Press release: New combined train route from Bettembourg to Duisburg operated by CFL multimodal

CFL multimodal launches a new combined train route between Bettembourg and Duisburg.
CFL multimodal - Lyon - Bettembourg - Duisburg


Bettembourg, 4 September 2014 – Since September 2nd, CFL multimodal is operating a new combined train route between Bettembourg and Duisburg.

The new train line between the Bettembourg terminal and the Hohenbudberg terminal in Duisburg was launched by CFL multimodal on September 2nd and is connected to the existing lines to Lyon and Le Boulou.

The trains are open to containers, swap bodies and cranable semi-trailers. The train, operated by CFL cargo, runs three times per week in each direction.

CFL multimodal cooperates with ECL and Samskip Van Dieren, who ensure rail connections from Duisburg to Lübeck (DE), Helsingborg (SE), Nässjö (SE), Almhult (SE), Katrineholm (SE), Göteborg (SE) and Hoje Taastrup (DK). This new train route represents an expansion of the combined transport network of CFL multimodal between Spain, France and Scandinavia.

About CFL multimodal
CFL multimodal, a subsidiary of the CFL Group, is the first multimodal operator in Luxembourg, with 30 years of experience in combined transport and 355 employees in 5 companies that complement each other in the areas of logistics and combined transport.
CFL multimodal offers a large portfolio of services: combined rail-road transport, rail freight solutions, road transport solutions, warehousing and all other services of the logistics chain (customs clearance, etc.).
The ideal geographic position of the Bettembourg terminal at the heart of Europe positions CFL multimodal as a central logistics hub able to provide regular transport relations to the ports of the North Sea, as well as the Baltic Sea and Southern Europe, in cooperation with its sister-company CFL cargo.

Christina SCHUERR
Head of communications
Tel: + 352 621 131 208

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