• 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
by Jeff Smith  - 
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README: Thread Links to Operating/Approved Commuter Systems
by Jeff Smith  - 
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Visibility
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Fastest passenger train service in the US (excluding Amtrak)
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Single track rapid transit
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This Really Sucks
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Portland, Maine - Commuter Rail via Grand Trunk
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Number of doors per rail car
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AllEarth Rail / Vermont Commuter Rail
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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
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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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NLX Northern Lights Express HSR MN Duluth-Twin Cities
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Rocky Mountaineer Returns for 2022
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What's important for the disabled and variously impaired
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Tesla LRV?
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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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Minimum Train Rollaway Gradient?
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NOT APRIL 1st - Cog Railway Plans to Offer Sleeper Car Service!
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Passenger information survey
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Stadler to supply MARTA's new railcars
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Freight trains carrying passengers!?
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Honolulu's rail project plagued with wheels too thin and tracks too wide
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TGV-line expansion plans: Le Havre, Toulouse, Perpignan
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MARTA Atlanta GA - South Expansion Clayton and Henry County
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SEHSR Southeast High Speed Rail Corridor
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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  - 
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Airport light-rail systems: "people movers"
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26 Replies 
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Washington to Baltimore: maglev or hyperloop?
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84 Replies 
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LYNX - Charlotte NC Light Rail (CATS, NS, NCRR)
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62 Replies 
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Denver Area Light and Heavy Rail (RTD) systems
by arnstg  - 
185 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 
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Slide Show
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
1 Replies 
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European RRs
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Waterbury button dies. Railroad?
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Mexico City Metro elevated subway section collapses, 23 killed so far
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25 Replies 
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Best Passenger Railroad service in the United States
by electricron  - 
1 Replies 
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Post COVID - Passenger Rail
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
111 Replies 
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Atlanta MARTA Tilford Northwest Line Extension
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13 Replies 
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? about old Erie Lackwanna MU car
by udoittwo  - 
6 Replies 
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by urr304  - 
1 Replies 
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FY 2022 Us DOT Budget Proposal, including Transit and Amtrak
by John_Perkowski  - 
0 Replies 
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"Who Shot The Passenger Train?" Available On-Line
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
4 Replies 
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 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Guess while I'm asking questions, I have one about a PRR ticket
by udoittwo  - 
2 Replies 
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Trolley Pole v. Pantograph
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58 Replies 
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France bans flights that trains would take under 2.5 hours to do
by STrRedWolf  - 
25 Replies 
 3001 Views
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ADMIN ANNOUNCEMENT: REAL ID
by John_Perkowski  - 
0 Replies 
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31 Replies 
 3910 Views
 by ExCon90
 
Revenue sharing joint trains pre-Amtrak
by urr304  - 
8 Replies 
 9705 Views
 by JimBoylan
 
Triangle (North Carolina) Transit
by Bob Roberts  - 
10 Replies 
 11004 Views
 by Bob Roberts
 
"Room With a View", Anyone?
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
11 Replies 
 2697 Views
 by Jeff Smith
 
FOR SALE: The Iowa Pacific Passenger Fleet
by John_Perkowski  - 
2 Replies 
 1246 Views
 by eolesen
 
Abandoned Train Stations - Worldwide
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
2 Replies 
 974 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Atlanta Light Rail Streetcar & Beltline Project
by superbad  - 
57 Replies 
 44921 Views
 by MattW
 
TWILIGHT RAIL: Grade School Project
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
16 Replies 
 2303 Views
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Nevada State Rail Plan
by Pensyfan19  - 
3 Replies 
 1020 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
Secretary Buttigieg speech to DOT
by John_Perkowski  - 
27 Replies 
 4866 Views
 by eolesen
 
The All Stops Local
by Pensyfan19  - 
20 Replies 
 3749 Views
 by electricron
 
Bernard or Schollhorn ticket punches
by jsexton  - 
0 Replies 
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 by jsexton
 
New product idea- Passenger Rail Vehicle Safety Nets
by cododd  - 
17 Replies 
 2590 Views
 by D Alex
 
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 
 4041 Views
 by ConstanceR46
 
4 Replies 
 1262 Views
 by urr304
 
NCDOT auction for RBBX cars
by John_Perkowski  - 
2 Replies 
 1202 Views
 by R36 Combine Coach
 
Binghamton NY - New York City NYC Passenger Rail Discussion
by trainhq  - 
591 Replies 
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 by ExCon90
 
Buttigieg nominee for Secretary of Transportation
by John_Perkowski  - 
51 Replies 
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 by John_Perkowski
 
Public Transportation in the U.S.
by Pensyfan19  - 
9 Replies 
 1744 Views
 by eolesen
 
1 Replies 
 759 Views
 by NS VIA FAN
 
Coupon Stations?
by BAR  - 
7 Replies 
 1461 Views
 by ExCon90
 
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