SNCF Reschedules 12,000 Daily Departures. Environmental benefits of rail. Delays on Frankfurt-London route and more – all in our latest roundup of high-speed rail news from around the world.
High-Speed Rail News
California moves forward with its high speed plans. Plus, bats turn construction upside down and a Swiss Train serves up some tennis love for its prodigal son.
From Europe to the middle and far East, the world has a renewed interest in high speed rail travel across countries, and even entire regions.
In the new information age, connectivity moves at the speed of rail. Read which trains now have WiFi (it’s a big one) plus the latest in high-speed rail news.
This week, we’re back in Europe, where high-speed progress isn’t slowing to a halt. Think new airport connections straight to the city and a new overnight train to Venice.
Despite Amtrak’s record passenger haul last year, the excitement for building fast tracks in the USA has diminished, mostly due to increasing costs.
We’re dedicating this issue of our high speed rail news series to high-speed train projects in the U.S., or at least what’s left of them. Maybe it’s time to start occupying your local bus stop.
Setting the Record Strait Alaska and Russia could soon be closer than even Sarah Palin thinks. Plus, train station as romantic hot spot and delays to expand high speed tracks in Europe in this edition of Fast Track.
Rail Europe’s President and CEO, Frédéric Langlois, discusses the two Italian high speed trains: the Frecciarossa and the Frecciargento.
In this edition of our high-speed rail news roundup, we look at where America stands in the efforts to make high speed trains a reality.
In this edition of High Speed Rail News, we uncover a designer’s dream to make trains never stop. Plus, solar powered trains, lighting-fast trains and some new destinations in Germany for the Thalys train.
Rail Europe’s President and CEO, Frederic Langlois, looks back on the year so far and shares some thoughts on the emerging rail trends.
In this edition of our high speed rail news series, we cover new developments of high speed rail lines in France and Spain, the latest generation of TGV trains going into service, and environmental breakthroughs including a solar power train tunnel and Eurostar’s ambitious plan to further lower its carbon footprint.
Sixteen years and about 115 million passengers later – Eurostar has decided to rebrand. Along with a sleek new logo comes an all encompassing new name “Eurostar International”.
Our President and CEO, Frédéric Langlois, contributes to our High Speed Rail News series this month with the latest news about Italian high speed rail. A new Italian private company enters the high speed train area, the Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatore (NTV) with service starting at the end of 2011.
Our CEO, Frédéric Langlois, has written our latest edition to our blog post series “High Speed Rail News.” Learn about the latest achievements in High Speed Rail including on new routes and news from European railroads such as Eurostar, DB, Trenitalia and more..