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Welcome to the official blog of Russiantrains.com. Here you can find everything about planning your trip to Russia, the latest news and updates about trains, exciting travel stories of travelers and their train journeys as well as all the details you need to know about booking Russian train tickets online.

Without a doubt, traveling Russia by train sounds very appealing for adventurous souls, but what about people who are not in the market for an epic adventure? Is a train ride really the smartest way to travel through Russia?
Thousands of travelers have Russia on their 2018 travel radar as this vast country is hosting the 2018 FIFA World Cup. In this guide we have put together everything you need to know about the city hosts, game schedule and available train connections between the cities.
Trans-European train tours can take you from Paris & Nice to Moscow, or from Berlin to Moscow. Enjoy easy online booking, train timetables, and 24/7 support with Russiantrains.com
In the quick guide to onboard experiences, you can find out about types of seats on regular overnight trains, everything you need to know about travelling with pets on board trains, permitted sizes of your carry-on luggage and more.
Sapsan is a modern high-speed train, which above all means that it was constructed for a convenient travel experience. We've put together everything you need to know about traveling on board Sapsan trains.
Learn about a real client's experience traveling on a Sapsan train to Russia. Book tickets on Sapsan train and travel from Moscow to Saint Petersburg with comfort.
The way to see Mongolia is, of course, by train. The Trans-Mongolian Railway, the country’s main railroad line, was constructed between 1949 and 1961 as a joint project between Stalin’s Soviet Union and Mao’s People’s Republic of China.
The recent irregularities in traveling to the Crimean peninsula are now a thing of the past. Now you can travel to Crimea from Moscow safely and conveniently by combining a Moscow-Krasnodar train and a bus ride. Learn details.
Enhance your journey to Moscow by visiting ancient towns of the Golden Ring of Russia. Well-connected to Moscow by trains they are easily accessible and fit perfectly for a day trip.
We have organized travel with Russian Railways since 1998. We have operated our online reservation website since 2007. Learn about the advantages of booking Russian rail tickets with Russian Trains.