Allegro train

Allegro is a high-speed train service between St. Petersburg and Helsinki.
Allegro train schedule
Route Fastest trip Number of trains Price from
Train № Departure time Arrival time Travel time Departure dates Price from
781М 06:40 09:07 3h 27m Daily 3.57 $
781М 06:40 10:10 3h 30m Daily 3.57 $
783М 11:30 13:57 3h 27m Daily 163.58 $
783М 11:30 15:00 3h 30m Daily 163.58 $
785М 15:30 17:57 3h 27m Daily 3.59 $
785М 15:30 19:00 3h 30m Daily 3.59 $
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Quick facts about Allegro train
Allegro train
  1. The name of the train means ‘fast’ in Italian
  2. All passengers are welcomed to the restaurant located in a car 3 where they can enjoy culinary delights of Finnish and Russian cuisine.
  3. Families with kids will appreciate the playroom and a table for nappy changing, both in the 7th car.
  4. For those who travel with pets (please, note that only dogs and cats are allowed) there are special seats in the 6th car with dog anchors.
  5. There are 2 seats for disabled people in the second car. For disabled passengers there is also an accessible toilet, space for wheelchairs and a lift for easy boarding.
Classes of cariages of the train Allegro

Seating carriage

Seating carriages have soft seats and folding tabels like on the plane. There are several classes of seating carriages, which differ depending on included services and seats arrangement.
Seating carriage

Business class seat

Included services: Wi-Fi, drinks, hot meal, hygienic kit. Seat: adjustable, individual lighting, table, folding footrest, audio-visual module, socket. Carriage: 52 seats, configuration 2-2, folding tables.

Economy class seat

Pets are allowed. Seats: adjustable, personal lighting, folding footrest, audio-visual module. Carriage: 60-66 seats, configuration 2-2, folding or window tables.

Seating coach

Included services: Wi-Fi, drinks,meal, power outlet. Seat: adjustable, individual lighting, table, folding footrest.

Seating coach

Facilities: power outlets, WiFi, luggage space in car end, WC

Allegro seat map

Business class seat
Economy class seat
2 3 4 5 6 7
184.8 m
Train length
220 km/h
Maximum speed
Alstorm (France)
The total number of seats
Allegro train is the easiest way to travel between Helsinki and Saint-Petersburg: it takes only 3.5 hours to get from Saint-Petersburg to Helsinki or back. Allegro connects main railway stations of Helsinki and Saint Petersburg and has a great advantage over travelling by plane. Both railway stations are centrally located which allows to avoid a long travel from the airport, lines at the luggage claim and customs. All formalities connected with border control are held right in the train which helps you to save time and makes the international trip more comfortable and easy.

Allegro FAQ

Allegro trains can reach the speed up to 220 km/h.
Travel time between Helsinki and St.Petersburg by Allegro train is only 3.5 hours.
Both railway stations are centrally located which allows avoiding a long trip from the airport, lines at the luggage claim and customs. All formalities connected with border control are held right on the train which helps you to save time and make the international trip more comfortable and easy. Comfortable seats allow you to work on your laptop all the time of the trip (without breaks for take-off and landing like on an airplane).
The passengers of the first-class cars are provided with a snack served at the seat, coffee and tea at a self-service counter, a socket for charging mobile phones and laptops, leather-covered seats, headset for listening to the radio.
In the first-class carriage, the fare includes cold snacks, which the waiter will deliver to your place. The assortment of food varies depending on the time of day: the number of dishes offered may include, for example, sausages, yogurt with granola or assorted Spanish tapas. At the self-service counter of the first-class carriage, passengers are offered spring water, tea, and coffee throughout the journey. All passengers can visit a bistro car. Portioned meals are ordered at the checkout, after which they will be delivered to your table. At the bistro car bar, you can enjoy a glass of champagne or purchase takeaway snacks in convenient packaging.
In the second-class, there are special seats for passengers with pets (no extra pet ticket required).
Wi-Fi is free for all passengers of the Allegro trains all along the way (but works better on the Finnish territory).

Allegro train reviews

4.67/5 based on 2005 reviews of travellers
Train number: 781М
Travel date: 18 Mar 2020
leichte und übersichtliche Buchung, freundliches Personal, guter Service, sehr pünktlich
Marcel, Germany
Train number: 785М
Travel date: 17 Mar 2020
Harry, Russian Federation
Train number: 784М
Travel date: 13 Mar 2020
Achei o trem bastante confortável, só imaginei que o trem fosse de alta velocidade, como um trem bala.
Erilene , Brazil
Train number: 784М
Travel date: 05 Mar 2020
Conforto, pontualidade e atendimento impecável.
Sivonei e Daicy, Brazil
Train number: 787М
Travel date: 23 Feb 2020
Traveling was nice
Irina Vauhkonen, Russian Federation
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