ÖBB Orders an Additional 27 Siemens Desiro ML EMUs

ÖBB has ordered 27 Desiro ML electric multiple units (EMU) from Siemens Mobility for use on regional routes in Austria from 2025.

A total of 246 vehicles of this type have now been ordered by ÖBB, with more than 200 already operating successfully throughout Austria.

ÖBB Siemens
The ÖBB Cityjet trains will travel at speeds of up to 160 kilometres per hour

This latest order will provide passengers with more space and comfort on inner-Alpine routes to make switching from car to train a more attractive choice.

The passenger compartments will be equipped with automatic climate control, charging sockets, free Wi-Fi and real-time traveller information screens.

At 75 metres long, each train will have capacity for 220 seated passengers and up to 24 bicycles.

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