PKP to boost PKP Intercity with PLN 1 bln

State-controlled PKP will conduct a recapitalization of its subsidiary PKP Intercity with a value of PLN 1 billion, the money will come from the sale of PKP Energetyka which stood at PLN 1.4 billion, Jakub Karnowski, the CEO at the group reported. Today, on September 25, the acquisition of PKP Energ...

Locked content PKP Intercity carried 27% more passengers y/y

The number of PKP Intercity (PKP IC) passengers grew by more than 27 percent y/y in August 2015. In the first eight months of the year, nearly 20 million passengers were carried and a 20 percent increase on domestic routes was recorded. PKP IC estimates that by the end of 2015, as many as 30…

Locked content New directions for Pendolino

Pendolino, the newly introduced Italian tilting train, is still growing in popularity in Poland. The Polish railway company PKP InterCity wants to develop the net and launch new connections. Pendolino will soon stop in Lubliniec and in December in Gliwice and in Zabrze. Other stations in which the n...

Locked content PKP IC with 27% rise in passengers

The Polish long distance train operator PKP Intercity, reported a 27 percent increase in passengers in July 2015 y/y. That month over 640 thousand clients travelled on board PKP Intercity trains. The head of the company Jacek Leonkiewicz informed that Intercity counts on a successful second quarter ...

Quieting the mobile phone addicts

Newsweek Polska published the results of a survey by SW Research that shows the majority of Poles would like to establish quiet zones in public spaces. PKP Intercity train operator has initiated such a campaign and would like to establish such zones on trains. About 30 percent of the respondents are...

Locked content PKP mulls introducing quiet zones

PKP Intercity is considering the introduction of quiet zones on the high speed Pendolino trains, similar to those functioning in many Western European countries. “We are receiving comments from passengers who think that this solution would increase the comfort of travel,” said Beata Czem...

Pendolino carried 1 mln passengers

PKP Intercity has serviced 1 million passengers of the Express Intercity Premium (EIP, Pendolino) since December 14 2014, when the high-speed trains were launched, the railway company informed in a press release on Tuesday.

Locked content PKP Intercity signed contract worth PLN 162.5 mln

A consortium led by the state-owned Industrial Development Agency (ARP) has signed a deal with PKP, according to which it will deliver 20 carriages and will provide PLN 86 million worth loan to finance the contract, the agency informed. The total value of the contract stands at PLN 162.5 million gro...

PKP Intercity to modernize rolling stock

PKP Intercity has earmarked PLN 130 million for modernization and repair works of its rolling stock in 2015, the company announced. PKP Intercity is undertaking an investment project worth PLN 5.5 billion.

Locked content PKP Intercity changes CEO

Marcin Celejewski had stepped down as the CEO of PKP Intercity. The general meeting has accepted the resignation and appointed Jacek Leonkiewicz as his successor. Celejewski has resigned at his own request. He will remain a member of the board responsible for contacts with the most important custome...