Allegro - Train Helsinki to St. Petersburg

Feb 7, 2019 11:55:01 AM

Train journey to St. Petersburg

VR provides a fast and comfortable train connection "Allegro" between Helsinki and St. Petersburg. Travel time from Helsinki to St. Petersburg is less than 3,5 hours.
Scheduled stops in Finland: Helsinki, Tikkurila, Lahti, Kouvola and Vainikkala.
Scheduled stops in Russia: Vyborg and St. Petersburg. Border formalities are conveniently carried out on the train during the trip.

Services on board

Allegro train has a restaurant car, a sales trolley and a currency exchange on board. The train has seats for the disabled, children's playroom and seats for passengers travelling with pets. First Class tickets include a meal served to a seat and coffee or tea. Allegro train is a non-smoking train.

Allegro train restaurant in the dining wagon

Information in advance

Please check the visa requirements to Russia already in advance.

Product information: Allegro-train

  • Season: all year
  • Languages: English, Russian
  • Route: Helsinki - St. Petersburg (Russia)
  • Capacity: 48 seats in 1st class and 294 seats in 2nd class
  • Meals: Culinary delights of Finnish and Russian cuisine served in the restaurant car. Several choices for breakfast, snack and dinner. Preorder meals for your group via VR Agent Service.
  • Services: Bistro Allegro restaurant, snack service in 1st class, electric sockets at all seats, currency exchange and tax free returns, play area for children
Allegro-train Seat


VR-Group Ltd Finnish Railways
Tel. +358 307 23705


Destination: Helsinki

The capital of Finland is not only modern and cosmopolitan, but also unique. With a population of around 600,000 inhabitants, the metropolis of the north unites urbanity, traditional eastern exoticism and modern Scandinavian style. Finland's capital Helsinki offers its residents and visitors great experiences in all seasons. A beautiful seascape, the well-known Finnish design, a dynamic food culture, interesting neighborhoods and architecture as well as best shopping opportunities and an exciting nightlife.
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