Luxury Trains

During the 1890’s Wagons-Lits expanded in all directions, but the main focus of operation was on the trains deluxe. These special trains, the true 1st Class of European railway travel, multiplied and connected most of the principal cities of Europe. The rich and famous were most appreciative of the great advancement in the comfort and speed of rail travel provided by Wagons-Lits. The first journey of the Siberian Express commenced on the 3rd December 1898 taking 6 nights to reach its destination.