EghtesadOnline: The Urmia-Mashhad passenger train route has been launched.
According to Mohammad Rajabi, the head of Raja Rail Transportation Company, the route’s train has four- and six-bed wagons, IRNA reported.
The train, which has a capacity of 420 passengers per trip, operates once every six days.
Per passenger rate for four-bed wagons is 1.31 million rials ($10.12) and for six-bed wagons, it is 1.11 million rials ($8.53), according to Financial Tribune.
The train will take 25 hours to arrive in Mashhad from Urmia and stop at Mahabad, Maragheh, Mianeh, Zanjan, Qazvin, Tehran, Semnan, Damghan, Shahroud, Neqab and Neyshabour en route.
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