The inherent beauty of train travel is that it’s often more about the journey (and the spectacular scenery along the way) than the actual destination. When your fare includes butler service, gourmet meals, and access to elegant bar cars, rest assured these six train trips are worth dropping a month’s salary on.
Despite the abundance of public transportation options, trains remain a popular and consistent way to travel easily. Check out the world’s coolest train stations.
For the third time in less than a month, someone has fallen off the platform at an MBTA station. The T says it does not encourage people jumping on the tracks to make rescues. How would you react if you saw someone plunge off a T platform?
Bradley Jay captured the essence of American splendor as well as the magic of the railroad on his most recent Jay Talking jaunt.
Play the video to ride along.
Bradley Jay met some real characters on a train trip from Chicago to Los Angeles. This video preview of the trip features a man who travels from New Mexico to Chicago for the entire NFL season every year to watch his beloved Bears.
Whether you are a fan of real trains or model trains, Boston has some of the best railroad experiences for you and your family to enjoy.
Lawmakers and residents expressing concerns that Global Petroleum is looking to run trains carrying ethanol through Revere and Chelsea.
There’s a plan out there to keep T service running longer on Friday and Saturday nights, but the MBTA doesn’t think it will happen.
Most, if not all of the MBTA’s trains, trolleys and buses will be running on their regular schedule. Amtrak is not ready yet though.