Arriving in Destination

Pulkovo Airport From St Petersburg's superb airport, an official taxi to the centre should cost between R800 and R1000; if you book one via an app it's likely to be R700. Alternatively, take bus 39 (35 minutes) or 39A (20 minutes) to Moskovskaya metro station for R35, then take the metro from Moskovskaya (Line 2) all over the city for R45.

Moscow Station (Moskovsky vokzal) Easy connection to the nearby pl Vosstaniya (Line 1) and Mayakovskaya (Line 3) metro stations.

Finland Station (Finlyandsky vokzal) Direct connection to the pl Lenina (Line 1) metro station.

Boat Terminals Taxis are easily caught at all cruise terminals in St Petersburg, but all are within walking distance of metro stations or have bus routes passing nearby.