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UK Government announce new plans for rail services in Wales, Midlands and North

The UK Department for Transport (DfT) has revealed plans for new bi-mode trains, which are expected to provide faster and more comfortable journeys for passengers in Wales, the Midlands and...

UK Government announce new plans for rail services in Wales, Midlands and North

British rail companies to adopt stricter punctuality measures

UK rail companies are working together under the Rail Delivery Group (RDG) to adopt stricter transparency measures regarding train punctuality in a bid to improve rail services across the...

British rail companies to adopt stricter punctuality measures

UK's TfL to increase train frequency on Elizabeth Line

UK's Transport for London (TfL) has announced plans to increase the frequency of trains on the Elizabeth Line, which is set to become completely operational from December...

UK's TfL to increase train frequency on Elizabeth Line

London's transport network completes one billion contactless payment journeys

Transport for London (TfL) has revealed that its passengers have made more than one billion pay-as-you-go journeys with contactless payment cards, the new form of payment...

London's transport network completes one billion contactless payment journeys

Arriva re-awarded Swedish Rail Franchise contract of €550m

Pan-European passenger transport company Arriva has won an eight-year contract valued at €550m to run the Pågatågen train services in Sweden up to December...

Arriva re-awarded Swedish Rail Franchise contract of €550m

Alstom opens train modernisation plant in UK

Alstom opens train modernisation plant in UK

Transport Focus research finds Wales rail passengers call for better services

A new research conducted by the independent passenger watchdog Transport Focus has found that rail passengers travelling on Wales and Borders services have called for an overhaul of...

Transport Focus research finds Wales rail passengers call for better services

First Elizabeth line train enters passenger service

First Elizabeth line train enters passenger service

Morris County awards rail contract to D&R

Dover & Rockaway (D&R) River Railroad has secured a five-year railroad operations management contract from the Morris County Board of Freeholders in the US to operate three rail...

Morris County awards rail contract to D&R

Manchester's Victoria station remains closed following terrorist attack

Manchester's Victoria railway station remains closed following a terrorist attack at the adjacent Manchester Arena, which killed 22 people and injured 64...

Manchester's Victoria station remains closed following terrorist attack

Greater Anglia's Cambridge North station opens

Greater Anglia's Cambridge North station opens

MBTA announces opening of Boston Landing Station

Baker-Polito Administration has opened the new $20m Boston Landing Commuter Rail Station to begin rail service to the Allston-Brighton...

MBTA announces opening of Boston Landing Station

MAN Engines to deliver 162 engines for Alstom's Coradia Polyvalent railcars

MAN Engines to deliver 162 engines for Alstom's Coradia Polyvalent railcars

London to Scotland railway reopens after upgrades

London to Scotland railway reopens after upgrades

Toshiba's H2One system becomes operational at Musashi-Mizonokuchi Station in Japan

Toshiba's H2One system becomes operational at Musashi-Mizonokuchi Station in Japan

New trains with upgraded signalling systems begin operations on Singapore's NSL

The first of 57 new trains fitted with an upgraded signalling system has started running on Singapore's North-South Line (NSL), as part of a two-month trial being conducted in the region by...

New trains with upgraded signalling systems begin operations on Singapore's NSL

GE acquires 50% stake in Kazakhstan-based locomotive manufacturer LKZ

GE Transportation has completed the acquisition of a 50% interest in locomotive manufacturer Lokomotiv Kurastyru Zauyty (LKZ) from Kazakhstan's national railway company...

GE acquires 50% stake in Kazakhstan-based locomotive manufacturer LKZ

Stadler to deliver 40 double-deck Kiss EMUs to Hungary's MÁV-START

Stadler to deliver 40 double-deck Kiss EMUs to Hungary's MÁV-START

Unipetrol to purchase three Vectron MS locomotives from Siemens

Czech railway transport company Unipetrol Doprava has signed a contract with Siemens for the purchase of three modular multi-system Vectron MS...

Unipetrol to purchase three Vectron MS locomotives from Siemens

Network Rail to invest £70m in railway upgrades

Network Rail to invest £70m in railway upgrades

US senators request new funding for rail lines improvements in US

US senators have submitted two letters to the US Senate Appropriations Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development (THUD) subcommittee urging that new funding be allotted for various...

US senators request new funding for rail lines improvements in US