Moskovsky railway station (Moskovsky voksal, Московский вокзал) is main railway station terminal of Saint Petersburg. It is located in the central part of St. Petersburg, near city main street “Nevsky Prospekt”, on the “Ploschad Vosstaniya” square. From 1851 until 1924 the station name was “Nikolaevsky Voksal”. It is a terminus for the Saint Petersburg – Moscow Railway and other lines running from Central and South Russia, Crimea, Siberia and Eastern Ukraine.
High-speed trains "Sapsan" run between Moskovsky railway station in St. Petersburg and Leningradsky railway station in Moscow. It is the fastest way to travel between St. Petersburg and Moscow.
There are located near the station: two large shopping malls (“Gallery” and “Nevsky Center”) and “Nevsky Center”), “Oktyabrskaya” hotel.
The nearest metro stations are “Ploshchad Vosstaniya” and “Mayakovskaya”.
“Moskovsky” railway station takes the third place in Russia by the number of passengers. The railway station is among the five largest railway stations in Russia. “Moscowsky” railway station handles 15,400 passengers of the far rail traffic, and 27,600 passengers of commuter trains per a day.
From the Moskovsky railway station depart trains to south and east of St. Petersburg, in the direction of the cities: Adler, Anapa, Astrakhan, Baku, Belgorod, Borovichi, Bryansk, Velikie Luke, Vesegonsk, Vladikavkaz, Volgograd, Voronezh, Evpatoria, Yeisk, Ivanovo, Izhevsk, Kazan, Kaluga Kislovodsk, Kostroma, Kursk, Mariupol, Moscow, Nizhny Novgorod, Stary Oskol, Novorossiysk, Ostashkov, Pestovo, Rzhev, Samara, Saratov, Sevastopol, Simferopol, Sonkovo, Ulyanovsk, Ufa, Feodosiya, Kharkov, Yaroslavl.
Saint Petersburg "Moskovsky" railway station terminal location is marked on the map.