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Travel By Rail - World

Travel By Rail & Official Railroad: World
International passenger and freight railroad listings.
Alphabetized by country or continent.

General / International:

railEurope By Eurail: Rail Pass Express, Europe by Eurail, Britain by BritRail website for sale of Eurail and Britrail Passes, tickets, and tours. (12/11/98)

railEuroprail International: North American suppliers of the Eurailpass, Europass, BritRail pass, Eurostar and 17 individual country Railpasses. (6/17/97) Official Site for Eurail/Eurorail Passes. (4-9-03)

railGrijns' Home Page: Information about European train schedules, train types, preserved railroads, train tickets, high speed trains, and more. (1/14/98)

railOrient-Express Trains & Cruises: Online information about traveling in style across Europe. (1/28/99)

railRail in Europe and Canada: Rail tickets and passes in Europe and Canada. (2-6-03)

rail Rail Rocket - European Trains at a Discount: Experience the romance, adventure, convenience and reliability of European train travel with discount European trains Tickets. Eurail pass & Train Tickets offer fantastic value and allow you to travel Euro Rail Europe the way the Europeans do. (9-9-05)

railRailway Technology: Website for the international rail transport industry. Current projects, equipment and services guide, industry events, and other railroad engineering resources. (3/15/98)

railThe Society of International Railway Travelers: Membership organization offering worldwide tours for railfans. (10-11-02)

railTimetables From Around The World: Timetables, rail guides, rail maps of a lot of countries on mail order service. There are detailed lists published in the homepage. (10/2/98)

rail Wasteels Romania: Train tickets and passes for Romania and Europe including Great Britain. (9-30-05)


railPride of Africa - Rovos Rail: The world's most luxurious train travels the heart of the African bush. (1/31/98)

railSpoornet: Africa's largest railroad, Spoornet operates in both the freight and passenger rail transport markets. Under the banner of general freight fall 15 sectors. (6/23/97)

Australia / New Zealand:

railAustralian Transport Network: A consortium of experienced rail operators and investors who have proven experience in revitalizing railways worldwide. (4/3/99)

rail Australian rail tours: Tours specifically designed for rail enthusiasts and clients who enjoy rail based vacations. (11-12-03)

railAustralian Rail Adventure / Great Southern Railway: One of the longest rail journeys in the world, through some of the most inhospitable yet spectacular country on earth. (4/3/99)

railNational Rail: National Rail was established in 1993 as part of the national micro-economic reform agenda to improve rail's contribution to Australian domestic and international competitiveness. Our primary task is to provide an efficient, reliable, competitive and profitable transport system. (7/2/97)

railCityRail: Provides train services in Sydney and the surrounding areas extending to the Hunter, Central Coast, Blue Mountains, Southern Highlands and South Coast regions. (6/5/99)

rail Great New Zealand Rail Tours: Rail holidays specifically designed for those wanting to experience New Zealand up close and personal. (7-24-02)

railNew Zealand By Rail: Unofficial information and timetables on traveling by rail in New Zealand. (7/29/97)

railRail 2000 Inc.: Australia's premier volunteer pro-rail lobby and research organisation. (4/3/99)

railQROTI: Queensland Rail On The Internet: An independent site and is the only comprehensive site on the Internet of Queensland Rail. Continually maintained and improved by volunteers to support to rail transportation. (8/16/97)

railState Rail Authority Of New South Wales: Runs commuter, long distance passenger and bulk freight services on a rail network covering 8890 kilometers through the most populous State of Australia. (6/23/97)

railTransAdelaide: The largest public transport provider of bus, train, tram and O-Bahn services in Adelaide, South Australia. (4/3/99)

railTranz Rail Holdings: New Zealand's leading multimodal transport company. From here sites for Tranz Link, Tranz Metro, and Tranz Scenic railways are accessible. (8/14/97)

railWest Coast Railway: Operates passenger train services between Melbourne and Warrnambool, in the state of Victoria, Australia. (4/3/99)

railWestrail: Recognized as the leading State-owned railway in Australia, with freight and passenger service. (7/31/97)

rail The Yaraka Mixed: Story and pictures about a ride on Australia's last mixed train. (4-13-05)


