TRAIL is the (university) research school active in the fields of TRAnsport, Infrastructure, and Logistics.

You can visit us:
TRAIL Research School
Jaffalaan 5
Room B3.060
2628 BX

Postal address:
PO Box 5017
2600 GA Delft
Phone: (+31)015-2786046
General e-mail: info@rstrail.nl

TRAIL has three core activities:

  • providing education at Ph.D. level,
  • initiating and conducting scientific and applied scientific research,
  • engaging in the transfer and exchange of knowledge.

Within TRAIL, Erasmus University of Rotterdam, Delft University of Technology, Eindhoven University of Technology, University of Twente, Radboud University Nijmegen and the University of Groningen collaborate. Eleven faculties and institutes (spanning the fields of economics, technology, policy and management, and the social and behavioural sciences) form a strong concentration of scientific experts in the fields of traffic and transport. Over 250 researchers, of whom 130 are PhD candidates, are active in TRAIL. TRAIL initiates and participates in research programs, collaborative arrangements with public and private parties, and other collaborative initatives that aim to connect scientific research and its applications in practice.

TRAIL Year reports

Selected highlights and an overview of various developments on TRAIL’s Education, Research, and Knowledge Transfer activities.


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