Hockey Classic. St. Petersburg 2018" at the Saint Petersburg Stadium
As a partof the 2018 Channel One Cup, the senior Russian national team will play againstFinland at the Saint Petersburg Stadium, which is generally used for footballmatches. The game is included in the "Hockey Classic. St. Petersburg2018" event, and will take place on December 16, the final day ofcompetition. The Russian and Finnish national teams will play each other in theEuro Hockey Tour, before the Army Derby between SKA and CSKA will be played onDecember 22 in the KHL regular season. This match will be played on both clubs'birthdays and the anniversary of Russian ice hockey.
The arena’scapacity will amount to 70 000 spectators. Prices will vary from 300 to 1800rubles. The Channel One Cup, which is the second stage of the Euro Hockey Tour,will be held between the 13th and 16th of December. The main stadium of thetournament will be the Ice Palace at the Legends Park in Moscow which hashosted Euro Hockey Tour matches since 2015.
The RussianIce Hockey Federation can reveal that ticket sales have started for the"Hockey. Classic. Saint Petersburg 2018" project which will takeplace at the Saint Petersburg Stadium. On December 16, the senior Russian andFinnish national teams will play each other in the Euro Hockey Tour, before SKAand HC CSKA Moscow compete in the 2018/2019 KHL regular season. Both matcheswill begin at 17:00 and will be played under the closed roof in order toguarantee maximum comfort for supporters.
Tickets canonly be purchased on tickets.ska.ru and kassir.ru and cost between 300 and 1800RUB. One person can purchase up to five tickets and children under the age ofseven are granted free entry without a separate seat. You can also gain accessto the stadium using e-tickets on your smartphone.
Seats for disabledfans
There areplaces for fans who are in wheelchairs. They are located on the third level ofthe Saint Petersburg Stadium (between the first and second tiers) and theaccompanying person can sit in a seat. The tickets are free, but limited.
Tickets canbe booked by telephone: 8 (812) 960 15 80.
How toreach the Saint Petersburg Stadium
- Walkingfrom the Krestovskiy Ostrov metro station (2.1 km)
- Walkingfrom the Novokrestovskaya metro station (1.6 km)
- Walkingfrom the Yakhtenniy Bridge from the Begovaya metro station (2.8 km)
- By carwith a pass to park at the stadium. Information surrounding parking passes willbe published later.