Czech Republic’s longest railway tunnel opens

The first regular passenger service to use the Czech Republic’s longest railway tunnel was the Ex555 from Cheb to Plzen and Praha on November 16 (Photo: ČD).

CZECH REPUBLIC: Passenger services began using the country’s longest railway tunnel on November 16, the day after the first revenue freight train.

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