March 2024

The March 2024 issue of Trains Magazine.


In this Issue

Fixing the funnel

BNSF has widened its busy traffic lanes to the Pacific Northwest

Gotthard Pass revival

Tunnel accident brings new life to legendary Swiss rail line

The family dream becomes a railroad

Indiana Northeastern is a Midwest short line success

Touring the Abraham Lincoln

Former Rio Grande business car showcases the elegance of 1920s rail travel

In My Own Words: Unstoppable on the Santa Fe

A real-life incident 42 years before the 2010 movie


Bridges and railroads combine in a memorable collection of reader-submitted photographs

In every issue

News, p. 6

  • Selections by the Federal Railroad Administration shape future passenger corridors

Bill Stephens, p. 10

  • Railroads debate need for service standards

Preservation, p. 46

  • Oldest Electro-Motive Corp. piece to be restored

Travel, p. 48

  • Come for the trains, stay for the food and service