The hurdles of re-routing trains amid major corridor disruptions

Image: LinkedIn. Captrain Italia - Angelo Accomando

The closure of the Frejus Railway and the only partial operations at the Gotthard Base Tunnel are leaving Italy with just a few viable options to transport goods on trains. Companies have mobilised to find alternative solutions by re-routing some of their trains. However, as Director of Policy, Regulatory, and Institutional Affairs at Captrain Italia Silvia De Rocchi shared, this process is often a complicated one.

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Author: Marco Raimondi

Marco Raimondi is an editor of, the online magazine for rail freight professionals.

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