List of Named Wagons-Lits Expresses

 

The following are a list of named CIWL expresses in Chronological order as well as their primary routes. Where the name served multiple destinations over the years (such as the Nord Express), the train in its original conception has been used.

Train

Route

Introduced

Train Eclair

Paris-Vienna

1882

Calais-Nice-Rome Express

Calais-Paris-Nice-Rome

1883

Orient Express

Paris-Istanbul

1883

Calais-Nice Express

Calais-Paris-Nice

1884

Calais-Méditerranée Express

London-Calais-Paris-Nice

1886

Trouville Express

Paris-Trouville

1886

Sud Express

Paris-Madrid and Lissbon

1887

Club Train

London-Dover-Calais-Paris

1889

Hendaye-Luchon Express

Hendaye-Luchon

1889

Marseille-Nice Express

Marseille-Nice

1889

Méditerranée Express

Paris-Lyon-Marseille-San Remo

1889

Paris-Bordeaux Express

Paris-Bordeaux

1889

Peninsular Express

Calais-Brindisi

1890

Rome Express

Calais-Paris-Florence and Rome

1890

Pyrénées Express

Paris-Biarritz and Luchon

1891

Suisse Express

Calais-Laon-Reims-Lucerne

1891

Ostende-Wien Express

Ostend-Vienna

1894

Calais-Interlaken-Engadine Express

Calais-Interlaken and Coire

1895

Ostende-Karlsbad Express

Ostend-Carlsbad

1895

Ostende-Wien-Constantza Express

Ostend-Vienna-Constanța

1895

Ostende-Wien-Triëst Express

Ostend-Vienna-Triëst

1895

Gibraltar Express

Paris-Algeciras

1896

Nord Express

Ostend and Paris-Berlin-St. Petersburg

1896

Wien-Nizza-Cannes Express

Vienna-Nice-Cannes

1896

Bombay Express

Calais-Marseille

1897

Nord Süd Brenner Express

Berlin-Verona-Milan-Cannes

1897

Riviera Express

Marseille-Menton

1897

Caïro-Luxor Express

Caïro-Luxor

1898

Luchon Express

Paris-Luchon

1898

St.Petersburg-Wien-Nice-Cannes Express

St.Petersburg-Vienna-Nice-Cannes

1898

Royan Express

Paris-Royan

1898

Trans-Siberian Express

Moscow-Tomsk

1898

Amsterdam-Mons Express

Amsterdam and The Hague-Mons

1899

Berlin-Budapest(Oriënt) Express

Berlin-Budapest-Constantinopel

1900

Carlsbad Express

Paris-Carlsbad

1900

New York Express

Paris-Cherbourg

1900

Transatlantique Express

Paris-Le Havre

1900

Amsterdam-Engadine Express

Amsterdam-Frankfurt-Basle-Coire

1901

Berlin-Schweiz Express

Berlin-Switzerland

1901

Ostende-Suisse Express

Ostend-Strassburg-Basle-Lucerne

1901

Berlin-Neapel Express

Berlin-Napels

1902

Napoli-Palermo Express

Napels-Palermo

1902

Tunis-Oran Express

Tunis-Constantine-Algiers-Oran

1902

Paris-Aix les Bains Express

Paris-Aix-les-Bains

1903

Berlin-Marienbad-Karlsbad-Wien Express

Berlin-Mariënbad-Karlsbad-Vienna

1904

Cabourg Express

Paris-Cabourg

1904

Dauphiné-Savoie Express

Paris-Evian and Chambéry and Geneva

1904

Oberland-Léman Express

Paris-Saint-Maurice and Berne

1904

Paris-Barcelone Express

Paris-Barcelona

1904

Vichy Express

Paris-Vichy

1904

Oberland Express

Calais-Paris-Interlaken

1906

Simplon Express

Calais-Paris-Milan-Venice

1906

Ägypten Express

Berlin-Napels

1907

Berlin-Karlsbad-Marienbad Express

Berlin-Karlsbad-Mariënbad

1907

Danmark Express

Berlin-Warnemünde-Gedser-Kopenhagen

1907

LLoyd Express

Hamburg-Genoa

1908

Roma-Firenze-Cannes Express

Rome-Florence-Cannes

1908

Côte d'Argent Express

