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All About Rail

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Since the opening of the San Diego Trolley in 1981, many cities in the United States and Canada have been busy building new rail projects and expanding existing one. In addition, recent interest in high speed rail - caused partially by the promise of federal funding - has caused many states to begin to plan their own lines. Read all about both here.
  1. All About Light Rail and Subways
  2. All About Commuter, Intercity, and High Speed Rail

All About Light Rail and Subways

A light rail train in Phoenix, Arizona.

Read here about the light rail and subway lines that exist or are currently planned throughout the world.

All About Commuter, Intercity, and High Speed Rail

A commuter train in Sydney arrives at Croydon Station.

Public transit is not just for getting around town; it is also for travel between cities and suburbs and cities and other cities.

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