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What is Train?

Train is a term coined from Old french word trahiner, which is further derived from Latin trahere meaning "to pull" or "to draw".

A train is a form of rail transport which is series of same type of vehicles/wagons running of railtrack that carry passengers or cargo.

Types of Trains

  1. Passenger Trains
  2. Freight Trains

What is Passenger Train?

Passenger trains include passenger-carrying vehicles and can often be very long and fast.

Types of Passenger Trains

  1. Long-distance trains:
    • High-speed rail
    • Inter-city trains
    • Regional trains
    • Higher-speed rail
  2. Short-distance trains
    • Commuter trains
  3. Within Cities
    • Rapid transit
    • Tram
    • Light rail
    • Monorail
    • Maglev
  4. Railcar