How to get to Pulkovo?
Pulkovo Airport is the only active airport in St. Petersburg. It is located 20 km south of the city center, not far from the Ring Road. Pulkovo-2 airport is under active reconstruction, which is due to end in 2015. In this article we will describe how to get to Pulkovo from various points of St. Petersburg.
To get directly to the airport building itself, if you want to go there by public transport, you will need to go from the station. Moscow. Take the bus number 39, departing every 12-20 minutes from 5:30 to 1:30, the travel time of which is 30-35 minutes, or the express number 39A, departing every 25-30 minutes, from 5: 30 to 00:30, without intermediate stops, due to which the travel time is reduced to 15-20 minutes.
There is also the opportunity to take a taxi K39. Is its cost somewhat higher? than the bus (36 rubles to 25 rubles by bus), but they go much more often, with an interval of only 5 minutes, from 07:00 to 23:30. The journey time is 15-20 minutes.
To get to the metro station Moskovskaya, you will need to get on the subway car, following the direction of Kupchino along the Moscow-Petrogradskaya line (blue line). From Haymarket Square in the city center will need to drive six stations.
If you have come to St. Petersburg for the first time and are not well-versed in the subway, after exiting from the Moscow railway station you will need to go a little ahead from the central exit and you will see Vosstaniya Square and the descent to the metro station of the same name. From Art. Square Rebellion you will need to drive one stop to the station. Gostiny Dvor on the green branch, there is a transition to the blue branch and drive seven stations in the direction of Kupchino. If you get lost, you can always ask for help from metro workers or from passersby - the residents of St. Petersburg, for the most part, are kind and helpful people, and will gladly show you the way.
If you decide to use the car to get to the airport, you will need to leave the city center on Moskovsky Prospect to Pulkovskoye Highway, get to the Ring Road and follow the signs that will lead you to the airport parking lot.In Pulkovo, there are several paid parking lots (P1, P2, P3, P4) and one free parking (P7). In the parking lots P1, P2 and P3 you can stay for the first 20 minutes for free. In the parking lot P4, the fee is charged from the first minute after entry.
You can get from the parking lot to the terminal on foot, or on the free shuttle that runs from the distant parking lots P4 and P7.