European Year of Rail: Connecting Europe Express now leaving the station

European Year of Rail: Connecting Europe Express now leaving the station. The ‘Connecting Europe Express’, a special train put together as part of the European Year of Rail 2021, will pull out of Lisbon train station on September 2, 2021. It will stop in more than 100 towns and cities during its five-week journey, before arriving in Paris on October 7. Departing from Lisbon and ending its trip in Paris, the train will make a notable stop in Ljubljana, connecting the Portuguese, Slovenian and French Presidencies of the Council of the EU.   … More European Year of Rail: Connecting Europe Express now leaving the station