New @ Russian Trains
All about the new high-speed trains called Swift or "Stizh" in Russian.
More convenient e-tickets
Use your e-ticket to board the train (select routes only)
Erläuterung des Buchungsvorgangs
Booking Process Explained
We make travel by train in Russia simple and fun. And, we will guide you from the moment when you start planning to the moment when you board your train.
Stage is Set
2014 is the Year of Culture in Russia. See the world's greatest performances on famous stages of Bolshoi, Mariinsky & Mikhailovsky.
Save up to 45% on St. Petersburg Helsinki trains
New modern high-speed trains "Allegro" takes around 3 hours to travel between Helsinki and Saint Petersburg. They are, in fact, the most convenient way to travel between the two Northern capitals. Learn more about Allegro train and book your Russian train tickets online today!
Save 20% on high-speed Sapsan trains from Moscow to Saint Petersburg
Sapsan trains take you from Moscow to Saint Petersburg in less than four hours. This high-speed Russian train is an excellent alternative to flying since it saves your time on going to the airport and on security checks. You depart depart from and arrive to the city center. Learn more about Sapsan train or book tickets for Russian trains now.
Trans-Siberian Railway Journeys 2013
There is only one rail track connecting Irkutsk and Ulan-Bator, which means that trains run in one direction on odd days and in the opposite direction on even days. Now imagine how many people in the world are planning to travel that route this year. If you are hoping to be on that train, you should contact us today, so can secure your seats ahead.
Discount for Trans-Siberian Package
Your journey of a lifetime is just a click away! Russiantrains.com is happy to extend our 177 USD discount for the whole Trans-Siberian package. Start from Moscow - the vibrant capital of Russia, cross Russian Siberia to witness the breathtaking beauty of the deepest lake in the world, Baikal, learn a few words in Mongolian, and see the Great Wall of China.
Travel from Helsinki to Saint Petersburg for Half the Price
High-speed Allegro train from Helsinki to Saint Petersburg is now available for half the price when you travel from February 1st to April 25th, 2013. Offer is valid for train #33 (departure from Helsinki at 05:12 am) and train #151 (departure from St-Petersburg 06:50 am).
Finally, You Can Book Ukrainian Rail Tickets Online
We are pleased to let you know that you can now book Ukrainian electronic tickets on our website. Before, you could only buy paper tickets so we had to mail you physical tickets. We can now send you an e-ticket by email. However, Ukrainian railways still do not support electronic reservation, which means that you must exchange your e-ticket for a boarding pass at the rail station.
Sapsan high-speed train
Learn about our brand-new Sapsan trains and what it is like to ride them.
World Travel Awards 2012
Support our 2012 nomination for "Russia's Best Inbound Travel Agency" today!
What's new in 2012
We just keep on improving. Learn what's new in 2012.
World Travel Awards 2011
We are named "Russia's Leading Inbound Travel Agency" by the World Travel Awards 2011!
International Ticket Desks in Moscow and St. Petersburg
Do Svidaniya Winter, Privet Spring!
With the cold of winter thawing and the life of spring approaching, we are excited to welcome you to a new travel season! To ring in the joy of spring and summer we have an array of exciting new features to enhance your 2011 travel plans.
S'Rozhdestvóm Khristóvym (Merry Christmas)! Prices for all tickets have been reduced by 10%.
What's New: Fall 2010
Russiantrains.com is the most convenient place to book train tickets. Learn what new features and improvements we have made in Fall of 2010.
Explore Russian Trains
NEW: Need a hotel for your trip? Choose from over 500 hotels across Russia, pick the best of them with our helpful reviews, and book online. Pay only when you check-in and receive a free Russian visa invitation when you book your hotel.
August 2010: Moscow Smoke and Wild Fires Update
We have updated our cancellation policies in response to the wild fires raging through Russia in order to allow our customers to modify their travel plans without being penalized for it.
What's New: Summer 2010
We at Russiantrains.com are constantly working on making our service more convenient and useful to you - our Valued Customer. Here is what's new this summer...
New York - Washington Train Tickets
Although we specialize in tickets to Russia, you can help international customers book train tickets to any destination. New York City - Washington DC is our newest international route.
Better Look, Better Service
We have improved our website recently to make it lighter and more convenient. Learn about the new features...