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    Sapsan: Russia's fastest train
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    The train will decrease the minimum travel time between Moscow and St. Petersburg from the current record of 4 hours and 30 minutes (Nevsky Express) to 3 hours and 45 minutes. It takes approximately eight hours for most Russian trains to cover the distance.

     The train will decrease the minimum travel time between Moscow and St. Petersburg from the current record of 4 hours and 30 minutes (Nevsky Express) to 3 hours and 45 minutes. It takes approximately eight hours for most Russian trains to cover the distance.

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