Railports Carex

EURO CAREX : Cargo Rail Express

Principles › Service phasing

The three phases

CAREX service destinations and phasing have been determined by the freight operators involved in the project on the basis of the volumes of freight suitable for modal shifting to rail services and the ongoing development of European high-speed rail links.


1st phase : 2015

  • France : Lyon-Saint-Exupéry, Paris-Roissy-Charles de Gaulle
  • Belgique : Liège
  • England : Londres
  • The Netherlands : Amsterdam-Schiphol
  • Germany : Cologne (and/rt Francfort)


2nd phase : 2018

  • France : Bordeaux, Aix-Marseille, Strasbourg
  • Germany : Francfort (via Strasbourg)


3rd phase : 2020

  • Italy : Bergame, Bologne, Milan, Turin
  • Spain : Barcelone, Madrid

The Carex project as part of the French government’s "national commitment to rail freight"!

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Yanick Paternotte, Member of the French Parliament, Chairman of Roissy Carex and Euro Carex and author of the Parliamentary report «Remettre le fret sur les rails : un défi économique, social et environnemental» (Getting freight back on track: an economic, social and environmental challenge) is ... Read more