As highlighted in our just-released Global Business Travel Forecast, the quality of rail travel in Europe and Asia continues to improve as high-speed networks expand and rolling stocks are upgraded to include amenities like Wi-Fi and power sockets in 2018. Against a backdrop of crowded airports and airplanes, high-speed rail offers business travelers an increasingly attractive alternative to short-haul air travel.

However, as the report describes, there are some unique challenges that arise with rail travel, including interference with a company’s air travel program and booking difficulties, that travel managers need to be aware of.

To find out more about what to consider when incorporating rail travel into a company’s travel policy, download the full report from American Express Global Business Travel by filling out the form below.

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