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Italy Unveils New High-Speed Train   

News By: Jena Tesse Fox

National rail operator Trenitalia has unveiled a full scale mock-up of the of the Frecciarossa 1000 high-speed train.More>>

Virgin Rail Loses Only UK Route   

News By: Jena Tesse Fox

The West Coast rail line has been taken for Virgin Rail's control and given to rival FirstGroup PLC.More>>

Canadian Rail Company Rocky Mountaineer Launches First U.S. Rail Route   

News By: Newswire

The new route will connect Seattle, WA to the Canadian Rockies. More>>


VIA Rail Canada Shows Value of Family Rail Travel   

News By: Newswire

Multi-generational family travel is an important selling tool, VIA Rail Canada says.More>>

Report: Eurail Pass Sales Increase   

Eurail Global Pass sales increased by 9.4 percent and Eurail Select Pass sales increased by 5 percent compared to 2011.More>>

Amtrak Looks at Future of High-Speed Rail Travel   

Amtrak announced a $151 billion improvement plan on Monday that includes 37-minute trips from New York to Philadelphia at speeds approaching 220 miles per hour. More>>

ScotRail to Undergo $7.8 Billion Overhaul   

Caledonian Sleeper services, which are to benefit from a $156 million investment, will be let separately under a contract which is expected to last for up to 15 years.More>>

Eurostar Adds Quiet Cars to Trains   

News By: Jena Tesse Fox

Eurostar is introducing a new quiet coach facility onboard all of its trains for travel as of September.More>>

Virgin Trains Add Extra Trips in UK   

News By: Newswire

Extra seats will be available this summer on Virgin Pendolino trains between Glasgow Central and London Euston.More>>

Alaska Railroad and Ascending Path Join to Offer Rail Travel Glacier Hiking Tours   

News By: Danielle Stepongzi

Guests will travel by rail to Chugach National Forest, the second largest National Forest in the country, where they can hike on glaciers or climb ice walls. More>>