Perpignan – Figueres link inaugurated

First TGV at Figueres-Vilafant on December 19. Photo: Jordi Verdugo

EUROPE: Ceremonies were held at the Franco-Spanish border on January 27 to mark the official inauguration of the 44·5 km cross-border rail link between Perpignan and Figueres. The 1 435 mm gauge line has been open to passenger and freight services since December 19.

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