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French Weekend Railway Strike

French national railway operator SNCF faces disruption during the weekend after train controllers began a strike on Friday, including on the country’s high-speed lines.


Sicily to Improve Railway Connections

The European Commission has approved an investment of more than €109 million from the European Regional Development Fund to build a new railway ring section in Palermo, Italy.

SWISS Air Rail

SWISS Air Rail Network Expands

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) and the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB) work continually to further expand their joint product and service portfolio.

UK TSSA rail strike fair pay

UK Gets Ready for Rail Strike in September 2022

A transport union in the UK said on Wednesday that staff at nine train companies will hold a 24-hour strike starting at noon on Sep. 26 over pay and working conditions.


Train Passengers Injured in Valencia

More than a dozen people suffered burns after fleeing from a passenger train that was passing through a wildfire in the Spanish region of Valencia on Tuesday evening.

Tanzania and Zambia

Tanzania, Zambia Cross-Border Railway Unlocks Trade Ties

Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan and her Zambian counterpart, Haikande Hichilema, have agreed to upgrade the cross-border railway connecting the two countries to speed up economic progress as part of a broader push to strengthen ties.

Great Rail Journeys Rebranding

Great Rail Journeys Rebrands

Great Rail Journeys, the York-based escorted tour and river cruise provider, has announced the launch of an exciting new rebrand to provide a more contemporary, digitally friendly face to the brand.

Renfe trains

This Country Offers Free Train Trips

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez announced that the state will offer free-of-charge train travel on short and medium-distance routes to ease the economic burden caused by inflation.


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