thalys

Renewed Thalys put into service

Thalys has recently officially put its newly designed train into service. The train offers 28 extra seats, 15% more luggage space and a new bar area. In addition, the increased capacity reduces CO2 emissions per kilometer per passenger. With the upgrade of the trains, Thalys is emphatically responding to the future of international rail transport.

Strikes among NS staff lead to nuisance

NS service employees and conductors on the train from Amsterdam to Brussels will go on strike on Wednesday. The NS is counting on nuisance for travelers to and from the Belgian capital. According to the rail operator, they must take into account a longer travel time, cancellation of trains and other departure and arrival times.