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Railways in Poland

Here are six photographs taken earlier today on a Przewozy Regionalne (Regional Railways) train journey from the city of Gorzów in the western province of Lubuskie. The railway network in Poland consists of around 14,000 miles of track, most of which is powered by overhead electricity. The dominant rail operator is Polskie Koleje Panstwowe (PKP) / Polish State Railways.

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The modern frontage of the railway station in Gorzow, Lubuskie, Poland.

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The super-clean booking hall and ticket office at Gorzów Wlkp., railroad station, western Poland.

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The PKP information board detailing arrivals and departures of passenger trains at Gorzow station.

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A regional railways (Kostrzyn – Krzyz) train at one of the platforms of Gorzow rail station.

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The view from inside the train looking out at the picturesque Lubuskie / Lebus country outside of Gorzow.

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Our destination today – a small village between Gorzow and the German border.

Offsite Link: Pol Rail  - tickets, times, destinations, and more.

Related content on Polish Poland: A scan of part of a 1950s map of Polish Railways.