New EPF members

By |October 26th, 2016|

On 22st October, EPF has accepted two new associated members: Council for Sustainable Transport Denmark ( und Union of Passengers Russia ( This means that EPF now in total has 37 member organisations.

Free Interrail pass for young EU citizens is a good idea

By |October 26th, 2016|

The European Passengers’ Federation is in favour of the proposal to give all young Europeans the opportunity of a free Interrail card when they reach the age of 18. Many children have experienced in their youth only cars, local busses or trams. They have never learned the great possibilities of trains to travel across borders inside Europe.

A free Interrail […]

Decarbonisation of transport

By |October 22nd, 2016|

As public transport users, we have studied the European Commission´s Communication on this issue. However, we are disappointed by what it says – or even more – by what it does not say. For example, technical innovation is happening in the public transport sector as well as in the car industry. The EPF position paper can be downloaded through […]

EPF has its 21st Bulletin out….

By |October 10th, 2016|

Welcome to the 21st issue of our bulletin which shows you the work and interests of the European Passengers’ Federation and its member associations in 20 countries on behalf of customers in all modes of public transport. To download the document, please click here “EPF Bulletin #21”.

Augen zu und da: im Schlafwagen durch Europa

By |October 7th, 2016|

Europäische Fahrgäste fordern attraktive Nachtzüge in Europa

In einer mobilen Welt sind die Nachtzüge der Bahnen für die Reisenden häufig ein unverzichtbarer Teil ihrer Mobilitätswünsche. Abends einsteigen und morgens ausgeruht ankommen – das bieten nur klassische Nachtzüge, in denen die Reisenden auch wirklich liegen können. Umfragen unter Fahrgästen haben gezeigt, dass das Schlafen im Liegen als deutlich entspannter und angenehmer […]