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An interview with Daniel Beutler, General Manager of Trainline International

Railway Extra, Z Homepage promo / 1 June 2017 /

We speak to Daniel Beutler, General Manager of Trainline International, about the popularity of international rail travel.

Trainline appoints Mark Brooker as new Chief Operating Officer

Rail industry news / 16 January 2017 /

Mark Brooker has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of the Trainline with responsibility for Marketing, Product and Trainline International.

Productivity gives rail the competitive edge over air

Railway Extra, Z Homepage promo / 18 August 2016 /

Sophie Krishnan, General Manager of Business and Ancillaries at Trainline looks at why business travellers are swapping plane for train on high speed routes in Europe.

Trainline appoints new General Manager of Business & Ancillaries

Rail industry news / 3 August 2016 /

Trainline, Europe’s largest independent rail ticket retailer, has appointed Sophie Krishnan as General Manager, Business & Ancillaries. Sophie will oversee Trainline for Business and will be responsible for growing ancillary, reporting to CEO, Clare Gilmartin…

thetrainline.com announces new international rail proposition

Rail industry news / 22 June 2011 /

thetrainline.com announces a brand new international rail proposition, in partnership with Rail Europe…

Thetrainline.com launches new car hire service for UK train travellers

Rail industry news / 10 February 2011 /

Leading online train ticket retailer thetrainline.com announces a new service allowing customers to hire cars close to hundreds of UK train stations…

The technology behind the M-Ticketing structure of thetrainline.com

Issue 5 2010 / 17 September 2010 /

It’s not an obvious association, but train tickets have since their conception been a source of innovation and engineering triumph. Today we may consider a cardboard ticket an outdated proposition – but the invention of the Edmondson ticket machine in the 1830s for issuing pre-printed tickets was so successful it became used around the world and survived for 150 years. Magnetic stripes were introduced on train tickets in the 1980s nearly a decade before they became widespread for airlines.

Rail ticketing revolution: thetrainline.com launches mainstream e-ticketing

Rail industry news / 15 July 2010 /

thetrainline.com has become the 1st independent rail ticket retailer to give consumers the ability to print their own train tickets for journeys across…