Hydrofoil trip to Peterhof


The navigation starts in the end April 2020 (approximately on April 25). Exact dates supposedly will be announced in the beginning of April.

We invite you to visit Peterhof – one of the most magnificent and beautiful suburbs of Saint Petersburg! Comfortable hydrofoils will take you to the Kingdom of Fountains across the Gulf of Finland in a very short time. The hydrofoil brings the passengers to the Lower Garden of Peterhof.

St. Petersburg Card offers a one way free trip on a hydrofoil (Meteor boat) by 1 of the 2 companies: Astra Marine or Neva Travel.

1) Meteor boat – Astra Marine company

Departure from the "Pier with lions" (Admiralteyskaya Embankment, 2).

Pick up your free ticket with St Petersburg Card at the glass pavilion on the pier and welcome on board! St Petersburg Card provides a one way ticket for free. A return ticket can be obtained for a special price of 680 RUB instead of 850 RUB upon presenting the card and a boarding pass at the pier in Peterhof (ticket offices 5 and 6). You can also take a two-way ticket concerning the discount at the Pier with Lions.

Departure St. Petersburg – Peterhof: daily from 10.30 to 18.00, every 30 minutes
Departure Peterhof – St. Petersburg: daily from 10.30 to 18.30, every 30 minutes

If you use the Card for a return trip, please get your free ticket in advance upon arrival to the Lower Park (ticket offices № 5, 6 at the pier). The number of seats on board is limited.

2) Meteor boat – Water tourism center / Neva Travel company

Departure of Meteor hydrofoils and Griffin catamarans from the "Senatskaya pristan" pier (2, Angliyskaya embankment) or "Dvortsovaya pristan (36, Dvortsovaya embankment).

The Card includes a one way free ticket (only St. Petersburg to Peterhof direction). The discounted return ticket is available for purchase only at the pier of departure to Peterhof (in Saint Petersburg), the special price is 800 RUB instead of 1000 RUB.
Children aged aged 2 or more should buy a ticket for a reduced price. Check the prices at +7 (812) 240 05 18

Departure St. Petersburg – Peterhof : daily. From 10.25 to 16.25, every 60 minutes 
Peterhof – St. Petersburg: daily. From 13.40 to 18.40, every 40–60 minutes (piers 1, 4, 8)
Please contact Water tourism center for further details.

If you arrive to Peterhof by bus or train and wish to take a hydrofoil trip back to St. Petersburg, please, take your ticket at the ticket office No. 5 or 6 (Astra Marine company) or No. 1, 3, 4 or 7 (Water tourism center / Neva Travel company)

Note: the system of turnstiles in the museum does not allow to visit Peterhof Upper Garden, if you arrive to the Lower Park by water and leave it in the same way. We recommend to consider this, when you are planning your itinerary. Or be ready to get a temporary pass. Another way to get to/from Peterhof is by ground transportation: more details

Free with
St Petersburg Card
Normal Ticket Price:
850–1000 RUB

Closest metro station:

+7 (812) 426-17-17,
+7 (812) 240-05-18


Open hours:

Departure point:
"Pier with Lions" (2, Admiralteyskaya embankment);
"Senatskaya pristan" (2, Angliyskaya embankment)
"Dvortsovaya pristan" (36, Dvortsovaya embankment)

daily during the navigation period; for up-to-date schedule please visit boattrip.ru and boattour.ru

30-40 minutes

Tour Company:
Astra Marine, Water tourism center / Neva Travel company

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