Paris-Biarritz-Hendaye

1910

Ostende-Bad Kissingen Express

Ostend-Bad Kissingen

1910

Andalus Express

Madrid-Sevilla

1911

Berlin-Engadin Express

Berlin-Basle-Coire

1911

Gotthard Express

Berlin-Basle-Milan-Genoa

1911

LLoyd & Riviera Express

Hamburg-Genoa and Berlin-Ventimiglia

1911

Maroc Express

Madrid-Algeciras

1911

Wien-Roma-Napoli Express

Vienna-Rome-Napels-Palermo and Taormina

1911

Berlin-Tirol-Roma Express

Berlin-Merano-Rome

1912

Wien-Tirol-Riviera Express

Vienna-Bolzano-Cannes

1913

Simplon Oriënt Express

Calais-Paris-Milan-Triëst-Bucharest and Istanbul and Athens

1919

Boulogne/Paris/Ostende-Strasbourg-Vienne Express

Boulogne and Paris and Ostend-Strassburg-Vienna

1920

Boulogne/Paris/Ostende-Strasbourg-Prague-Varsovie Express

Boulogne and Paris and Ostend-Prague-Warschau

1920

Paris-Carlsbad-Prague Express

Paris-Carlsbad-Prague

1921

Pyrénées Côte d'Argent Express

Paris-Biarritz-Irun

1921

Trans Mandchuria Express

Vladivostok-Harbin-Changchun

1921

Trouville Deauville Express

Paris-Trouville-Deauville

1923

Wien-San Remo-Nizza-Cannes Express

Vienna-San Remo-Nice-Cannes

1923

Suisse Arlberg Express

Paris and Calais-Vienna

1924

Engadine Express

Paris and Calais-Coire

1925

Milano-Nizza Express

Milan-San Remo-Cannes

1925

Golden Arrow/Flèche d'Or

Paris-London

1926

Milano-Montecatini Express

Milan-Montecatini

1926

Milano-Venezia Express

Milan-Venice

1926

Anatolie Express

Haydarpaşa-Ankara

1927

Calais-Bruxelles Pullman Express

Calais-Brussels

1927

Deauville Pullman Express

Paris-Deauville

1927

Étoile du Nord

Paris-Amsterdam

1927

Gotthard Pullman Express

Basle-Zürich-Milan

1927

London Vichy Pullman Express

Boulogne-Vichy

1927

Milano-Ancona Pullman Express

Milan-Ancona

1927

Torino-Nizza-Cannes Pullman Express

Turin-Nice-Cannes

1927

Edelweiss

Amsterdam-Basle-Lucerne

1928

Paris-Côte Belge Pullman Express

Paris-Ostend-Blankenberge-Knokke

1928

Torino-Venezia Pullman Express

Turin-Venice

1928

Andalus Pullman Express

Granada-Sevilla-Malaga

1929

Barcelone Express

Paris-Barcelona

1929

Carpati Pullman Express

Bucharest-Brasov

1929

Dunarea Pullman Express

Bucharest-Galatz

1929

L'Oiseau Bleu

Antwerp-Paris

1929

Ostende-Köln Pullman Express

Ostend-Cologne

1929

Côte d'Azur Pullman Express

Paris-Ventimiglia

1929

Roma-Napoli Pullman Express

Rome-Napels

1929

Star of Egypt

Caïro-Luxor-Shallal

1929

Sunshine Pullman Express

Caïro-Luxor-Shallal

1929

Taurus Express

Haydarpaşa-Rayak-Bagdad

1930

Arlberg Oriënt Express

Paris and Calais-Vienna-Bucharest

1931

Golden Mountain Pullman Express

Montreux-Zweisimmen

1931

Riviera-Napoli Express

Berlin and Amsterdam-Cannes-Ventimiglia-Rapallo-Napels

1931

Danubiu Pullman Express

Boekarest-Galatz

1932

Fulger Regele Carol I

Bucharest-Constanța

1933

P & O Overland Express

London-Calais-Marseille

1935

Nederlandse LLoyd Express

The Hague-Paris-Turin-Genoa

1936

Night Ferry

London-Paris

1936

Rotterdamsche LLoyd Express

Rotterdam-Marseille

1936

Tirol Express

Paris-Salzburg

1936

Cataluña Express

Madrid-Barcelona

1943

Lusitania Express

Madrid-Lissabon

1943

Ankara Express

Haydarpaşa-Ankara

1945

Puerta del Sol

Paris-Madrid

1969