Attention! International passenger trains No. 31/32 Leo Tolstoy Moscow – Helsinki; No. 781/782 Allegro St. Petersburg – Helsinki; No. 783/784 Allegro St. Petersburg – Helsinki; No. 785/786 Allegro St. Petersburg – Helsinki; No. 787/788 Allegro St. Petersburg – Helsinki have been cancelled.

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There is e-registration avaliable for Russia – Finland – Russia trains 1 hour before train departure from Moscow.

Passengers can buy tickets for services between Russia – Finland 90 days before train departure. The sale of seats/berths on trains departing from Russia begins at 08:00 and from Finland at 00:01 Moscow time in both cases.

Passengers of Leo Tolstoy and Allegro trains can travel to Helsinki’s Vantaa airport free of charge within 80 minutes of their arrival in Helsinki. Passengers need to transfer to electric trains on the railway circle line (routes I or P) and present a ticket for a Leo Tolstoy or Allegro train.

Travel time to the airport:

  • From the main station – 27 minutes;
  • From Pasila station – 22 minutes;
  • From Tikkurila station – 8 minutes.

The timetable for trains to Vantaa airport can be found on the Finnish website at the link.

Train number Time Distance, km Intermediate points

St. Petersburg – Helsinki

Departures from St. Petersburg and from Helsinki will be temporarily suspended from 19 March

Allegro timetable 03:36

456

Vyborg
Vainikkala
Kouvola
Lahti
Tikkurila
Pasila

Moscow – Helsinki

Departures from Moscow and from Helsinki will be temporarily suspended from 18 March and 19 March 2020 respectively

No. 32 Leo TolstoyDeparture from Moscow (six)times a week: monday, tuesday, wednesday, thursday, friday, sunday; From 30 May to 31 August – daily. Departure from Helsinki (six)times a week: monday, tuesday, wednesday, thursday, friday, sunday. From 30 May to 31 August - daily. 14:20 1 082

Helsinki – Moscow

Departures from Helsinki will be temporarily suspended from 19 March

No. 31 Leo TolstoyDeparture from Moscow (six)times a week: monday, tuesday, wednesday, thursday, friday, sunday; From 30 May to 31 August – daily. Departure from Helsinki (six)times a week: monday, tuesday, wednesday, thursday, friday, sunday. From 30 May to 31 August - daily. 14:35 1 082

Times displayed are the local time in the city or town of arrival/departure.

Passengers on the Lev Tolstoy train can take their cars with them, which are transported on a car-carrying wagon attached to the passengers’ train.

Ticket purchase is avaliable online and at internationsl ticket offices on the territory of the Russian Federation.

Passenger information

You can check the timetable, fares and availability at the site https://eng.rzd.ru. Please specify the departure and destination stations, as well as the travel dates.

There is a branded lux carriage on № 32/31 "Leo Tolstoy" train that has four two-berth compartments and cafetaria.

Branded lux carriage:

  • folding sofa-berth;
  • extra upper sleeping berth;
  • air-conditioning;
  • toilet with heated floor;
  • shower cabin;
  • LCD TV;
  • DVD/VHS player.
Information updated on: 19.03.2021