Sapsan is a high-speed electric train operating on St. Petersburg to Nizhny Novgorod and Moscow to St. Petersburg routes. Sapsan train belongs to Velaro RUS series produced by Siemens Transportation Systems, and capable of a maximum speed of 250 km/h. The train was named after the world’s fastest bird - the peregrine falcon, known in Russian as the sapsan.
There are several trains daily; the trip from St. Petersburg to Nizhny Novgorod takes 8 hours. The train consists of 10 carriages of different classes: First class, Business class and Economy class.
Prices for First and Business class seats include one hot meal, newspapers and magazines.

Conference cabin is separate 4-seat cabin in the First class carriage. It can be purchased only in full (all 4 seats). The cabin has electronic equipment and can be used for business meetings. Price includes soft drinks and beverages.
First class seats are arranged in rows of three with an aisle in the middle. Each seat has an individual table, lamp and socket (220 V). Each seat is equipped with a control panel to adjust its position. A wide range of adjustments, lumbar support, wide armrests, headrest and comfortable support for the legs allow passengers to have a comfortable trip. Seats can be set in a supine position.
Business class seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Each seat has an adjustable back rest, foot rest; individual lamp, 220V socket, and access video and audio programs
Economy class seats are arranged in rows of four with an aisle in the middle. Each seat has an adjustable back rest, foot rest, individual lamp and access to audio and video programs. Ecomony+ class tickets include meals. Passengers can also order hot meals from the bistro (at extra charge).
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Two trains
daily

Takes
8 hours

Covers 1097 km

High level
of comfort

Schedule

  • 771Н
    08:03
    Trip time
    17:00
    St. Peterburg Moscovsky
    01:03
    Nizhny Novgorod
  • 757Н
    08:15
    Trip time
    05:05
    Nizhny Novgorod
    13:20
    St. Peterburg Moscovsky

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