Press Release

  • Interrail for Europe

    Wednesday, 5 October 2016

    On 4 October in Strasbourg, the members of the European Parliament and EU Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc addressed a proposal from MEP Manfred Weber (EPP, DE) to launch a new EU-financed...

  • Rail sector and Commission sign landmark MoU on ERTMS deployment

    Wednesday, 21 September 2016

    On 20 September, in the framework of the InnoTrans trade fair in Berlin, the European Commission, the European Union Agency for Railways, and the rail sector organisations (CER, EIM, EPTTOLA, ERFA,...

  • DB CEO Rüdiger Grube elected new CER Chairman

    Monday, 19 September 2016

    On 19 September, the CER General Assembly elected DB CEO Rüdiger Grube as the Association’s new Chairman. Meeting in Berlin at the German Ministry of Transport, the association also welcomed...

  • Railway Sector Declaration on Boosting International Rail Freight

    Tuesday, 21 June 2016

    Today the rail sector and its customers, represented by CER, CLECAT, EIM, ERFA, ERTMS Users Group, ESC, UIP, UIRR, and UNIFE, and supported by the Rail Freight Corridors, presented a declaration at...

  • Rail as a key to decarbonising transport

    Monday, 6 June 2016

    Rail is an environmentally friendly and highly energy efficient transport mode, with a track record of improving its carbon-efficiency for both passenger and freight transport. The rail sector is...

  • CER Chairman Christian Kern to become new Austrian Chancellor

    Tuesday, 17 May 2016

    Christian Kern, having been called to become the new Chancellor of the Austrian Republic, stepped down today as the CEO of OeBB (Österreichische Bundesbahnen) and Chairman of the Community of...