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Sapsan high-speed train tickets & timetable
Sapsan trains depart from Moscow's train station called Leningradsky Vokzal. In Saint Petersburg, Sapsan trains depart from the train station called Moskovsky Vokzal. Both of theses rail stations are located in the city centers and have easy access.
Sounds simple, but it gets a little bit tricky when you understand that there are multiple train stations in both of the cities. Watch our video tour of both stations and learn everything you need to know about boarding Sapsan trains and finding your station.
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All seat types are comfortable and always come equipped with adjustable seats, an individual reading light, and foldable tables. There is a bit more leg room in higher category cars. And if you get hungry, there is a special Dining car especially for such cases.
Sapsan trains are operated by Russian Railways and are running regularly connecting St. Petersburg, Moscow, and Nizhny Novgorod with a few stops in between. These high-speed trains are a popular choice among the travelers for the comfort that they offer onboard as well as convenient centrally located departure and arrival stations.
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Moscow to Saint Petersburg Sapsan Train
The Moscow to St. Petersburg route is the most popular Sapsan train route, connecting two of the main hubs in magnificent Russia. It provides a fast, safe, and comfortable journey and allows you to relax and enjoy the ride. There are around 15 daily departures of the Moscow - St. Petersburg Sapsan train, ensuring plenty of options to choose from to fulfill your travel needs. Taking less than four hours to make its way from Moscow to St. Petersburg, the Sapsan train also boasts all the necessary amenities to ensure a comfortable journey.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long is train ride from Moscow to St. Petersburg?
The train ride from Moscow to St. Petersburg takes around 3.5 hours to complete.
How fast does Sapsan go?
The Sapsan train can reach the maximum speed of 250km/h (155 mph).
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