If you’re not able to fly to Saint Petersburg in November, then October is your next best option. Flight prices from United Kingdom to Saint Petersburg during October average around £117.
In general, most travellers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Saint Petersburg is about 49 days prior to their departure date, when tickets on average are £164. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though, because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as £25.
The cheapest day to depart from United Kingdom to Saint Petersburg is on a Tuesday when prices can be found for as low as £147. The most expensive day to fly to Saint Petersburg is Sunday, with ticket prices averaging around £176.
The cheapest time of day to fly to Saint Petersburg is in the evening when flights can be purchased for as low as £73. At midday is when there is more demand to fly to Saint Petersburg, so prices are often more expensive at around £261 per ticket.
If you’re looking to do your hiking in warmer conditions, consider planning your flight to Saint Petersburg for June, July, and August. Parks like Summer Garden are popular hot spots in those months.
Currently, Russia travel restrictions include travel to Saint Petersburg. Russia has restricted the entry of all travelers who are not Russian nationals, permanent residents, residents with residence permits, airline crew members, diplomats, and travelers whose visit concerns the death of a direct relative. Travelers arriving from Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Iran, Ireland, Italy, South Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, or the United States who are planning to stay in Moscow must report to the special hotline by phone. They must self-isolate in Moscow for a period of 14 days or for the duration of their stay if less than 14 days. Travelers who have been in China, France, Germany, Iran, Italy, South Korea, or Spain, and are staying in St. Petersburg (LED) should self-isolate for a period of 14 days or for the duration of their stay if less than 14 days. The Russian Government has issued a grace period on visas, residence permits, and other documents that expire between March 15, 2020 to June 15, 2020. Individuals whose documents expire during this period may exit Russia, before the end of the period (June 15, 2020), without formally extending their term of stay or applying for new documents. If you are planning to travel to Saint Petersburg at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.
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