Quick facts about Strizh train
- Strizh is a brand name of high-speed trains Talgo 250.
- It is adapted to Russia by the project of the Spanish train Talgo Intercity, which is used on the railways of Europe.
- The speed of Strizh trains reaches 180 km/h.
- The passengers of the train Strizh can use free wi-fi.
Strizh train schedule
|Route||Fastest trip||Number of trains||Price from|
|Berlin - Moscow||22h 36m||1 train||209.19 $|
|Moscow - Berlin||21h 57m||1 train||209.19 $|
|Nizhny Novgorod - Moscow||3h 37m||5 trains||12.26 $|
|Moscow - Nizhny Novgorod||3h 35m||5 trains||18.30 $|
|Moscow - Vladimir||1h 39m||5 trains||23.58 $|
|Vladimir - Moscow||1h 41m||5 trains||24.33 $|
|Nizhny Novgorod - Vladimir||1h 59m||1 train||25.74 $|
|Dzerzhinsk - Moscow||3h 19m||1 train||12.26 $|
Classes of cariages of the train Strizh
Seating carriages have soft seats and folding tabels like on the plane. There are several classes of seating carriages, which differ depending on included services and seats arrangement.
The cabin consists of two bunks and a folding table. Usually both bunks are lower, but some trains have compartments with one lower and one upper bunk. Other amenities of the compartment include personal reading lights, storage space under the lower bunks and a sliding door. Usually there is also a mirror and in some trains - a wardrobe and sockets.
Swift trains connect Moscow with Nizhny Novgorod in less than 4 hours. There is also a Swift train between Moscow and Berlin which has both seating and sleeping coaches and allows passengers to reach the capital of Germany from Moscow in less than 24 hours. The train consists of different types of cars – 1st and 2nd class seating cars, 1st class sleeping car, bar and restaurant. The cars of the 1st class and 2nd class differ in the number of seats, their design and the offered service. Meals in the car of the 1st class are free - each passenger can choose a breakfast or lunch on the menu. In the 2nd class you can order breakfast or lunch for an additional fee. Sleeping car has five double coupes equipped with TV an individual bathroom with a shower.
This train supports electronic registration. It means that a ticket which you receive by e-mail is already valid; a passenger should just print it and show on boarding along with the passport.