European Year of Rail: Connecting Europe Express now leaving the station

This article is brought to you in association with the European Commission. The ‘Connecting Europe Express’, a special train put together as part of the European Year of Rail 2021, will pull out of Lisbon train station on 2 September. It will stop in more than 100 towns and cities during its five-week journey, before arriving […]

Better and more robust rights for rail passengers

This article is brought to you in association with the European Commission. Parliament and Council negotiators reached a provisional political agreement on stronger rights for passengers travelling by train. The updated legislation on rail passengers’ rights will guarantee rerouting and help passengers when there are delays and cancellations, improve access and assistance to people with reduced […]