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    Grand Express train

    Quick facts about Grand Express train

    • Often the train Grand Express is compared to a 5-star hotel on wheels.
    • No other train can boast the same services available for every passenger regardless of a carriage class: free Wi-Fi internet, digital TV, hot breakfast.
    • In the city of arrival the passengers of the luxury, premium and business class carriages can use the service of a personal transfer, which is included in the ticket price.
    Grand Express train

    Grand Express train schedule

    RouteFastest tripNumber of trainsPrice from

    Moscow - St. Petersburg

    8h 56m
    1 train
    7038 RUB
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    054Ч 23:40 08:36 8h 56m Daily 7038 RUB

    St. Petersburg - Moscow

    8h 30m
    1 train
    6218 RUB
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    053Ч 23:44 08:14 8h 30m Daily 6218 RUB

    Classes of cariages of the train Grand Express

    Luxe

    Luxe

    Luxury carriages (which are called “soft”) have fewer compartments (4-6) and the cabins are larger than in the ordinary first class carriages. There is shower in the carriage or even in the compartment. Most compartments include a private bathroom. Other amenities include TV and individual a/c. The cabins in luxury carriages are sold entirely for one or two passengers, it guarantees the most level of privacy and comfort.
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    VIP deluxe (large cabin for 2 persons)

    A large compartment with a private bathroom. The cabin is sold entirely. Seats: Transforming sofa 110 cm wide, upper berth 80 cm wide (folding). Berths arrangement / number: vertical / 2. Included service: hot breakfast, fruits, fresh juice, tea/coffee, travel set, cosmetic kit, bath robes, slippers, business class transfer. Amenities: TV, DVD, shower, WC, a/c, socket, Wi-Fi, safe. Carriage: 5 large compartments.

    Grand (large cabin for 2 persons)

    A spacious compartment with a private bathroom. The cabin is sold entirely. Seats: Transforming sofa 110 cm wide, upper berth 80 cm wide (folding). Berths arrangement / number: vertical / 2 Included service: hot breakfast, fruits, fresh juice, tea/coffee, travel set, cosmetic kit, bath robes, slippers, business class transfer. Amenities: TV, DVD, shower, WC, a/c, socket, Wi-Fi, safe. Carriage: 6 spacious compartments.

    Grand Imperial (large cabin for 2 persons)

    A large compartment with a private bathroom and luxury service. The cabin is sold entirely. Seats: Transforming sofa 110 cm wide, upper berth 80 cm wide (folding). Berths arrangement / number: vertical / 2. Included service: hot breakfast and supper, fruits, fresh juice, tea/coffee, hygienic kit, bath robe, slippers, business class transfer. Amenities: TV, DVD, shower, WC, a/c, socket, Wi-Fi, safe. Carriage: 4 large compartments and a VIP bar.

    Grand Single (large single cabin)

    A spacious single compartment with a private bathroom. The cabin is sold entirely for a single passenger. Seats: Transforming sofa 110 cm wide. Berths arrangement (number): vertical (1) Included service: hot breakfast, fruits, fresh juice, tea/coffee, hygienic kit, bath robe, slippers. Amenities: TV, DVD, shower, WC, a/c, socket, Wi-Fi. Carriage: 6 spacious compartments.
    First class

    First class

    The cabin consists of two bunks and a folding table. Usually both bunks are lower, but some trains have compartments with one lower and one upper bunk. Other amenities of the compartment include personal reading lights, storage space under the lower bunks and a sliding door. Usually there is also a mirror and in some trains - a wardrobe and sockets.
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    1st class Business

    A superior compartment. Buying 1 or 2 seats is possible. Seats: 2 lower sofas 70 cm wide Berths arrangement (number): horizontal (2) Included service: hot breakfast, tea/coffee, hygienic kit, slippers, comfort class transfer. Amenities: TV, socket, a/c, Wi-Fi, safe, wardrobe. Carriage: 9 compartments, 2 toilets.

    Premium Single (cabin for 1 person)

    A premium single compartment with a washbasin. The cabin is sold entirely for 1 person. Seats: Transforming sofa 100 cm wide, upper berth 80 cm wide (folding). Berths arrangement (number): vertical (2) Included service: hot breakfast, tea/coffee, hygienic kit, slippers, comfort class transfer. Amenities: TV, wash basin, a/c, Wi-Fi, safe. Carriage: 9 compartments, 2 toilets.

    1st class Standard

    A superior compartment. Buying 1 or 2 seats is possible. Seats: 2 lower sofas 70 cm wide Berths arrangement (number): horizontal (2) Included service: hot breakfast, tea/coffee, hygienic kit, slippers. Amenities: TV, socket, a/c, Wi-Fi, safe, wardrobe. Carriage: 9 compartments, 2 toilets.

    Premium

    A premium compartment with a washbasin. Seats: Transforming sofa 100 cm wide, upper berth 80 cm wide (folding). Berths arrangement (number): vertical (2) Included service: hot breakfast, tea/coffee, hygienic kit, slippers, business class transfer. Amenities: TV, wash basin, a/c, Wi-Fi, safe. Carriage: 9 compartments, 2 toilets.
    Second class

    Second class

    Second class also known as coupe carriage consists of 9 separate quardruple compartments with four bunks (2 lower and 2 upper), a fold-down table and a sliding door. Among other amenities are personal reading lights, storage space (built-in shelves over the door, boxes under the lower bunks, racks on the wall beside each bunk).
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    2nd class

    A standard compartment. Seats: 2 lower and 2 upper berths 70 cm wide Berths arrangement (number): 2+2 Included service: hot breakfast, tea/coffee, hygienic kit, slippers. Amenities: TV, socket, a/c, Wi-Fi. Carriage: 9 compartments, 2 toilets.

    2nd class economy

    A standard compartment. Seats: 2 lower and 2 upper berths 70 cm wide Berths arrangement (number): 2+2; Amenities: TV, socket, a/c, Wi-Fi. Carriage: 9 compartments, 2 toilets.
    Grand Express is the most luxury overnight train operating between Moscow and St. Petersburg. This comfortable train consists of 4 luxury cars, 4 first-class cars and 2 second-class cars, as well as a Staff car and a Restaurant car. There are different classes of cars and each of them offers a certain range of services. However, there are such amenities that are available for each passenger of Grand Express train: free Wi-Fi internet and digital TV, as well as hot breakfast. No other train can boast the same services available for every passenger regardless of a carriage class.

    Electronic check-in

    This train supports electronic registration. It means that a ticket which you receive by e-mail is already valid; a passenger should just print it and show on boarding along with the passport.