European urban rail news

The latest railway, metro and light rail industry news from Europe.

First phase of Aarhus tram-train route inaugurated

28 Aug 2018

DENMARK: The first tram-train section of the Aarhus Letbane light rail network opened on August 25 with the start of operations on the 29 km southern section between Aarhus H and Odder, serving 16 stations. The railway ... more

Stadler applies to build St Petersburg tram factory

27 Aug 2018

RUSSIA: Stadler has applied to the St Petersburg authorities to build a tram assembly plant in the city. The Swiss company has proposed an offset contract with the municipality under which the manufacturer would pay to build ... more