• General Discussion - Passenger Rail

  • General discussion of passenger rail proposals and systems not otherwise covered in the specific forums in this category, including high speed rail.
General discussion of passenger rail proposals and systems not otherwise covered in the specific forums in this category, including high speed rail.

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README: Thread Links to Proposed HSR/IC/Passenger Systems
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README: Thread Links to Operating/Approved Commuter Systems
by Jeff Smith  - 
0 Replies 
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Rocky Mountaineer will launch a new train journey in the USA for 2021
by Jeff Smith  - 
3 Replies 
 176 Views
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Atlanta Light Rail Streetcar & Beltline Project
by superbad  - 
55 Replies 
 40569 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
UP Being Taken to STB Over Tennessee Pass
by John_Perkowski  - 
22 Replies 
 3384 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
TWILIGHT RAIL: Grade School Project
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
15 Replies 
 1007 Views
 by daybeers
 
Post COVID - Passenger Rail
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
30 Replies 
 1548 Views
 by eolesen
 
Reclining Seat Coach trains effects
by urr304  - 
0 Replies 
 88 Views
 by urr304
 
Atlanta MARTA Tilford Northwest Line Extension
by GojiMet86  - 
7 Replies 
 415 Views
 by electricron
 
Nevada State Rail Plan
by Pensyfan19  - 
3 Replies 
 325 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Secretary Buttigieg speech to DOT
by John_Perkowski  - 
27 Replies 
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 by eolesen
 
The All Stops Local
by Pensyfan19  - 
20 Replies 
 2519 Views
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SEHSR Southeast High Speed Rail Corridor
by villager  - 
327 Replies 
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 by Bob Roberts
 
Bernard or Schollhorn ticket punches
by jsexton  - 
0 Replies 
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New product idea- Passenger Rail Vehicle Safety Nets
by cododd  - 
17 Replies 
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 by D Alex
 
Ottawa Light Rail
by lpetrich  - 
22 Replies 
 7278 Views
 by ClintonDesveaux
 
Comparing UK to Amtrak's NEC
by electricron  - 
3 Replies 
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 by David Benton
 
Foreign High Speed Rail Companies in the U.S.
by Pensyfan19  - 
20 Replies 
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 by ConstanceR46
 
4 Replies 
 587 Views
 by urr304
 
NCDOT auction for RBBX cars
by John_Perkowski  - 
2 Replies 
 490 Views
 by R36 Combine Coach
 
Binghamton NY - New York City NYC Passenger Rail Discussion
by trainhq  - 
591 Replies 
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Buttigieg nominee for Secretary of Transportation
by John_Perkowski  - 
51 Replies 
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Public Transportation in the U.S.
by Pensyfan19  - 
9 Replies 
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1 Replies 
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Coupon Stations?
by BAR  - 
7 Replies 
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 by ExCon90
 
7 Replies 
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 by ExCon90
 
HR 8926 - American High Speed Rail Act
by FatNoah  - 
4 Replies 
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 by ziggyzack1234
 
X-Train: Las Vegas Railway Express / United Rail
by goodnightjohnwayne  - 
64 Replies 
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Italy high-speed-rail construction continues
by lpetrich  - 
1 Replies 
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 by lpetrich
 
Texas Central HSR (Houston - DFW Dallas Fort Worth)
by kaitoku  - 
204 Replies 
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 by Jadebenn
 
Last passenger train to a particular city
by Anthony  - 
41 Replies 
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 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Biden administration: "Build Back Better" and transit
by mtuandrew  - 
12 Replies 
 1423 Views
 by David Benton
 
The Defense Production Act and rail infrastructure.
by STrRedWolf  - 
11 Replies 
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 by scratchyX1
 
5 Replies 
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 by Cycnus
 
Pullman bedrooms vs compartments?
by Alphaboi  - 
3 Replies 
 452 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
New TSA Rules Could Affect Railfanning
by Pensyfan19  - 
15 Replies 
 1469 Views
 by Literalman
 
