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Finlyandsky Railway Station

Lenina Sq., 6 | metro Pl Lenina, St. Petersburg 195009, Russia
+7 812 757-63-46
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Alleged Waiting Area

Truly awful. A complete lack of space. With over an hour until departure it was standing room only... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
MarkyPerris
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Train to Helsinki

It worked out well for us to use the Allegro line for our trip from St. Petersburg to Helsinki. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hannah C
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Glenview, Illinois
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  • Excellent26%
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  • Average29%
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2 weeks ago
“Train to Helsinki”
20 Oct 2016
“For historical reasons it should be visited”
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Lenina Sq., 6 | metro Pl Lenina, St. Petersburg 195009, Russia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Truly awful. A complete lack of space. With over an hour until departure it was standing room only. There are better facilities in the main hall for the suburban services. Needs sorting.

Thank MarkyPerris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It worked out well for us to use the Allegro line for our trip from St. Petersburg to Helsinki. The station itself was not attractive. The waiting area was small. There were a few vending machines and a small gift shop. It's not easy to...More

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Lucky that my hostel helped me out to find the right way. It's not very visible, I've took some photos hope helps Main entrance and surrounded area

1  Thank Maria P
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Even if you are not travelling to Finland, a visit should really be made to travel in the footsteps of Lenin. He returned to Russia via this station. Due to its history it has many paintings and mosaics to Lenin on the walls. The biggest...More

Thank m4ttieh
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Modern Soviet style, functional and spacious even though pretty small. On your way to the Lenin statue pop in. This is where he arrived after his refuge in Switzerland and this is where the revolution sparked of.

Thank EppoSt
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We took the train from here to Helsinki. Got here early, and waited in the main hall, which, by this leg of our journey, was beginning to blend in with all the other train stations we have been in. The railway station is connected to...More

3  Thank Aaron M
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We were taking the Allegro high speed train from St Petersburg to Helsinki so came to drop off luggage in the afternoon. The exterior is post modern classical with a figurative frieze on the exterior of a fairly brutalist style. The interior is definitely more...More

1  Thank 982Patricia2014
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

We arrived by train and were whisked away to our accommodation , so we were unaware of the wonderful architecture and beautiful facade. Discovered this later. Have a look

1  Thank karen m
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Family of four adults traveled in second class very comfortably. The process from booking with Russian Trains to arriving at Finlandia was handled with great courtesy and professionalism. Gave us the confidence to try the underground to travel to our hotel just next to Ploschad...More

1  Thank SyddoFam
Reviewed 13 October 2014 via mobile

If not for previous TripAdvisor reviews, I would have been hesitant to leave my taxi. The Allegro (international) departures are located in an unpromising terminal outside the main station. The neighborhood seemed a bit dicey, but my driver understood my hesitation and escorted me to...More

3  Thank Jimbenben2
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