Russian Railways (RZD) has revealed an exciting array of winter rail tours departing from Moscow and various cities across Russia. These rail journeys promise to immerse travelers in a diverse range of experiences, from meeting two “Ded Moroz” (Father […]
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The Lastochka train, known for its speed and efficiency, is a German/Russian commuter intercity electric multiple unit (EMU) train that seamlessly connects multiple Russian cities. The introduction of these new trains was strategically planned to coincide with the 2014
Belarusian Railway and Russian Railways have collaborated to enhance transportation services and strengthen connections between Russia and Belarus. As part of this initiative, a new train, No. 275/276 Samara-Minsk, will be introduced starting from June 14, 2023. The inaugural journey
The Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation demanded that Russian Railways (RZD) reduce train ticket prices due to the temporary closure of 11 airports. The cost of train tickets should decrease in Russia due to the
Russian Railways is launching a direct train from Samara to Minsk. The maiden train of the Samara-Minsk service will depart from Samara on 14 June and from Minsk on 16 June. It will run once a week, leaving Samara
Russian Railways program of the 4-day cruise “To the vineyards by the sea” is planned to be very rich. In total, tourists will visit 6 wineries and become real sommeliers by tasting several dozen sparkling and still wines, incl.
Aeroflot and the Russian Railways have agreed to create a joint transportation program as part of SPIEF 2022. It is assumed that the partnership in the future will give passengers the opportunity to book travel by air and rail
After a long interruption due to the coronavirus, high-speed Allegro ( Russian Railways ) train services between St. Petersburg and Helsinki will resume from 12 December. Check New Hotels in Helsinki Passengers should note that both countries have introduced
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 the railway show 1520
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 from 11 to 13
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 the International Union of
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 and No. 721/718 Moscow
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 at developing cooperation between
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 is about 29% more
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 for the duration of