A high - speed 'Allegro' at Helsinki Central forming the 14.00 for St. Petersburg - a joint venture between Finnish and Russian railways, journey time three and a half hours. Twenty years ago I think it was nearer 8 hours in coaches heated by a coal stove see image 22503.

Location: Helsinki

Company: VR

Photographer: Colin Miller

Contact photographer: Colin Miller

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Date: 22/02/2012

Image number: 37764

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