And replace them with fast trains.
In the next 10 years PJSC “Ukrzaliznytsia” intends to reduce the number of trains on the route at night to a minimum. In particular, it is planned to increase the ratio of such trains and daily flights to 50/50, reports Rus.Media.
This was announced today by acting head of state enterprise Evgeny Kravtsov. He told journalists, UKRINFORM that the company has a plan for the reduction of night trains. Within 10 years the company will increase the emphasis on daytime trains. The company has no complaints on Express trains, but there are some disadvantages of which the company disposes.
It is planned that after 10 years, the number of day and night flights will be 50/50. Also most trains, the next night will be fast.
Evgeny Kravtsov believes that it is absolutely real to provide, as of today the fullness of trains intercity+ is 90%, provided that such trains on average are in the way to 5 hours. This is one of the highest rates of occupants of cars of Express trains in the CIS and the company will increase the number of such flights.
Recall, “Ukrzaliznytsya” plans to raise ticket prices on almost all fronts. Will also change the tariffs for the carriage of baggage. The rising cost of travel and baggage allowance will be changed to 12%. The command already is on registration in Ministry of justice.