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by Milad
Fri Mar 09, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Trains
Topic: New Railway Baku-Tiblisi-Kars (Turkey)
Replies: 33
Views: 18052

Re: New Railway Baku-Tiblisi-Kars (Turkey)

At the end of November, the new sleeping cars the Swiss company Stadler manufactured for ADY (Azeri Railways) for this route were still standing around at the Stadler factory in Switzerland, according to some reports in forums which I cannot confirm, the reason was that ADY apparently didn't bother ...
by Milad
Tue Mar 06, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: Trains
Topic: Kulyob-Moscow route schedule question
Replies: 4
Views: 1342

Re: Kulyob-Moscow route schedule question

The Dushanbe-Moscow train does actually stop in Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, but passengers aren't allowed on or off at those stops. RŽD does weirdly list them in their online schedule planner, these stops are only technical stops, you can't buy a ticket from or to these stops. Also, there is no int...
by Milad
Tue Feb 27, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Trains
Topic: Train Samarkand to Dushanbe
Replies: 9
Views: 10485

Re: Train Samarkand to Dushanbe

I don't know if there are domestic Uzbek trains from Samarkand to Sariasija. However, there are NO trains at all that you can use from Uzbekistan to Tajikistan, while there are a few trains (mainly the Moscow<>Dushanbe ones), they do not stop for passengers in Uzbekistan. However, the relations betw...
by Milad
Wed Feb 21, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: China
Topic: Urumqi - Ulan Bator by train
Replies: 2
Views: 1512

Re: New train service Astana - Almaty - Urumchi via Altynkol/Khorgos

There is no other train from China to Mongolia than the one going from Beijing to Ulanbataar.
by Milad
Sat Feb 17, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Trains
Topic: Question about train Dushanbe-Moscow and Moscow-Khodjent
Replies: 25
Views: 9471

Re: Question about train Dushanbe-Moscow and Moscow-Khodjent

Late answer: The Moskva - Dushanbe train has no stops in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan that passengers may use at all. Only stations where an arrival time is indicated in the rzd.ru travel planner may be used by passengers. You'll nevertheless need a double-entry Uzbek and a Turkmen transit visa. You ...