|Russian Railways have announced 50% discounts for passengers, travelling on upper shelves of compartments coaches. The passengers can enjoy discount since the October, 15. Discount tickets will be available since October, 1.
There were announced to extra terms for getting discount except upper shelf, but they can be yet announced. Things will be clear when ticket sale begins. The action concerns the Russian domestic train services only.
Discount like this took place earlier but there were many terms for getting it, like booking ticket 11 days before, the train should not depart or arrive on Friday and Sunday, and all of it was acute for the winter season only.