railÖsterreichischen Bundesbahnen - Austrian Federal Railway: Official information, schedules, tickets, and more. (German) (10/25/98)

railRailCargoAustria: Official site for the freight railways in Austria. (German) (10/25/98)


railBelgische Eisenbahnen - Belgian National Railway (NMBS/SNCB) (official): International passenger traffic with both day trains and night trains plus freight operations. Online information. (English/German/French) (1/28/99)

rail BelRail - The Belgian Railways (SNCB/NMBS) (unofficial): Information about the Belgian Railways, with practical and technical information about trains in Belgium. (7-17-04)

railNationale Maatschappij der Belgische Spoorwegen: Official website of the Belgian Railroad Company, with links to the Eurostar and Thalys, a high speed railway to Paris. (Dutch/French/German/English) (9/8/97)

Carribean Islands:

railSt. Kitts Scenic Railway: Port Zante, St Kitts Island, Caribbean Islands. Only passenger operation on the Caribbean Islands (10-8-02)

Channel Tunnel:

railChannel Tunnel Rail Link: Details of new Railroad being built in UK between London and Channel Tunnel. (6/5/99)

railEurostar: Information point for passengers through the Channel Tunnel, featuring news, timetables, offers, fares, and much more. (10/19/97)

railEurotunnel: Information on the tunnel's construction, the company, and current passenger service. (English/French) (10/19/97)


railCzech Railways: Timetables, freight transport, and more. (English/Czech) (3/10/00)


railDanish State Railways: Official site for the DSB. (Danish) (6/23/97)


railFinnish Railways: Official railway company of Finland. (English/Finnish) (6/23/97)

railVR Ltd Finnish Railways: Official site of Finland's railway. (7/29/97)


railSNCF: Passenger information, timetables, and more for this French railway. (English/French) (6/8/97)

railTGV Pages: Detailed information about the TGV system in France. (English/French) (7/29/97)


railDeutsche Bahn - German Railway: Vast online information resource for traveling the rails in Germany. (English/German/French) (5/16/98)

rail Eisenbahn-Kurier-Reisen: Railway journeys with the Eisenbahn-Kurier magazine. (German) (12-29-03)

railGreco: German company offering software for companies working with cargo railroads. (11/22/98)

railHelmholz & Pauli GmbH: A German manufacturer of lighting equipment for the railroad industry. (6/05/98)

railTrip Reports From Germany: A collection of trip reports from Germany and Europe. (German) (1/30/99)

railThe Rodgau Railway near Frankfurt-Germany : Description of the Rodgau Railway near Frankfurt/Germany which was founded in 1896 and is actually being modified. (7-11-01)


railGreek Electric Railways: The only site about Greek railways. (10/2/98)

railGreek Railways Organization (OSE): Official site of Greek Railways. Includes timetable information, route descriptions, links to other railways. (9/15/99)


railElvira - Hungarian Timetables Online: Train schedule of Hungary with a route planner. (Multi-language) (10/2/98)


railGolden Chariot Train:Information on Golden Chariot, a luxury train in Karnataka, India. Features its facilities, coaches, tariff, tour and route map. (03-10-08)

railSamit's Indian Railway Map: A detailed map of the Indian railway network, and up-to-date. A more advanced version is available with full detail in printed form at Atlas. (5-5-02)


rail Railroad of Indonesia: This website describes the Indonesian Railway. English/Indonesian.(10-20-05)


railIranian Railway: Ofifcial website. Only in Farsi. (4/20/00)

railTehran Urban & Suburban Railway Company: Official website with information on the project. (English) (4/20/00)


railIsrael Railways: Official information on the railway. (Hebrew) (8/14/97)


railFS Online: Ferrovie: Italian railway system. (6/19/98)


railNagoya Railroad: Official website for this railway in Japan. (Japanese) (8/14/97)

railRailway Technical Research Institute: Presenting various state-of-the-art railway technology and related information from Japan. (7/29/97)


railKeretapi Tanah Melayu Berhad: With its service covering the length and breadth of the country, KTM Berhad runs its train on a metre gauge of 1000mm, over a track length of 2 226.90 kilometers. (4/3/99)


railFerrocarriles Nacionales de México : Official website for the National Railway of Mexico. (Spanish) (2/4/99)

