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by Provodnik
Thu May 25, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: Turkmenistan
Topic: Train Kazakhstan - Turkmenistan - Iran
Replies: 2
Views: 2093

Re: Train Kazakhstan - Turkmenistan - Iran

No passenger train services are operated there, and I doubt that anything regarding that will change in the near future. The line was built for freight transportation and and it doesn't connect densely populated areas, soI don't think there is actually enough demand to operate passenger trains. In g...
by Provodnik
Thu May 18, 2017 10:56 pm
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: night train Tashkent-Urgenč and other means of transport
Replies: 8
Views: 3354

Re: night train Tashkent-Urgenč and other means of transport

Booking period is only 45 days, the same applies for travel agencies. It makes no sense to try to get tickets more than 45 days in advance.
by Provodnik
Wed Mar 22, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Trains
Topic: Tashkent - Almaty train Q&A
Replies: 11
Views: 8210

Re: New Tashkent - Almaty train running

Uzbek engine with Kazakh Talgo-trainset at Tashkent station:
Image
Source: http://www.railway.uz/uz/informatsionna ... osti/6164/


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by Provodnik
Wed Mar 22, 2017 7:26 pm
Forum: Trains
Topic: Tashkent - Almaty train Q&A
Replies: 11
Views: 8210

Re: New Tashkent - Almaty train running

One of the 1st passengers reports from the train and shows us the luxury-compartment:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V0A6MV3AuQM
by Provodnik
Tue Mar 21, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Trains
Topic: Tashkent - Almaty train Q&A
Replies: 11
Views: 8210

Tashkent - Almaty train Q&A

http://www.ut.uz/ru/obshestvo/tashkent-i-almaty-svyazhet-novyy-skorostnoy-poezd/ http://temirzholy.kz/press-tsentr/press-relizy/skorostnoy-poezd-tulpar-talgo.html Since 21st march a direct Talgo-train links Almaty and Tashkent in about 16 hrs. The train runs twice weekly. Timetable: Almaty-2 dep 22h...
by Provodnik
Sat Jan 14, 2017 10:55 am
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: train to Urgench --> Samarkand
Replies: 9
Views: 3952

Re: train to Urgench --> Samarkand

I toook this train in september and we bought tickets Urgench - Samarkand 1 day in advance for 3 persons - no problem. We bought this tickets at the small train station Shavat, which was on our route by taxi from the Turkmen border to Khiva. Going via Urgench to buy the tickets would have caused a s...
by Provodnik
Fri Dec 02, 2016 5:22 pm
Forum: Iran
Topic: Passenger train service Nakhchivan - Tabriz - Mashhad to be launched soon
Replies: 7
Views: 6352

Re: Passenger train service Nakhchivan - Tabriz - Mashhad to be launched soon

News from https://www.facebook.com/ADYQSC/photos/a.1655587398030801.1073741829.1608638889392319/1819951904927682/?type=3 Hörmətli istifadəçilər, Naxçıvan-Təbriz-Tehran-Məşhəd beynəlxalq sərnişin qatarının fəaliyyətə başlaması ilə bağlı bütün hazırlıqlar başa çatdırılıb. Sərnişin qatarı Naxçıvan şəhə...
by Provodnik
Mon Nov 28, 2016 9:38 pm
Forum: Uzbekistan
Topic: New railway line to Fergana valley under construction
Replies: 7
Views: 4927

Re: New railway line to Fergana valley under construction

Another train has been introduced recently: Now there is also a direct Andizhan - Urgench train once weekly, a well as once weekly an additional train Andizhan - Tashkent. Details: http://uzrailpass.uz/site/article?id=54 (in Russian): С 9-ноября 2016 года начнёт курсировать новый скорый поезд № 94/9...
by Provodnik
Sun Nov 20, 2016 12:36 pm
Forum: Iran
Topic: Passenger train service Nakhchivan - Tabriz - Mashhad to be launched soon
Replies: 7
Views: 6352

Re: Passenger train service Nakhchivan - Tabriz - Mashhad to be launched soon

The planned Nakhchivam train is different from the Kars-route, as the railway line already exists since many years and it's now just the question of running a passenger train. Whereas the Kars-route is a totally new railway line, where the construction is delayed... Regarding Astara, Azerbaijan rece...

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