Sale of Surplus Rail Vehicles

ČD offers surplus rail vehicles for sale from its assets to interested physical and legal persons – business entities, enthusiast organisations and other physical persons – under the terms specified in the Request to Purchase a Rail Vehicle (“Žádost o odkoupení železničního kolejového vozidla (ŽKV)”) and in the model Purchase Agreement (“Kupní smlouva – vzor”).

These are rail vehicles which are being removed from ČD’s assets after having been decommissioned. The price of a rail vehicle will be set in relation to the price determined by a judicial expert in an expert appraisal. Value-added tax (VAT) will be added to the price at the valid statutory rate. The interested party will procure the expert appraisal at its own expense. The original expert appraisal, elaborated by a judicial expert listed in the “List of Judicial Experts” on this web page, must be submitted with the Request to Purchase a Rail Vehicle by the interested party.

Request to Purchase a Rail Vehicle

The interested party must fill in the Request to Purchase a Rail Vehicle completely and submit originals or certified copies of the required supporting documents.

Žádost o odkoupení (10 kB)
(Request to Purchase)

Purchase Agreement

In the model Purchase Agreement, the seller will specify only the information about the purchaser (name and registered office of the company, or place of business, or given name, surname and address of residence), business identification number, name of statutory representative, bank account information, telephone number, email address, inventory number and type of rail vehicle, price, VAT amount, and price including VAT. The draft Purchase Agreement in electronic form will be sent electronically to the interested party for confirmation of the correctness of the information provided. The interested party will approve the electronic version of the Purchase Agreement within two working days, and will send this approval to ČD’s email address on The Purchase Agreement will then be signed by an authorised representative of ČD and sent in duplicate to be signed by the interested party, who will send one signed copy of the Purchase Agreement back to ČD’s address:

České dráhy, a.s.
Department of Central Purchasing and Logistics
Nábřeží L. Svobody 1222
110 15 Praha 1

After payment of the purchase amount in accordance with the provisions of the Purchase Agreement, the rail vehicle will be handed over to the purchaser by a designated ČD employee.

Vzor kupní smlouvy (27 kB)
(Model Purchase Agreement)

List of Judicial Experts

The “List of Judicial Experts” is a list of judicial experts in the field of transport who have been selected by ČD. These judicial experts have long collaborated with ČD and have authority throughout the territory of the Czech Republic.

  • Doc. Dr. Ing. Radek KNOFLÍČEK, Jiránkova 323/8, Brno – Černovice, 618 00, phone: 603 265 887
  • Ing. Eduard ŠAFÁŘ, Macháčkova 8, 318 00 Plzeň, phone: 731 707 630
  • Ing. Jiří LUDVÍK, Baarova 1380, 500 02 Hradec Králové, phone: 603 830 463

Overview of surplus rail vehicles for sale

At present, the overview of surplus rail vehicles for sale contains a limited number of types and units of rail vehicles. This overview will be updated regularly. It will contain tractive vehicles – electric and diesel locomotives, railcars and passenger carriages. For each rail vehicle, the current technical condition will be specified along with photographs, its integrity, a brief description, and a web link. The rail vehicle’s stable within ČD’s Rail Vehicle Depot will also be specified. The interested party will have the opportunity to personally inspect the rail vehicle at its stable, by prior arrangement by telephone with a designated employee of the company’s Rail Vehicle Depot. The name of a contact person including a telephone number may be requested by email on

Vehicle Vehicle condition Vehicle description
Railcar 851.021-6
- sold
Karta vozidla 851.021-6 (329 kB)
(Card for vehicle 851.021-6)


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