railTransportación Ferroriviaria Mexicana: official website for this Mexican railroad operated by the KCS. (2/4/99)


railCentre Of Transport Technology: Netherlands. Established in 1994 to take on the challenges posed by logistic concepts and growing freight flows and congestion in freight transport. (English/Dutch) (8/14/97)

rail Dagboek van een pendelaarster: Daily rapport of travel in dutch with many pictures. (7-21-03)

railNetherlands Railways: Passenger information, including a European timetable. (Dutch) (6/17/97)


rail Flamsbana - the Flam Railway: With a height difference of 865 metres on 20 kilometres, the Flåm Railway is one of the world's most spectacular railways. (1-9-02)

railGardermoen Line: Norwegian passenger service. (Norwegian) (10/21/97)

railNorwegian State Railways (NSB): Information on the railway and operations. (Norwegian/English) (10/21/97)


rail Pakistan Railways: Pakistan Railways Info & Timetable. (4-15-06)


railPolish Railways: Official site for the company. (Polish) (10/3/98)


railPortuguese Railways: Timetable, maps, news and more from this official railway website. (English/Portuguese) (6/8/97)


railRomanian Railways: Freight and passenger service. (Romanian/English) (5/30/99)


railSingapore LRT: The first fully automated LRT system to be built in Singapore - providing a modern and convenient feeder service that links Bukit Panjang New Town to the MRT system at Choa Chu Kang. (4/6/99)

railSingapore MRT Limited: Providing mass rapid transit passenger service along major high density travel corridors in Singapore. (4/6/99)

South America:

railAssociacao Nacional dos Transportadores Ferroviarios (National Association of Railway Carriers): Brief description of the Brazilian recently privatized railways, including main characteristics, maps, shareholders etc., besides a comprehensive list of railroad related links. (3/30/99)

railFerrovia Sul Atlantico: Official homepage for this Brazilian railroad. (9/26/98)

rail Paranaguá - Curitiba Railway: State of Paranaguá, Brazil department of tourism information on one of the most scenic railroad lines in Brazil. (7-11-02)

railPatagonia Express: The "Ferrocarril General Roca" in the Argentinian provinces of Chubut and Rio Negro is the only remaining line on the American continent, that still uses exclusively steam power. (7/29/97)


rail Arqueologia Ferroviara - Linea Madrid-Amorox(Toldedo): Viaje Fotográfico actualizado, comentarios e historia, acerca de la Línea de Ferrocarril Clausurada en ESPAÑA.(Spanish) (8-1-02)

railRENFE: The Spanish National Network of Railways homepage. (Spanish/English) (5/9/97)

railSpanish Railways Foundation: Museum, publications, cultural events and more. (Spanish/English) (6/5/99)


railTK AB: TKAB operates passengers trains in northern Sweden. Among these the scenic route between Kiruna and Narvik above the Arctic Circle. (5/14/01)

railSJ: Homepage for this Swedish railway. (Swedish) (6/8/97)

railSJ Cargo Group: Ecological and economical freight transports in Sweden. Door to door and overnight service. (10/24/98)


railAlpTransit Gotthard: Official website. (English/German/French/Italian) (3/10/00)

railAppenzeller Bahnen: Online information. (German) (1/28/99)

railBremgarten-Dietiken-Bahn: Online information for the BD bus and tram line. (German)(1/28/99)

railFurka-Oberalp-Bahn: The narrow-gauge FO has been linking Brig in the Upper Wallis Valley with Disentis in Graubünden since 1926. FO passengers travel through 17 tunnels and cross 87 bridges as they journey along the 100 km rail network through the most superb scenery. (English/German/French) (1/28/99)

railJungfrau Railways: Online information. (English/German/French) (1/28/99)

railGolden Pass Switzerland: Through Switzerland on board the most panoramic trains. (English/German) (1/28/99)

railLotschbergbahn: Major transportation company in Switzerland. (3/10/00)

railMontreux-Oberland-Bahnen: Board an MOB train and journey to alpine communities of world renown Montreux, Château-d'Oex, Gstaad, Interlaken, and Lucerne, only a short train ride away. (English/German/French) (1/28/99)

railRhätische Bahn: Ticket and online information for the Glacier Express and other railways on the system. (German) (1/28/99)

railSchweizerische Bundesbahnen SBB - Swiss Federal Railway: Ticket and electronic timetable information for all public transport connections in Switzerland. (English/German/French) (1/28/99)

railZurich City Transportation: Timetables, stations, routes, museum, photos, store, restaurant Streetcar with choice of menu for rent, plus lots more information. (German) (7/2/97)


rail Red River Tours: Hanoi, Vietnam. Red River Tours specializes in package tours such as group tours, private tours, family tours, special interest tours, adventure and soft adventure tours, and incentive programs. (7-30-02)

