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St. Petersburg International Airport (LED)

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St. Petersburg International Airport (LED)
AddressPulkovoskoeshosse 41/A, St Petersburg, 196140, Russia
Telephone(812) 704 3611, 3822 or 3444.
Number of terminals2
Time zoneGMT Moscow Standard Time: GMT/UTC +4
LocationSt Petersburg Pulkovo Airport is located 17km (10 miles) south of St Petersburg.
Airport codeLED
Airport newsPlans are in place for major expansion of St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport, but as yet a starting date for construction has not been confirmed.
Transfer between terminalsA free shuttle bus service transfers passengers between the domestic and international terminals (Pulkovo 1 and 2 respectively) (journey time: 15 minutes).
Driving directionsFrom St Petersburg, drive south on Moskovsky Prospekt. Once Moskovsky Prospekt merges into Pulkovoskoeshosse, take the first right for Pulkovo 2 or the second right for Pulkovo 1.
Car rentalCar hire companies at St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport include: Avis, Hertz and Sixt. Offices for these operators are located in the arrivals halls of both terminals. Travellers should be aware that driving in and around St Petersburg can be difficult due to the condition of the roads and the erratic nature of the signage.
Public transport and taxisBus: Public buses 13 and 39 connect St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport to the city. Bus 13 departs from the front of the central office building at Pulkovo 2. Bus 39 departs from in front of the Pulkovo 1 west entrance/exit and runs to Moskovskaya metro station, stopping at Kievskoeshosse en route. A single fare is руб23.
Shuttle: Travellers can take shuttle bus K39 from Pulkovo 1 and shuttle buses K3, K13 and K113 from Pulkovo 2 to the centre of St Petersburg. The journey time is about 25 minutes and the fare is руб35.There are also minibuses that are only marginally more expensive than local buses; these depart for St Petersburg from outside both terminals and run to Moskovskaya metro station.
Taxi: Taxis are available from outside the terminals. Taxi desks are located in the arrivals halls or alternatively, these services can be pre-booked (tel: (812) 900 0000). A full list of providers is available on the airport website.
Car parkingShort- and long-term parking facilities are available close to both terminals. The multistorey car park at Pulkovo 2 is connected to the terminal via a heated walkway. For more information, contact the airport parking office (tel: (812) 331 4951).
Information and help desksThere are information desks as well as touch-screen information stations on the ground floor of both terminals. Tourist information counters (tel: (812) 310 2822) are also available in both terminals.
Airport FacilitiesMoney: Bureaux de change and ATMs are available in both terminals.
Communications: The post offices offer photocopying and various telecommunication services – these can be found in both terminals. Free wireless internet access is available in both terminals. Internet points are also available on the first floor of Pulkovo 2.
Food: There is a selection of cafés, bars and restaurants at St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport. Options are available in both terminals and include a Japanese restaurant in Pulkovo 2 and an eatery serving Siberian fare in Pulkovo 1.
Shopping: There are a number of shops at St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport including newsagents, flower shops and souvenir retailers. Duty-free shopping is available in the departures areas of both terminals.
Luggage: Lost and found desks are located in the baggage reclaim areas of both terminals (tel: (812) 331 4244 (Pulkovo 1) or (812) 324 3787 (Pulkovo 2).
Other facilities: Pharmacies and first aid areas can be found in both terminals. A mother and child's room and a shower room are available in Pulkovo 1.
Conference and business facilitiesBusiness lounges offering telephone and fax facilities are located in Pulkovo 1 (tel: (812) 331 4786) and Pulkovo 2 (tel: (812) 704 3433). There are also VIP areas in both terminals.The Park Inn Pulkovskaya Hotel (tel: (812) 740 3900; provides business and conference facilities, including a conference hall for up to 600 delegates, meeting rooms for 60 delegates, and a business centre. A translation service is also available for conferences. Crowne Plaza St Petersburg Airport (tel: (812) 240 4200; also has meeting space.
Disabled facilitiesSt Petersburg Pulkovo Airport is physically accessible for disabled passengers. There are lifts and designated toilets in the terminals, and an ambulift is available for boarding or disembarking. Passengers requiring special assistance should inform their airline prior to travel and also contact the airport’s special assistance hotline (tel: (921) 981 8344).
Airport hotelsThere are no on-site hotels at St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport but there is a small selection nearby. Our St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport guide offers the following accommodation options:

Pulkovskaya Hotel
Pulkovskaya Hotel is located 5km (3 miles) from St Petersburg Pulkovo Airport and provides a free shuttle bus service to/from the airport and city centre. Facilities include a business centre, fitness club, meeting rooms and three restaurants.
1 Pobedy Square
St Petersburg, Russia
Tel: (812) 740 3900.

Crowne Plaza St Petersburg Airport
Part of the AirportCity complex next to the airport, the Crowne Plaza is linked to the terminals by a shuttle bus service. It boasts a health club, restaurant and meeting rooms.
Startovaya 6
St Petersburg, Russia
Tel: (812) 240 4200.
Full airport nameSt Petersburg Pulkovo Airport
CitySt Petersburg
State or provinceRussia
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