Australia's West Coast Wilderness Railway
by Mollie  - 
5 Replies 
 501 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
How's My Driving?
by Pensyfan19  - 
7 Replies 
 650 Views
 by eolesen
 
HART: Hawaii Rail Systems (was Light rail coming to Hawaii)
by neroden  - 
40 Replies 
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 by electricron
 
reduction in passenger trains durring 1918 plague?
by NRGeep  - 
5 Replies 
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 by WhartonAndNorthern
 
Calgary northwest light-rail extension opens
by lpetrich  - 
2 Replies 
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Edmonton Transit Service
by lpetrich  - 
5 Replies 
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 by lpetrich
 
Albuquerque New Mexico Rail Runner Railrunner
by AmtrakPhill629  - 
158 Replies 
 68270 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
New York Real Estate Woes - They Impact Rail
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
9 Replies 
 869 Views
 by eolesen
 
Denver Area Light and Heavy Rail (RTD) systems
by arnstg  - 
181 Replies 
 77255 Views
 by lpetrich
 
Western Wild Fires
by GWoodle  - 
6 Replies 
 2332 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
Last passenger train to Casper, Wyoming?
by railgeekteen  - 
2 Replies 
 393 Views
 by CarterB
 
Vote for the World's Ugliest Train - Just for Fun
by bostontrainguy  - 
38 Replies 
 4380 Views
 by west point
 
Is Fluting Dead?
by bostontrainguy  - 
13 Replies 
 1083 Views
 by RRspatch
 
Why no center platform at busy stations.
by David Benton  - 
23 Replies 
 1927 Views
 by electricron
 
Tour of Cincinnati Abandoned Subway
by bostontrainguy  - 
12 Replies 
 3446 Views
 by ExCon90
 
Historic Hyannis Roundhouse Saved
by bostontrainguy  - 
5 Replies 
 1554 Views
 by Falmouth Secondary to Otis
 
Massachusetts Bond Bill Provides 50 Million for East-West Rail Project
by bostontrainguy  - 
2 Replies 
 568 Views
 by electricron
 
Scenic Attractions available by RAIL ONLY
by marco  - 
27 Replies 
 1715 Views
 by bostontrainguy
 
What are your favorite and least favorite passenger rail experiences?
by SouthernRailway  - 
20 Replies 
 2116 Views
 by electricron
 
Trip Report: Australia's Indian Pacific
by Mollie  - 
1 Replies 
 265 Views
 by David Benton
 
6 Replies 
 631 Views
 by mtuandrew
 
Will we ever see another all-Pullman passenger train?
by Westernstar1  - 
30 Replies 
 3050 Views
 by Alphaboi
 
India Railways Bids to Run Private Passenger Trains
by Pensyfan19  - 
3 Replies 
 403 Views
 by David Benton
 
They Got Away!!! Trains discontinued before we rode
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
35 Replies 
 4875 Views
 by GSC
 
Lincoln Funeral Train
by GSC  - 
3 Replies 
 390 Views
 by bostontrainguy
 
Should Transit (and Amtrak) be Free to Use?
by bostontrainguy  - 
13 Replies 
 781 Views
 by gprimr1
 
Eau Claire - Minneapolis Passenger Rail Proposal
by Jeff Smith  - 
21 Replies 
 4392 Views
 by west point
 
Why weren’t open-section sleepers replaced by private room cars sooner?
by SouthernRailway  - 
18 Replies 
 2612 Views
 by Alphaboi
 
All Aboard Washington
by Pensyfan19  - 
13 Replies 
 1099 Views
 by eolesen
 
Barber shops on passenger trains?
by SouthernRailway  - 
15 Replies 
 5730 Views
 by urr304
 
