Passenger transport performance in 2017

In 2017 the number of passengers transported by all modes of passenger transport (including taxi) was 1967.4 million, or 97.5% of the level of 2016. The number of passengers transported daily is almost 5.4 million, or 56.7% of the total population of the country.

In the total volume of passenger transportation more than half of passengers (59.7%) were transported by bus transport; urban electric transport and metro accounted for 35.4% of passengers.

In the total volume of passenger turnover the largest shares are occupied by bus and railway transport (41.9% and 25.3% respectively).

The number of passengers transported by buses in 2017 was 1174.8 million, or 98.3% of the level of 2016. In the total volume of passenger transportation by scheduled buses, the share of city transportation was 92.6%, of local 6.6%, of intercity 0.7%, and of international 0.1%. In city transportation, every second passenger was transported by buses.

The number of passengers transported by trams in 2017 was 61.4 million (97.7% of the level of 2016), or 8.8% of the total volume of transportation by urban electric transport and metro, by trolleybuses – 351.4 million (95.9% and 50.4% accordingly). Tramway transport services were used daily by about 168 thousand passengers, trolleybus transport by about 963 thousand passengers.

The number of passengers transported by metro was 284.1 million (95.9% of the level of 2016), or 40.8% of the total volume of transportation by urban electric transport and metro. Metro services were used daily by about 778 thousand passengers.

The number of passengers transported by railway transport in 2017 was 80.5 million (98.8% of the level of 2016); the share of passenger transportation of regional economy class services was 78.3% of the volume of passenger transportation by railway transport, of regional business class services, interregional services 12.8%, of international services 4.6%, and of urban services 4.3%.

Inland water transport was used in urban (84.1% of the volume of passenger transportation by this mode of transport), local (15.6%) and intercity (0.2%) transport services.

In 2017 air transport services were used by 3 million passengers, which is 20.8% more than in 2016. In the total volume of international passenger transportation by all modes of transport air transport accounts for 32.5%.

31.05.2018 16:00

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