EU: Rail travel - more competition, better services

(European Comission 30.1.2013)

New proposals to open national rail networks to competition, increase investment and offer travellers more choice and better services.

The European Commission is proposing measures [91 KB] to open national rail networks to more competition. The proposals aim to boost investment and provide travellers with better services.

Not only does rail provides safe, efficient transport at the same time as reducing road traffic congestion, it also increases the EU's energy security whilst reducing its carbon footprint.

Read more: http://ec.europa.eu/news/transport/130130_en.htmexternal link, opens in new window

Related:
Video Future of rails (YouTube):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8GHz-stzCsoexternal link, opens in new window

Uppdated: 2013-02-01
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