The Southern Railway carried over two million passengers in suburban traffic in the first quarter

From January 1 to March 31, 2021, suburban trains of the regional branch “Southern Railway” of JSC “Ukrzaliznytsia” carried 2 397 200 passengers, including 980 900 people of the privileged category. This is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply with reference to the Southern Railway branch.

The Southern Railway carried over two million passengers in suburban traffic in the first quarter

As part of the service of the Southern Railway, there 298 suburban trains runs now (175 suburban trains run on the territory of the Kharkiv region). Until the introduction of restrictive measures, about 400 suburban trains run daily on the full schedule in the territory of its service area.

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The regional branch “Southern Railway” JSC “Ukrzaliznytsia” draws the attention of passengers that during their stay at railway infrastructure facilities, boarding the train and directly in the rolling stock, passengers must wear a protective mask or respirator, observe social distance and other recommendations of the Ministry of Health for preventing the spread of coronavirus infection.

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