Article on LD cuts (Railway Age; RPA's New "House Organ"?)
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
0 Replies 
 573 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Parallel vs perpendicular sleeping berths
by Alphaboi  - 
4 Replies 
 520 Views
 by STrRedWolf
 
Kansas City at Engineering Phase of Reintroducing Streetcars
by John_Perkowski  - 
2 Replies 
 808 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
LA: Baton Rouge - New Orleans Commuter Rail
by Jeff Smith  - 
8 Replies 
 3520 Views
 by njtmnrrbuff
 
Bills supporting Intercity Rail Service
by Pensyfan19  - 
3 Replies 
 767 Views
 by dgvrengineer
 
Why did the Soo run mixed trains as late as the 1980s?
by SouthernRailway  - 
14 Replies 
 1719 Views
 by ohioriverrailway
 
Another old timetable question
by charlesriverbranch  - 
3 Replies 
 794 Views
 by edbear
 
Seattle, Washington: Sound Transit
by superbad  - 
85 Replies 
 56320 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
WFH and Passenger Rail (Throw In Airlines)
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
26 Replies 
 3804 Views
 by STrRedWolf
 
5 Replies 
 3047 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Atlanta Light Rail: Greenbriar Mall to MARTA’s Oakland City station
by Jeff Smith  - 
0 Replies 
 531 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Phoenix, Mesa and Glendale, AZ: Valley Metro Light Rail
by NJTRailfan  - 
48 Replies 
 38581 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Seattle South Lake Union Streetcar Proposal
by railfanofewu  - 
2 Replies 
 1639 Views
 by RRspatch
 
AllEarth Rail / Vermont Commuter Rail
by Jeff Smith  - 
113 Replies 
 44078 Views
 by Tadman
 
13 Replies 
 1108 Views
 by kato
 
DART - Dallas Area Rapid Transit
by electricron  - 
45 Replies 
 26641 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Las Vegas Monorail
by DutchRailnut  - 
8 Replies 
 2360 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
Favorite Locomotive
by Pensyfan19  - 
15 Replies 
 1393 Views
 by D Alex
 
Take the Central to the Fair!
by charlesriverbranch  - 
1 Replies 
 806 Views
 by edbear
 
General US High Speed Rail Discussion
by max  - 
424 Replies 
 23786 Views
 by scratchyX
 
Mixed Trains in North America
by Pensyfan19  - 
40 Replies 
 5808 Views
 by R36 Combine Coach
 
14 Replies 
 3025 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Travel & Leisure Mag: 13 Virtual Train Rides From Around the World
by mtuandrew  - 
0 Replies 
 726 Views
 by mtuandrew
 
South Carolina and Passenger Rail
by Bob Roberts  - 
22 Replies 
 6675 Views
 by SouthernRailway
 
AMTRAK, MTA, NJ TRANSIT & PORT AUTHORITY LAUNCH #SOUNDTHEHORN CAMPAIGN
by ThirdRail7  - 
3 Replies 
 903 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
What was the worst pre-Amtrak passenger railroad and why?
by SouthernRailway  - 
13 Replies 
 3732 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
"Room With a View", Anyone?
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
4 Replies 
 1317 Views
 by bdawe
 
Ye Olde Auto-Train
by bdawe  - 
2 Replies 
 1439 Views
 by Patrick Boylan
 
Seat 61
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
0 Replies 
 1554 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
American RegioSprinter tour 1997
by Pensyfan19  - 
4 Replies 
 2216 Views
 by wigwagfan
 
Esch-Cummins Act anniversary
by Pensyfan19  - 
4 Replies 
 1369 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Train To The Plane
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
29 Replies 
 6468 Views
 by wigwagfan
 
Atlanta - Birmingham - Dallas High Speed Rail
by Jeff Smith  - 
13 Replies 
 2042 Views
 by electricron
 
Philadelphia Area (General)
by chewchewcharli  - 
3 Replies 
 1778 Views
 by chewchewcharli
 
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