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The cost of high-speed railway (HSR) from Moscow to St. Petersburg is estimated at 1.5 trillion rubles. As reported RIA Novosti, said Deputy Prime Minister Maxim Akimov.
According to him, the HSR financial model yet, as long as there is no project and the preliminary feasibility study. However, Ivan said that there is the idea to skip the VSM through the Great Novgorod, which will require to make a small detour.
In April it was reported that HSR trains from Moscow to St. Petersburg will cover the distance twice as fast “Peregrine.” So, if conventional trains pass him by nine o’clock, “Peregrine Falcon” in four, then in the Navy from Moscow to St. Petersburg can be reached in just two hours.
Project this line first appeared in 2015. Then he was made the organization of high-speed and high-speed Railways in Russia.
However, in recent years in Russia as the first of the first project was preparing the road between Moscow and Kazan. In April 2019, it became known that President Vladimir Putin agreed on the construction of the pipeline, however, approved the design of the CSM from Moscow to St. Petersburg. Press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov then said that the issue of creating a route in Kazan finally resolved, and the study of the economic feasibility of this project will be continued.
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