• DC - Maryland - Virginia Area Passenger Rail: MTA(MARC), VRE, WMATA(Metro)

  • Discussion related to DC area passenger rail services from Northern Virginia to Baltimore, MD. Includes Light Rail and Baltimore Subway.
Discussion related to DC area passenger rail services from Northern Virginia to Baltimore, MD. Includes Light Rail and Baltimore Subway.

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by GWoodle  -   - In: General Discussion - Passenger Rail
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Private rail cars at Union
by MCL1981  - 
1 Replies 
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 by STrRedWolf
 
Metro Driver Connects Commuters
by Sand Box John  - 
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Metro has a new GM
by JDC  - 
7 Replies 
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 by srepetsk
 
Railfan Windows
by jackintosh11  - 
4 Replies 
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PIDS software
by wrivlin  - 
0 Replies 
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Wireless service in tunnels
by wrivlin  - 
4 Replies 
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 by dcmike
 
Interesting Youtube video
by sparkyhero  - 
7 Replies 
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 by mmi16
 
MARC & VRE face shutdown if PTC not installed by Dec. 31
by davinp  - 
5 Replies 
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 by davinp
 
Metrorail cars were almost red (or green)
by JDC  - 
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VRE Gainesville - Haymarket Extension Manassas Line
by Jeff Smith  - 
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Red Line vs. Green Line
by Munchabunch  - 
8 Replies 
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 by Jeff Smith
 
Silver Line to New Carrollton
by wrivlin  - 
1 Replies 
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 by Sand Box John
 
Metro considering re-balancing service on 5 lines
by JDC  - 
29 Replies 
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 by JDC
 
System Safety
by jackintosh11  - 
3 Replies 
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 by JDC
 
Metro: all carpet in 5000/6000-series cars gone by 2015
by JDC  - 
13 Replies 
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 by dcmike
 
Smoke incident near L'Enfant Plaza 1/12/201
by JDC  - 
87 Replies 
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 by JDC
 
MTPD arrests serial graffiti 'artist'
by JDC  - 
3 Replies 
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 by Munchabunch
 
Non-revenue derailment at Smithsonian
by JDC  - 
85 Replies 
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 by srepetsk
 
Announcement chime
by YOLO  - 
7 Replies 
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 by amtrakhogger
 
Pope in DC: WMATA Edition
by srepetsk  - 
11 Replies 
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 by farecard
 
Some PTC & Signalling questions
by MCL1981  - 
8 Replies 
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 by MCL1981
 
Rolling Stock Retirement Sequence, Which Should Go First
by Robert Paniagua  - 
16 Replies 
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 by dcmike
 
VRE says $2 Billion Needed to add Southbound Service
by davinp  - 
21 Replies 
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 by Literalman
 
Would Metro ever consider having a "Heritage Fleet"?
by MACTRAXX  - 
22 Replies 
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 by Sand Box John
 
No horn at certain crossings?
by MCL1981  - 
8 Replies 
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 by MCL1981
 
Marc Electrics
by cnj1524  - 
43 Replies 
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 by farecard
 
Greenbelt station
by Munchabunch  - 
3 Replies 
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 by Sand Box John
 
What happened to 1236/1237?
by srepetsk  - 
2 Replies 
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 by Robert Paniagua
 
Red line station depth
by YOLO  - 
4 Replies 
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 by Sand Box John
 
MARC 875 Kensington, MD Grade Crossing Collision
by ToledoRailFan  - 
12 Replies 
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 by mmi16
 
Flashing lights on side of cars while braking?
by MCL1981  - 
7 Replies 
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 by jim121049
 
center track platforms at Aberdeen
by dt_rt40  - 
2 Replies 
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 by dt_rt40
 
What happens to the single level cab cars?
by MCL1981  - 
6 Replies 
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 by F-line to Dudley via Park
 
5k Tech Specs
by tommyboy6181  - 
0 Replies 
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 by tommyboy6181
 
