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EC projects

02.02.2023

EC announces 10 cross-border passenger railway pilot projects

The European Commission (EC) has published a list of 10 pilot projects to introduce new cross-border passenger rail services or improve existing ones.
PolRegio

01.02.2023

Polregio carried nearly 90 million passengers in 2022

Last year, Polregio trains carried almost 90 million passengers. This is the largest number of carriers operating in Poland, according to data released today by the Railway Transport Authority.
SNCF

30.01.2023

France and Switzerland extend agreement on cross-border high-speed transport

SNCF Voyageurs, the long-distance passenger transport operator of the French National Railway Society (SNCF) and the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) have extended their cooperation agreement until 2027 aimed at developing rail transport in France and Switzerland.
Eurostar

26.01.2023

New logo for the trains of the high-speed rail operator Eurostar

For more than 25 years, Thalys high-speed trains have linked western Germany with Brussels and Paris, but now travelers will have to get used to the new name: Eurostar Group announced in Brussels on Tuesday that the Thalys brand name will disappear.
HSR

24.01.2023

The development of the high-speed rail network in the European Union until 2050 was estimated at 550 billion euros

A report has been published on the results of a study that assessed the investment and effect of expanding the European high-speed network to cover the capitals and most important agglomerations of the EU countries and EU candidate countries.
passengers

23.01.2023

China carries 26 million passengers on eve of traditional spring festival

According to the data announced by the State Council of the PRC, the number of passengers transported by rail, road, air, sea and river transport in the country increased by 50.
VR

18.01.2023

New double deck sleeping cars for Finland

Finnish Railways (VR) has signed a contract for the purchase of nine double deck sleeping cars and eight compartment cars.
PKP

13.01.2023

Record number of passengers carried in Poland in 2022

In 2022, the Polish national operator PKP Intercity carried 59 million passengers, which was the best result in the history of the company.
Beijing

09.01.2023

Beijing-Tangshan High-Speed Line Opened

On December 30, national operator China Railway launched 350 km/h passenger service on the 173-kilometer route between Beijing and Tangshan after the completion of 149 km of the new line.
Talgo

03.01.2023

Egypt launches first Talgo intercity train

The Egyptian National Railways (ENR) has put into service the first of six locomotive-hauled intercity trains built by Talgo.
DB

28.12.2022

Record number of passengers in Germany

Deutsche Bahn has announced that a record number of tickets have been sold for this year's holiday season on DB Fernverkehr trains.
DB

23.12.2022

German railways are not punctual

The punctuality of German long-distance trains is the lowest in the history of transport, according to Railway Supply magazine, citing Rynek Kolejowy.