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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

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

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

New Year Train Hits the Tracks in Moscow Metro

A train in honour of the upcoming New Year celebrations is running on the Moscow Metro’s Ring Line

Excursion Trains to Run Between Moscow and Nearby Cities During New Year’s

Excursion trains will be running between Moscow and seven neighbouring cities during the New Year holidays

New, Faster Moscow-Berlin Train Goes into Service

The new international train connecting Moscow and Berlin will depart for the first time on Dec. 17 from the Kurskaya railway station in Moscow

Trans-Siberian Railway to Grow Five ‘Elephant Trunks’

Five new stops on the Trans-Siberian Railway will have an unusual design developed by London architectural studio Kamvari Architects

RZD Expects 4,000 Tourists to Travel Historic Trans-Siberian Railway

Around 4,000 tourists will have traveled from Moscow to Vladivostok on the historic Trans-Siberian Railway, or TSR, by the end of the year

20th-Century Russian Art on Display in Moscow Metro

The Moscow Metro and the Tretyakov Gallery joined efforts to design a train featuring Russian 20th-century art

Linking Two Capitals

Russia's October Railway opened 165 years ago

Russian Railways to Outfit All Long Distance Trains with Wi-Fi

Russian Railways (RZD) is planning on providing Wi-Fi internet access on all of their long distance trains by 2020

New Train Route to Berlin Launched by Russian Railways

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

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 Central Circle Carries Over Six Million Passengers in First Month

After just one month of operation, 6.1 million passengers rode the Lastochka (“Swallow,” a high speed electric train) trains of the Moscow Central Circle (MCC)

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