The three levels of membership (management executives, senior and young researchers – graduates, post graduates) are involved in ECTRI’s activities according to the content.

Process-oriented as well as Thematic Groups have been set up. Moreover, Task Forces have been created, among them a task force engaged in launching an open access European journal dedicated to transport.

ECTRI also supports or participates in some European Projects and several of its members are involved in a number of International activities.

Furthermore, ECTRI organizes together with FEHRL and FERSI the Young Researchers Seminars and participates in numerous conferences.