United Kingdom/Ireland:

railArriva Trains Northern: Rail network operating in the Yorkshire, Leeds, and Lancashire areas of England. (8/15/97)

rail Britain On Track...Britain With BritRail.: North American source for BritRail Passes and various British Rail related products. Complete with Fares, maps, and rail schedules. (8-31-01)

railBritRail International: Interactive help line where you will find all the latest up-to-the-minute information on train travel in the United Kingdom, Europe, and USA. (8/14/97)

railChiltern Railways: We provide regular, reliable train services along the M40 corridor between Birmingham and London. (2/15/98)

railDocklands Light Railway: Information on the history, operation and engineering of the DLR, the UK's high-tech light rail line. (6/23/97)

railEast Lancashire Railway: Timetables and events for this 9 mile Steam and Diesel heritage railway situated in North West England. (10/25/98)

railEnglish Welsh & Scottish Railway: The UK's largest rail freight operator. (4/3/99)

railFindlay Irvine: Switch point heating control and monitoring company. (8/15/97)

railGatwick Express: Non-stop every 15 minutes from Gatwick Airport to Central London. (2/15/98)

railGreat Western Railway (GWR): Provides InterCity Services between London, South Wales, the Cotswolds and the West of England, and are committed to providing the highest level of customer service. (8/15/97)

railLondon Underground: Jubilee Line Extension: Detailed, up-to-date information from Green Park to Stratford. (8/15/97)

railMidland Mainline: Operator of high speed services between South Yorkshire, the East Midlands, and London St. Pancras. (8/15/97)

railNational Rail: National Rail owns Britain's rail infrastructure. Journey planning and other information is available from this site. (5-13-03)

railNational Railway Supplies: The home of the UK's most comprehensive provider of railway infrastructure products and services. (2/15/98)

railNorthern Ireland Railways: Present railway system comprises approximately 210 route miles/342 kilometres. (4/3/99)

railOffice Of The Rail Regulator: The independent government department responsible for the regulation of the Railways in Great Britain. (2/15/98)

railRail Contracts UK: Rail Contracts UK is an internet-based commercial consultancy service for rail businesses. (10/31/00)

railRailway Industry Association: The trade association for the UK railway supply industry, featuring details of its member companies and many links. (3/28/99)

railResco Railways Limited: One of the UK's leading Railtrack recognised Vehicle Acceptance Bodies, with an outstanding reputation for World-Class service, innovation and flexibility. (2/15/98)

railRother Valley Railway: The purpose of the Rother Valley Railway is to reinstate a missing section of the Tenterden Railway. (2/15/98)

railScotRail: From Thurso to Stranraer, we have Scotland's rail network covered. Information for commuting and leisure vacation packages. (8/14/97)

railSouthcoast Training: An accredited privately owned railway operations and safety training organisation, established 1994 in the U.K. (4/22/00)

railThames Trains: Operates services in the UK for commuters and leisure travellers; including tourists to Windsor, Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon and Bath Spa. The site is one of the first in the world to offer REAL TIME updates on how trains are running minute by minute. (1/28/99)

railUK Railways: Comprehensive information on the UK rail network including a journey planner. (6/23/97)

railVirgin Trains: The operator of CrossCountry Trains Ltd and West Coast Trains Ltd. The Virgin Trains network, the only truly national rail network in the UK, provides high speed rail services between Scotland, the North East, the North West, the Midlands, London and the South. (2/15/98)

railW. G. Bagnall Ltd.: Provides links to other preserved Bagnall locomotives. We also offer a sales & wanted page for all those involved in the railway/railroad industry worldwide. W. G. Bagnall can source manufacturers for your specific needs. (4/22/00)


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