand Express è l'opzione di viaggio più elegante.
— Il treno ha iniziato il suo servizio nel 2005.

 

Orario Grand Express

L'orario del treno Grand Express offre una partenza ogni giorno da Mosca a San Pietroburgo e una da San Pietroburgo a Mosca. Di solito, questo treno notturno parte intorno alle 23:40 a Mosca o San Pietroburgo e impiega poco meno di 9 ore per coprire la distanza di 650 chilometri tra le città con un tempo di percorrenza medio che va da 8 ore e 30 minuti a 8 ore e 56 minuti.

 

Stazioni e fermate Grand Express

I lussuosi treni Grand Express partono o arrivano dalla stazione ferroviaria Moskovsky di San Pietroburgo o dalla stazione ferroviaria Leningradsky di Mosca. A differenza della maggior parte degli altri treni notturni sulla tratta Mosca-San Pietroburgo, il Grand Express è un treno diretto che non effettua fermate lungo il tragitto.

 

Servizi a bordo del Grand Express

Il treno dispone di aria condizionata, un sistema di ventilazione e vagoni insonorizzati. I passeggeri sono liberi di utilizzare il WiFi gratuito del Grand Express, disponibile durante tutto il viaggio. Inoltre, indipendentemente dalla classe del vagone, le cabine del treno vantano comodi sedili imbottiti, letti piuttosto ampi, tavolini, TV a schermo piatto, prese di corrente e luci da lettura individuali. Oltre alle cabine ben attrezzate, il treno ha un vagone ristorante di classe chiamato "Restogrand".

 

Classi di viaggio Grand Express

Vi sono 11 tipi di classi di vagoni a bordo del treno Grand Express: 4 cabine Grand Imperial, 4 cabine Grand de Lux, 6 cabine Grand, 6 cabine Grand Single, 9 cabine Premium, 9 cabine Premium singole, 9 cabine Business 1a classe, 9 Cabine di 1a classe standard, 9 cabine Economy Plus, 9 cabine Economy Basic e 9 semplici cabine Economy Extra.

 

Classi di viaggio al bordo di treno Grand Express

    • Grand Single Cabin
    • Grand Express Grand Cabin (img 1)
    • Grand Express Grand Cabin (img 3)
    Grande Singolo

    There are 6 compartments of this type on the Grand Express train. Each is designed for 1 passenger and is 1.5 times larger than ordinary cabins. The private cabins feature a transforming sofa (width: 110 cm when converted), an upper bunk bed (width: 80 cm, foldable), a closet for storing your belongings, an air-conditioner, free Wi-Fi, a safe, sockets for 220V and USB, a TV and media streamer, as well as a private bathroom with a bidet, sink, and shower. Travelers are provided with a bed-linen set, towel set, a bathrobe, a pair of slippers, newspapers, and a travel kit with a toothbrush and other vanity kit items. The ticket price includes a hot breakfast, snacks, and soft drinks (juice, water, tea & coffee). Moreover, upon arrival, a free transfer by a business class car is available, you may book it with the car attendant. The VIP bar and Bistro restaurant are in the neighboring train car.

    • Grand Express 2nd class sleeper (img 1)
    • Grand Express 2nd class sleeper (img 2)
    • Grand Express 2nd class sleeper (img 3)
    4-bed Sleeper +

    There are 9 compartments of this type on the Grand Express train, each designed for 4 passengers. The shared cabins feature 2 lower berths (width: 70 cm) and 2 upper berths (width: 70 cm), free Wi-Fi, 4 individual sockets for 220V and 2 USB sockets for the lower berths, a TV and media streamer. Travelers are provided with a bed-linen set, a towel, and drinking water (newspapers and a travel kit with necessary vanity kit items such as a toothbrush may be available). The ticket price is indicated per person, the ticket sometimes includes a hot breakfast, snacks, and soft drinks (water, tea & coffee). There are two shared bathrooms on both ends of the train car. 

    • Grand Express 1st class sleeper (img 1)
    • Grand Express 1st class sleeper (img 2)
    • Grand Express 1st class sleeper (img 3)
    • Grand Express 1st class sleeper
    • Grand Express 1st class sleeper
    1a classe (SV)

    There are 9 compartments of this type on the Grand Express train, each designed for 2 passengers. The shared cabins feature two sofas (width: 70 cm), two coat racks, an air-conditioner, free Wi-Fi, sockets for 220V and USB, a TV and media streamer. Travelers are provided with a bed-linen set, a towel, a pair of slippers, newspapers, and a travel kit with necessary vanity kit items. The ticket price is indicated per person, it is possible to travel alone in the cabin (not to share it with someone else) by booking two tickets. The ticket includes a hot breakfast, snacks, and soft drinks (water, tea & coffee). There are two shared bathrooms on both ends of the train car. Bistro restaurant is in the neighboring train cars.

