Kazan Smart City news
Agreement on «Creating transport hubs in Kazan and Kazan Smart City» signed the Government of Tatarstan and JSC «Russian Railways».
Document was signed by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan Ildar Khalikov and the Head of the Railway stations Directorate – branch of JSC «RZD» Sergey Abramov.
The document provides the creation of joint stock company «PB-Kazan», which will deal with the design and construction of four transportation hubs in Kazan, including «Kazan-2», «Vostochniy», «Compressorniy» and Kazan Smart City attracting investments for their implementation.
About Transport hub
Transport hub – part of the Kazan, which provides comprehensive organization of passengers’ transfer between the various modes of transport. This place is a concentration or the intersection of several lines (routes) of
the city (bus, trolley bus) and off-street rail (electrified railway) passenger transport, the equipped with single system of pedestrian communication. The main purpose of the Transport hub in Kazan – providing comfortable transfer of passengers from one mode of transport to another.
Kazan Smart City Transport hub is supposed to be placed in 21 km to the south of the Kazan. Given the design solution, Kazan Smart City Transport hub will have covered platform, concourse linking Transport hub with different areas of Technopolis, bus station, commercial area, indoor and guest parking.
Kazan Smart City Transport hub will be located on the platform of Aeroexpress line, connecting the center of Kazan and «Kazan» international airport. The project provides for passenger traffic of 10,000 people/day.
Tatarstan Investment Development Agency Press Service