Blockades along Canadian National rail lines have brought passenger and freight service to a halt in a dispute over pipeline construction.
PHeymont shares memories of a favorite spot in Maine and some thoughts on its role in our lives.
The long-awaited direct service from Amsterdam to London is only weeks away; London to Amsterdam direct trains started two years ago.
DrFumblefinger visits a beautifully restored CNR caboose in Thunder Bay, on the shore of Lake Superior
Sweden has plans to join the revival of night-train service in Europe with a service that will connect Malmo with Cologne and beyond.
France's second-string rail system doesn't have the glamor of the TGVs, but will now get new investment and upgrades.
Hold on tight! China has the world's fastest driverless train, and it's headed straight to the Winter Olympics.
Germany uses a tax cut to lower long-distance fares and carbon emissions.
DrFumblefinger takes a train journey to the "end of the earth", in southern South America.
A dispute over contracts for electronic ads in Dutch rail stations has left the lucrative signs blank after a court order voided previous contracts.
Denmark is planning to test battery-powered trains as replacements for current diesel service.
Flixtrain's Brussels-to-Paris planned route highlights the growing role of private rail operators in Europe.
Amtrak shows off its new high-speed trainsets, under construction for 2021 and destined for its high-speed (almost) premium Northeast Corridor routes
Bob Cranwell shares his experiences -- the delights (and some challenges) of traveling in India by rail in the days of steam locomotives.
Upgraded rail service between England and Scotland is taking market share away from airlines.