PJSC “Ukrzaliznytsia” for convenient travel of passengers during the may holidays in international transport Poland-Ukraine appointed an additional train “intercity+” №707/708 Kiev-Przemysl-Kyiv, which will run composition of the high-speed two-system electric trains Hyundai Rotem will depart from Kiev and Przemysl in peak dates – 28 April, 2, 5, 9 may. This was reported by the press service of the UZ.
Train No. 707/708 will depart from Kiev at 12:24 and will arrive in Przemysl at 19:03 (local time) with stop in Lviv at 17:41/55.
Back from Przemysl train will depart at 20:20 (local time) and will arrive at the station Kiev-Passenger at 05:23. The train will proceed with a stop in Lviv at 23:22/36.
The press service noted that the schedule is developed taking into account the possibility of transplantation at the station Przemysl train No. 707 Kiev-Przemysl train No. 33714/35170 Przemysl-Krakow-Warsaw-Gdynia, who will travel from Przemysl at 21:48.
Back passengers of the train №8305 Warsaw-Poznan-Wroclaw-Krakow-Przemysl, who arrives in Przemysl at 19:22, will be able to continue their journey by train No. 707/708 Peremyshl-Kiev.
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In addition, according to “Ukrzaliznytsya”, after the route Kovel-Yagodin-helm will run a new two-car railcar Pesa with 182 seats for passengers. It is planned that it will run daily, will go from Kovel at 11:50, travel time is about two hours.
Stop at intermediate stations is not provided, and border control will be carried out during the train movement. To prevent the transportation of contraband goods into the carriages of the train will be video surveillance and violators of customs officers will be planted at the checkpoint “Yagodyn”. Now comes the process of harmonization of running trains and passing customs procedures.
According to the Chairman of the Board of PJSC “Ukrzaliznytsia” ticket Balchune, the decision on visa-free regime for Ukrainians will increase passenger traffic between Ukraine and other countries of the European Union, and “uz” wants to play an important role in these operations.
“We have already started the internal work associated with the increase in international railway traffic. The recent experience of the train Kiev-Przemysl has shown that there is great potential in international traffic. And this message not only with Poland but also with other EU countries”, – stated Balcon.