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Attention Southern California rail photographers: Full Rotem
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by lpetrich  - 
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ACE looking to switch to DMU's in the future?
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Metrolink conductor training
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BART two workers killed and strike
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1 Replies 
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ACE Name Change
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0 Replies 
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Metrolink F59 question
by WelshPete  - 
1 Replies 
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New LA Metro map released
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0 Replies 
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LACMTA Planning Philosophy
by joshg1  - 
2 Replies 
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Interesting Youtube video
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Possible Off Topic: Super Bowl Ad
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by Jeff Smith  - 
0 Replies 
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Service to Del Mar Races
by Ocala Mike  - 
1 Replies 
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Possible takeover of Amtrak San Joaquin by Altamont Regional
by Jeff Smith  - 
10 Replies 
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Sumitomo - Nippon Sharyo Bi-Level Cars
by Jeff Smith  - 
4 Replies 
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BART In Earthquake Conditions
by rail10  - 
1 Replies 
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BART escalators in downtown SF plagued by human waste
by amtrakowitz  - 
11 Replies 
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LA Metrolink to San Diego?
by lpetrich  - 
6 Replies 
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Railfanning San Diego?
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22 Replies 
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Downtown Pomona station Safety
by usroadman  - 
2 Replies 
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by njtmnrrbuff  - 
1 Replies 
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Caltrain punctuality question
by Tadman  - 
7 Replies 
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San Diego Green Line at Old Town
by Wingnut  - 
6 Replies 
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Altamont Commuter Express Trains (Videos)
by Fan Railer  - 
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Railfan View of the Caltrain Corridor From Northbound Trains
by Fan Railer  - 
0 Replies 
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CalTrain EMU proposal
by cpontani  - 
33 Replies 
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BART Welcomes You To San Francisco With Amazing Acceleration
by Fan Railer  - 
17 Replies 
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Concept drawings of new Metrolink cab cars
by superbad  - 
31 Replies 
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The finalists for the new BART railcars
by tommyboy6181  - 
17 Replies 
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Metrolink to Victorville
by gprimr1  - 
22 Replies 
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Railfanning Caltrain
by njtmnrrbuff  - 
17 Replies 
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MUNI Rollsign Quesiton
by lilbluefoxie  - 
3 Replies 
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Caltrain upgrades a step toward high-speed rail
by Forest Glen  - 
0 Replies 
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LA: Angels Flight fare goes up from 25¢ to 50¢
by amtrakowitz  - 
0 Replies 
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An Indictment of American Rail Travel??
by Jeff Smith  - 
62 Replies 
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Muni's Boeings
by Stephen  - 
16 Replies 
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A daily passenger train between LA and the Coachella Valley?
by Jeff Smith  - 
4 Replies 
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New definition for intermodal Man drives into Subway tunnel
by Jeff Smith  - 
4 Replies 
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BART/MUNI Fare Payment Question
by wots hater  - 
3 Replies 
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Bart Track Guage And Third Rail Voltage
by rail10  - 
2 Replies 
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BART preliminary bids are in
by tommyboy6181  - 
0 Replies 
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Caltrain hires VRE's Director of Operations
by davinp  - 
0 Replies 
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Chatsworth, Three Years Later
by NellieBly  - 
48 Replies 
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PCCs return to San Diego
by jwhite07  - 
13 Replies 
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Northbound Afternoon Baby Bullet Trainset Info
by Jersey_Mike  - 
8 Replies 
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Los Angeles Metro lines and modes
by Patrick Boylan  - 
18 Replies 
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Caltrain Chooses New Operator to Replace Amtrak
by jstolberg  - 
4 Replies 
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BART partnering with BMW to design new railcars
by tommyboy6181  - 
14 Replies 
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Pacific Surfliner now available to Coaster customers
by Jeff Smith  - 
3 Replies 
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SP Commute delay notice--1955
by ExCon90  - 
2 Replies 
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Switch installation
by mgbcab  - 
0 Replies 
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Need Trip Info Help
by Lady Penelope  - 
1 Replies 
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Amtrak SoCal Radio Channels
by sixty-six  - 
2 Replies 
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 by sixty-six
 
No seats on BART trains anymore...
by doepack  - 
8 Replies 
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BART and Earthquakes
by Disney Guy  - 
3 Replies 
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Bakersfield - Los Angeles hsr.
by David Benton  - 
9 Replies 
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BART West Dublin-Pleasanton Station to Open
by lpetrich  - 
1 Replies 
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Photography and Light Rail
by Spokker  - 
4 Replies 
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 by gprimr1
 
Transfer from San Joaquin to Sacramento RT?
by transit man  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Patrick Boylan
 
A good week on Caltrain !
by Head-end View  - 
4 Replies 
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San Francisco cable cars
by rail10  - 
35 Replies 
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BART Parking at Millbrae
by Head-end View  - 
8 Replies 
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Metro Red Line - Bridge in Tunnel
by phllax  - 
0 Replies 
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Report: Metrolink Most Dangerous Rail System in U.S.
by jersey_emt  - 
14 Replies 
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Oceanside Reconfiguration
by sixty-six  - 
9 Replies 
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Visiting, looking for lodging near a Metrolink station
by WelshPete  - 
3 Replies 
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 by WelshPete
 
BART Police shooting incident
by Milwaukee_F40C  - 
17 Replies 
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 by 3rdrail
 
Santa Clara Light Rail
by Head-end View  - 
17 Replies 
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LA Metrolink -- Advance Purchase
by ExCon90  - 
2 Replies 
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BART board elections
by pebbleworm  - 
1 Replies 
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SJ Merc: Brown, Whitman on Opposite Sides of HSR
by umtrr-author  - 
15 Replies 
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China offering to build CA HSR
by kaitoku  - 
29 Replies 
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 by george matthews
 
Union looses bid to oust camera's
by DutchRailnut  - 
1 Replies 
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BART News: Livermore Route Selected, etc.
by lpetrich  - 
3 Replies 
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California visit Sept.-Oct.
by ExCon90  - 
0 Replies 
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San Jose Airport PRT
by modorney  - 
0 Replies 
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 by modorney
 
computer malfunction on bart and la subway
by rail10  - 
4 Replies 
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Metrolink workers object to personality testing
by Bart78  - 
28 Replies 
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 by jb9152
 
Rail Jobs in CA
by UK Signaller  - 
2 Replies 
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 by adinnhall
 
Metrolink/Amtrak
by farmerjohn  - 
2 Replies 
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Metrolink retirements
by andrethebusman  - 
3 Replies 
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Out of Service BART cars?
by farecard  - 
3 Replies 
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 by ExCon90
 
Angels Flight
by ExCon90  - 
0 Replies 
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 by ExCon90
 
CA HSR- Korea throws in its hat
by kaitoku  - 
0 Replies 
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 by kaitoku
 
East Los Angeles Light-Rail Line Is Now Open
by lpetrich  - 
6 Replies 
 3674 Views
 by Spokker
 
Metrolink coach photos from the side?
by computermodeler  - 
0 Replies 
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 by computermodeler
 
Metrolink trip plan-doable?
by kp5308  - 
4 Replies 
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LRT for Monterrey?
by Aselver  - 
1 Replies 
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