Representing railway workers around the world. Railway workers include train drivers, engineers, guards, control officers, signal staff, yard officials, shunters, rolling stock and track maintenance workers, cleaners, caterers, ticket staff and customer service professionals.

We fight for the rights of railway workers through:

We share information and coordinate action to combat the negative effects of restructuring, privatisation and outsourcing. Find out more about what we do below.

About us

What we do

The ITF railway workers’ section brings together affiliated unions from around the world.


Our people

The railway workers’ section represents 1.3 million workers in 177 unions around the world. The…


Contact us

Get in touch with the ITF inland transport team