TRANSPORTATION of HAND BAGGAGE and PETS on international trains to CIS states, Lithuania and Estonia


  • < 36 kg

    Total weight of hand baggage carried without charge must not exceed 36 kg.

  • < 200 cm

    Electronic, household, video and audio devices should be carried as hand baggage if the overall dimensions of hand luggage must not exceed 200 cm.

  • Prams

    Fully collapsible prams or strollers for children or wheelchairs for disabled persons can be carried without charge if a child or a PRM is travelling in the same train.


Passengers may take with them pets – dogs, cats and birds, provided they have appropriate veterinary documents. Pets (cats, dogs and birds) must be placed in special containers (cages, boxes or baskets) and stored in places designated for hand luggage, not exceeding the luggage space free allowance. 


Dogs that do not travel in special containers must be kept on a lead and be muzzled. These dogs can be carried in a separate compartment (not more than 2 dogs in a compartment) of a compartment car and also in the cars of higher class. Passengers must pay adult fare according to the number of berths in a compartment that are not occupied by passengers travelling with this dog.

In case a carrier does not have a possibility to organize a pet transportation, the pet will not be transported. 

Passengers may take pets with them free of charge.

Each passenger is responsible for storing hand luggage and for accompanied pets (dogs, cats, birds) himself.

Each passenger must comply with the rules of sanitary hygiene of carried pets (dogs, cats, birds) and should provide the respective treatment of wagon.


If weight of hand luggage exceeds 36 kg, but does not exceed 50 kg, the passenger must pay overweight as for 20 kg of hand luggage. 

If passenger does not comply with rules of baggage transportation, operator may cancel the trip.

Passengers shall compensate all costs aroused due to violation of rules of transportation of hand luggage, pets (dogs, cats, birds).