“Ukrzaliznytsia” will launch four more high-speed trains

In 2017, the “Ukrzaliznytsia” will purchase four interregional high-speed train locomotives, with five cars each.

“Rolling stock of trains is planned to be used for the carriage of passengers on the following routes: fourth pair in the direction Kyiv – Lviv on the new route through Vinnitsa – Khmelnitsky – Ternopil, fifth pair in the message Kyiv – Kharkiv and the fourth pair of Kiev – Dnieper river – Kiev (or Krasnoarmejsk), Odessa – Dnipro (seasonal, summer), Odesa — Lviv, the extension of the route of the train Kiev – Zaporozhye to Melitopol”, – wrote in Facebook the head of “Ukrzaliznytsya” Wojciech Balczun.

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Note that high-speed trains began to run in Ukraine five years ago.

“Almost twice during this time increased the number of cities that share a high-speed rail. In five years of running high-speed trains have used 12 million passengers. Opened the first route on international routes Kiev-Przemysl (Poland). We plan to develop a network of high-speed traffic, to introduce new routes and increase traffic on already existing”, – assured Balcon.

Meanwhile, additional trains “intercity+” already in March will connect Kyiv with two major cities.