We are happy to announce the launch of the new trains following to Bukhara and Andijan from the capital.
Daily routing Tashkent-Andijan started on August 29. This is the first passenger train crossed the mountainous Kamchik pass. Departing from the capital at 6:40 in Andijan you’re already at 12:15.
The official launching ceremony of the electrified railway and the opening of the tunnel took place on 22 June with the participation of the first President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov and Chinese President XI Jinping.
Please note that on September 15 started daily run of the high-speed train “Afrosiyob” No. 762/761 on the route “Tashkent-Samarkand-Bukhara-Tashkent”.
A popular tourist destination has become even more comfortable for “travel by train” fans. 600 km distance from the capital to Bukhara is overcome in two times faster – only 3 hours 20 minutes instead of 8 hours. Departure time from Tashkent – 08:00, from Bukhara it is 15:21.
The movement of passenger trains in this direction was organized in accordance with the decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan from March 26, 2015.
As “Uzdaily” reported, the project was implemented JSC “Uzbekiston Temir Yullari” for 16 months, its total cost is about $ 400 million, the length of paths -259 km.