TAILOR MADE POLITICIAN-TRAIN AUSTRIA TO BRUSSELS From January 2020, the Nightjet will take you on Sundays and Wednesdays from Vienna (08:38 p.m.) and Innsbruck (08:44 p.m.) to Brussels. After Cologne, the train stops in Aachen, Liège and Brussels. The scheduled arrival time in Brussels-Nord is 10:45 a.m. and in Brussels-Midi 10:55am. The return journey departs on Mondays and Thursdays from Brussels-Midi at 06:04 p.m. and from Brussels-Nord at 06:16 p.m. with arrival in Innsbruck at 09:14 a.m. and in Vienna at 08:27 a.m.. Tickets for this connection can be booked from 15 November 2019. Working days in Brussels are typically Monday to Thursday. The Nighjet to Düsseldorf might be diverted these days or the train will be split (seems a little complicated). A year later Amsterdam will be reached by the same train. Interesting logistic in Cologne? ... See MoreSee Less
BEST ATTENDANCE EVER TO BACK-ON-TRACK CONFERENCE This weekends conference gave a picture of new optimism for a major revival of night trains in Europe.
Both the Friday evening public event at the old Altona City Hall (with maybe 150 participants) and the internal meetings during Saturday-Sunday (with around 60 participants) and the various presentations created a picture of initiatives and development.