ERFLS – European Rail Freight Line System

The European Rail Freight Line System (ERFLS) Action, developed over the years 2015-2018, successfully investigated the feasibility of the concept of liner intermodal freight trains that make several short stops at a system of terminals along the Rhine-Alpine Corridor, where intermodal units are loaded or unloaded much in the same way as passengers get on and off intercity trains at intermediate stations.

Co-financed by the Connection Europe Facility of the European Union

ERFLS was co-financed by the European Union under the Connecting Europe Facility.

Project duration:
December 2015 – November 2018

Project volume:
EUR 1,25 Mio.

Project partners:
Province of Gelderland (NL), University of Duisburg-Essen (DE), Municipality of Lahr (DE), SiTI Turin (IT) and Uniontrasporti (IT)

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For more information, please contact

Joost Roeterdink
Project Leader
Province of Gelderland

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