My New Job (Was: Social Thurs 8 Jan 2009)

Abigail abigail at
Fri Jan 30 11:05:00 GMT 2009

On Fri, Jan 30, 2009 at 10:53:00AM +0000, Simon Wilcox wrote:
> Abigail wrote:
>> OTOH, goverment can ever screw up if they have too much money for
>> signalling. There's going to be a high speed train line between Amsterdam
>> in Brussels, taking the Netherlands out of the 19th century.
> It's not that bad a journey and even as it stands now it's *way* better  
> than flying :-)

It's about 4 hours currently.

> How long will the journey be once they've finished it ?

Eventually, when the trains run at full speed over the entire leg,
about 2.5 hours. But I think that initially, if the first trains
start running over the high speed line, it'll be around 3h20m.


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