We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Provide more time to find your platform

I used the station for Allegro train to Helsinki and it a bit tricky to find the platform for this... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
SNK777
,
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Small station for trains to Helsinki

Boarding gate is opened half an hour before departing time. Small area to fit all passengers while... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MrsHasmat
,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
via mobile
Read all 123 reviews
36
All photos (36)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good33%
  • Average30%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
4 days ago
“Provide more time to find your platform”
1 week ago
“Small station for trains to Helsinki”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
22°
11°
Jul
20°
10°
Aug
14°
Sep
Contact
Lenina Sq., 6 | metro Pl Lenina, St. Petersburg 195009, Russia
Website
+7 812 757-63-46
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around St. Petersburg
from US$20.20
More Info
from US$65.30
More Info
from US$60.00
More Info
from US$385.00
More Info
Reviews (123)
Filter reviews
23 results
Traveler rating
1
5
12
2
3
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
1
5
12
2
3
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 23 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

I used the station for Allegro train to Helsinki and it a bit tricky to find the platform for this train. If it was not for one Russian lady who didnt speak English but saw I was wondering she directed me to the right platform...More

Thank SNK777
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Boarding gate is opened half an hour before departing time. Small area to fit all passengers while waiting for the train to arrive at the station. Plus point for muslims - there is a cafe serving halal food just as you exit Metro station Ploshchad...More

Thank MrsHasmat
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We trecked across the river to visit the 'sealed train' in which Lenin arrived for the revolution. Yes it's still there, in its little enclosure, today's Russia clearly doesn't want to know. Went into the station - no signs anywhere. Went to the paltform barriers,...More

Thank 295horace
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

The station itself is slightly outdated. There are limited seating areas but more then enough ticket booths and automated machines on either side. Not overly exciting at all but we had to catch the train from here to Vyborg very recently. The large and imposing...More

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We arrived at the station over an hour before the train departed and already all the seats were taken, which wasn't surprising given that there were about 20. Many people also put their bags next to them on seats... There is a vending machine in...More

3  Thank elka_3
Reviewed 19 August 2017

My first stop in St Petersburg. I travelled by train from Helsinki to St Petersburg by Allegro Train.

5  Thank Quack H
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Truly awful. A complete lack of space. With over an hour until departure it was standing room only. There are better facilities in the main hall for the suburban services. Needs sorting.

1  Thank MarkyPerris
Reviewed 2 July 2017

It worked out well for us to use the Allegro line for our trip from St. Petersburg to Helsinki. The station itself was not attractive. The waiting area was small. There were a few vending machines and a small gift shop. It's not easy to...More

4  Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Lucky that my hostel helped me out to find the right way. It's not very visible, I've took some photos hope helps Main entrance and surrounded area

5  Thank Maria P
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Even if you are not travelling to Finland, a visit should really be made to travel in the footsteps of Lenin. He returned to Russia via this station. Due to its history it has many paintings and mosaics to Lenin on the walls. The biggest...More

1  Thank m4ttieh
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Finlyandsky Railway Station staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines