In the first half of the year 2018, the number of railways to the EU increased by 100 thousand people


In the six months of this year Ukrzaliznytsa transported almost 187 thousand passengers to the countries of the European Union and 111 thousand people in the opposite direction, which is more than twice the corresponding indicators of last year.

It reports Media Center Magistral

For comparison, in the first half of the 2017 year, nearly 81 thousand tickets were purchased in the EU countries, in the opposite direction - 47 thousand.

"The fact that we transported passengers to 100 thousand more than during the same period last year is a striking example of the successful and effective work of PJSC" Ukrzaliznytsya "in the organization of such transportation. We implemented a loyal and well-balanced tariff policy. And as an example: trains to Warsaw and Przemysl are loaded on practically 90%, "- said in. at. Chairman of the Board of PJSC "Ukrzaliznytsya" Yevgeny Kravtsov.

  • Analysis of the population of trains shows that the most popular is the train Intercity + in the direction of Kiev-Przemysl. In Poland, the train number 715 runs loaded on 92%, and train number 705 - by 57%. In total six months of this year, Ukrzaliznytsya transported almost 132 thousand passengers to Przemysl against 58 thousand passengers - an indicator of six months of last year.

    Also, train No. 67 Kyiv-Warsaw, using almost 13 thousand passengers, is in high demand, and the train is on average filled by 82%.

    Recall that by the end of this summer A train will be launched in Mukachevo-Budapest.

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