The rating was compiled as a result of an online poll among railway passengers.
Five trains from St. Petersburg that have first class carriages were voted best in Russia. The rating is based on the results of an online poll conducted among railway passengers from January 1 till June 1, 2019.
Some 90 thousand passengers voted to choose top 10 trains in Russia. According to the rating, Russia’s number 1 train runs between Moscow and Novorossiysk. St. Petersburg’s famous Krasnaya Strela (‘Red Arrow’) night train to Moscow rates the second.
Other trains from St. Petersburg that are among Russia’s top 10 are Express, Grand Express and Megapolis to Moscow, and Severnaya Palmira connecting St. Petersburg with Adler.