Fast train «Intercity +» from Kyiv to Lviv will change its final destination to Polish border town of Przemyśl (Poland). This was recently announced by «Ukrzaliznytsya» (National Railway Company) CEO Voitseh Balchun.
Starting from December 23rd, 2016 the train will be renamed to fast train «Intercity +» Kyiv - Lviv - Przemyśl. It will go daily all year round. The express train will depart Kyiv early in the morning, around 7 AM and will be arriving to Polish town of Przemyśl in approximately 6 hours 30 minutes. The train will be returning back to Kyiv through Lviv the same day.
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Passport and customs control will be fulfilled inside the train without any stops at the border. Ticket prices haven’t been announced yet, but Ukrainian Railway Company promises affordable rates and a system of discounts for students and seniors. The re-organization of this route will be a pleasant Christmas present for those people who have friends and relatives in Poland and Polish citizens who want to come and explore Ukraine, says Voitseh Balchun.
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Ukrainian Railway Company is undergoing a major makeover these days and promises many new international and local train routes as well as significant improvements in service.
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