• 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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He’s still on the masthead…
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README: Thread Links to Proposed HSR/IC/Passenger Systems
by Jeff Smith  - 
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README: Thread Links to Operating/Approved Commuter Systems
by Jeff Smith  - 
0 Replies 
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Single track rapid transit
by Tallguy  - 
19 Replies 
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Fastest passenger train service in the US (excluding Amtrak)
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15 Replies 
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LA: Baton Rouge - New Orleans Commuter Rail
by Jeff Smith  - 
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HART: Hawaii Rail Systems (was Light rail coming to Hawaii)
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42 Replies 
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This Really Sucks
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4 Replies 
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Seattle, Washington: Sound Transit
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95 Replies 
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Portland, Maine - Commuter Rail via Grand Trunk
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22 Replies 
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Electrification costs 600v DC vs 25 kV AC
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16 Replies 
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Number of doors per rail car
by flexliner  - 
33 Replies 
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Feds to spend $1.7B to make rail stations accessible
by Ken W2KB  - 
9 Replies 
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Ottawa Light Rail
by lpetrich  - 
26 Replies 
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Texas Central HSR (Houston - DFW Dallas Fort Worth)
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266 Replies 
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Baltimore Red line 2: the quickening
by scratchyX1  - 
0 Replies 
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AllEarth Rail / Vermont Commuter Rail
by Jeff Smith  - 
122 Replies 
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Study, Wilkesbarre to Philly Passenger service.
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Rolling Stock Solutions: the F40PH Leasing Company!
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Passenger tracks removed and replaced
by twropr  - 
2 Replies 
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HSR - Use What We Got
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
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,Was this a printer's error or an actual RR?
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“Transforming Rail in Virginia”
by davinp  - 
73 Replies 
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NLX Northern Lights Express HSR MN Duluth-Twin Cities
by Jeff Smith  - 
94 Replies 
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Rocky Mountaineer Returns for 2022
by GWoodle  - 
0 Replies 
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What's important for the disabled and variously impaired
by Myrtone  - 
19 Replies 
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Japan Rail West debuts prototype Gundam robot for catenary maintenance
by STrRedWolf  - 
1 Replies 
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Tesla LRV?
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9 Replies 
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Mask Mandate Struck Down
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Senate Unanimously Approves Making Daylight Savings Time Permanent
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21 Replies 
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Ameristar idea for B and P tunnel replace
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Would You Give Up Your Auto?
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75 Replies 
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Minimum Train Rollaway Gradient?
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NOT APRIL 1st - Cog Railway Plans to Offer Sleeper Car Service!
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Yardlimits.com
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UP Being Taken to STB Over Tennessee Pass
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35 Replies 
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Passenger information survey
by marc224  - 
9 Replies 
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Stadler to supply MARTA's new railcars
by MattW  - 
20 Replies 
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Mixed Trains in North America
by Pensyfan19  - 
42 Replies 
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16 Replies 
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Freight trains carrying passengers!?
by charlesriverbranch  - 
9 Replies 
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Honolulu's rail project plagued with wheels too thin and tracks too wide
by bostontrainguy  - 
17 Replies 
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Spain continues to build high-speed lines
by lpetrich  - 
7 Replies 
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TGV-line expansion plans: Le Havre, Toulouse, Perpignan
by lpetrich  - 
0 Replies 
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6 Replies 
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MARTA Atlanta GA - South Expansion Clayton and Henry County
by Jeff Smith  - 
13 Replies 
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SEHSR Southeast High Speed Rail Corridor
by villager  - 
342 Replies 
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connecting commuter rail lines
by NRGeep  - 
60 Replies 
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Rocky Mountaineer will launch a new train journey in the USA for 2021
by Jeff Smith  - 
25 Replies 
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Airport light-rail systems: "people movers"
by lpetrich  - 
26 Replies 
 3189 Views
 by andrewjw
 
Washington to Baltimore: maglev or hyperloop?
by kitchin  - 
84 Replies 
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 by mmi16
 
LYNX - Charlotte NC Light Rail (CATS, NS, NCRR)
by jtbell  - 
62 Replies 
 40431 Views
 by Bob Roberts
 
Denver Area Light and Heavy Rail (RTD) systems
by arnstg  - 
185 Replies 
 83736 Views
 by lpetrich
 
UK Vivarail D-Train to be tested in US cities
by GojiMet86  - 
28 Replies 
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0 Replies 
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 by Ken W2KB
 
