How to get to Lugansk?
Despite the fact that in the temporarily occupiedthe territory of the Lugansk region is fought, the ways of communication with Lugansk remain, although it is not necessary to talk about any regularity due to the unpredictability of hostilities. You can get to Lugansk faster by car, but it is also possible to get into the city by train. Below we will consider various options for how to get to Lugansk from Ukraine and Russia by road and rail.
Sending from Ukrainian cities
Even under favorable conditions, a trip from some Ukrainian cities to Lugansk can be delayed for a day or more. It is safer to go to Lugansk through northern settlements, such as:
Traveling by car is saferwill join the "private traders" who make regular trips to Lugansk and know the roundabout routes that can reach the city. Otherwise, you run the risk of stumbling at a roadblock.
If there is no personal car, then the trip can cost in 1000-1500 UAH (about $ 100) in one direction, in addition, as a result of intensified attacks, drivers sometimes refuse to travel.
To reach the train to Lugansk, residentsKiev capital can use the train "520D", which departs daily from the station. Periodically, force majeure circumstances occur, as a result of which the convoy does not go beyond the nearby point (Alchevsk) and it is necessary to get commuter trains - "diesel engines".
Moving to Lugansk from the territory of the Russian Federation
To get to Lugansk from Russian cities can also be a car and a train.
- 369CH (passenger), ticket price - from 642 rubles;
- 126K (passenger, fast), the ticket price - from 993 rubles.
- Route Р22 - entrance to the city through the north-eastern direction;
- route E40-M04-H21 - entry into the city through the south-east direction.
In addition, from regional bus stations regularlypassenger buses fly. Schedule must be specified at the box office. The fastest flights to Lugansk will be trips from such cities as: