Why Digirail?

The railways of the future need a modern and cost-efficient solution for securing the competitiveness of railway traffic.

More environmentally friendly rail traffic
More capacity and greater cost-effectiveness
Improved operational reliability and safety
New growth platform for services

From preparations to decisions!

The Digirail project has Digirail is aiming for safe and efficient rail traffic. The Digirail report, published on 2 July 2021, provides information about forthcoming upgrades to technical railway systems. The Digirail project is progressing from the preparatory to the practical phase, as digital access control systems are now being built and piloted on railways.

Digirail is a significant investment in rail transport
Digirail is aiming for safe and efficient rail traffic
Digirail will test new solutions based on 5G data transfer

The Digirail project was launched in 2019. The project’s analysis phase ended in April 2020, and was followed by a preparatory phase that ran from August 2020 to April 2021.
Its development and verification phase began in early autumn 2021.

Articles

19.09.2022

Latest progress with Digirail: Two requests for information (RFI) have been sent about procurements for the EKA track section

10.11.2021

Digirail – pursuing the European lead in rail transport

14.04.2020

Towards digital and intelligent rail transport

Tweets

”Käynnissä on myös Digirata-hanke, jonka yhtenä merkittävänä vaikutuksena on ratakapasiteetin selvä lisääntyminen rataverkolla” @TimoHarakka kertoo @Suomirata tilaisuudessa. #rautatiet #digitalisaatio @lvmfi @Fintraffic_fi @vaylafi

LVM @lvmfi

Ministeri Harakka: Suomi-rata merkittävä hanke koko Suomelle http://dlvr.it/SZFyjs

Terveiset Innotrans-messuilta! Olemme tuomassa vahvasti esille Digiradan ja Suomen näkyvyyttä tapahtumassa. Edistämme myös keskusteluja eri kansainvälisten toimijoiden suuntaan. Digirata kiinnostaa. #InnoTrans2022 #digitalisaatio @Fintraffic_fi

Ajatusten vaihtoa rautateiden digitalisaatiosta Suomen lähetystössä Berliinissä. #Digirata’a esittelemässä @JariPylvanainen ja @lehtola_juha. Mielenkiintoista kuulla myös Deutche Bahnin digiohjelmasta, joka etenee melkein samalla aikataululla kuin Suomen Digirata.
#InnoTrans2022

Taking the journey together

In addition to these actors, many other organisations, experts and partners that provide supporting functions are involved in the planning of Digirail.