Getting around St Petersburg St Petersburg's public transport network is efficient, comfortable and economical. Discover the city's modes of transport, their timetables and prices. Taxis in Saint Petersburg While Saint Petersburg has an efficient public transport system, you may sometimes find it more convenient to travel by taxi. Find fares and top tips here! Read more Saint Petersburg Metro Efficient and beautiful: the St Petersburg Metro is not only a great way to get around the city, it's also a living museum of Soviet art and architecture. Read more Buses St Petersburg's bus network covers almost the entire city, but the efficient metro system means tourists don't often need to use them. Read more Saint Petersburg Tourist Bus Discover the different routes and stops of St Petersburg's tourist bus and explore the city comfortably enjoying panoramic views of its main monuments. Read more You may also be interested in Airport Located 12 miles (20 km) south of St Petersburg, Pulkovo Airport (LED) welcomes over 10 million passengers a year from more than 170 destinations. Discover how best to reach the city centre when you land! Saint Petersburg Metro Convenient, efficient and beautiful: the St Petersburg Metro is not only a great way to get around the city, it's also a living museum of Soviet art and architecture.