About Saint Petersburg Card
Saint Petersburg Card is a smart way to experience the northern capital of Russia. It provides a vast range of tourist opportunities and helps discover the city’s unique cultural heritage in all its splendor. Saint Petersburg Card includes free entrance to the best attractions and tours, a rechargeable transport pass, cost-saving special offers and discounts.
Designed on the basis of the City Pass system, successfully operating worldwide, this all-in-one package makes sightseeing easier and helps cut travel expenses. Since 2012, Saint Petersburg Card has been represented in the European City Cards group along with 40 other City Cards projects.
Saint Petersburg Card is available in 2, 3, 5, 7 day options for your convenience. It is activated upon your first entry to a museum or a tour, and is valid for a consecutive period measured in hours. During this time you have free access to an unlimited number of attractions covered by the Card. Special offers and discounts are available even after the Card has expired, and the transport pass will be valid for three years since it was last recharged.
2 Day St Petersburg Card (48 hours)
3 Day St Petersburg Card (72 hours)
5 Day St Petersburg Card (120 hours)
7 Day St Petersburg Card (168 hours)
Seeing more for less
Saint Petersburg Card makes sightseeing more affordable: depending on your itinerary, you can save from 30% and more on entrance tickets. And with extra discounts on top, the Card will add more value to your trip.
Saint Petersburg Card comes with a guidebook, giving you an insight into the best sightseeing opportunities of the city. It offers brief descriptions of top and lesser known attractions, and is full of useful visitor information: museum locations, tour starting points, attraction opening times & contact details, etc.
You will find there some other valuable tips on using the transport pass, benefiting from St Petersburg Card special offers and recommended routes for getting to the suburbs. A map of the historical centre will help you plan a flexible individual route and make the most of your stay. The guidebook is published in 2 languages (Russian/English), is colour-coded for your convenience and contains tear-off coupons, which are exchanged for free tickets by the cashier when you are visiting a museum or a tour.
Rechargeable Transport Pass
The Card is integrated with a transport e-purse which can be used to pay the fare in metro, buses, trolleybuses and trams, after its balance has been topped up at metro cash desks and terminals.
How it Works
Before use, please fill in the start and end date on the reverse side of the Card. When visiting an attraction, you need to get an entrance ticket at the ticket office marked with a «Saint Petersburg Card» logo. Simply present your Card and the guidebook – the cashier will check its validity, take out the tear-off coupon of the attraction and provide you with a ticket. Read more
How to Buy
If you're planning your trip in advance, the most convenient option will be purchasing St Petersburg Card on our website (you can pay by credit cards Visa and Mastercard, as well as e-money: Yandex.Money, Qiwi or WebMoney). After your online order is completed and the payment is made, we will e-mail you a voucher that you can exchange for cards at several Tourist Information Offices in the city centre. Otherwise, you can opt for delivery to your hotel, mini-hotel or hostel. For more details about purchasing St Petersburg Card — delivery terms, sales & redemption points, etc. please see here.