WMATA 1k-6k Acceleration Performance Curves
by Fan Railer  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Fan Railer
 
New decals on cab exterior
by tommyboy6181  - 
5 Replies 
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 by Sand Box John
 
Breaking: Metro to temporarily remove all 4000-series
by JDC  - 
5 Replies 
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 by JDC
 
Breaking: Metro to resume mid-day track work
by JDC  - 
1 Replies 
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 by JDC
 
GE Center Cab at Alexandria yard
by mtuandrew  - 
3 Replies 
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 by Sand Box John
 
Please, help identify ticket age
by mzu2006  - 
2 Replies 
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 by adg2076
 
MARC / VRE Railcar Specs
by DiscoveryAnalysis  - 
3 Replies 
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 by DutchRailnut
 
Photos or rendering of MARC Multilevels
by jackintosh11  - 
3 Replies 
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 by Backshophoss
 
new Metro car is born
by DutchRailnut  - 
3 Replies 
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 by Robert Paniagua
 
Happy 39th Birthday Metro!
by JDC  - 
0 Replies 
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 by JDC
 
BREAKING NEWS: Sarles set to retire January 2015
by JDC  - 
16 Replies 
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 by YOLO
 
Pilot program for digital advertising
by JDC  - 
0 Replies 
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 by JDC
 
Fatal MPD shooting in tunnel at Potomac Ave Station
by JDC  - 
1 Replies 
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 by JDC
 
Metro to get into child care
by YOLO  - 
0 Replies 
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 by YOLO
 
MTA Open House for Perryville Yard
by TheOneKEA  - 
5 Replies 
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 by ThirdRail7
 
Court House station
by YOLO  - 
3 Replies 
 1689 Views
 by Sand Box John
 
Massive disruption on MARC Penn Line today
by TheOneKEA  - 
2 Replies 
 2010 Views
 by ThirdRail7
 
Smoke incident at Court House Station 2/11/15
by JDC  - 
0 Replies 
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 by JDC
 
Metro's FY 2016 budget
by JDC  - 
0 Replies 
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 by JDC
 
VRE names locomotives to honor board members
by davinp  - 
2 Replies 
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 by strench707
 
Edgewood Yard?
by TheOneKEA  - 
1 Replies 
 1961 Views
 by RailVet
 
MARC Bayview Station
by TheOneKEA  - 
10 Replies 
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 by TheOneKEA
 
MARC to build new storage tracks at Union Station
by davinp  - 
24 Replies 
 10481 Views
 by Arlington
 
Need Washington DC help
by mr. mick  - 
13 Replies 
 3895 Views
 by mr. mick
 
Washington--Baltimore
by Thomas  - 
16 Replies 
 9002 Views
 by gprimr1
 
New Train, New Station & Mobile Ticketing for VRE in 2015
by davinp  - 
0 Replies 
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 by davinp
 
Service Suspended 12-16-14 Thru Core Stations
by JDC  - 
6 Replies 
 3088 Views
 by mackievlzpro
 
Penn Line "Emergency Repairs"
by Jersey_Mike  - 
1 Replies 
 1934 Views
 by jcepler1
 
Single tracking and PIDS
by YOLO  - 
3 Replies 
 2229 Views
 by Sand Box John
 
Decorated Metrorail car
by JDC  - 
3 Replies 
 2185 Views
 by Robert Paniagua
 
Metro seeks 10% increase in jurisdiction subsidy, or else!
by JDC  - 
1 Replies 
 1334 Views
 by YOLO
 
Columbia Pike Streetcar Cancelled
by YOLO  - 
6 Replies 
 3012 Views
 by charding
 
WMATA to return to ATC operation?
by JDC  - 
23 Replies 
 6363 Views
 by JDC
 
Special Metro Service on Veterans Day for Concert for Valor
by JDC  - 
5 Replies 
 2891 Views
 by JDC
 
