Linking the international applications of European railways

Enabling connectivity and interoperability

IT services

The cloud-based platform for railway’s applications interoperability
One single connection for business, with over 60 European railway partners from 28 countries


Hit Rail – your trusted railway cloud IT and connectivity partner

Efficient and secure data sharing and communications are vital to support railway businesses. Hit Rail ensures railway applications are connected by delivering state of the art cloud IT and TCP/IP solutions.

Over 60 railway companies trust Hit Rail to facilitate international business messages, such as passenger reservations, price distribution, ticket control, train running information, freight train composition and pre-advice, infrastructure path requests, wagon search and many other applications.

Through its cloud IT services and the Hermes VPN, Hit Rail provides effective solutions for business among railways partners, helping the sector to increase its competitiveness.


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Latest News

22 Jun 2022
Hit Rail was honoured to sponsor yesterday's working group dinner at the Spoorwegmuseum (Railway Museum) in Utrecht. The dinner was part of the UIC meeting that takes place in Utrecht from June 21...
16 Nov 2021
Hit Rail, together with the rest of consortium partners, has the pleasure to cordially invite you to attend the Final Event online conference of the Shift2Rail-funded project 4SECURail. It will take...
17 Feb 2021
Barcelona, 17 February 2021 - The two Shift2Rail’s 4SECURail workstreams have reached their mid-term objectives for the design of a Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) for joint EU-Rail...
20 Nov 2020
As this year draws to a close and we find ourselves still coping with the ongoing effects of coronavirus, we at Hit Rail sincerely hope that this devastating disease has not impacted too directly on...


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