If you aren’t able to travel to Saint Petersburg during the month of February, then flying in March is also cheap. Prices for this month can be found on momondo for an average of $581.
In general, most travelers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Saint Petersburg is about 44 days prior to their departure date when tickets on average are $680. Don’t hesitate to check prices now though because momondo users recently found tickets for as low as $483.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Saint Petersburg from United States is on a Wednesday. momondo users have found tickets for Wednesday departures for as low as $691. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. Flights from United States to Saint Petersburg on a Thursday will generally be more expensive and average around $745. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.
In the morning is the cheapest time of day to fly from United States to Saint Petersburg when you can find flight prices for as low as $634. Flying to Saint Petersburg in the morning is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying in the afternoon when prices are $742 on average. Flights to Saint Petersburg from United States in the afternoon are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travelers’ schedules.
Currently, Russia travel restrictions include travel to Saint Petersburg. Entry restrictions
Russia has restricted the entry of all travelers who are not Russian nationals, permanent residents, residents with residence permits, airline crew members, diplomats, members of international organizations based in Russia, and travelers whose visit concerns the death of a direct relative. From December 22 until January 12, Russia has suspended flights to and from the UK, for a period of one week. The Russian government allows entry of foreigners for medical treatment or in order to care for relatives in Russia. Travelers with a close family member who is a Russian national may enter the country, but must provide supporting documentation of their relationship. Travelers may transit through Russian airports, as long as they are not entering the country. Nationals and residents of the UK, Belarus, Cuba, Egypt, Ethiopia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan (not traveling on flights SU1883 and SU1895), Maldives, Serbia, Seychelles, South Korea, Switzerland, Tanzania, Turkey, UAE arriving directly from their country and not via a third-party nation are permitted to enter Russia, providing they have a valid visa, can demonstrate their citizenship or residence, and comply with other entry requirements.Entry requirements
Foreign travelers must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued within 72 hours before arrival. The medical certificate must be issued in Russian or in English. A notarized translation to Russian is accepted.Quarantine requirements
Travelers entering Russia for permanent work purposes including Highly Qualified Specialist (HQS) visa holders are subject to a 14-day self-isolation upon arrival. All other arrivals are not required to self-isolate if arriving on a regularly scheduled flight, provided they can show a negative test certificate. Travelers who do not provide the above documentation will be required to take a PCR test for COVID-19 at their own expense within three days of arriving in Russia. However, if travelers develop any symptoms COVID-19 and/or test positive of COVID-19, they will be required to self-isolate until recovered and tested negative for COVID-19 on a PCR test. Travelers arriving from the UK are subject to self-isolation for 14 days.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.