Infrastructure package
by Roscoe P. Coaltrain  - 
4 Replies 
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US High-Speed Rail Coalition
by bostontrainguy  - 
1 Replies 
 574 Views
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Slide Show
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
1 Replies 
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European RRs
by west point  - 
3 Replies 
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Waterbury button dies. Railroad?
by udoittwo  - 
3 Replies 
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10 Replies 
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Mexico City Metro elevated subway section collapses, 23 killed so far
by STrRedWolf  - 
25 Replies 
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 by STrRedWolf
 
Best Passenger Railroad service in the United States
by electricron  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Post COVID - Passenger Rail
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
111 Replies 
 12972 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Atlanta MARTA Tilford Northwest Line Extension
by GojiMet86  - 
13 Replies 
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? about old Erie Lackwanna MU car
by udoittwo  - 
6 Replies 
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 by ExCon90
 
Reclining Seat Coach trains effects
by urr304  - 
1 Replies 
 9201 Views
 by ExCon90
 
FY 2022 Us DOT Budget Proposal, including Transit and Amtrak
by John_Perkowski  - 
0 Replies 
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 by John_Perkowski
 
"Who Shot The Passenger Train?" Available On-Line
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
4 Replies 
 1026 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Guess while I'm asking questions, I have one about a PRR ticket
by udoittwo  - 
2 Replies 
 622 Views
 by udoittwo
 
Trolley Pole v. Pantograph
by Yellowspoon  - 
58 Replies 
 17992 Views
 by Allouette
 
France bans flights that trains would take under 2.5 hours to do
by STrRedWolf  - 
25 Replies 
 2837 Views
 by west point
 
ADMIN ANNOUNCEMENT: REAL ID
by John_Perkowski  - 
0 Replies 
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 by John_Perkowski
 
31 Replies 
 3721 Views
 by ExCon90
 
Revenue sharing joint trains pre-Amtrak
by urr304  - 
8 Replies 
 8842 Views
 by JimBoylan
 
Triangle (North Carolina) Transit
by Bob Roberts  - 
10 Replies 
 10932 Views
 by Bob Roberts
 
"Room With a View", Anyone?
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
11 Replies 
 2612 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
FOR SALE: The Iowa Pacific Passenger Fleet
by John_Perkowski  - 
2 Replies 
 1172 Views
 by eolesen
 
Abandoned Train Stations - Worldwide
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
2 Replies 
 901 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Atlanta Light Rail Streetcar & Beltline Project
by superbad  - 
57 Replies 
 44507 Views
 by MattW
 
TWILIGHT RAIL: Grade School Project
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
16 Replies 
 2192 Views
 by gp80mac
 
Nevada State Rail Plan
by Pensyfan19  - 
3 Replies 
 964 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Secretary Buttigieg speech to DOT
by John_Perkowski  - 
27 Replies 
 4736 Views
 by eolesen
 
The All Stops Local
by Pensyfan19  - 
20 Replies 
 3558 Views
 by electricron
 
Bernard or Schollhorn ticket punches
by jsexton  - 
0 Replies 
 510 Views
 by jsexton
 
New product idea- Passenger Rail Vehicle Safety Nets
by cododd  - 
17 Replies 
 2445 Views
 by D Alex
 
Comparing UK to Amtrak's NEC
by electricron  - 
3 Replies 
 1187 Views
 by David Benton
 
Foreign High Speed Rail Companies in the U.S.
by Pensyfan19  - 
20 Replies 
 3910 Views
 by ConstanceR46
 
4 Replies 
 1193 Views
 by urr304
 
NCDOT auction for RBBX cars
by John_Perkowski  - 
2 Replies 
 1117 Views
 by R36 Combine Coach
 
Binghamton NY - New York City NYC Passenger Rail Discussion
by trainhq  - 
591 Replies 
 83757 Views
 by ExCon90
 
Buttigieg nominee for Secretary of Transportation
by John_Perkowski  - 
51 Replies 
 8330 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Public Transportation in the U.S.
by Pensyfan19  - 
9 Replies 
 1657 Views
 by eolesen
 
1 Replies 
 703 Views
 by NS VIA FAN
 
Coupon Stations?
by BAR  - 
7 Replies 
 1358 Views
 by ExCon90
 
7 Replies 
 1206 Views
 by ExCon90
 
HR 8926 - American High Speed Rail Act
by FatNoah  - 
4 Replies 
 994 Views
 by ziggyzack1234
 
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