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Re: TAR24 Transportation
« Reply #100 on: April 25, 2014, 08:56:21 PM »
The rail travel schedules from Orvieto, Italy to Luzern, Suisse are both interesting and surprising. All the early morning departures involve backtracking to Rome. Then to Milan to Chiazzo (from the released press photos) to Arth-Goldbau to Luzern.

There is one connection that leaves Orvieto about 12:30 pm that goes to Florence, then Milian, then Chiasso, then Arth-Goldbau then to Luzern. This particular connection arrives at approx. 10:20 pm. There are some screen shots from the preview that show a town square after sunset. So this connection could work with a HoO in Luzern upon arrival. The route info task of cleaning the hotel room in the AM. It would be interesting if teams had to clean their own rooms or production rooms....lol.

You spelled Swiss wrong.

Google shows a possible route via Orte and Milan, getting there at 8:44am. They can do tasks in Chiasso in daylight, and then proceed to Lucerne and do a night leg.

https://www.google.com.sg/maps/dir/Orvieto+TR,+Italy/Chiasso,+Switzerland/@44.7748883,10.7072576,6z/am=t/data=!3m1!4b1!4m18!4m17!1m5!1m1!1s0x132ecd06ba76106b:0x52122993d30fa840!2m2!1d12.1107446!2d42.7185068!1m5!1m1!1s0x478682cad3d73e45:0x798f6d252cd82e6!2m2!1d9.0270226!2d45.8349334!2m3!6e4!7e2!8j1385925300!3e3
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Re: TAR24 Transportation
« Reply #101 on: May 05, 2014, 08:29:32 AM »
Leg 10 flights

Dave/Connor and Leo/Jamal
LX2146 ZRH-VLC 17:04 (12/2) - 18:50 (12/2) (scheduled 17:05-19:05)
YW8844 VLC-SVQ 20:28 (12/2) - 21:28 (12/2) (scheduled 20:25-21:25)

Other three teams
VY6249 ZRH-BCN 19:03 (12/2) - 20:39 (12/2) (scheduled 19:05-20:50)
VY2210 BCN-SVQ 07:18 (12/3) - 08:47 (12/3) (scheduled 07:10-08:45)

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Re: TAR24 Transportation
« Reply #102 on: May 16, 2014, 08:45:22 AM »
Can anyone figure out the trains from Rome to Chiasso?

We see the lead teams getting their tickets at 10.10am and just making the train.
Brendon/Rachel's ticket agent tells them they arrive at Chiasso at 1.55pm, but when they actually arrive the clocks show 3.25pm.
The cowboys get on a train at 11.20am, which fits with Train ES 9526 to Milan.

I can't get historical train times (maybe someone could?) but here's the closest I have:
Brendon/Rachel, Leo/Jamal, Dave/Connor, Caroline/Jennifer                  
   Train ES 9520 to Milan, 1020-1340
   Train EC 158 to Chiasso, 1410-1449
Jet/Cord                  
   Train ES 9526 to Milan, 1120-1440
   Train EC 20 to Chiasso, 1510-1549
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Re: TAR24 Transportation
« Reply #103 on: May 16, 2014, 08:55:49 AM »
Transportation to London

But first the teams left the previous Pit Stop in Plaza de Espana in Seville and took to Sevilla Santa Justa railway station (7-12 minute drive).

Train to Madrid
AVE2141 to Madrid Atocha, 1445 (12/4) - 1715 (12/4)
Transfer to Chamartin railway station, with 45 minute connection through local trains
IR23503 to Madrid Aeropuerto T4, 1826 (12/4) - 1840 (12/4)

Flight to London
BA465 MAD-LHR 2056 (12/4) - 2158 (12/4) (scheduled 2050-2215)


 

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