From 12 February to 25 March, “Ukrzaliznytsia” appointed the running of high-speed train Intercity № 785/786 Kharkiv – Kyiv with electric Skoda train, according to the press service of the Southern Railway.
Departure from Kharkiv at 06:45 and arriving in Kyiv at 14:24. From Kyiv Skoda will depart at 15:00 and arrive in Kharkiv at 22:29. The train will stop in Poltava, Kremenchug, Burt, Znamenka station Shevchenko in Mironovka.
Skoda Electric will run on Fridays, Sundays and Wednesdays. Train tickets can be avaliable 10 days maximum before departure.
Recall, Czech Skoda double-decker electric trains began to run on railways of Ukraine in May 2012. Electric was withdrawn from service for routine maintenance in November 2014, which finished on 20 January, 2016.