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French rail strikes hit services at Eurostar

French rail strikes hit services at Eurostar

Eurostar has cancelled a number of trains to and from Paris, Lille and Brussels today as French railway workers begin three months of rolling strikes. Cancellations are also expected tomorrow.

Skyscanner expands into train bookings following Ctrip deal

Skyscanner expands into train bookings following Ctrip deal

Skyscanner has launched a train booking feature, diversifying the travel search engine’s offering to UK travellers. Alongside its flight, hotel and car hire offerings, the feature allows UK travellers using its iOS app to search for cheap rail tickets for UK journeys with ease and without booking fees.

Trainline signs partnership with ÖBB, Austria

Trainline signs partnership with ÖBB, Austria

Trainline has signed a partnership with Austrian Railways, ÖBB. The deal means that Trainline now provides its customers with full coverage of Austrian rail and coach, making it the only independent digital platform to connect all the country’s carriers.