China Railway Express (Xi'an) launches cross-Caspian and Black Seas route

Source: Department of Regional Opening-up / Updated: 2022-05-23

On April 13, the China Railway Express(Xi'an)inaugurated the cross-Caspian and Black Seas route. A total of 42 containers of sports equipment, clothes and other goods were delivered from Xi'an Guojigang Railway Station. It is learned that the train will run 11,300 kilometers through Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Romania, Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic and reach Mannheim, Germany. This new route crosses the Caspian Sea and the Black Sea. Through rail-water combined transportation, it will reach countries in Central and Eastern Europe. It is another China Railway Express(Xi'an) route to Europe via the southern passage following the one via Turkey.