Red Arrow train


The Red Arrow (Krasnaya Strela), launched in 1931, is the oldest and most famous Russian train. The train is famous for shuttling the communist elite between Leningrad and Moscow in Soviet times.  Today, it is still one of the most popular and modern trains operating between Moscow and St. Petersburg.  The train runs daily and has a maximum speed of 160 km/h without any stops. Travel time between St. Petersburg and Moscow is 8 hours.
The train has a VIP first-class car, 9 regular first-class cars and five second-class carriages.  There is also a very nice dining car that serves good meals.  The staff car has a cabin for disabled passengers and the people accompanying them.
First-class cabins have two lower berths. The ticket price includes bedlinen, magazines and a hot meal. VIP first-class cabins include the same services as regular first-class, however, they also have a private shower and WC, sleeping berths are arranged one above the other.
Second-class cabins are equipped for 4 people.  They have two upper and two lower berths. The ticket price includes bedlinen, magazines and a lunch box.

Runs
every day

Takes
8 hours

Travels
at night

High level of comfort

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  • 002А
    Trip time: 08:00 hours
    23:55
    Moscow Leningradsky
    07:55
    St. Peterburg Moscovsky
  • 001А
    Trip time: 08:00 hours
    23:55
    St. Peterburg Moscovsky
    07:55
    Moscow Leningradsky

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