Two core night trains (reinstated Paris-Venezia and new Beograd-Sofia) are connected by new daytime EC services Venezia-Beograd and Sofia-Istanbul to give daily direct sleeping cars from Paris to Istanbul and Thessaloniki via 5 European capitals. Portion working provides overnight services from Paris to Milano, Firenze, Roma and Skopje. Key shunts are at Milano C (terminating … Continue reading EN 2: PARIS-ISTANBUL