Pau-Canfranc railway

Is France giving up on this border crossing with Spain?

Pau-Canfranc railway Jesús Cruse

France might not participate in the financing for the modernisation of the Pau-Canfranc-Zaragoza railway, one of the lines crossing the France-Spain border, closed since 1970. No budget was allocated for this project in a leaked version of the report made by the Infrastructure Orientation Council (COI), a French advisory body under the Ministry of Transport.

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Author: Marco Raimondi

Marco Raimondi is an editor of, the online magazine for rail freight professionals.

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