Rail transport
Rail transport is a means of conveyance of passengers and goods, by way of wheeled vehicles running on rails. It is also commonly referred to as train transport. In contrast to road transport, where v...
Rail transport - Wikipedia
Russia: Child pulled away from oncoming train moments before collision - YouTube
A three-year-old child has pulled away from an oncoming train moments before the collision in the Krasnodar Krai region on Wednesday.
Amtrak derailment: 7 injured in Vermont
An Amtrak passenger train derailed in Northfield, Vermont, injuring seven people, officials said. There were no fatalities.Dana Huoppi, a spokeswoman with the Montpelier Fire Department, said at least...
A High-Speed Rail From L.A. To Las Vegas? China Says It's Partnering With U.S. To Build
For decades private developers and entrepreneurs have periodically announced bold plans to run high-speed trains between Las Vegas and Los Angeles. None have gotten anywhere because they lacked money ...
How one German millennial chose to live on trains rather than pay rent
"It's like being on vacation all the time." COLOGNE, Germany — When others get off the train to finally go home, Leonie Müller stays behind. That's because she already is home: The train is her apartm...
Russia unveils plans for high speed railway and superhighway to connect Europe and America
Plans for a new high-speed transport corridor that could potentially link London and New York by rail and superhighway have been unveiled. The idea, dubbed the Trans-Eurasian Belt Development (TERP), ...
First hydrogen powered tram developed in China
Trams fueled by hydrogen could soon be appearing on the streets of China. The country has mastered the technique of using this clean energy source, which has been widely used elsewhere for cars and ot...
36 Once-In-A-Lifetime Train Trips To Add To Your Bucket List
Somewhere outside of El Paso, the setting sun began to cast dark shadows over our train, making it impossible to focus on the faded pages of a book I don't think I ever finished. Looking up, I watched...
Amazing Trains Through Nature Landscapes
If you are not in a rush to get to your destination and would like an experience of a different kind with more comfortable, relaxed, clean and green travel choice, take a luxury train!
Trains Through Winter Landscapes
This time I want to introduce you to an exceptional connection of snow, nature and trains
Amazing Pictures Of Trains
Whether you are a trainspotter or just admire beautiful pictures you are going to love our collection of 20 amazing pictures of trains.
An inside look at the Venice Simplon Orient Express, The Worlds most famous luxury train. Shown on Blue Peter with Konnie Huq and Gethin Jones.
The track on a railway or railroad, also known as the permanent way, is the structure consisting of the rails, fasteners, railroad ties (sleepers, British English) and ballast (or slab track), plus th...
Trackage - Wikipedia
Gravity railroad
A gravity railroad (American English) or gravity railway (British English) is a railroad on a slope that allow cars carrying minerals or passengers to coast down the slope by the force of gravity alon...
Gravity railroad - Wikipedia
Railroad shopmen
Railroad shopmen were employees of railroad companies charged with the construction, repair, and maintenance of the company's rolling stock. At the turn of the 20th Century, approximately one-fifth of...
Railroad shopmen - Wikipedia
Kalamboli railway station
Kalamboli is a railway station on the Vasai Road - Diva - Panvel route of the Central Line, of the Mumbai Suburban Railway network.
Kopar railway station
Kopar is a railway station in Kopar Road, Dombivili on the Dahanu Road - Diva - Panvel route of the Central Line, of the Mumbai Suburban Railway network. It is a mini-junction connecting the Central L...
Kopar railway station - Wikipedia
History of rail transport in Pakistan
Pakistan has a rich railway heritage spanning almost 200 years which it owes the British. It was in 1847 when the first railway was imagined but it was not until 1861 when it came into existence in th...
History of rail transport in Pakistan - Wikipedia
Railroad police
Railroad police or Railway police (called Bahnpolizei in Germany, Austria and the German-speaking parts of Switzerland) are different from one country to another. Their roles in some countries are not...
Railroad police - Wikipedia
A switcher or shunter (Great Britain: shunter; Australia: shunter or yard pilot; USA: switcher or switch engine, except Pennsylvania Railroad: shifter) is a small railroad locomotive intended not for ...
Switcher - Wikipedia