Linking the European Railways’ International Applications

Enabling Connectivity and Interoperability
One single connection for business with over 50 European railway partners


Open Services

The cloud-based platform
for Railway’s applications interoperability

Hit Rail supports the European Railway’s International and partner‑to‑partner IP‑based messaging

Efficient and secure data connections are vital to support railway business processes. To facilitate connectivity and interoperability between the railways, Hit Rail has been providing IP-based solutions to the European railways community for over 28 years.

Over 50 railway companies trust Hit Rail to conduct national and international business transactions, such as international ticket reservations, train pre-advices, infrastructure path requests, wagon search and many other applications.

Now HEROS provides a set of interoperability services on top of the Hermes VPN with the objective of facilitating business among railways partners and the adoption of the EU-mandated TSIs.


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Latest News

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...
12 Nov 2020
The distribution of tariffs for international rail travel among railway companies and ticket vendors is set to become more advanced and flexible as UIC (the International Union of Railways) announces...


The following 12 European railway companies own Hit Rail: