When traveling by train in Russia you should be aware that there are discounts for kids traveling with you. Here are step-by-step instructions how to book child tickets with RussianTrains.com
At Step 1 of the booking process you should choose the preferred travel route and date. If you need round-trip tickets, choose dates for outbound and inbound train trips. Then choose the number of passengers, adults and children/infants as well as their age.
Note: Child discounts are eligible for kids from 5 to 10 years old. Infants up to 4 travel free of charge without a separate seat.
* THE AGE OF THE CHILD IS DEFINED AS OF THE FIRST DAY OF TRAVEL.
At Step 2 of the booking process you are offered train options for your trip. After you make your choice and select the train you need, it is time to choose a travel class. Detailed descriptions with images are available upon click on the image icon. Here you also need to select the number of seats/beds you want to book and press continue.
Note: If there are infants traveling with you, you should still select as many seats as the number of travelers including infants.
At Step 3 of the booking process you are offered to fill in the travelers' details including kids and infants. Keep in mind that the child discount is applied once you enter the age of your kids.
Complete the reservation by agreeing with Terms and Conditions of service and paying for your train tickets. Actual train tickets will be delivered to your email address within 24 hours.
If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact our customer support department.