Russian Railways' network transported 81.2 million passengers in November 2015
According to the latest figures, in November 2015 the Russian Railways' infrastructure transported 81.2 million passengers from all carriers, 2.1% less than during November last year. Suburban passengers stood at 74 million, a decrease of 1.7%, while long-distance passenger numbers were down 5.6% to 7.3 million.
Passenger turnover in November 2015 amounted to 8.6 billion passenger-kilometres, which is 5.4% less than in November 2014.
A total of 940.4 million passengers travelled during January-November 2015, 4.4% less than during January-November 2014. Suburban passenger numbers amounted to 849.9 million, a decline of 4.3%, while long-distance passengers were down 5.2% to 90.5 million.
Since the beginning of 2015, passenger turnover on the Russian Railways' network decreased by 6.7% compared to last year and amounted to 111.8 billion passenger-kilometres