As of February 2, 2015, you can buy tickets from Moscow to Volgograd, Penza, Cheboksary, Stary Oskol and for return rides at a discount of up to 40%.
A new system of discounts will be applied to Sapsan trains departing starting from January 15-April 15, 2015, from Moscow to St. Petersburg and going back to Moscow.
As of February 2015, a new named double-deck car train No. 5/6 will start making trips between Moscow and St. Petersburg. It will depart daily at 10:50 pm.
Starting on January 1, 2015, passengers participating in the RZD Bonus loyalty program are offered even more generous conditions.