Ministry of transport of Russia has offered to subsidize reduced rates for family travel in the compartment of long-distance trains for the development of domestic tourism. The corresponding document was published on the Federal portal of projects of normative legal acts.

the Subsidization of flights from the list provided by the Federal Agency for tourism, and in the opposite direction it is supposed in volume of 835 million rubles. The volume of passengers could reach 350 thousand people.

“the Establishment of preferential tariffs, will be stimulatory when purchasing tickets for travel for tourism purposes”, — the document says. The project was developed in the framework of the national plan for the recovery of the Russian economy.

the purpose of the trip will be determined on the basis of completed forms of questionnaire, which will also be provided, and other information about the trip, planned routes and contact information of passengers.

In April, Russian Railways (RZD) has promised to introduce a special regime of ticket sales in order to lower the risk of infection of the coronavirus while traveling by train. The distance between the seats in cars should not be less than one meter. So, in the SV cars have decided to sell two tickets in a compartment — two instead of four, in reserved seat — two seats in the compartment portion and the lower side instead of four and two respectively. Exceptions agreed to do for situations when you need the design in one order up to four tickets, for example for the family.