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Avelia Horizon - the world’s only double-deck very high-speed train

Beauty shot Alstom livery High-Speed Avelia

  • The only double-deck high-speed train in the world
  • Maximum speed of up to 350 km/h
  • Articulated for the best safety & comfort
  • Modularity for optimal passenger experience

Avelia Horizon™, the world’s only double-deck train running at over 300 km/h, offers high operational flexibility and guarantees the highest levels of safety and passenger experience, while reducing energy consumption and maintenance costs.

Flexibility and modularity

The Avelia Horizon power car allows higher flexibility in train configuration, permitting to easily add or remove passenger cars, in line with traffic evolution or other operational needs.  The passenger cars are designed to allow customisation of sections as well. In addition, the interiors of the passenger cars can be reconfigured in record time to offer wide flexibility to operators and passengers. 

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Interior view of the Avelia Horizon very high-speed train.
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The Avelia Horizon train can run over 300 km/h.

Reduced operating costs

Thanks to its articulated architecture, the Avelia Horizon reduces operating costs. Indeed, the train has fewer bogies, which count for 30% of the cost of preventive maintenance, and has a reduced weight compared with conventional architecture. Avelia Horizon offers up to 40% more capacity than a single deck train with the same level of service and comfort, and therefore offers the lowest investment and operational costs per seat.  

+20%
more capacity vs. previous generation of double-deck high-speed trains
-30%
energy consumption
740
passengers (in 200 m version)

Enhanced passenger experience 

The Avelia Horizon brings the experience of visiting the lounge car to a new level. A specific focus has been put on light management and passengers will enjoy the latest innovations in terms of connectivity. The train is easily accessible with the widest doors at the European platform level. Its articulated architecture provides a smooth and safe ride with less noise and vibrations. 

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Easy accessibility on Avelia Horizon.
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Designed for cross-border interoperability.

Truly cross-border

Avelia Horizon is compliant to TSI and designed for cross-border interoperability. The train integrates ERTMS and national signalling systems. It is designed to run with four different voltages.

-20%
acquisition costs
-20%
maintenance costs
  • Avelia Horizon for SNCF (France)

    Avelia Horizon for SNCF (France)

    100 very-high-speed trains ordered by SNCF in 2018 – optimizing TCO / seat