Monday, May 27, 2024
UK-based train and coach platform Trainline has collaborated with tour operator Real Russia to expand its presence in Russia, Breaking Travel News reports. As part of the collaboration, Trainline customers will have access to various trans-continental journeys provided by Trans-Siberian Express, as well as the high-speed Sapsan trains that...
The Russian Ambassador to Japan Mikhail Galuzin has said Moscow hopes that the project to link Japan's northernmost island of Hokkaido with Russia’s Sakhalin via a road-and-rail bridge will eventually be implemented, Gazeta reports. " that this landmark project, which is unique for the Russian-Japanese relations, will remain a subject for...
Aeroexpress trains commuting between Belorussky Railway Station and Sheremetyevo will have additional wagons during the holidays, Aeroexpress said in a statement, Rambler.ru reports. “In the Aeroexpress moving towards Sheremetyevo, additional cars will be available during the pre-holiday and weekend period. Currently there are eight cars in the trains running in...
The movement of trains of the Underground inter-terminal passage (UIP) at Sheremetyevo airport has been temporarily suspended until June 14. To move between the Northern terminal complex (Terminals B, C) and the Southern terminal complex (Terminals D, E, F, Aeroexpress terminal), passengers can choose one of the alternative routes using...
Russian Railways plans to introduce new budget train cars for customers willing to endure a lack of air conditioning and toilets, Vedomosti reports. Federal Passenger Co., the subsidiary which runs long-distance passenger services for the state-owned Russian Railways, said in an annual report that it plans to upgrade a third...
Finnish freight company Nurminen Logistics announced this week that it had sold its Russian wagon fleet of around 350 vehicles to TransLes, Finnish media outlet Arvopaperi has reported. TransLes is part of Russia’s Rustranscom Group of freight companies. It is one of the largest wagon operators in the Russian forestry sector, working a fleet...
The Russian tanker General Azi Aslanov hit by an explosion in the Sea of Azov was in good repair, chief of the Emergency Ministry’s directorate in the Krasnodar Region Oleg Volynkin told reporters, TASS informs. "According to the information we obtained, the vessel that underwent maintenance was in good repair....
The largest indoor waterpark in Russia, LetoLeto Water Park, has opened in Russia’s Tyumen region, local media reported. Water slides in the aqua park were installed by Polin Waterparks, a Turkish company which is a global leader in water slide technology. Polin opened an office in Russia several years ago...
The passenger traffic through Sheremetyevo International Airport for the period January-November 2018 grew 14 percent compared to the same period in 2017, reaching 42.141 million people, Investing.com reported. During January-November 2018, Sheremetyevo provided 325,574 take-off and landing operations, which is an increase of 15.6 percent than in the same period...
Russia’s rail freight transportation company Rustranscom (RTC) holding said on Monday it was planning to list its global depositary receipts (GDRs) on the London Stock Exchange, Reuters reported. The move would mark the first initial public offering by a Russian firm since 2017. The company plans to apply for...