1994 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1994.


January events[edit]

April events[edit]

May events[edit]

  • May 6 - The Channel Tunnel linking England and France officially opens.

June events[edit]

July events[edit]

August events[edit]

September events[edit]

October events[edit]

November events[edit]

  • November 14 - First commercial Eurostar services Brussels<>London and Paris<>London.
  • November 30 - Alaska Railroad, which lacks a direct rail connection with the rest of the North American rail network, brings a 700 foot (213 m) long railgrinder to Alaska by ship at a cost of $1.2 million to service the company's tracks.

December events[edit]

Nepalese diesel

Unknown date events[edit]



May deaths[edit]

September deaths[edit]


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