Since running the brand train "Armenia," "South Caucasus Railway" CJSC has transported 49 864 passengers on Yerevan-Batumi-Yerevan route. This figure is 25,3% higher than in 2011, when in the period from June 15 to September 19, 39 788 passengers were transported, SCR reports.
Overall, in the period from 1 June to September 19, 50 109 tickets of the brand train "Armenia" were sold, which is 24.3% above last year's figure of 40 310 tickets.
However, only in the period from the 1st to the 19th of September 6, 271 passengers were transported (up 53.4% compared to the same period last year).
Passengers flow increased due to SCR consequentially flexible tariff policy and policies to improve the quality of passenger service and comfort level in trains. Measures are taken to upgrade the rolling stock on the railway, as well as expanding the list of services, increasing the speed of trains.