The name RENFE is derived from that of the former Spanish National Railway Network, RENFE (acronym of Red Nacional de los Ferrocarriles Españoles) created on 24 January 1941 with the nationalization of Spain's railways. As per EU Directive 91/440, RENFE was divided into Renfe Operadora (operations) and ADIF (infrastructure) on 1 January 2005. At the same time, the existing RENFE double-
Rail transport in Spain operates on four rail gauges and services are operated by a variety of private and public operators. The total route length in 2008 was 15,288 km (8,847 km electrified)
Most railways are operated by RENFE; metre and narrow-
Spain is a member of the International Union of Railways (UIC). The UIC Country Code for Spain is 71.
Empresas de Construcciones ferroviarios
Trains on Mallorca