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St Petersburg Transfer Services
Travel Hassle Free and Efficiently From/To the City Center or Anywhere Else in the Area With Us.

Looking for high quality St Petersburg transfer services? Need a reliable taxi, minivan, minibus or chauffeured car? Whatever you need, you're in the right spot.

Once you've landed at Pulkovo airport, docked at the Marice Facade sea port or arrived at one of the four St Petersburg train stations, you will need to decide how to get to/from the city center.

Photos of some vehicles we use to pick up our customers upon their arrival in  St Petersburg, Russia.

Basically, you have three options. You can use the well serviced public transport system and save money; but struggling with your luggage on a congested bus or metro, which can be also difficult. Take a random taxi car upon your arrival or, much better, pre-book a
a private pickup transfer and spend a little more, but travel faster and more comfortably to your final destination, so hassle free.

We know that there isn't one best transfer service for everyone as it depends on your budget, amount of luggage, arrival time and the number of people you're traveling with. But if you want peace of mind, our advice is to take a pre-book taxi, minivan or chauffeured car depending on your needs.

So if you want to avoid the discomfort of public transport and ensure your comfort, efficiency and safety, then stop searching and let us help you arrange your St Petersburg airport transfer.

With us, you can book your airport transfers with confidence and start your Russian vacation in convenience.

Please Note: We accept booking requests from anywhere in the world all year round. To secure a taxi with us or any of our St Petersburg transfer services make sure you book at least 24 hours before your arrival or departure. Thanks!

WHY BOOK WITH US

Simply because it is inexpensive, convenient and reliable!

Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, we can offer you a reliable and efficient private door-to-door transfer service to and from Pulkovo Airport or any other destination in Saint Petersburg at a reasonable price.

A look inside the vehicles we use to pick up our clients.

We can arrange a taxi or minivan for a small or large group of people, as well as rental car, minivan or minibus with a professional, Russian driver who can take you for a tour around the city or to the beautiful imperial suburbs, such as Peterhof, Tsarskoye Selo, Pavlovsk and beyond. 

When booking with us, you can be sure that...

  • You will pay a flat rate and know in advance how much you have to pay the driver once you reach your final destination. No hidden fees, no price change! 

  • You won't be charged extra for your luggage (one person - one suitcase and one piece of hand luggage). Also, you will get a 5% discount when you book a return transfer.
  • A friendly and professional driver will greet you at your desired location with a card name and assist you with your luggage and anything else you may need along the way.
  • After pre-booking our transfer service you will receive an email with all the details of your reservation. No upfront deposit and all info in one email, which you can print out if you want!
  • You will travel with an experienced driver in a comfortable, modern and air-conditioned car or minivan that will take you promptly to your accommodation or any place you like. No waiting for a taxi or public transport!
  • You will be able to change money or withdraw money after landing. Just add this request during your booking, if you need it.
  • We provide the most reliable, efficient and affordable transfer service in the city. We partner with a trustworthy St Petersburg taxi company that has been in business for more than ten years ensuring efficient and honest service to their customers. If we can trust them, you can trust us!
  • For any issues, inquiries or additional support you can always communicate with us by phone or email before and after your arrival. We speak fluent English, Italian, Russian as well as some French and Portuguese.

Wondering what other people have said about our taxi service?

Of course you do! If you're still in doubt and want to hear someone else experience before booking, please see also our customer reviews here, or read the latest comments below.

OUR PRICES

The cost of your taxi ride is currently determined by the zone you are going to.

For your information, St Petersburg is divided into four main areas: Admiralty Side (city center), Vasilievsky Island (city center), Petrograd Side (city center), and Vyborg Side (which is outside the city center).

The price may differ only if you need to go outside of the city center or if you ask for additional services or particular requests. However, for further questions or specific information get in touch with us.

Below you can find our most popular routes and the equivalent final price quoted.

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RATES FOR CAR TRANSFER SERVICES


TAXI PRIVATE TRANSFER FROM/TO


Pulkovo Airport - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)      


City Center (Your Hotel/Place) - Pulkovo Airport


Sea Port - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)


Moscow Station - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)


Finland Station - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)


Ladoga Station - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)


Vitebsk Station - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)


Finland Station or City Center (Hotel/Place) - River Port


City Center (Your Hotel/Place) - Peterhof


City Center (Your Hotel/Place) - Tsarskoye Selo


City Center (Your Hotel/Place) - Pavlovsk


Mariinsky Theater - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)

PRICE


1700 RUB


1200 RUB


1600 RUB


1100 RUB


900 RUB


1300 RUB


900 RUB


1300 RUB


1900 RUB


1900 RUB


1900 RUB


700 RUB

Please Note: All drivers are local Russians, so they speak only Russian. If you need an English Speaking Driver, we can help you find one, but the price will change. For more information feel free to ask!

You should know that a 5% discount is included on your way back when you book a return transfer from your Hotel/Flat to the airport. 

