To mark the 300th anniversary of Hryhoriy Skovoroda‘s birth, Ukrainian Railways immortalizes the route of his travels from the Poltava region and Kharkiv region to the Carpathians.
From now on, flight #17/18 Kharkiv — Uzhgorod will bear the proud name “Skovoroda Express” and will depart and arrive to a specially created musical dedication of Ukrainian composer and virtuoso pianist Yevhen Khmara.
The train will depart from Uzhgorod at 1:25 p.m. and arrive in Kharkiv at 10:01 a.m. The train makes stops in Lviv, Kyiv, Myrhorod and Poltava.
Ukrzaliznytsia launches a train to Kherson. The train to Kherson leaves at 22:14 from the capital and arrives at approximately 09:00 Kherson. About 200 passengers bought a “ticket to victory” on the first train on November 18.