PRESS OF UZBEKISTAN
September 27, 2016
A HIGH-SPEED ROUTE
The national rail carrier Uzbekistan Railways has vowed the launch of regular high-speed route Tashkent-Bukhara.
“As of September 15, the high-speed train Afrosiab ¹762/761 will run between Tashkent and Bukhara daily. The train will depart from the capital at 8.00 am and arrive in Bukhara at 11.47. On its way back, it will depart at 3.21 pm and arrive in Tashkent at 7.10 pm,” reported Uzbekistan Railways.
Passengers will overcome more than 600 kilometers between Tashkent and Bukhara in approximately 3 hours 47 minutes. The construction of the new high-speed way totaled to more than $400 million.
(Source: «Uzbekistan Today» newspaper)