Number of passengers:

  • Up to 1 passenger with one large size luggage in one cab;
  • Up to 2 passengers with two large size luggage in one cab;
  • Up to 3 passengers with one large or two medium size luggage in one cab or the way around;

Warning: If there are 4 passengers with large luggage, for your comfort and convenience we recommend that you order a small minivan. In the event you're a group of 5, 6 or 7 people with many luggage, then better book a large minivan.

Tips: To help you calculate the price in your currency in real time use this free currency tool.

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RATES FOR SMALL MINIVAN TRANSFER SERVICES


MINIVAN PRIVATE TRANSFER FROM/TO


Pulkovo Airport - City Center (Your Hotel, Place)


City Center (Your Hotel/Place) - Pulkovo Airport


Sea Port - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)


Moscow Station - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)


Finland Station - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)


Ladoga Station - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)


Vitebsk Station - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)


Finland Station or City Center (Hotel/Place) - River Port


City Center (Your Hotel/Place) - Peterhof


City Center (Your Hotel/Place) -Tsarskoye Selo


City Center (Your Hotel/Place) - Pavlovsk


Mariinsky Theater - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)

PRICE


2000 RUB


1500 RUB


1800 RUB


1400 RUB


1200 RUB


1600 RUB


1200 RUB


1600 RUB


2100 RUB


2100 RUB


2100 RUB


900 RUB

Please Note: All drivers are local Russians, so they speak only Russian. If you need an English Speaking Driver, we can help you find one, but the price will change. For more information feel free to ask!

You should know that  a 5% discount is included on your way back when you book a return transfer from your Hotel/Flat to the airport.

Number of passengers: up to 5 passengers with medium or small luggage in one minivan or just with a few large luggage. For your information this vehicle fit better 4 passengers with 4 large luggage.

Warning: If there are 5 or 6 passengers with all a large luggage, for your comfort and convenience we recommend that you order a large minivan for 7 people.

Tips: To help you calculate the price in your currency in real time use this free currency tool.

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RATES FOR LARGE MINIVAN TRANSFER SERVICES


MINIVAN PRIVATE TRANSFER FROM/TO


Pulkovo Airport - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)


City Center (Your Hotel/Place) - Pulkovo Airport 

PRICE


3200 RUB


3200 RUB

Keep in mind: During the high season, so from May to October the price for a large minivan is 3200 rubles from airport to the city or from the port terminal to the city or from the train stations to the city, and reverse.

You should know that a 5% discount is included on your way back when you book a return transfer from your Hotel/Flat to the airport.  During the high season discount is not available for the large minivan!

Number of passengers: up to 7 passengers with medium or small luggage in one minivan or just with a few large luggage. For your information this vehicle fit better 6 passengers with 6 large luggage.

Tips: To help you calculate the price in your currency in real time use this free currency tool.

RATES FOR MINIBUS TRANSFER SERVICES


MINIBUS PRIVATE TRANSFER FROM/TO


Pulkovo Airport - City Center (Your Hotel/Place)


City Center (Your Hotel/Place) - Pulkovo Airport

PRICE


5900 RUB


5900 RUB

Please Note: There is no discount included for the minibus on your way back as the price it is been already lowered.

Number of passengers: Up to 17 passengers with medium, small or large luggage. However, in the event you are a group of 20, 30 or 40 people, no worries! We also can arrange a modern large bus that host up to 45 people. Just get in touch with us for more info!

Tips: To help you calculate the price in your currency in real time use this free currency tool.

RATES FOR RENTING A CAR, MINIVAN OR MINIBUS


If you need to rent a car, minivan or minibus with a driver for one day or several hours to tour the city or visit the beautiful imperial suburbs please contact us here.

Below you can find the rental cost for each different type of vehicle per one hour.

Minimum renting time 3 hours

Average time recommended for the day tour 8 hours

RENTAL CAR, MINIVAN OR MINIBUS


Rental Car (up to 3 people) + Professional Driver


Rental Small Minivan (up to 5 people) + Professional Driver


Rental Large Minivan (up to 7 people) + Professional Driver


Rental Minibus (up to 17 people) + Professional Driver


Rental Bus (up to 24 peopl) + Professional Driver


Big Bus Rental (up to 45 people) + Professional Driver

RENTAL PRICE FOR ONE HOUR


 800 RUB (+ Petrol 800 RUB for the whole renting period)


1000 RUB (+ Petrol 1000 RUB for the whole renting period)


1200 RUB (+ Petrol 1200 RUB for the whole renting period)


1400 RUB (+ Petrol 1400 RUB) for the whole renting period)


1500 RUB (+ Petrol 1500 RUB) for the whole renting period)


2000 RUB (+ Petrol 2000 RUB) for the whole renting period)

Please Note: For cruise passengers only the price change a little because there additional costs to take into account, such as entrance port fees and parking. Please ask for more information as every case is different. You might come via St Peter Line Ferry or via international Cruise Ship Liner.

