As from 12 February 2019 the port of Zeebrugge will be connected by rail with the multimodal platform Delta 3 in Dourges, Northern France.
As from Dourges there will be rail connections to destinations in southern Europe, such as Bordeaux, Avignon, Lyon, Bayonne, Toulouse, Perpignan, Miramas/Marseille/Fos. As from the Paris hub there will be connections to Novara and Turin.
The new rail service will offer 3 round trips per week. The block trains will be handled at the terminal of P&O Ferries in the Zeebrugge outer port. The P&O Ferries platform offers shortsea connections to Hull, Middelsbrough (Teesport) and Tilbury in the UK.
Greenmodal Transport and Novatrans will act as rail operator.