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Fast and Comfortable

We travelled from St Petersburg to Helsinki on the Allegro Train which was fast and comfortable... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Telvenso
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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Travelling from St Petersburg to Helsinki

Very comfortable train, with a dining car. We ordered the meatballs and mash potato. Toilets... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
Rosemarie G
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Wollongong, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We travelled from St Petersburg to Helsinki on the Allegro Train which was fast and comfortable. Economy Class for this relatively short journey of just 3:5 hrs was perfectly acceptable. Check-In was a little chaotic, however staff were on hand and very helpful. Once on...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Very comfortable train, with a dining car. We ordered the meatballs and mash potato. Toilets clean. Wifi free. Not a lot of scenery to see. A few quick stops.

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Three hour ride. Did not feel it necessary to pay extra for business class, and were very satisfied with our comfort level. Easy on line booking. Easy to communicate any questions. Seat choice made available 60 days before, and, if you happen to book before...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We got on the Allegro Train at Vyborg, Russia to get to Helsinki, Finland. The train travels at a good, high speed and takes the scenic route. There is a good few minutes interval since the train does stop at the Finland border so your...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Had to choose between a very long bus travel or two trains and wait for a while in between, because train schedules were not linked to Allegro in the first place. Even the train choice to St. Petersburg took almost the complete day. Anyhow, Allegro...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

While I was searching the fastest way for us to travel to Tallinn from St. Petersburg, I happened to read one Tripadvisor comment that the Allegro Train from St. Petersburg to Helsinki and the ferry from Helsinki to Tallinn would be the fastest way. We...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

I travelled two times with this train from and to St Petersburg and Helsinki. It is comfortable, modern and fast. All customs controls like passport, custom check are done on the train two country customs officers.

1  Thank UmitTR
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Not used to trains I was not sure how this would be. It was very civilized. So much more space and freedom than a plane! Boo

Thank Stew H
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We booked our tickets online via tutu.ru Economy seats are comfortable. There is free wifi, pretty fast. Comfortable way of traveling.

1  Thank 073Ief
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

We bought the train tickets in advance (we were still in Brazil), directly on the Allegro website, to go from St. Petersburg to Helsinki. We boarded the Finlandskiy station. At this station Lenin disembarked to initiate the Russian revolution. For this reason St. Petersburg, during...More

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I am sure you can. I would arrange a car thru your hotel .
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