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  • Saint Petersburg (LED)


    Country: Russia

    DISTANCE FROM ALMATY

    3608 km/2242 miles

    FLIGHT DURATION

    5 hours 30 minutes

    LOCAL TIME

    GMT +3 in winter / GMT +4 in summer

    CLIMATE

    Saint Petersburg has humid continental climate with warm, humid and short summers and long, cold winters. The temperature range is 15 °C to 20 °C in summer and -3 °C to -8 °C in winter.

    AIRPORT

    Pulkovo International Airport is located 17 km south of the city centre.

    Transport to the city and charges:
    Bus:  RUB 19 one-way.
    Taxis: RUB 500-1000 (approximately) 

    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

    To enquire about visa requirements, please contact the Moscow Consulate Department on (495) 961-3871; mobile (495) 9709328.

    Alternatively, please refer directly to the local immigration authorities or your travel agent.

    CURRENCY

    Russian Ruble (RUB)

    Notes: 50, 100, 500, 1000, 5000

    BUSINESS HOURS

    Government: 09:00-17:00 Monday to Friday
    Banks: 09:00-18:00 Monday to Friday
    Shops: 24 hours Monday to Saturday

    LANGUAGE

    Russian

    UTILITIES

    220V, 50Hz

    TRANSPORTATION

    International car rental companies, taxis, public buses and metro.  

    ABOUT CITY

    Saint Petersburg, located on the shore of the Gulf of Finland on Baltic Sea is the European gateway of Russia, its strategic center, directly bordering the countries of the European Union. The city is one of the most rapidly developing regions of Russia with huge investment potentials. The city is a major transportation hub with a developed infrastructure, and is located at the intersection of transportation routes connecting Scandinavia and Europe, central Russia and the Baltic countries. Saint Petersburg is the most cosmopolitan Russian city with attractive environment for business, life, study and leisure. It is rightly among the most beautiful cities in Europe. The city of white nights is ranked first among cities in Russia and one of the first in the world by the abundance of water and bridges. All this makes it an attractive tourist destination, which is appreciated by guests from all over the world.

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