Thalys

  • 17 PBKA four-voltage train (Paris-Brussels-Cologne-Amsterdam) operate on the whole Thalys network. 6 belong to SNCF, 7 to SNCB, 2 to NS, 2 to DB.
  • 9 PBA tri-voltage train (Paris-Brussels-Amsterdam) owned by SNCF and operated between Paris and Amsterdam.

Thalys

  • PBKA train:
    • supply voltages ( 25kV 50Hz AC, 1.5kV DC, 3kV DC and 15kV 16.7Hz AC)
    • 7 signalling systems (TVM, KVB, ATB, TBL, TBL2, INDUSI, LZB)
  • PBA train:
    • 3 supply voltages ( 25kV 50Hz AC, 1.5kV DC, 3kV DC)
    • 4 signalling systems (TVM, KVB, ATB, TBL)
  • Every train has 8 synchronous AC traction engines, producing 8.800 kW. Has a weight 385 tons. Is 200 meters long. Has a capacity of 377 seats (120 in Confort 1 and 257 in Confort 2)
  • All train can be coupled.