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email: info@sovtransavto.ru
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Railway Freight Transport

Sovtransavto offers universal services for transport of freight by rail across Russia in box rail cars (incl. baggage cars), gondola cars and ISO containers. We also work with rail operators to provide access to Russia and CIS by rail for businesses and producers in Europe. Railway transportation may be ordered as a separate service or integrated into the multimodal delivery chain.

SOVTRANSAVTO railway freight services

  • Forwarding and transshipment services for the imported/exported cargo at the cross-border railway stations and sea ports
  • ISO containers rail transportation across Russia and CIS with the last mile delivery to the consignee’s warehouse
  • Dimensional and heavy freight rail transportation on platform and flat cars, delivery of hazardous and perishable cargo by rail in reefer containers
  • Domestic, import and export railroad tariff payment, settlements for VAT, rail terminal fees, security and wagon escort costs and handling operations
  • Intermodal delivery of rail freights with pre- and on-carriage by road and handling operations at the destinations and transshipment points

The long-term relations and direct contracts with European railway structures enable SOVTRANSAVTO to exercise the advantages of the first forwarder and make competitive quotations for the railway freights from Europe to Russia and CIS countries. For the cross-border rail transportations from Europe to Russia CIM/SMGS consignment note is applied. We will issue all transport document required and take full control of the delivery by rail along the entire route.

Developed distribution network for the railway freight transport

  • Western and Eastern Europe, Mongolia, China, Korea
  • Sea ports: St-Petersburg, Tallinn, Riga, Klaipeda, Poti
  • CIS countries and other former Soviet republics


  •  The same day processing of urgent orders for ISO containers rail transportation, booking with the carriers, obtaining a permit from the rail freight station
  •  Pre-carriage of container to the truck-rail loading point, accept of the container by railroad and handling operations, on-carriage to the consignee by own trucking company
  •  End-to-end dedicated support for domestic and international rail carriage, cargo tracking and tracing, lead time and scheduled milestones monitoring
  •  Diverse railway freight rolling stock available for multi-purpose carriage solutions: box and gondola cars, universal and specialized platforms, leasing or acquisition of all types ISO containers
  •  Warehousing and handling services at SOVTRANSAVTO terminals. Our customs broker services for rail shipments
  •  Any railway cargo handling and transshipment operations, control over loads positioning and securing, container and rail wagon doors sealing
  • For any inquiries about delivery arrangements, actual rates and tariffs you may address our experts and get exhaustive answers. Please call or e-mail us for free consulting.


117105 Москва,

Новоданиловская наб., 4, стр. 3

+7 (495) 933-08-70, 72-016-72

Факс: +7 (495) 933-08-71