Turan Express launches Almaty - Korgas passenger service

Turan Express launches Almaty - Korgas passenger service.

KAZAKHSTAN: Private sector operator Turan Express launched an overnight passenger train between Almaty and Altynkol on September 3, having run a trial on September 1. It uses the recently-completed 293 km Zhetigen - Korgas line, built by national railway KTZ to provide a second freight route to the Chinese border.

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