    • Grand Express Grand Cabin (img 1)
    • Grand Express Grand Cabin (img 2)
    • Grand Express Grand Cabin (img 3)
    Cabina Grande

    There are 6 compartments of this type on the Grand Express train. Each is designed for 2 passengers and is 1.5 times larger than ordinary cabins. The private cabins feature a transforming sofa (width: 110 cm when converted), an upper bunk bed (width: 80 cm, foldable), a closet for storing your belongings, an air-conditioner, free Wi-Fi, a safe, sockets for 220V and USB, a TV and media streamer, as well as a private bathroom with a bidet, washbasin, and non-walk-in shower. Travelers are provided with 2 bed-linen sets, 2 towel sets, 2 bathrobes, 2 pairs of slippers, newspapers, and a travel kit with 2 toothbrushes and other vanity kit items. The ticket price is indicated for the entire cabin (not per person) and includes a hot breakfast, snacks, and soft drinks (juice, water, tea & coffee). Moreover, upon arrival, a free transfer by a business class car is available, you may book it with the car attendant. The VIP bar and Bistro restaurant are in the neighboring train car.

    • Grand Express VIP Cabin (img 1)
    • Grand Express VIP Cabin (img 2)
    • Grand Express VIP Cabin (img 3)
    • Grand Express VIP Cabin (img 4)
    2-bed Cabin +

    There are 9 compartments of this type on the Grand Express train, each designed for 2 passengers. The private cabins feature a transforming sofa, an upper bunk bed, a closet for storing your belongings, an air-conditioner, free Wi-Fi, a safe, sockets for 220V and USB, a TV and media streamer, as well as a washbasin. Travelers are provided with 2 bed-linen sets, 2 towel sets, 2 pairs of slippers, newspapers, and a travel kit with necessary vanity kit items. The ticket price is indicated for the entire cabin (not per person) and includes a hot breakfast, snacks, and soft drinks (water, tea & coffee). Moreover, upon arrival, a free transfer by a car is available, you may book it with the car attendant. The Bistro restaurant are in the neighboring train cars.

    • Grand Express 1st class sleeper (img 1)
    • Grand Express 1st class sleeper (img 2)
    • Grand Express 1st class sleeper (img 3)
    • Grand Express 1st class sleeper
    • Grand Express 1st class sleeper
    Business Class (1st class)

    There are 9 compartments of this type on the Grand Express train, each designed for 2 passengers. The shared cabins feature two sofas (width: 80 cm), two coat racks, an air-conditioner, free Wi-Fi, a safe, sockets for 220V and USB, a TV and media streamer. Travelers are provided with a bed-linen set, a towel, a pair of slippers, newspapers, and a travel kit with necessary vanity kit items. The ticket includes a hot breakfast, snacks, and soft drinks (water, tea & coffee). Moreover, upon arrival, a free transfer by a comfort class car is available, you may book it with the car attendant. There are two shared bathrooms on both ends of the train car. The VIP bar and Bistro restaurant are in the neighboring train cars.

    • Grand Express Grand Imperial Cabin
    • Grand Express Grand Imperial Cabin
    • Grand Express Grand Imperial Cabin
    • Grand Express Grand Imperial Cabin
    Cabina Grande Imperiale

    There are 4 compartments of this type on the Grand Express train. Each is designed for 2 passengers and is 2 times larger than ordinary cabins. The private cabins feature a transforming leather sofa (width: 110 cm when converted), an upper bunk bed (width: 80 cm, foldable), a closet for storing your belongings, an air-conditioner, free Wi-Fi, a safe, a hairdryer, sockets for 220V and USB, a TV, DVD, and media streamer, as well as a private bathroom with a bidet, washbasin, and a walk-in shower. Travelers are provided with 2 bed-linen sets, hypoallergic pillow, 2 towel sets, 2 bathrobes, 2 pairs of slippers, newspapers, and a travel kit with necessary vanity kit items. The ticket price is indicated for the entire cabin (not per person) and includes a dinner in the cabin and a hot breakfast, snacks, and soft drinks (juice, water, tea & coffee). Moreover, upon arrival, a free transfer by a business class car is available, you may book it with the car attendant. The VIP bar and the Bistro restaurant are available in the neighboring train cars.

