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Signed Today! ČD to Buy New Trains for Regions

26.2.2021 / This day, the national carrier has ordered the first 33 new barrier-free diesel multiple units for regions. Nevertheless, the framework agreement made with PESA Bydgoszcz SA makes it possible to acquire as many as 160 units in the case of an interest of other contracting authorities. The new DMU units are similar, in terms of types, to the trains of the same supplier, which are operated in our country under the RegioShark brand. They will be equipped with the European Train Control System (ETCS) already from the factory, they will offer 115 seating places, spacious interior, air conditioning, barrier-free access, Wi-Fi or sockets for the recharging of batteries of small electronic appliances.

Response of the České dráhy on the Statement of Objections of the European Commission

30.10.2020 / České dráhy has received, this day, from the European Commission its Statement of Objections in the so-called “Falcon” investigation case. This case has been investigated for about ten years and concerns the alleged abuse of a predominant position on the part of České dráhy on the Praha – Ostrava line. The Statement of Objections is not a decision which would bindingly state that ČD breached a regulation and is obliged to pay a penalty. It is only an indication in which the European Commission announces to České dráhy in what it perceives the infringement of competition rules, and whether and why it intends to punish such infringement with a penalty.

Shopping in the My Train Application to Be Simpler, It Will Be Possible to Buy Tickets in a Few Clicks

18.6.2020 / In these days, České dráhy is going to release, for download, a new version of the My Train application, which is to simplify the purchase of tickets in a significant way. It will be possible to buy them much faster than in the past, and in fact just in a few clicks. The update will come to the existing users gradually, not later than by the end of June.

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ČD transports 1 million more passengers than last year during the first 5 months of 2017

The long-term trend of growing interest in the national railway carrier’s services continues. During the first 5 months of this year, Czech Railways (ČD) transported 71.849 million passengers, i.e. 1.017 million more passengers (+1.4%) more than during the same period last year. Moreover, the company’s transport performance increased as well, reaching 3.025 billion passenger kilometres, which is almost 3.8% more than during the same period last year.

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