Strong plus for TransFER Linz–Duisburg–Wels

The conventional wagonload and container traffic on the route from Linz to Duisburg and back to Wels shows an increase of 27 % this year compared to the same period in the previous year.

Around 135,000 net tonnes were transported in a sustainable manner by rail with the TransFER Linz–Duisburg–Wels from January to May 2021. This means that the transport volume on this route increased by around 30,000 tonnes and thus by 27 % compared to the same period in the previous year.

About this TransFER

With five round trips per week, the ÖBB Rail Cargo Group brings all types of goods in conventional wagonloads and containers, including dangerous goods transports (RID), climate-friendly and non-stop to the wide industrial area of the Rhine-Ruhr region, hereby linking the entire Central and Southeastern European area. With 100 % green traction current along the entire route, RCG also contributes to protecting the environment and to achieving the European climate targets.