Railway Related Links

UK modern

UK steam and preservation


  • Deutsche Bahn (German Railways) - includes online timetable covering all of Europe and available in English
  • SBB (Swiss Federal Railways)
  • SNCF (French National Railways)
  • The Man in Seat 61 - worldwide rail travel information
  • RailfanEurope.net - includes links to national operators and 'recommended' enthusiast sites for most countries in Europe



  • There are several train driving simulators available, of which Microsoft Train Sim is probably the best known. Free options include Maszyna (3D cabs, allows shunting, no steam).
  • UKTrainSim - news, help and discussion
  • If you'd rather be the signaller, try SimSig