The branded train Sapsan can reach a speed of up to 250 km/h, it allows him to cross the distance between Moscow and St. Petersburg in a record time – about 3 hours 40 minutes!
The length of a single train composition is 250 metres with 10 cars (1 - first-class carriage, 1 - business-class car, 7 economy-class cars and 1 restaurant car).
The average speed on the route Moscow - St.Petersburg and return is about 200 km/h. On the route Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod, Sapsan reduces the speed to 160 km/h.
Passengers may observe the exact speed via an online scoreboard in every car on board the train.
|Leningradsky train station in Moscow (Komsomolskaya sq. 3, Moscow)||Moskovsky train station in St.Petersburg (Nevsky prospekt 85, St. Petersburg)|
Wi-Fi is free in the business-class and premium-class car. For passengers in economy and economy+ cars, Wi-Fi is available for an additional payment.
Boarding is opened 45 minutes before departure, the car doors will be blocked from the driver’s cab 2 minutes before departure. In order to avoid disappointment, please, make sure that you arrive to the train station in time.
In the business-class car, the power sockets are available next to each seat. The economy-class cars provide only 2 power sockets, located in different parts of the carriage.
The peculiarity of long-distance travelling was taken into account by developers. That is why design and seating facilities provide a high level of comfort even on long journeys:
The train composition consists of 1 premium-class car, 1 business-class car, 1 economy+ class car, 6 economy-class cars, 1 restaurant car.
|Premium-class car (carriage #1 of single composition, carriages #1 and #11 of double composition)||Business-class car (carriage #2 of single composition, carriages #2 and #12 of double composition)|
|Economy+ class car (carriage #10 of single composition, carriages #10 and #20 of double composition)||Economy-class car (carriages # 3-9 of single composition, carriages #3-9 and #13-19 of double composition)|