1970 DC Metro - Adopted Regional System
by JDC  - 
3 Replies 
 3055 Views
 by MACTRAXX
 
Fantastic interactive map of Metro station architecture
by JDC  - 
4 Replies 
 2502 Views
 by Sand Box John
 
New Carrollton Yard storage capacity expansion project
by Sand Box John  - 
7 Replies 
 2789 Views
 by Sand Box John
 
Station Chaining Distances
by schmod  - 
5 Replies 
 3837 Views
 by Sand Box John
 
Should the VRE Manassas Line have a station in Clifton?
by CHIP72  - 
10 Replies 
 4427 Views
 by chucksc
 
Happy Birthday (with WMATA Opening Dates)
by Sand Box John  - 
14 Replies 
 6363 Views
 by Sand Box John
 
MARC Waldorf Line?
by gprimr1  - 
42 Replies 
 17928 Views
 by realtype
 
Metro's 2040 Plans: New Blue, Yellow and VA lines
by JDC  - 
33 Replies 
 9747 Views
 by braves
 
ISIS threats on Subway systems in America
by Robert Paniagua  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Robert Paniagua
 
MARC once again proves they don't give 2 you know whats...
by dt_rt40  - 
6 Replies 
 2586 Views
 by dt_rt40
 
Big City Metro - Washington DC
by DMClark  - 
5 Replies 
 2816 Views
 by DiscoveryAnalysis
 
MARC AEM-7s
by Jersey_Mike  - 
68 Replies 
 23148 Views
 by dt_rt40
 
Phase I of the Silver line open
by realtype  - 
27 Replies 
 6543 Views
 by YOLO
 
New Tardis's [Tardisi?] at stations
by farecard  - 
4 Replies 
 3100 Views
 by JDC
 
VRE to sell 6 old Gallery cars back to Chicago's Metra
by davinp  - 
3 Replies 
 2215 Views
 by DutchRailnut
 
Disaster commute of 8-15-14
by JDC  - 
3 Replies 
 2365 Views
 by Sand Box John
 
Spotsylvania Station Groundbreaking
by davinp  - 
0 Replies 
 1835 Views
 by davinp
 
MARC weeklys
by jt42cwr  - 
2 Replies 
 2072 Views
 by jt42cwr
 
Potomac Shores VRE Station Unlike Any Other in System
by davinp  - 
2 Replies 
 2148 Views
 by jt42cwr
 
VRE Cherry Hill station planned for 2017
by davinp  - 
4 Replies 
 2063 Views
 by Literalman
 
MARC Trains to add weekend service
by davinp  - 
52 Replies 
 15472 Views
 by ThirdRail7
 
Metrorail Construction Photos?
by strench707  - 
5 Replies 
 2416 Views
 by JDC
 
Potomac Shores VRE Station Gets Green Light
by davinp  - 
1 Replies 
 2149 Views
 by Arlington
 
CAF 5011
by asdf  - 
10 Replies 
 4896 Views
 by YOLO
 
NTSB closes another Metro safety recommendation
by JDC  - 
5 Replies 
 2983 Views
 by farecard
 
8000-series Test Train at Greenbelt
by TheOneKEA  - 
4 Replies 
 2642 Views
 by farecard
 
Google Maps - show me the lines!
by JDC  - 
14 Replies 
 5572 Views
 by JDC
 
"Earth Tunnels" - Building Metrorail tunnels video
by JDC  - 
2 Replies 
 2379 Views
 by Robert Paniagua
 
Metro: "Rosslyn Bypass" (interline) not feasible
by JDC  - 
12 Replies 
 3341 Views
 by Robert Paniagua
 
WaPo flashback: Metro construction photos
by JDC  - 
1 Replies 
 2123 Views
 by Robert Paniagua
 
How do VRE trains identify on the radio?
by chucksc  - 
2 Replies 
 2146 Views
 by mmi16
 
Destination codes and train control systems
by drwho9437  - 
5 Replies 
 2633 Views
 by Sand Box John
 
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