TITLE

Faster across the border

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Jan2011, Vol. 167 Issue 1, p63
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the relaunching of train services between Finland and Russia with tilting trains on December 12, 2010. The trains reduced journies from Helsinki, Finland to Saint Petersburg, Russia by 2 to 3½ hours. Russian Railways and its Finnish counterpart VR jointly operate the upgraded service. Upgrades made on the train line are described.
ACCESSION #
59142574

 

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