Since January, partly to change the tariffs for metro and surface transport. The cost of an unlimited MetroCard will remain unchanged. Also, keep all travel privileges in public transport.
From 1 January 2017, partly to change the tariffs for the Moscow metro and ground transportation. The cost of unlimited travel tickets will remain at the same level. This was reported on the official portal of the mayor and government of Moscow.
«Travel benefits will remain for all categories of citizens who use them. The fare for students will change slightly — from 10 to 15 rubles a month. Prices on travel for pupils and students remain the lowest among the largest cities in Russia. Also travel is free for pensioners, veterans and members of large families. And for those who use contactless payment using Bank cards and mobile phones with NFC connection, the fare will fall, one trip will cost 40 rubles — 10 rubles less compared to current rates. The cost of unlimited tickets will not change,» the message reads.
It is noted that significantly change the cost of one trip on the map «Troika». When getting on the metro, bus, trolleybus and tram now per trip will be charged 35 rubles, and at the rate of 90 minute trip on two types of transport will cost 54 rubles.
In addition, from the «ticket menu» from the beginning of next year will eliminate tickets «TAT» 90 and 365 days, «TAT» for a single journey between zones A and B, as well as «TAT» — suburban.
In the end, the average price increase will be only 7.5 percent, though earlier Moscow carriers were asked to increase tariffs to 15.5 percent.