Did you know …
... that both freight and passenger trains will travel through the BBT?
... that 31 km of tunnel have already been built?
... that work on the project will last until 2025?
... that the BBT, at 64 km in length, will be the longest underground railway line in the world?
The Brenner Base Tunnel is a horizontal railway line running through the Alps; a railway line for the future. The Brenner Base Tunnel is the main element of the new Brenner railway from Munich to Verona. At 64 km, it is the longest underground railway connection in the world, a pioneering work of engineering and it will markedly improve passenger travel and freight transport through the heart of Europe.