- Aug 14, 2019
Since July 16 the new service Russian Railway will earn in the pilot mode.
On the railroad the new service for owners of pets will appear. From now on their presence at transportation of pets will be optional — animals will be able to travel in trains some under supervision of conductors.
The possibility of independent transportation will extend to dogs, cats, birds, hamsters, guinea pigs, rabbits and also turtles up to 75 kilograms. Animals will be accepted on the train only in cages in which they will be throughout all road.
In the message of Federal Passenger Company it is noted that the new service will earn on Monday, July 16. At the first stage the service will be available in 13 trains. Among them — structures from St. Petersburg to Moscow, from Omsk to Novosibirsk, from Vladivostok to Khabarovsk and others.
It is possible to issue transportation in specialized luggage cash desks. The cost of the ticket for pets will begin from 730 rubles.