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Eurostar passenger count slips by a fifth in early 2020

Eurostar passenger count slips by a fifth in early 2020

Eurostar saw a 20 per cent decrease in traffic in the first quarter of 2020 with nearly two million passengers travelling. The reduction in traffic is partly explained through the impact of the SNCF strike against pension reform in January.

Rocky Mountaineer delays 2020 travel season

Rocky Mountaineer delays 2020 travel season

The resumption date of Rocky Mountaineer’s operations will be determined in accordance with travel restrictions and mandates from the Canadian and other international governments, the company said.

Heathrow Express unveils refreshed fleet

Heathrow Express unveils refreshed fleet

Heathrow Express has released the first images of its new fleet of trains. The shots detail a range of features, including at seat USB power, new Business First seating and worktables and a striking external livery.

Luton Airport hopes for express service from December

Luton Airport hopes for express service from December

London Luton Airport has submitted a response to the East Midlands Railway consultation on their proposed December timetable. The document welcomes the operator’s proposal to introduce a Luton Airport Express service.

Chile unveils US$5 billion rail development plan

Chile unveils US$5 billion rail development plan

The Chilean government has unveiled plans to invest over $5 billion in one of the largest railway development plans in its history. The plans have the aim of tripling passenger numbers in the country, while also boosting rail freight.