10 Most Amazing Trains in the World 2021

Amazing trains of different types such as suspended monorails high-speed railways or large heavy load trains these are the ten most amazing trains in the world

10. Chiba Urban Monorail

It is a two-line suspended monorail system which is located east of Tokyo it began operating in 1988. In response to the high volume of city traffic.

It is the longest suspended monorail in the world with a total of 15 kilometers in length. The lines have a total of 18 stations and are used by more than 40,000 passengers every day.

9. Chongqing Rail Transit

It is a mass transportation system that was created to help the development of the western regions of China construction began in 1999 and has been in service since 2005.

It is made up of eight lines 193 miles long and a total of 181 stations currently the Metro is used by more than 700 million passengers a year. It is expected that in the future the metro network will exceed 500 miles in length.

8. Pilatus Railway

It is the world’s steepest cogwheel train and was opened in 1889. The road it runs on is located in the Swiss Alps at 6,500 feet altitude.

It has a length of two point eight five miles with a total of five stations and has sections with a maximum inclination of 48%. The train travels at a speed of five point six miles per hour and takes 40 minutes to reach the top.

7. VIA Rail Canadian

It is a regular train that travels Canada connecting Toronto and Vancouver on a four-night trip. It is made up of wagons that have a viewpoint with panoramic views at the top.

The train runs twice a week and reaches a speed of more than 75 miles per hour. This trip is considered one of the best that can be done by train worldwide

6. Train Suite Shiki-shima

It is a luxury train that entered service in Japan in 2017. It is made up of a total of ten carriages that have space for 34 passengers distributed in 17 Suites.

It also has a restaurant bar and observation cars at each end of the train it works with a hybrid powertrain and is characterized by its exclusive design. It currently travels from Tokyo to northern Japan and its tickets are priced up to $10,000 dollars.

5. Rocky Mountaineer

It is a luxury train that travels Canada visiting impressive places. There are different tours ranging from two to 25 days on various rail routes along mountains and rivers.

The train has transparent dome wagons that have panoramic views. The trip has been awarded several times and during the journey you can see amazing animals and landscapes.

4. Nankai 50000

It is a futuristic designs train that entered service in Japan in 1994. Each train is made up of a total of six wagons and can reach a speed of 75 miles per hour.

They are used to pick up travelers from Kansai International Airport to the city of Azuma Sano which is 3 miles away.

3. Transrapid

It entered service in China in 2004 and can reach a speed of 267 miles per hour. The length of the Main Line is 18 miles and the train covers it in 8 minutes.

During tests carried out in 2006 this train reached a speed of over 310 miles per hour.

2. E5 Series Shinkansen

It is a Japanese high-speed train that entered service in 2011. It can reach a speed of 200 miles per hour and its aerodynamic design reduces vibrations and noise.

It measures 820 feet in length and is made up of ten carriages with a total space for 731 passengers.

In total more than 50 units have been manufactured and are in service on different railway lines in Japan

1. Canadian National Railway

It is the largest railroad in Canada and transports goods through more than 18,000 miles of rail.

The trains transport containers in double stowage and with a length of up to 52 feet the total length of the train can reach more than 2.5 miles and its transport network covers Canada from east to west.

The containers and transports end up being distributed through trucks or large cargo ships.

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