International operations

VR Group has international business in passenger services, logistics and infrastructure engineering, mainly in Russia and Sweden.

The Russia and International Business division promotes and develops VR Group’s international business in cooperation with the business divisions. Russia and International Business also looks after the Group’s interests on the international front, including EU lobbying and relations with Russia, and it is responsible for VR Group’s representative office in Moscow. VR Group has about 750 persons in the international tasks of its business divisions.

In 2014, about 400,000 journeys were made on Allegro trains.