Trains magazine covers the broad spectrum of railroading with authoritative content, dazzling photography, and a mix of content designed to appeal to everyone from the casual enthusiast to the seasoned professional railroader.|
Trains offers something for everyone who has a spark for railroading: Railroad news, insight, and commentary on today's freight railroads, passenger service, transit, locomotives, technology, preservation, fan opportunities, and more. You'll also see images and read stories from railroading's glorious past, and explore the bright future of railroading. It's all in the pages of Trains magazine.
Canada's tousled Silver Lady
The waifish Canadian tries to find her way among the freight train bullies
In full glory reflected
It's hard to imagine a more beautiful setting for a railroad picture than this scene at Arcadia, Va.
BNSF's K-9 patrol
Trained dogs are one more security tool keeping trains safe in Southern California
The biggest little railroad on earth
How the Panama Canal Railroad became profitable, and why canal expansion will help
Map of the Month: BNSF 1994 and 2012
Compare traffic on ex-Burlington Northern and Santa Fe lines
A maritime odyssey
At 17, a young traveler gathered up all his money, and set out to take a trip through Eastern Canada by train for 17 days
See a FREE photo gallery of the adventure here
In my own words: Running in the blizzard
A Burlington fireman knows a Mountain can outdo a diesel
News & Photos
- The ethanol boom's silver lining
- CSX Transportation rated top railroad among ag shippers
- Tennessee short lines face funding shortfall
- Is Megabus eating Amtrak's lunch?
- Northeast Corridor crisis and recovery
- Q&A with BNSF Railway's Greg Fox
Highways are collapsing; can railroads help?
Fred W. Frailey
Thoughts while waiting for a train
- Natural gas is here
- 'F' still stand for freight in some places
- EMD, GE units testing in Colorado
- Locomotive photos
- Diesel's domination to end?
- New axle generator from Minnesota
- Trains sponsors Wheel Rail Interaction 2014
- FRA looking for grant applicants
Demystifying Amtrak's fares
From the Editor
Our tough railroads: Mother Nature cannot stop them
Santa Fe GP7s, Popular railroad plates, and a foghorn on a Daylight
CSX, Trains to fund Atlantic Coast Line Pacific-type locomotive
Golden Gate rails today