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

24 Feb 2020
Two 4SECURail teams aim to design a Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) for joint EU-Rail cyber security, and a Formal Methods Demonstrator for improved Railway Signalling Systems (...
27 Jan 2020
Ten-year SaaS contract gives Dutch infrastructure manager connectivity for infrastructure, freight and passenger services in line with EU TSI specifications Utrecht, 27 January 2020 – ProRail, the...
27 Nov 2018
Support partner inQdo helps complete seamless migration and provides support for growing IaaS services Nieuwegein/Brussels, 27 November 2018 – Hit Rail B.V., the European rail industry’s data...
5 Jul 2018
Company to strengthen its support for UIC activities and to bring its expertise in pan-European networking and interoperability through membership Utrecht/Brussels, 05 July 2018 – International...


The following 12 European railway companies own Hit Rail: