ETC and Eurail Group announce cooperation
the two organisations join forces for strengthening the competitiveness of the European tourism sector
On the occasion of the General Assembly of Eurail, held in Ghent on 17th June 2015, the European Travel Commission and the Eurail Group signed a Memorandum of Understanding.
The document launches the cooperation between the two organisations, aimed at better promoting Europe on the global tourism market.
Eurail Group was established in 2001 as an organisation dedicated to the marketing and management of the Eurail Pass. The organisation is owned by, represents and acts for the 30 European railway organisations that make up its membership.
ETC and Eurail will work together with a view to strengthening the competitiveness of the tourism industry in Europe as one of the main engines of economic growth and employment. Other areas of cooperation include knowledge and information sharing and collaboration in selected research projects.