Plans to improve Czech Republic rail infrastructure
23 May 2013 • Author(s): Jiří Kolář, Director General, Czech Railway Infrastructure Administration (SŽDC)
Due to its geographical location, the Czech Republic is well positioned to offer transport in all directions of importance. For future success, the Czech railway network must be made available on all important European routes. Such an objective cannot be achieved without modern, reliable and interoperable lines of excellent quality.
Modernisation of backbone Transit Railway Corridors (TRCs) in the Czech Republic began during the early-90s in accordance with the decision of the Czech Government. Four main rail corridor routes were defined in total: