Lastochka high-speed trains will connect Saint Petersburg, Valday and Staraya Russa
02 July 2020
The route of suburban trains will be extended from 11 July.
"To promote domestic tourism, improving transport accessibility and development of interregional rail service the Russian Railways extends the route of Lastochka high-speed trains № 721/722 Saint Petersburg – Bologoe to Valday and Staraya Russa", – as reported by the press-service of the Oktyabrskaya Railway. The new route will be available from 11 July.
As specified, leaving the Moscovsky railway station in Saint Petersburg at 07.17 a.m., the Lastochka will arrive at the Valday station at 11.53 a.m. (on weekends - at the Staraya Russa station at 2 p.m.). In the opposite direction, the Lastochka will depart from Valday at 4.42 p.m. (on weekends from Staraya Russa at 2.40 p.m.), arriving in Saint Petersburg at 10.10 p.m.