Owned jointly by the national railways of France and Belgium, Thalys offers high-speed international rail services serving 26 stops on routes from Brussels to Paris, Amsterdam and Köln/Essen. Deutsche Bahn owned a 10% stake from 2007-2013. In March 2015 Thalys secured its own train operator certificate, so becoming an operator ...

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