Passenger railway communication between Russia and China has suspended

Moscow, 31 Jan – “News.Economy.” Passenger railway communication between Russia and China is temporarily stopped due to the coronavirus, the message “the Russian Railways” (RZD).

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“From 00:00 (local time) on 31 January until 1 March 2020, temporarily restricted railway passenger traffic through checkpoints on certain sections of the state border of Russia with China. Including this, the company suspended the movement of international passenger train No. 402/401 Suifenhe – Grodekovo formation of the Chinese railway (through railway border checkpoint Grodekovo – Suifenhe), and non-stop groups of cars of formation of JSC FPK message Chita – Manchuria (via the border crossing point Zabaikalsk – Manzhouli)”, – reported in the notice of the Railways.

“International train connections with China remains on the route Moscow – Beijing,” the report States.

the Unused tickets to cancelled trains and direct carriages, decorated in the Russian points of sale, can be returned without deduction of charges and fees. Text: News.Economy