Rail Freight Services – Competitive Alternative

Rail Freight Services
Competitive Alternative

Regular, reliable, cost-effective rail freight services throughout Europe and beyond.

If you are looking for a green solution to your shipment requirements, then look no further than Rail freight. A freight train consumes as little as a third of the energy required by a truck and saves more than 80% of the carbon dioxide emissions.

“One quarter of containers from ports are transported by rail, whilst three quarters travel on road freight, which means that there are great opportunities for more use of rail freight.”

Offering frequent, reliable intermodal and trainload rail freight services – transporting goods from door-to-door right across Europe.

Rail Freight Services

Importing from / Exporting to China?

IFS are pleased to provide a pioneering direct UK weekly rail service in conjunction with our long term partners in China, Air Sea Transport, who have years of experience in the China rail sector.

Our dedicated weekly full load and groupage rail services offer reliability along with significant transit and cost savings compared to alternative modes of transport. For more information please don’t hesitate to contact us. We are happy to help. Call us today: +44 (0) 1709 610 000

Related article: Can UK Rail freight be a solution to the Road Freight crisis? >

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Other related resources:

Watch the Railfreight Live video (approx. 30 mins long), which discusses a new report by specialists Deloitte, highlighting the contribution of rail freight to the UK economy. The research commissioned by the Rail Delivery Group represents all the passenger and freight operating companies in the UK.

With a decline in rail passengers… >

Can UK Rail freight be a solution… >

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