1news.uz — Workers of the railroad of Uzbekistan are finishing the full-scale work on successful start of the high-speed electric train Talgo on a section Samarkand-Bukhara.
According to information obtained from " O’zbekiston temir yollari " the new section Marakand-Navoiy, with a general length of 140,2 km is already ready. On railway from Navoiy to Bukhara the train will be able to move with a speed of 160 km/h. The crosswalks, bridges and stations are built throughout the entire journey. As a result of the done work on electrification of a railway Samarkand-Bukhara and start of the high-speed train along this route, the passengers will be able to run 620 kilometers from Tashkent to Bukhara within 3 hours 30 minutes.
Regular movement of the Spanish high-speed Talgo along a route "Tashkent-Bukhara" is planned to start since August 25, 2016.