Ukraine-built Tarpan trains carried 227,000 passengers in one year

High-speed Tarpan domestically manufactured trains carried 227,000 passengers in the first year of operation.

The press service of ministry of Infrastructure reported the data.

"Today marks one year since the start of Tarpan high-speed trains with dual-system manufactured by Kryukiv train car plant. Tarpan recorded 970 departures carrying 227,455 passengers," a statement.

Currently, two trains are operated on routes from Darnytsia station in Kyiv to Odesa, Zaporizhzhia, Krivyi Rih, and Lviv. As of June 23, 2015, trains total mileage reached 600,000 kilometers.

By Ukrinform