You Can Travel Across Japan for Just $21 a Day
It might take you a while, though.... READ ON
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A LEGO's-Eye-View: Outdoor Train Track
Life moves pretty fast on a LEGO train.... READ ON
Trains in the Netherlands Now Run Entirely on Wind Energy
It's the first train system in the world to run entirely on renewable energy.... READ ON
Infographic: 12 of the World's Most Amazing Train Journeys
Slow down and enjoy the journey.... READ ON
What 24 Hours of New York City Subway Travel Looks Like
Daily commutes seem a lot more peaceful when they're set to classical music.... READ ON
The Effects of Brexit Hit the Model Train Industry
The devaluation of the pound is being felt across Britain.... READ ON
Germany Prepares to Launch World’s First Hydrogen Passenger Train
The Coradia iLint reaches top speeds of 87 miles per hour.... READ ON
Artist Builds a Working Swing on a BART Train
A mid-train swing set could go a long way toward alleviating the headaches of commuting.... READ ON
BART Is Paying San Francisco Riders Not to Commute During Rush Hour
It's part of a stopgap plan to deal with the service's overwhelming ridership and aging infrastructure.... READ ON
Big Question
Why Are There Crushed Stones Alongside Railroad Tracks?
They're far from decorative.... READ ON
Experience the Stop-by-Stop Sounds of the London Underground
The Next Station explores London transportation through soundscapes.... READ ON
Amtrak Will Introduce New High-Speed Trains in 2021
In a few short years, travelers will be able to zip along the Northeast Corridor in a brand new fleet of high-speed Amtrak trains.... READ ON
Stones, Bones & Wrecks
Shipwreck Hunters Discover Century-Old Train in Lake Superior
The locomotive crashed into the lake 106 years ago.... READ ON
Why Are U.S. Trains So Bad?
Everyone loves the idea of a train trip, so why is our railway system so lacking?... READ ON
Take a Ride on China's New Panda-Themed Subway Train
Fittingly, it was built to attract visitors to the region’s famous Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding.... READ ON
What Travel Could Look Like if the U.S. Had High-Speed Rail
The U.S. is filled with railroads, but we're not using them to their full potential.... READ ON

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