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Moscow has become the most popular among Russian cities for train travel

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Trips to Moscow, St. Petersburg and Sochi have become the most popular train travel destinations in Russia. This is evidenced by the results of the analysis of bookings for June 2022.

Most often they buy tickets to the capital, this is 23.4% of the total number of orders. The average ticket price is 3400 rubles. In second place are trips to St. Petersburg (10% of orders, tickets cost 3,900 rubles), reports TASS June 24 with a link to OneTwoTrip travel planning service.

The third most popular city is Sochi (5% and 2700 rubles). Trips to Krasnodar (4.1%, 2300 rubles) and Rostov-on-Don (2.6%, 3700 rubles) are also often booked.

In addition, such destinations as Nizhny Novgorod (1.7%), Anapa (1.6%) and Yekaterinburg (1.5%) are popular. Tyumen (1.3%) and Kazan (1.2%) close the top ten popular cities.

Compared to May, the demand for rail travel is growing in southern cities. The average cost of a railway trip across Russia in June is 3,100 rubles. against 2900 rub. in May.

Previously, the Profile.ru website published a rating cheap train travel destinations from Moscow and St. Petersburg in July with an average check of up to 1000 rubles. The trip to Alexandrov turned out to be the most budgetary – only 440 rubles. one way.

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