Briefing 
 

Modernising rail passengers’ rights 

Proposals to update rules on European rail passenger rights will be put to a vote on Thursday.

Changes to the 2009 rules aim to improve information given to passengers about their rights, ensure better assistance to people with reduced mobility, better access to cyclists, clearer complaints-handling procedures and more compensation for travellers in case of delays.


Debate: Wednesday, 14 November

Vote: Thursday, 15 November

Procedure: ordinary legislative procedure, first reading

Press conference: 14:30 on Wednesday, 14 November with rapporteur Boguslaw Liberadzki (S&D, PL)