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There used to be Orient Express trains from London to Athens, but those stopped running... in 1962! There are at the moment very limited international train services between Greece and the rest of the world. According to Wikipedia, the only trains running at the moment are: Thessaloniki – Skopje – Belgrade Thessaloniki – Sofia – Bucharest Thessaloniki – ...


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The Man in Seat 61 has a detailed exploration of train routes from London to Athens, some including ferries. Note that the state of basically all forms of transportation are in an indefinite state of flux due to the pandemic. It's impossible to say firmly whether cruise ferries from Italy to Greece will be running in December, and if they run, it's ...


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One thing to note is, that this is not Rail&Fly, but rather it's named Express Rail. The difference is, that with Rail&Fly you get a flexible train ticket to and from the airport, which is valid one day before departure as well as one day after arrival of your flight. Because of this flexibility, you are responsible to make it to the airport in time, ...


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This is china, anything goes as long as you don’t ram your phone Down your neighbors throat, just use headphones to be polite no problem at all


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Are we counting former train stations here? If so, Manhattan Transfer in Harrison, New Jersey would have fit the bill. In 1910, the Pennsylvania Railroad, whose trains originally ran to a waterfront terminal in Jersey City, opened a new branch running under the Hudson River to a new station in Manhattan itself; the tunnels under the Hudson and to the ...


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Although it's not exactly a train station, Cornbrook tram stop did not allow passenger entry or exit from the platforms when it opened in 1999. It was only used to change between two lines on the Manchester Metrolink. The surrounding area consisted of derelict buildings and junkyards squeezed between the Ship Canal and a major road, so anyone leaving the ...


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While there isn't anything like Eurail or JRPass AFAIK, from last December prepaid passes and a limited 30-day pass have been launched for two routes. But they are really for commuters and business travelers, not tourists. For Beijing-Shanghai and Chengdu-Chongqing, you can buy a prepaid pass with 20 trips within 90 days for a specific interval. The price ...


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It's hard to prove a negative, but as of 2021, no, there isn't. The closest is the China Rail Pass (中铁银通卡), which is a reloadable prepaid card that lets you take most major bullet trains without advance bookings. However, the card offers no discounts, only convenience.


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Depending on how you draw the line between a station and a platform, the Pittsburgh/Bay Point transfer platform that's part of the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) system in the San Francisco area arguably qualifies. It's a transfer point between two rail technologies that has no non-emergency entrance/exit except by rail. The main BART system is an electric ...


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