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Rail transport in Russia

Index Rail transport in Russia

The Russian railways are ranked second longest globally, behind the railways of the United States. [1]

38 relations: Altai Republic, Azerbaijan Railways, Break of gauge, Demonstration (protest), Georgian Railways, International North–South Transport Corridor, Kazakhstan Temir Zholy, Kirkenes–Bjørnevatn Line, Korean State Railway, Latvian Railways, List of railway lines in Russia, List of UIC country codes, Metre-gauge railway, Ministry of Transport (Russia), Norway–Russia border, Outline of Russia, Port of Zarubino, Rail transport by country, Rail transport in Belarus, Rail transport in China, Rail transport in Estonia, Rail transport in Finland, Rail transport in India, Rail transportation in the United States, Rolling stock manufacturers of Russia, Ross Winans, Roszheldorproject, Russian Railways, Saint Petersburg–Moscow Railway, Tourism in Russia, Track gauge, Trams in Vyborg, Ukrainian Railways, Yaroslavl, 12th Chief Directorate, 2018 FIFA World Cup, 3 ft 6 in gauge railways, 750 mm gauge railways.

Altai Republic

The Altai Republic (Респу́блика Алта́й, Respublika Altay,; Altai: Алтай Республика, Altay Respublika) is a federal subject of Russia (a republic).

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Azerbaijan Railways

Azerbaijan Railways (Azərbaycan Dəmir Yolları) is the national state-owned rail transport operator in the Republic of Azerbaijan.

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Break of gauge

With railways, a break of gauge occurs where a line of one gauge meets a line of a different gauge.

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Demonstration (protest)

A demonstration or street protest is action by a mass group or collection of groups of people in favor of a political or other cause; it normally consists of walking in a mass march formation and either beginning with or meeting at a designated endpoint, or rally, to hear speakers.

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Georgian Railways

Georgian Railway LLC (საქართველოს რკინიგზა, Sakartvelos Rkinigza) is the national railway company of Georgia.

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International North–South Transport Corridor

The International North–South Transport Corridor (INSTC) is a 7,200-km-long multi-mode network of ship, rail, and road route for moving freight between India, Iran, Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russia, Central Asia and Europe.

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Kazakhstan Temir Zholy

Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (KTZ; Qazaqstan Temir Joly (QTJ)), also National Company Kazakhstan Temir Zholy, is the national railway company of Kazakhstan.

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Kirkenes–Bjørnevatn Line

The Kirkenes–Bjørnevatn Line (Kirkenes–Bjørnevatnbanen), or the Sydvaranger Line (Sydvarangerbanen), is a long railway line between Kirkenes and Bjørnevatn in Sør-Varanger, Norway.

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Korean State Railway

The Korean State Railway (조선민주주의인민공화국 철도, Chosŏn Minjujuŭi Inmin Konghwaguk Ch'ŏldo, commonly called 국철, Kukch'ŏl, "State Rail") is the operating arm of the Ministry of Railways of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and has its headquarters at P'yŏngyang.

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Latvian Railways

Latvian Railways (Latvijas dzelzceļš or LDz) is the main state-owned railway company in Latvia with more than 12,400 employees.

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List of railway lines in Russia

This is a list of railway lines in Russia.

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List of UIC country codes

The UIC Country Code is a two digit-number identifying countries in which members of the International Union of Railways (UIC) are active.

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Metre-gauge railway

Metre-gauge railways are narrow-gauge railways with track gauge of or 1 metre.

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Ministry of Transport (Russia)

The Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation (Министерство транспорта Российской Федерации) is the Russian ministry responsible for developing public policies and legal regulations regarding commercial aviation, sea transport, inland waterway transport, railroads, road transport, urban metro systems, and commercial transport vehicles.

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Norway–Russia border

The border between Norway and Russia (Russergrensen, Российско-норвежская граница) consists of a land border between Sør-Varanger, Norway, and Pechengsky District, Russia, and a marine border in the Varangerfjord.

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Outline of Russia

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Russia.

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Port of Zarubino

Port of Zarubino (порт Зарубино) is a sea port situated in Zarubino on the south of Primorsky Krai in the Trinity Bay, northwestern part of the Sea of Japan.

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Rail transport by country

This page provides an index of articles on rail transport by country.

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Rail transport in Belarus

Rail transport in Belarus is owned by the national rail company BŽD / BČ (be: Bielaruskaja Čyhunka / ru: Belorusskaja Železnaja Doroga).

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Rail transport in China

Rail transport is an important mode of long-distance transportation in the People's Republic of China.

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Rail transport in Estonia

The rail transport system in Estonia consists of about of railway lines, of which are currently in public use.

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Rail transport in Finland

The Finnish railway network consists of a total of 5,919 km of railways built with Russian gauge track.

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Rail transport in India

Rail transport is an important mode of transport in India.

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Rail transportation in the United States

Rail transportation in the United States consists primarily of freight shipments, while passenger service, once a large and vital part of the nation's passenger transportation network, plays a limited role as compared to transportation patterns in many other countries.

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Rolling stock manufacturers of Russia

This is an overview of rolling stock manufacturers of Russia, which includes historical and current information.

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Ross Winans

Ross Winans (1796–1877) was an American inventor, mechanic, and builder of locomotives and railroad machinery.

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Roszheldorproject

JSC Roszheldorproject is a Russian company which carries out design and survey works for construction, overhaul and renovation projects in railway, industrial, social and cultural spheres, for construction and renovation of commercial property and residential constructions.

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Russian Railways

JSC Russian Railways (JSC RZhD; ОАО «Российские железные дороги» (ОАО «РЖД») tr. OAO Rossiyskie zheleznye dorogi (OAO RZhD)) is a Russian fully state-owned vertically integrated company, both managing infrastructure and operating freight and passenger train services.

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Saint Petersburg–Moscow Railway

The Saint Petersburg to Moscow Railway runs for through four oblasts: Leningrad, Novgorod, Tver and Moscow.

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Tourism in Russia

Tourism in Russia has seen rapid growth since the late Soviet times, first inner tourism and then international tourism as well.

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Track gauge

In rail transport, track gauge is the spacing of the rails on a railway track and is measured between the inner faces of the load-bearing rails.

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Trams in Vyborg

Vyborg, in Finland until 1940, and since then in Russia, had an electric tramway network from 1912 to 1957.

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Ukrainian Railways

Ukrainian Railways (Укрзалізниця, Ukrzaliznytsia) is a state owned enterprise of rail transport in Ukraine, a monopoly that controls vast majority of the railroad transportation in the country with a combined total tracks length of over 23,000 km, making it the 14th largest in the world.

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Yaroslavl

Yaroslavl (p) is a city and the administrative center of Yaroslavl Oblast, Russia, located northeast of Moscow.

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12th Chief Directorate

The 12th Chief (or "Main") Directorate of the Ministry of Defense (12 GU MO) of the former USSR and of the modern Russian Federation (Russian: 12 Главное Управление Министерства Обороны СССР/РФ (Ядерно-техническое обеспечение и Безопасность)) is a department within the Russian (ex-Soviet) Ministry of Defense responsible for safe-keeping, technical maintenance, transportation, delivery, issuance, disposal, etc.

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2018 FIFA World Cup

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is the 21st FIFA World Cup, a quadrennial international football tournament contested by the men's national teams of the member associations of FIFA.

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3 ft 6 in gauge railways

Railways with a track gauge of were first constructed as horse-drawn wagonways.

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750 mm gauge railways

narrow-gauge railways are very similar to and gauge.

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Redirects here:

Russian rail transport, Russian railroad.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rail_transport_in_Russia

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