In a view to optimizing of 702/701 numbered express passenger train moving in the direction of Baku-Ganja-Baku, starting from 18 june, 2019 the schedule of aforementioned train will be changed. The train will depart from Baku at 08:00 o’clock, will arrive in Ganja at 12:15 o’clock and from Ganja will depart at 18:00 o’clock and will arrive in Baku at 22:15 o’clock.
In order to improve of ticket sales and to ensure advance purchase of tickets by passengers, starting from June 8, 2019 the ticket sales to international passenger trains will begin in 30 days prior to departure of trains.
A meeting was held between the representatives of Azerbaijaniand Russian railways in Moscow, Russia. During the meeting, the sides discussed issues on transportation of freight from China, Japan and South Korea through the TranssiberianRailway line to Azerbaijan and further from Azerbaijan through Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line to Turkey. Along with transportmechanisms as well as freight transportation volumes transported via Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line were discussed at the meeting.