Rail bus Kerch - Anapa will connect the Crimea and Kuban

Today, in 14 hours 38 minutes by train to Kerch will start its first flight to Anapa rail train RA-2, which on March 7 will regularly run between the Peninsula and the mainland. This was reported by the press service of the operator transport “South suburban passenger company”.

Photo: Yuri Smityuk/TASS Began selling tickets on the train Kerch – Anapa

Rail buses will ply twice a day from Monday to Thursday and three times a day on Friday and weekends. Along the way the train would be two hours, and only stop to make on the newly constructed railway on the approach to the Crimean bridge station Taman-Passenger. The journey from Kerch to Anapa will cost 439 rubles. Tickets are available at railway ticket offices and on the website of the shipping company ug-ppk.ru.

Specially designed for non-electrified sections of Railways rail bus RA-2 is able to carry 590 passengers, including 222 sessile.

According to forecasts of the Minister of transport of the Republic of Crimea Sergey Karpov, commuter train Kerch – Anapa will be in demand, as hundreds of young residents of Anapa receive education in educational institutions of Kerch. And the inhabitants of the hero city are employed and commute to work in settling near the Crimean bridge settlements.

Photo: Press-service of Published the schedule of suburban trains Kerch – Anapa

– In the future the schedule of the train Simferopol Kerch will be synchronized with the schedule of the new train Kerch – Anapa, so that people can comfortably reach to the Kuban resort and back, – said Karpov.

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“South suburban passenger company” was established in November 2019 for the carriage of passengers of suburban railway transport on the territory of the Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol. Daily services are used by 20 thousand people.