The Ministry of Infrastructure is proposing increasing the tariffs for transportation of passengers, baggage, and cargo on all categories of trains within Ukraine (excluding first-class compartments on Intercity+ trains) in 2017. The proposal is contained in a draft order of the Ministry of Infrastructure. According to the proposal, tariffs are to be increased in two phases: by 10% from 1 April and by 10% from 1 October.
According to the explanatory note to the document, indexation of tariffs in December 2017 compared with December last year will be 21%.
It is noted in the document that passengers tariffs in all types of railcars have not changed in Ukraine since October 2014 (excluding sleeping cars and Intercity+ cars) while passengers tariffs in sleeping cars have not changed since 2009.