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Germany's New Crowdfunded Train Sounds Almost Too Good To Be True

All aboard a low-price, eco-friendly, vintage train that promises an experience as much as a journey.
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Locomore

What’s more important in your travels: speed or price? A new, crowdfunded entrant in Germany’s passenger rail scene is betting on the latter, offering low-price but slightly slower than average rail services across the country.

Serving the 370-mile route between Berlin and Stuttgart since Wednesday, the Locomore company takes about an hour longer to complete its journey than Deutsche Bahn, the main national carrier. But Locomore is arguably as much about lifestyle choices and community as it is about transit.