Ukrzaliznytsia launches new train to the capital of Hungary — Budapest!
Together with Hungarian state Railways Ukrzaliznytsia plans to launch a direct train “Mukachevo – Budapest”. About this Facebook said the acting Chairman of the Board of Ukrzaliznytsya Evgeny Kravtsov.
“One of the most picturesque capitals of Europe can be reached comfortable by train direct. PJSC “Ukrzaliznytsia” together with MÁV-START and plays utazások plans to launch direct route “Mukachevo – Budapest, — he wrote.
Kravtsov also noted that the talks with the Hungarian colleagues have already been completed.
“They are willing to supply rolling stock that will ply on euroklei, which connects these two cities. The new direction will not spend time on the permutation of cars from broad gauge to narrow – this is a significant advantage of the route”, — wrote V. O. Chairman of the management Board of “Ukrzaliznytsya”.
As for pricing, the cost of tickets will be relatively inexpensive. For the second class, the Ukrainians will have to pay a little more than 700 USD, and for the first around 1000 hryvnia.
He also added that plans to renovate the station in Mukachevo, turning it into a “hub for travel in EU countries”.
We will remind, the Ukrainian Railways launched a new train of PKP intercity.