In addition to arrange a taxi or renting you a car, minivan or minibus, we can also organize a Private Tour or find you a local tour guide to enhance your city sightseeing experience during your stay. And, if you are just looking to tour the city on your own we can arrange for you a Day Chauffeur Service (Rental car + English Speaker Driver for a day, or more).Just ask!

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HOW TO BOOK OUR ST PETERSBURG
TRANSFER SERVICES

Booking any of our St Petersburg transfer services is easy and straightforward.

  • Fill in the yellow booking form below with appropriate details and press the "Book Now" button at the bottom to send your request to us.

  • Soon after clicking on "Book Now" you'll be directed to our Thank You page and receive an automated email with details on how to secure your booking.
  • You'll get shortly a new confirmation e-mail with the details of your transfer booking. Please secure your booking after you read this e-mail.
  • After reaching your final destination in St Petersburg, you will pay the amount due directly to the driver.
  • Please make sure you reserve the taxi at least 48 hours before your arrival or departure, so we can facilitate your request easily. Also, get in touch with us as soon as possible in case of any delay, issues or cancellation. Thanks!

BOOK NOW AND PAY LATER

Ready to book? If so, enter the details of your transfer request in the form below accurately and click on "Book Now" to proceed with your booking.

Book Your Private Transfer Service Before You Come!

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LIVE COMMENTS AND FEEDBACK

ADDITIONAL INFO

Are you experiencing an issue with our booking form? Can't you book from your iPhone or Tablet?

If for any reasons you are having such difficulties please send us the following information...

  • Full Name*
  • Valid Full Phone Number with code*
  • Flight Number or Ship Company or Train Name*
  • Flight arrival or departure Date and Time*
  • Your Final Destination: Hotel Name/Place*
  • Number of Passengers*
  • Number of Bags*

... to booking@st-petersburg-essentialguide.com

I would like to remind you that a 5% discount is included on your way back when you book a return transfer from your Hotel/Flat to the airport only. This is our way to thank you for booking with us!

Any extra services or requests, such as an English speaker driver or a first class car come with an additional charge.

When renting a car, minivan or minibus for one day, the petrol is not included and the price may vary according to the means of transport you choose and the amount of time you need it.

The prices does not included any extras, such as a child seat and a pet seat, which are 200 rubles extra as well as any port fees if you come by ship at the sea port and book a minibus.

All our prices include the following:

  • Pickup and drop off at your desired location;
  • Waiting time at the airport terminal (max 1 hour);
  • A card with the name of our website on it;
  • Parking costs, taxes expenses, service;
  • Personal assistance with the luggage;
  • Time to change or withdraw money, but only under request;
  • Modern and comfort vehicles;
  • Our Personal back up in English, Italian, Russian and Portuguese;

And the number of passengers allowed for each type of vehicle are as follow:

  • Car (Hyundai, Mercedes, Ford, Fiat, etc) - up to 3 people;
  • Minivan Chevrolet - up to 5 people;
  • Volkswagen Transporter - up to 6 people (low);
  • Minivan Mercedes Sprinter - up to 7 people (high);
  • Minibus Mercedes - up to 17 people;

Have you got a question? If so, take a look at our most frequently asked questions below.

HOW CAN I CANCEL OR AMEND MY TRANSFER ORDER?

You can cancel or amend your transfer order up to 24 hours before the agreed time of your transfer. If you book your transfer less than 24 hours before your arrival/ departure, we don't guarantee that we will be able to reply promptly and so arrange your transfer.

HOW CAN I PAY THE DRIVER?

You can pay the driver in cash in Rubles, the Russian currency. Unfortunately, no credit cards or international currencies are accepted at the moment.

I DON'T HAVE RUBLES! WHERE CAN I CHANGE MONEY?

We suggest that you change money in your country before you leave or upon your arrival at the office exchange in the arrival halls. You can also withdraw money safely from any ATM machines you find at the airport / train stations. If you intend to change the money at the airport, please tell us about it during your booking in order to inform the driver and we will assist you with that.

CAN I HAVE A RECEIPT OF THE PAYMENT?

Of course you can! Once you have reached your final destination and paid the driver, you can ask for a receipt. Please inform us about it in advance!

DOES THE DRIVER SPEAK ENGLISH?

Our drivers speak only Russian. But don't be afraid about that because all our drivers will be in contact with us for the whole time you are with them.  So if you have any problem or extra request on the way, they will call us and you will be able to speak in English with us.

DO I HAVE TO TIP THE DRIVER?

There is no need to tip the driver! Tips to the driver are up to you and not compulsory.

WHAT TYPE OF CARS DO YOU OFFER?

We offer different type of cars, all well maintained, comfortable, clean, air conditioned and not older than 7 years. The car model vary according to what driver comes to pick up you. Usually, you can expect to travel with a Hyundai, Mercedes, Ford or Fiat.

DO YOU OFFER A BUSINESS CAR SERVICE?

Yes we do! The cost for a business car along with an English Speaker Driver and its service starts from 2500 Rubles per hour. If you need this type of service, please get in touch with us for more details.


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