The transsiberian express train - a train «Russia» ¹2/1 the message Moscow - Vladivostok formations of Passenger carload depot Moskva-3 of the Moscow regional management on service of passengers of Federal passenger management of branch of the Russian railways is the longest railway passenger route on a planet (passing on territory of one country), crossing overland almost all Eurasia.
Look at our banner. On it the largest cities located on a way of a train «Russia» are specified all. In the figure located below, the route of movement of our train is imposed on a map.
During almost all way the train «Russia» passes on the Transsiberian highway, beginning the way from the Yaroslavl station of Moscow and finishing it on east surburb of Russia - at the Vladivostok station - there is on coast of a bay a Gold Horn of sea of Japan.
Train «Russia» there passes on territories of 14 areas, 3 edges, 1 autonomous region and 1 autonomous region, through large cities Vladimir, Nizhni Novgorod, Kirov, Perm, Ekaterinburg, Tyumen, Omsk, Novosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk, Irkutsk, Ulan-Ude, Chita, Khabarovsk. On the way the train «Russia» crosses 16 large rivers: Volga, Vyatka, Kama, Tobol, Irtysh, Ob, Tom', Chulym, Yenisei, Oka, Selenga, Zeya, Bureya, Amur, Chor, Ussuri.
Having looked at the operating time-table of the TRAIN «Russia» it is possible to estimate a route on time.
For general time of 144 hours of 10 minutes from Moscow up to Vladivostok and for 145 hours of 59 minutes from Vladivostok up to Moscow the train «Russia» crosses 7 time zones, some climatic zones - from moderated through continental up to sea. Severe Russian winters with temperature of air up to - 60 degrees and hot years months - here climatic conditions of those places on which the way of a train «Russia» runs.
Rises and descents, passes and tunnels, mountains and plains, bridges and viaducts - all it overcomes the Main train of the country on the way.
The train «Russia» on 1778 km of the Trans-Siberian Railway passes through conditional border of the Europe and Asia. There, near the city of Pervouralsk, at crossing by the railway of low pass of the central Ural mountains the memorable sign -
«border of the Europe and Asia» is established.
Since 5276 km the train «Russia» during 207 km passes along lake Baikal.
This unique, deepest lake in the world - the largest tank of fresh water on a planet. To your look unusual natural beauty will open: remarkable kinds of rocky coast of Baikal with tremendous transparency of water, mountain with tops covered by a snow and set of the cleanest rivers running into lake.
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In train structure «Russia» are included: 5 luggage and 1 post cars; 1 dining-car; 1 staff car in which there is a Chief of a train and the train electrician; 1 car of 1 class, half of places - business class places; 1 car of an economy class; 2 cars with reserved seats; the others (not less than 3 - depending on a volume of passenger traffic) - cars 2 classes - compartment.
The car number 06 is adapted to carry wheelchair users. It has a specially equipped coupe, toilet and lift landing, landing a disabled wheelchair. This car also has a radio coupe, white bathroom with shower, iron. Thus, issues of everyday life of conductors in flight.
Numbering of cars begins with a head of a train at departure from Moscow, from a tail of a train at departure from Vladivostok.
Cars 1, 2, 3, 8, 10, 11 join in structure of a train at increase in a volume of passenger traffic and are excluded at its reduction.
All cars of a train «Russia» from 01.06.09 new construction the Tver car-building factory models 61-4440 equipped with non-polluting toilet complexes.
Interior of the car of 1 class of a train «Russia».
Interior of cars 2 classes (compartment) trains «Russia».
To read further: History of the Main train of the country.
The appendix: Old Vladivostok
In cars of a train «Russia» each passenger is surrounded by attention and care from conductors.
always with a charming smile our conductors are glad to offer passengers tea, coffee, mineral water and other various production of tea trade.