TransContainer launches container train Saint-Petersburg - Ekaterinburg
TransContainer and RZD Logistics launch container train on the route Saint-Petersburg-Tovarny-Vitebsky of the Oktyabrskaya railway - Ekaterinburg-Tovarny of the Sverdlovskaya railway.
First train (57 flatcars length) with consumer goods departed on 30 October 2013. Estimated time of the route is 3 days and the length of the route - 2098 km. The train is oriented for transportation of ISO containers of the Company and third parties with the destination point Ekaterinburg-Tovarny.
In line with this service the Company also provides door-to-door service.
The second train following this route departed on 10 November, the third one is planned to depart on 18 November. The future plans estimate departure of the trains four times a month.