There are quite a few ways to travel from Europe to Russia including trains from Germany, Finland, Poland and all of the Baltic States. Please note: a transit visa is required for trains that stop or go through Belarus. If you travel from Germany there is a direct train going from Berlin to Moscow. Also there are a few daily trains from Berlin to Warsaw. To receive Russian train schedules and Russian train ticket prices as well as to have the opportunity to order Russian train tickets online, please use our Russian train tickets page or use the search engine on this page.
Moscow – Berlin – Paris train is a fast train with an increased level of service called a "firmenny" train. In 2015 all carriages were replaced with those of new RIC modification. Three types of carriages are available on this train: VIP 1st class, regular 1st class and 2nd class carriages.
The train covers the distance of 3483 km and goes through 5 countries: Russia, Belarus, Poland, Germany, and France.
Moscow – Berlin 'Strizh' train is a fast train with an increased level of service called a "firmenny" train. It is the first passenger train to be equipped with a wheel system automatically adjusting to European gauge, which helps to cut the travel time. Four types of carriages are available on this train: VIP 1st class, regular 1st class, 2nd class and 1st class seats.
The train covers the distance of 1900 km and goes through 4 countries: Russia, Belarus, Poland, and Germany.
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