Traveling between Berlin and Munich by train recently got almost twice as fast. The trip used to take over 6 hours, but now, thanks to one of the biggest railway projects in Europe, you can travel from city center to city center in just 4 HOURS. To put that into perspective for you: Berlin to Munich…
This high-speed rail news roundup includes exciting news from France, Italy and Germany, where the country plans to significantly increase their renewable energy usage by April 2013.
In this issue: the world’s most luxurious trains, Eurostar’s expansion plans to Germany, a beer ban in German trains and the West Kowloon Terminus in Hong Kong.
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.
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.
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.
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.