Attention! Trains and direct carriages No. 19/753, 21/355 and 22/356 Moscow – Prague – Moscow have been cancelled. For more information, click here.

Direct Moscow – Prague carriages running with trains No. 27/115 have been temporarily suspended. Unused tickets can be returned without incurring any additional charges and fees and fees. Passengers can obtain refunds by applying to any railway ticket office in the country where they purchased their ticket. Passengers can submit electronic tickets to the web resources through which they were booked.

Dear passengers! Due to the specifics of selling tickets from the Czech railway system on the website of the Russian Railways, 20 seats are being offered for sale on train No.115B Prague – Moscow. The sale of the remaining seats on this train from the Czech railway system will be made through international ticket offices. In the absence of available seats on the site, please contact an international ticket office.

From 21 February 2020, the transportation of animals in direct Federal Passenger Company carriages on the Moscow-Prague route and running from/to stations in the Czech Republic is prohibited. The only exceptions are guide and assistance dogs accompanying passengers with disabilities.

Guide and assistance/service dogs to and from stations in the Czech Republic can be transported in a separate compartment when paying for all seats in the compartment. Guide dogs and assistance/service dogs are transported free of charge.

You can check the timetable, fares and availability at the site https://eng.rzd.ru. Please specify the departure and destination stations, as well as the travel dates.

Trains to Czech Republic.

Train number Route Frequency of service
27 (D 27) train number on Railways of Europe.

Moscow – Prague
Train services have been temporarily suspended

daily
115 (IC 130) train number on Railways of Europe. Prague – Moscow
Train services have been temporarily suspended
daily
17 (EN 409) train number on Railways of Europe. Moscow – Nice
Train services have been temporarily suspended
1 time a week on Thursdays
18 (EN 408) train number on Railways of Europe. Nice – Moscow
Train services have been temporarily suspended
1 time a week on Mondays

 

Services to the following stations are available: Bohumin, Brzeclav, Ostrava, Borne na Morava, Olomouc, Zabrzeg na Morava, Ceska Trzebova, Usti nad Orlice, Pardubice, Kolin, Prague.

Information for passengers travelling on trains No. 17/18 Moscow – Nice – Moscow

Discounts for individual passengers:

  • 5% off the upper berths at the points of sale of Russian Railways (the category Single does not apply to compartments);
  • 10% for all seats/berths subject to reservation in the period from 60 to 45 days before the train’s departure.

These discounts do not apply when booking tickets at group fares and the special "Voyage" fare.

A child under 4 years of age without a separate seat/berth and accompanied by an adult passenger travels free of charge. Passengers can book a paid child"s ticket with a seat/berth if desired.

A passenger who has booked a journey in a luxury (business) carriage at the Adult-Single tariff is entitled to take no more than two children up to 12 years of age free of charge (up to the day this age is reached) for whom non-cash tickets have been booked in the Russian Federation. Outside the Russian Federation, booking cashless tickets for transporting children is not required.

In the category Double compartments, the cost of a luxury (business) carriage is at the special Adult Family fare for two adult passengers travelling together who are entitled to take with them no more than two children under 4 years of age or one child under 12 free of charge (up to the day when these ages are reached). For each child travelling free of charge, a non-cash ticket must be booked in the Russian Federation. Outside the Russian Federation, cashless tickets are not required for the transportation of children.

A passenger may take items of hand luggage free-of-charge if this does not contravene customs or administrative rules. The total size of one piece of hand luggage in three dimensions should not exceed 200 cm, and none of the sides should exceed 55 cm.

Passengers are allowed to carry with them free of charge:

  • in first-class sleeping carriages, including luxury (business) carriages, in Single compartments - no more than 100 kg of hand baggage per compartment;
  • in first-class sleeping carriages, including luxury (business) carriages, in Double compartments - no more than 50 kg per ticket;
  • in second-class sleeping carriages and carriages with seating for an adult passenger - no more than 36 kg and for a child up to 12 years of age (until the day when this age is reached) - no more than 15 kg for each ticket with a seat/berth.

The transportation of dogs, other small pets and birds is allowed in any class, subject to payment of all the seats/berths in the compartment. Small (room) pets and birds must be transported in cages or baskets etc. No more than one dog or one cage can be transported per compartment.

No additional charges are made for transporting dogs, small (room) pets and birds.

Booking tickets is carried out on one form. Tickets can be purchased at the international railway ticket offices along the train’s route (Russia (Russian Railways), Poland (PKP SA), the Czech Republic (CD), Austria (ÖBB), Germany (DB), France (SNCF)).

Passengers can purchase electronic tickets through the Passengers section on the website.

There is an electronic check-in service for trains.

To board the train anywhere along the route, passengers must present to the carriage’s conductor an electronic ticket (boarding pass) printed on A4 paper or its image on the screen of a mobile device, as well as the passenger identity document which is indicated on the electronic ticket.

Electronic registration is performed:

  • during the procedure of ordering electronic tickets after the Payment stage simultaneously for all passengers specified in the order;
  • again at any other time through the passenger’s Personal Account;
  • both simultaneously for all passengers specified on the order and for individual e-tickets on the order.

The cancellation of the service (refusal) of the electronic registration is carried out no later than 1 hour before the train’s departure from the starting station on the route:

  • through the website by accessing the passenger’s Personal Account;
  • by obtaining a boarding coupon (ticket) at the ticket office or self-service terminal on the territory of the Russian Federation.

Tickets are refunded at the place of purchase.

At individual fares:

  • more than 6 hours prior to the train’s departure, 100% of the fare is refunded, less than 6 hours before the departure of the train, the cost of travel is not refunded.

At group rates:

  • from 60 to 15 days before the train’s departure, 100% of the fare is refunded, from 14 to 8 days before the departure of the train, 50% of the fare is refunded, less than 8 days before the departure of the train, no refund of the fare.

In the Russian Federation there is a fee of 10 euros for refunds on unused tickets.

Information updated on: 19.03.2021