The sound of wheels and tea in glasses will certainly plung you if the romatic atmosphere of railway. Today traveling by train becomes more and more popular. And there are certain reasons for it:
- First, it is not an expensive trip. Cost of the train ticket twice lower of the plane ticket.
- Second, in trains you can sleep, walk across carriages, eat in the reataurant and enjoy a change of images through the window. In a bus, a plane or a car you can hardly do anything of that.
- Third, trains are very safety. This is one of the fundamental factors of choice in favor of traveling by train, for people who fear flying or people experiencing anxiety while driving on the road full of trails.
It should be mentioned that the building of Samara railway station is the highest in Europe - 101 meters. From its heigth it welcomes all the Samara region guests.
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Tel. 8 (846) 303-37-97
You can buy your ticket and watch a timetable here.
More than eighty trains linking the capital to Samara, southern resorts, Ural, Siberian and Far Eastern cities, the western and northern direction come regularly to Samara. Several daily trains connect Samara and Moscow. The capacity of the railway station is 27 thousand passengers. His one-time capacity - 3150 people.
Important railway junction of the Volga region is also Sizran - the third largest city of Samara Oblast.
Several trains depart to Moscow and other popular destinations from Togliatti.
Since 2012 Russian Railways in conjunction with the tourist company "Profcentre" make sightseeing tours of the day on the railways.
New routes are:
the Golden Ring of Russia -1-4 November 2013
to Moscow , December 2013
in Great Ustug - January 2014
For more information you can visit the tour operator.