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Iran to Purchase Russian Locomotives, Railcars for €370Mln

Iran is currently in discussions for the purchase of Russian locomotives and railcars for over €370 million

Moscow Metro to Gain 768 Next-Gen Metro Wagons by 2020

Metrowagonmash will produce 768 next-generation metro wagons for the Moscow Metro by 2020

Demand for Railway Tours in Russia Increases Ten-Fold in Five Years

About 240,000 tourists booked railway tours in 2016, almost ten times more than in 2011, the press service of Russian Railway Tours reported

Russian Railways and Swissrail to Cooperate on Projects in Russia and Abroad

Russian Railways and Swissrail Industry Association have struck a deal on cooperation in order to pursue projects in Russia and other countries

New Generation ‘Moscow’ Train Kicks Off in the Metro

The so-called "train of the future" showcases USB-chargers, free Wi-Fi and new interacting displays which will guide you through your trip

New Train Connects Moscow and Vladivostok

A specially designed train marking the 100th anniversary of the completion of the Trans-Siberian Railway started running the famous route from Moscow to Vladivostok

Hyperloop to Carve New Silk Road Through Russia

Hyperloop Technologies has plans to build a new Silk Road to transport cargo between China and Europe through Russia

Russian Railways to Adopt Hyperloop Tech in Russia

Russian Railways have teamed up with Hyperloop One, creating a workgroup to discuss cooperation

Baikal Obsession: Five Must Do Things

One of the oldest and most intriguing lakes on Earth has always instilled a feeling of mystery in tourists

Retro Steam Train Tours to Pskov and Novgorod

Refurbished 19th-century steam trains are to start historic two day tours in a bid to boost tourism in Russia’s north-west

‘Watercolour’ Train En Route in Moscow Metro

The “Watercolour” train with a new exposition of spring still-lives and landscapes was launched on the Blue Line of the Moscow Metro on Monday

Travellers Choose Russia’s Best Trains

Tourists estimated the overall impression of the trip on a ten-point scale, the attitude of the staff, and the condition and novelty of cars

New Train Route to Berlin Launched by Russian Railways

Russian Railways (RZD) launched a regularly scheduled Moscow-Berlin route

Moscow Metro Introduces Autopilot Train

A train controlled by autopilot has begun operating on the Circle Line of the Moscow Metro

Russian Travellers Go from Moscow to Bangkok by Train and Bus

Elena Gitt and Pavel Kotikov, two travellers from the Moscow suburb of Khimki, covered the distance from the Russian capital to its Thai counterpart in 55 days

The British Artists Looking for ‘Real Russia’

British artists share their impressions on travelling across Russia on the Trans-Siberian Railway

Library Opens on Moscow-Helsinki ‘Tolstoy’ Train

A library with contemporary Russian and Finnish literature opened on the Lev Tolstoy train that travels between Moscow and Helsinki

Moscow Metro to Launch ‘Science Train’

A “Science Train” will soon hit the tracks in the Moscow Metro, according to a TASS report that cited an announcement by Michael Bird

Six-Kilometre Children’s Railway to Be Built in Western Moscow

Moscow’s Krylatskoye district will be the site of a new children’s railway

Russian Long-Distance Trains to Get Wi-Fi This Year

Wi-Fi will be made available in half of all Russian long-distance trains in 2017