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Cooper steps down as Eurostar chief executive

Cooper steps down as Eurostar chief executive

Eurostar chief executive Mike Cooper has confirmed he will step down from the role to take over as leader of European passenger transport operator Arriva. He will take up the new post in October.

Eurail passes go digital in Italy

Eurail passes go digital in Italy

Several years in the making, the tech initiative will ultimately create a centralised distribution system for Eurail passes, negating the need for paper tickets.

South Western Railway to retire Isle of Wight fleet

South Western Railway to retire Isle of Wight fleet

South Western Railway is looking for new homes for its soon to be retired Island Line fleet. The five Class 483 trains, built in 1938 for the London Underground, have been serving the Isle of Wight since 1989.

Rocky Mountaineer scraps whole of 2020 season

Rocky Mountaineer scraps whole of 2020 season

As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, and continued government travel and health restrictions, Rocky Mountaineer will suspend the remainder of its 2020 travel season. This will include all departures through to October 11th.