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STUDY: Australia has the second most expensive public transport in the world

Readers familiar with the quality of Sydney’s commuter trains may need to take a moment before reading this. That is, if you’re not currently stuck on a delayed service.

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More than 100 passengers hit with gastro on Indian Pacific train

Two people have wound up in hospital and more than 100 have fallen ill in what is suspected to be an outbreak of norovirus on one of Australia’s great rail journeys.

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Big fat road & rail wrap

Get your ticket stamped and jump on board Travel Weekly’s Road & Rail extravaganza! Though please don’t write in if you don’t find it very extravagant.

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Big Fat Road & Rail Wrap

Choo-choo-choose to spend your afternoon reading up on all the latest news concerning roads and rails. There might even be something on railroads if you’re lucky.

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Big Fat Road & Rail Wrap

Stay on the right side of the tracks with all the latest news from the world of trains, planes and automobiles.

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Are trains better Euro travel companions than planes?

by Kathryn Hempstead

Thought flying was the quickest way to get around Europe? This new study begs to differ.

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Tourism

Woman sneaks into X-ray to look after her bag

We completely respect this woman’s dedication to her belongings. And, considering we’ve lost three pairs of sunnies this year, we should probably take notes.

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Tourism

Kids on planes issue rears ugly head

Australian travellers are all for child-free zones on planes and trains, no word yet on whether people who kick the back of seats will also be placed in the zones.

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Destinations

India to get Japan's bullet train

by Nidhi Verma - AAP

Japan will provide $US12 billion ($A16.46 billion) of soft funding to build India’s first bullet train.

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Road & Rail

Rail Plus goes live with Amtrak link

by Gabriella Warden

Booking Amtrak is about to get a whole lot easier, as Rail Plus releases new live connection allowing travel agents to complete Amtrak bookings at their convenience – online, 24/7.

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Rail is river cruising, just 10 years ago

by Tara Harrison

Rail Plus has a lot up its sleeve, as its CEO talks trends, tailor-made packages and technology for time-poor trade.

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Eurostar has record traffic, higher sales

by AFP

Eurostar reports record passenger traffic and higher sales.

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