|Other Names||Saint-Petersburg Stadium, Zenit Arena, Krestovsky Stadium|
|Location||Krestovsky Island, Saint Petersburg, Russia|
|Operated By||FC Zenit Saint Petersburg|
|Recored Max. Attendance||57,268|
|Major Events And Year|
|Decision for construction||1930|
|FIFA Confederations Cup||2017|
|FIFA World Cup||2018|
Krestovsky or Zenit Arena, officially known as St Petersburg stadium was opened in 2017. It is located in Krestovsky Island, District of Saint Petersburg, Russia
The stadium had an initial capacity of 56, 000 which is increased to 67, 000 seats for the FIFA 2018; Saint Petersburg Stadium is the second biggest stadium in Russia.
The stadium was to be completed in 2008, December, but due to several reasons, the opening was changed to 2011. This was again changed many times and finally, the Stadium was opened in 2017
The first event to be held at Saint Petersburg stadium was the FIFA Confederation Cup in 2017, where four matches were taken place which included the finals. The next event to take place is the FIFA 2018 followed by UEFA Euro 2020
The FIFA 2018 matches will be held at Krestovsky Arena, which will create historical moments for the stadium. The FIFA matches includes four group matches, one Round of 16, one Semi-Final and the Losers Match.
|Date||Time||Team No.1||Team No.2||Round/Group|
|22-Jun-18||15:00||Brazil||Costa Rica||Group E|
|3-Jul-18||17:00||Winner Group F||Runner-up Group E||Round of 16|
|10-Jul-18||21:00||Winner Match 57||Winner Match 58||Semi-final|
|14-Jul-18||17:00||Loser Match 61||Loser Match 62||Third place match|
How to Reach Krestovsky Stadium
How to Reach By Air
|SL.No.||Nearest Airport||Type of Flight||Code||Distance from Stadium in Km||Distance from Stadium in in Miles|
|1||Pulkovo Airport||Domestic & International||(LED / ULLI)||45||28|
The Pulkovo International Airport is the nearest airport to the stadium which is at a distance of 45km.
Nearest Metro/Railway Stations
|Sl No.||Metro/Railway Station|
You can reach the stadium by taking the Krestovsky Ostrov on the purple line 5
Metro.spb.ru – Website of the Saint-Petersburg Metro.
How to Reach By Bus
|SL No.||Bus Stations||Routes Available|
|1||Central bus station||Long Distance, Domestic & International|
|2||Severny bus station||Domestic|