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Lithuanian Railways halves passenger routes due to dropping demand

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Lithuania’s state-owned Lietuvos Geležinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways) is suspending service on 30 routes, in addition to 76 previous closures, but has pledged to ensure inter-city connection. Since the beginning of the coronavirus quarantine, the company suspended about a third of its routes in response to dropping passenger numbers. “We have temporarily suspended train services on a third – 76 out of 226 – of our routes. As the number of passenger…