Finland plans to cancel visas for railway tourists

The ministry of Finland will consider at the request of the railway Finnish company VR a question of cancellation of visas for the Russian citizens arriving to Finland by trains of the company.
A little earlier it became known that the foreign guests — passengers of trains-, can stay the territory of Russia without visa for up to 72 hours.
In the statement of representatives of the company it is noted that there is a need of the equal relation for everything without exception to means of transport and tourists who on travel them.
Ari Vankhanen, the director of distant railway communications of VR, noted that the company together with the Russian side intends to prepare the initiative directed on cancellation of visas for Russians arriving to Finland by trains.