Following the direction of Slovakia according euroklee what agreements were reached with the Slovak side.
Narrow-gauge road “Mukachevo-Budapest” will work in the near future / photo UNIAN
Joint state-owned company “Ukrzaliznytsia” on November 14 launched in test mode, the train Mukachevo – Budapest euroklee, said the Minister of infrastructure Vladimir Omelian on his page in the network Facebook.
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“We plan to soon launch regular connections (route Mukachevo – Budapest – UNIAN). A special feature is the fact that this train runs on euroklee, and this means that passengers will not need to spend time on a replacement wheelset and wait queues at the border. Following the direction of Slovakia, and also Evrokoliya. This was recently agreed with the Slovak counterpart,” – wrote Omelian.
The Minister stressed that Mukachevo with its convenient communication with many Ukrainian cities and EU countries has the potential to become a major railway hub, and not just a passenger.
As UNIAN reported earlier, in late June, Ukrzaliznytsya announced plans to launch before the end of the summer direct train Mukachevo-Budapest, which will run on 1,435 mm. euroklee it was Assumed that a new train to the Hungarian capital can be reached in 6 hours.
In addition, the management plans of state-owned launch of a direct railway communication along a narrow track with Slovakia, the Czech Republic and other EU countries.