The campaign to scale up night trains

Too few night trains run in Europe right now. Our demand: that the EU organise the procurement of a new fleet of night trains. This will allow cross-border overnight services to be swiftly scaled up.

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Trains for Europe is now a MitOst e.V. Campaign

From the very start Trains for Europe needed to be a nimble and flexible campaign, and that meant partnering with an organisation to give Trains for Europe a legal structure, and to be able to do book-keeping and allow online […]

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An Iberian interrail adventure lacking night trains

Milan Marcus spent the summer doing some research for Trains for Europe on the market potential of possible night train routes. He also travelled by rail for two weeks from Germany to Portugal and back on an interrail pass. This […]

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A swift assessment of the German Grüne’s night train plans

The German Bundestag election is taking place 26th September, and yesterday a group of Members of the Bundestag (MdBs) and Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) from the Grüne (Green Party) released a new map and paper about their plans for […]

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Trains for Europe and the Future of Europe! Endorsements welcome

The European Union is currently organising its “Conference on the Future of Europe” and one of aspects of that is a kind of system to collect ideas about what the EU should do in the future. Within the climate change […]

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We’ll be on the #ConnectingEurope Express – Kraków to Ljubljana

2021 is the EU Year of Rail, and so the European Commission DG MOVE and Community of European Railways are running the “Connecting Europe Express” in September and October to try to show what rail can do for Europe and […]

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We support Trains for Europe

No Fly Travel Club

As a responsible travel business, we believe rail travel is the only way to make travel truly green

Edward Schofield

Train conductor and railway blogger

Jakop Dalunde

Member of the European Parliament – Miljöpartiet, Sweden (European Greens)

Gergő Illés

Young European railway enthusiast, currently researching Central European railway markets

Peter Cornelius

Political campaigning for night trains is needed! Based in Berlin

Tatiana Metcalf-Riener

Trains and night trains are a really useful transport system around the world and need to expand.

Janet Anscombe

Retired university lecturer (Classics & Ancient History)

Pedro Martins

Portuguese electrical engineering student

Kendra Stenberg

A European citizen who cares for the planet

Adrian Fuentes

Passionate train traveller and convinced European