Are sleeper trains a real alternative to flying? | Climate News

Once in a seemingly terminal state of decline after the explosion of low-cost flights, Europe’s night trains are having a moment.

Fueled by demand for greener travel options, new roads are once again meandering across the continent – including the Brussels-to-Berlin berth on which Sky News ClimateCast presenter Tom Heap sits.

In this episode, Tom talks to Adalbert Jahnz, the European Commission’s Transport Spokesperson, about how sleeper trains fit in with the EU’s green ambitions, and a man invested in the success of this mode of transport – Chris Engelsman, co-founder of European Sleeper .

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