Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport
Pulkovskoe Shosse, Saint Petersburg, 196140, Russia
IATA airport code: LED
Also known as Pulkovo Airport and Shosseynaya Airport.
Where is Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport?
Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport is located south of the city, for a long time it consisted of two terminals: Pulkovo-1 and Pulkovo-2. In December 2013 Terminal 1 (New Terminal) was turned into operation for all domestic and international flights to and from the airport. The airport has a large terminal now that is formed by the new terminal and the renovated terminal Pulkovo-1. Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport lies close to the E95 motorway (Pulkovskoe Shosse) and is therefore easily accessible by car.
What is the distance from Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport to the centre of Saint Petersburg?
A drive from Terminal 1 to Palace Square in the centre of Saint Petersburg takes 35 minutes (22 kilometres).
Which airlines fly to and from Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport?
- British Airways
- Air France
- Ural Airlines
How to get from Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport to Saint Petersburg?
Public transport – Bus and metro (Saint Petersburg)
To reach the centre of Saint Petersburg you have to travel to Moskovskaya metro station by bus and subsequently take the metro (line 2, blue) to Nevskiy Prospekt metro station. Buses run every day between 05:30 a.m. and 01:30 a.m.. From Terminal 1 you can take city bus 39 (every 12 – 20 minutes), express city bus 39Ex (every 25 – 30 minutes) and minibus K39 (every 5 minutes). Travel time to Moskovskaya metro station is 30 to 35 minutes by city bus 39 and 15 to 20 minutes by express city bus 39Ex and minibus/marshrutka K39. A ticket for minibus K39 is more expensive (40 RUB) than a ticket for the city buses (30 RUB). From Moskovskaya metro station it takes 15 minutes to get to Nevskiy Prospekt metro station in the centre of Saint Petersburg, within walking distance of many famous hotels. Passengers arriving at night and heading to the centre of Saint Petersburg have to change at Moskovskaya metro station to the night bus. You can buy a metro ticket from the ticket machines on the stations, a single journey costs 35 RUB. Please consult timetable buses Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport for more information.
How much is the taxi fare to and from Saint Petersburg?
The taxi fare into the city is a fixed rate, a taxi ride to the centre of Saint Petersburg for example costs 1,000 RUB. If you pre book a taxi costs about 1,250 RUB, which is more expensive but also easier if you do not speak the Russian language. As in Moscow it can be very busy on the roads in Saint Petersburg, the duration of a taxi ride to the city centre varies from 30 minutes to 2 hours. Make a taxi reservation Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport through TaxiTender, an online booking platform for reliable and reasonable priced airport transfers.
What car rental companies are present at Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport?
At Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport it is possible to rent a car from Hertz, Avis, Thrifty, Sixt and Europcar. Compare prices of well-known car rental companies and local suppliers at Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport through EasyTerra Car Rental, save time and book online.
What are the car parking prices at Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport?
In front of Terminal 1 you can find one garage (P1) and three car parks (P2, P3 and P4). From Long-term parking P4 you can walk in 10 to 15 minutes to the terminal. However, it is easier to take the shuttle bus that runs every 15 minutes to and from the airport building. The airport once offered unguarded free parking spaces (P7), but these do not exist anymore. Please check out the full list of parking prices Saint Petersburg Pulkovo Airport.
|Parking prices||P1||P2 and P3||P4|
|60 minutes||200 RUB||150 RUB||150 RUB|
|1 day||1,200 RUB||800 RUB||450 RUB|
|2 days||2,400 RUB||1,600 RUB||900 RUB|
|3 days||3,600 RUB||2,400 RUB||1,350 RUB|
|1 week||5,100 RUB||3,400 RUB||1,700 RUB|
|2 weeks||10,200 RUB||6,800 RUB||3,400 RUB|
|3 weeks||15,300 RUB||10,200 RUB||5,100 RUB|
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