    • Premium Cabine Single
    • Grand Express VIP Cabin (img 1)
    • Grand Express VIP Cabin (img 3)
    • Grand Express VIP Cabin (img 4)
    1-bed Cabin +

    There are 9 compartments of this type on the Grand Express train, each designed for 1 passenger. The private cabins feature a transforming sofa (width: 100 cm when converted), an upper bunk bed (width: 80 cm, foldable), a closet for storing your belongings, an air-conditioner, free Wi-Fi, a safe, sockets for 220V and USB, a TV and media streamer, as well as a private bathroom with a washbasin. Travelers are provided with a bed-linen set, a towel set, a pair of slippers, newspapers, and a travel kit with necessary vanity kit items. The ticket price includes a hot breakfast, snacks, and soft drinks (water, tea & coffee). Moreover, upon arrival, a free transfer by a comfort class car is available, you may book it with the car attendant. The VIP bar and Bistro restaurant are in the neighboring train cars.

    • Grand Imperial Cabin Single
    • Grand Express Grand Imperial Cabin
    • Grand Express Grand Imperial Cabin
    • Grand Express Grand Imperial Cabin
    1-bed Imperial Cabin

    There is 1 compartment of this type on the Grand Express train. It is designed for 1 passenger and is 2 times larger than ordinary cabins. The private cabin features an Ergomotion bed (width: 90 cm, length: 195 cm, when converted), it is adjustable by remote control and has a massage function. There is also an air-conditioner, a closet for storing your belongings, free Wi-Fi, a safe, a hairdryer, sockets for 220V and USB, a TV and media streamer, as well as a private bathroom with a bidet, washbasin, and a walk-in shower. Travelers are provided with a bed-linen set, hypoallergic pillow, a towel set, a bathrobe, a pair of slippers, newspapers, and a travel kit with necessary vanity kit items. The ticket price includes a dinner in the cabin and a hot breakfast, snacks, and soft drinks (juice, water, tea & coffee). Moreover, upon arrival, a free transfer by a business class car is available, you may book it with the car attendant. The VIP bar and the Bistro restaurant are available in the neighboring train cars.

    • Grand Express Grand Imperial Cabin
    • Grand Express Grand Imperial Cabin
    • Grand Express Grand Imperial Cabin
    • Grand Express Grand Imperial Cabin
    2-bed Deluxe Cabin

    There are 4 compartments of this type on the Grand Express train. Each is designed for 2 passengers and is 2 times larger than ordinary cabins. The private cabins feature a transforming Alcantara sofa (width: 110 cm when converted), an upper bunk bed (width: 80 cm, foldable), a closet for storing your belongings, an air-conditioner, free Wi-Fi, a safe, a hairdryer, sockets for 220V and USB, a TV, DVD, and media streamer, as well as a private bathroom with a bidet, washbasin, and a walk-in shower. Travelers are provided with 2 bed-linen sets, 2 towel sets, 2 bathrobes, 2 pairs of slippers, newspapers, and a travel kit with necessary vanity kit items. The ticket price is indicated for the entire cabin (not per person) and includes a hot breakfast, snacks, and soft drinks (juice, water, tea & coffee). Moreover, upon arrival, a free transfer by a business class car is available, you may book it with the car attendant. The VIP bar is in this train car, the Bistro restaurant is available in the neighboring train car.

    • Grand Express 2nd class sleeper (img 1)
    • Grand Express 2nd class sleeper (img 2)
    • Grand Express 2nd class sleeper (img 3)
    2a classe (Kupe+)

    There are 9 compartments of this type on the Grand Express train, each designed for 4 passengers. The shared cabins feature 2 lower berths (width: 70 cm) and 2 upper berths (width: 70 cm), free Wi-Fi, 4 individual sockets for 220V and 2 USB sockets for the lower berths, a TV and media streamer. Travelers are provided with a bed-linen set, a towel, and drinking water (newspapers and a travel kit with necessary vanity kit items such as a toothbrush may be available). The ticket price is indicated per person, the ticket sometimes includes a hot breakfast, snacks, and soft drinks (water, tea & coffee). There are two shared bathrooms on both ends of the train car. 

Distanza
635 chilometri
635 chilometri
Orario
3 ore 30 min
3 ore 40 min
Partenze
30 treni per percorso
25 treni per percorso