Arriva to Operate Netherlands Vechtdal Lines

13 May 2010 (Last Updated May 13th, 2010 18:30)

Arriva has received a contract to operate regional passenger services in the Netherlands. The UK-based company has been chosen by three provinces in the country to manage the Vechtdal Lines. The Zwolle-Emmen route is expected to be handled by Arriva from 2012 and the Mariënber

Arriva has received a contract to operate regional passenger services in the Netherlands.

The UK-based company has been chosen by three provinces in the country to manage the Vechtdal Lines.

The Zwolle-Emmen route is expected to be handled by Arriva from 2012 and the Mariënberg-lmelo line from 2013.

The contract is scheduled to run to 2027, according to railwaygazette.com.