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Luxury Train Will Be Launched from Istanbul to Cappadocia

Luxury Train Will Be Launched from Istanbul to Cappadocia

Cappadocia Express trains will run on the Ankara-Cappadocia and Istanbul-Cappadocia routes. Both trains will run daily and arrive in Kayseri. The train will include two locomotives and 14 cars. Each tourist train can accommodate 294

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Connecting Europe Express to Stop in More than 100 Towns

Connecting Europe Express to Stop in More than 100 Towns

The Connecting Europe Express is one of the key initiatives of the European Year of Rail 2021 and aims to draw attention to the many benefits of rail in both the passenger and freight sectors.

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Russian Railways Switches to Low-Carbon Development

Russian Railways Switches to Low-Carbon Development

Approaches to the formation of environmental strategies at companies in Russia and abroad were discussed by participants in the round table "Zero Waste. Eco-Ambitions as a Source of Modernisation." The round table was held at

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Austrian Airlines and ÖBB Pilots AIRail Baggage Drop

Austrian Airlines and ÖBB Pilots AIRail Baggage Drop

From 23 August, Austrian Airlines will be testing baggage drop-off directly in the Railjet together with ÖBB, making the “train-to-flight” journey even more comfortable. To create a careless journey for our AIRail passengers, they can

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Hertz Italy Adds Alfa Romeo and Maserati to Its Fleet

Hertz Italy Adds Alfa Romeo and Maserati to Its Fleet

Hertz Italy is delighted to announce that it has renewed its Premium and Selezione fleet, which offers customers the opportunity to enjoy premium luxury Italian rentals when visiting the country this summer. The Selezione Italia

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Leo Express Returns to Poland with 25% Discount

Leo Express Returns to Poland with 25% Discount

Leo Express resumed its international connection from Prague to Krakow on Friday 18th June. The connection was paused due to the covid-19 pandemic and related travel restrictions. The trains are going from Czechia to Poland

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Air France and SNCF Add 7 New Train + Air Routes

Air France and SNCF Add 7 New Train + Air Routes

For over 25 years, Air France and SNCF French Railways have been offering their customers a service allowing them to combine train and air travel in the same reservation. As of today, Air France customers can

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Russian Railways Unveils New Capsule Carriage Concept

Russian Railways Unveils New Capsule Carriage Concept

The Russian Railways and Transmashholding have presented the first concept for a capsule non-compartment passenger carriage. The presentation took place in Moscow on 11 June 2021 during the first Russian forum Travel!, which was held

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Russian Railways Focuses on Zero Carbon Emissions

Russian Railways Focuses on Zero Carbon Emissions

Russian Railways is focused on ensuring carbon neutrality in the long term – in other words, reducing emissions of carbon dioxide and its analogs to zero. This position was enshrined in the Company’s obligations under

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Belarusian Railway Resumes International Passenger Service

Belarusian Railway Resumes International Passenger Service

On 11 June direct carriages Hrodna-Moscow-Hrodna in trains № 688 Hrodna – Мinsk and № 4 Brest – Мoscow operated by Belarusian Railway will leave for Moscow. The return trains will leave for Minsk on

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Russian Railways to Connect Moscow and Minsk with High-Speed Services

Russian Railways to Connect Moscow and Minsk with High-Speed Services

Russian Railways and Belarusian Railways are increasing the passenger services between their two countries. From 30 April 2021, the Russian Railways’ Holding will lay on two pairs of new Lastochka high-speed international trains No. 717/722

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Russian Railways Takes Part at Northern Dimension online forum

Russian Railways Takes Part at Northern Dimension online forum

The Deputy Managing Director of Russian Railways Sergei Pavlov has taken part in the Northern Dimension online forum, an initiative that brings together the European Union countries with Russia, Norway and Iceland and that aims

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Russian Railways to Resume Long-Distance Trains

Russian Railways to Resume Long-Distance Trains

The Russian Railways recorded growing demand for long-distance trains during in the second quarter of 2021. This last week also saw on average over 220,000 tickets sold daily during the maximum advance purchase period, which

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Russian Railways Offers 50% Discount for Schoolchildren

Russian Railways Offers 50% Discount for Schoolchildren

To increase the population’s transport mobility and develop domestic tourism, the Russian Railways’ Holding has decided for the sixth year in a row to offer a 50% discount to children aged from 10 to 17

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Russian Railways Passenger Traffic Increased by 5%

Russian Railways Passenger Traffic Increased by 5%

According to the latest figures, in March 2021 the infrastructure of Russian Railways carried 85.9 million passengers, 4.8% more than in the same month last year. Suburban passenger numbers amounted to 79.4 million, an increase