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Sapsan Bullet Train

Komsomolskaya Square | Leningradskiy Rail Terminal, Moscow 129515, Russia
+7 495 781-27-02
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Fast, Efficient, Pleasant Train Ride

Very pleasant several hours from St.Petersburg to Moscow on this high speed line. Second class was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Andrew E
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White Bear Lake, Minnesota
Does what it says, very fast trip

We travelled from St Petersburg to Moscow. Bought economy tickets which were fine. There is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
donnyMiltonKeynes
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milton keynes
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Sapsan is the name of a high speed train connecting two Russian capitals. Sapsan train derived its name from the fastest bird in the falcon family. Designed by Siemens AG it is a high speed train, that can reach the speed up to 250 km/h and is perfectly adapted to the harsh Russian climate.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“business class” (178 reviews)
“st petersburg” (387 reviews)
“high speed” (55 reviews)
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Komsomolskaya Square | Leningradskiy Rail Terminal, Moscow 129515, Russia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very pleasant several hours from St.Petersburg to Moscow on this high speed line. Second class was very nice, with a comfortable seat and plenty of room. Enjoyed a healthy snack from the cafe. Highly recommended.

2  Thank Andrew E
Reviewed 4 days ago

We travelled from St Petersburg to Moscow. Bought economy tickets which were fine. There is the usual railway food and drink available at the station or on the train. Everything was very efficient, on time, clean and well run. They were even cleaning the outside...More

1  Thank donnyMiltonKeynes
Reviewed 4 days ago

We traveled from St. Petersburg to Moscow on the Bullet Train and found it most comfortable. Food was available for purchase on board, and the seats were comfortable with large windows for viewing the countryside.

1  Thank clairmontjeff
Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely comfortable--right on time--what more can you ask for?Plenty of food and beverage available at the dining car. the view are beautiful. so much better than flying !

1  Thank bluecandy2
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Train very spacious with free WiFi. Two films shown on route. With coffee water biscuit and chicken roll. Excellent way to travel between Moscow and Saint Petersburg

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The ideal way to travel from Moscow to St. Petersburg. Fast, efficient & comfortable. We were totally satisfied with 2nd Class which was better than economy class air travel. I recommend booking online.

Thank Chris255103
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During my last business trip in St. Petersburg, I used the train from moscou to St. Petersburg center Quite fast, confortable with internet access Fast as train at least Idéal

1  Thank BeHappy75
Reviewed 1 week ago

The new trains are excellent ,very comfortable easy access very quick and on time always Worth a trip to St Petersburgh from Moscow

Thank CityCruncher
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very convenient way to go to St.Pete. Very comfortable to travel with kids. Same total hours like by plain but less nervous. In the business decent meal is included.

Thank Евгений З
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to and from Moscow to St Petersburg by Sapsan and it was a nice comfortable journey and fast too.It is quicker than flying if you take into account you got from city centre to city centre. We went Business class and the little...More

Thank Malcolm P
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601mellisal
26 September 2017|
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Response from KarlMul | Reviewed this property |
seats always allocated. I was in business class but could not get the wifi to work as I did not have a Russian mobile number. Apparently in business class they can help you but I decided not to make use of the service. I did... More
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601mellisal
26 September 2017|
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Response from 2017_and_further | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There are several options to order tickets. Agency is not always more expensive. Here you can find direct site of Russian railways pass rzd ru Mentioned already by others tutu is similar in price. Keep in mind that... More
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Rediet12
25 September 2017|
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Response from ifer1 | Reviewed this property |
Lenningradsky train station is where you need to get to for the sapsan train.You can book on line and choose various classes of travel.To be honest we travelled in normal class and you could buy food and drink at the bistro... More
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