Sapsan’s 10th anniversary

Anton Petrov
Russian Railways constantly seeks to develop customer services and improve product offering with a special focus on ways to ensure comfortable and safe travel. The Sapsan upgrade is centred on the enhancement of customer experience. We have refreshed the train design, added sockets to the railcars and improved seat ergonomics.”
Anton Petrov Head of High-Speed Transportation Directorate at Russian Railways
The first upgraded Sapsan runs between St Petersburg, Moscow and Nizhny Novgorod.
11.6 thousand passengers transported over the first two months after the launch of the upgraded Sapsan
+22.4% vs the same period in 2018–2019
On 17 December 2019
the first upgraded train travelled from Moscow to St Petersburg
the deadline for renovating interiors in all the 16 trains