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Russian Railways is Russia’s largest railway company engaged in owning and building public railway infrastructure. The Company ensures transportation of vital goods to Russia’s most remote regions and is the most affordable transport provider for millions of travellers.

The operational length of Russian Railways’ lines is the third largest in the world.

The Russian Federation is the founder and sole shareholder of Russian Railways.

The Long-Term Development Programme of Russian Railways until 2025 aims to meet the strategic national goals by expanding railway infrastructure and enhancing economic links among Russian regions.

85,500 km
the operational length of Russian Railways’ lines
44,100 km
the length of Russian Railways’ electrified lines
Russian Railways is ranked among the world’s Top 3 railway companies due to


Russian Railways provides a full range of services, including


Russian Railways accounts for
45.9%
of the country’s total freight turnover
23.4%
of total passenger turnover

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