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Bar Cars Return to East Coast Commuter Trains

By Dave Collins | Sep 14
Railroad cars equipped with bars for serving alcohol are returning to commuter trains running between New York City and Connecticut, restoring a tradition dating back 50 years.

Riding the Rails in Scandinavia

By Jill Gleeson | Mar 11
There isn't much that's more romantic than rail travel. EDGE explores highlights from Eurail's new Scandinavia Pass.

Do You Know Your Way to San Jose From Orlando... by Train?

By Marcia Dunn | Nov 2
Mother and son experience a 5-day journey aboard Amtrak. This is what they discover...

35,000 Gallons of Oil Spills After Montana Train Derailment

By Matthew Brown, Matt Volz | Jul 22
Four tank cars leaked an estimated 35,000 gallons of oil after a train hauling fuel from North Dakota derailed in rural northeastern Montana, authorities said.

High-Speed Rail Arrives in the Midwest

By Jason Keyser | Mar 12
A web of high-speed passenger rail routes are poised to benefit 460 manufacturers in seven Midwest states.

Rocky Mountaineer to Launch US/Canada Coastal Passage Route

Dec 24
The internationally-acclaimed Rocky Mountaineer announced the launch of its new Coastal Passage route, connecting Seattle, WA and Vancouver, BC to the Canadian Rockies.

Luxury Travel Through South Africa Via The Blue Train

Oct 6
The most lavish train on the planet has partnered with two special hotels in a spectacular promotion ideal for jetsetters wishing to travel South Africa in style.

The Romance of Rail Through the Canadian Rockies: The Photos

Aug 15
The four-day journey from Vancouver to Toronto is one of the world’s most legendary long-haul journeys - and, arguably, the best way to experience the beauty of western Canada and the Canadian Rockies, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Magnificent Majesty: The Canadian Rockies VIA Rail Canada

By Mark Thompson | Aug 15
Romance, intrigue, and spectacular scenery: it’s a seductive combination - and particularly when you’re traveling on VIA Rail Canada’s flagship, the Canadian. From Vancouver to Toronto is one of the world’s most legendary long-haul journeys.

Celebrate Earth Day By Going Green With Rail Vacations

Apr 22
Go "green"- and save money - with rail vacations that are kind to the environment and the pocket book.

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