Accident with a freight train in the line section Kalofer – Tuzha
In result from the accident with the freight composition, train traffic between Karlovo and Tulovo has been temporarily cancelled. Hitherto three fast trains and one express train have been redirected along a different route via Plovdiv and Stara Zagora. These trains are:
• express train No 3602 (Bourgas – Karlovo – Sofia), departs at 05:25;
• fast train No 3637 (Sofia – Karlovo – Varna), departs at 22:15
• fast train No 3636 (Varna – Karlovo – Sofia), departs at 22:25
• fast train No 3621 (Sofia – Karlovo – Bourgas), departs at 07:40.
The passenger fare remains the same in spite of the longer travelling distance.
Till the restoration of normal train traffic between Karlovo and Tulovo, "Bulgarian State Railways“ EAD will provide buses for the transportation of passengers from regional trains in the line section between Kalofer – Tuzha.
The national railway operator will inform its customers in case there are additional changes in the timetable and route of other trains.
Freight trains, which are scheduled to run via Kalofer and Tuzha, have also been redirected via Plovdiv and Stara Zagora.