Preparing the construction of high-speed lines from Prague to Dresden continues, chance to also have a new regional routes and roads.(MDCR.CZ)

Work on the project preparation for the construction of high-speed connections from Prague to Dresden intensively continuing. Preparation of the feasibility study is currently in the second stage. To the full completion of documents to assess the economic efficiency of the project and collect the resulting variant technical solutions for further project preparation, should occur in the second half of this year. During today’s meeting in Dresden, it was said at a meeting between the Czech transport minister Dan Tok and his Saxon counterpart Martin Duligem. The ministers also suggested solutions railroad connection between Rumburk and Seifhennersdorf.

“The new high-speed line in Dresden is a priority connection, after its completion will shorten the journey from Prague to Dresden for an hour and simultaneously divert traffic from congested long route along the Elbe,” says Minister of Transport . Part of the planned trails is also a 26 km long tunnel through the Ore Mountains. Currently, the Railway Infrastructure Administration, together with Deutsche Bahn (DB NETZ) solves the technical parameters.

Transport ministers within the framework of today’s meeting also discussed the construction of a new čtyřkilometrového cross-border links between Rumburk and Seifhennersdorf, which would extend today’s existing rail links Decin – Sebnitz – Lower Hermitage – Rumburk and combine it with the route Varnsdorf – Zittau – Hradek nad Nisou – Liberec .

Another topic of the meeting was also road connections between Lobendava and Neustadt, the construction of which has long been interested in both Saxony and the Usti Region. Saxon party at the hearing that will deal with the economic demands of this project, which would allow easier travel. Called. Drážďanka is currently cross-border hiking trail and for normal automotive operation is closed.