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New Italian Train Line Takes Maiden Voyage   

News By: Newswire

The new train of the Italian private railway operator, Italo NTV, recently took its maiden voyage from Rome to Naples.More>>

New U.S. Rail Packages Announced   

News By: Newswire

Vacation by Rail announces four new independent U.S. train vacations.More>>

New High-Speed Trains to Launch in Italy Next Weekend   

News By: Jena Tesse Fox

NTV trips between Rome and eight other Italian cities will begin on April 28, and the company is aiming to get 25 percent of Italy's high-speed train market by 2014. More>>

Dutch Train Accident Injures Dozens   

News By: Jena Tesse Fox

A double-decker intercity train collided with a commuter train Saturday evening, shutting down train traffic in the area.More>>

Las Vegas to Get First U.S. High-Speed Train?   

News By: Jena Tesse Fox

Rumors are buzzing that a train from California to Las Vegas may be the first true high-speed train in the country's infrastructure. More>>

Catching Up With Rail Europe   

News By: Jena Tesse Fox

Travel Agent recently met with the President and CEO of Rail Europe, Frederic Langlois, who brought us up to date on the latest news from Europe's rail scene.More>>

Rail Europe Offers 60 Percent Commission on Britain Train Trips    Exclusive

News By: Jena Tesse Fox

To celebrate Queen Elizabeth's II Diamond Jubilee (60 years on the throne), Rail Europe will offer a 60 percent commission to travel agents booking British rail e-tickets. More>>

Vacations By Rail Offers 20 Rail-Cruise Combination Packages    

News By: George Dooley

Rail-cruise vacations can offer unique travel options. More>>

Report: Argentine President Pushes Courts to Speed Train Crash Probe   

News By: Travel Agent Central Contributor

The Associated Press is reporting that Argentine President Cristina Fernandez urged investigators Monday to determine responsibility for last week’s deadly train crash soon, and hinted she may move toward re-nationalizing railways.More>>

Report: Argentina Train Crash in Buenos Aires 'Kills Dozens'    Breaking News

News By: Joe Pike

According to a report by the BBC, a train crash at a station in the Argentine capital, Buenos Aires, has killed 49 people with at least 600 more injured, officials say.More>>