List of heritage railways

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List of heritage railways is a comprehensive listing of heritage railways sorted by country, state or region. A heritage railway is a preserved or tourist railroad which is run as a tourist attraction, is usually but not always run by volunteers, and often seeks to re-create railway scenes of the past.

Europe[edit]

Belgium[edit]

Vertical boiler loco Cockerill on the Dendermonde-Puurs Railway

Bosnia and Herzegovina[edit]

Denmark[edit]

An NSJV restored train on the Nordsjællands Veterantog
Source: [citation needed]

Finland[edit]

Lovisa & Wesijärvi Railway#6 at the Jokioinen Museum Railway

France[edit]

The Froissy Dompierre Light Railway

For a comprehensive list of heritage railways in France, see the article Liste des chemins de fer touristiques de France (French version of this article).

Germany[edit]

The Hannoversches Straßenbahn-Museum

For a comprehensive list of heritage railways in Germany, see the article Liste der Museumseisenbahnen (German version of this article). The list includes railway museums that operate historic railway services.

Greece[edit]

Hungary[edit]

Italy[edit]

Latvia[edit]

Ventspils narrow gauge railway

Netherlands[edit]

Norway[edit]

Steam locomotive on the Gamle Vossebanen

Poland[edit]

Republic of Ireland[edit]

For a list of heritage railways in the Republic of Ireland, see the article List of heritage railways in the Republic of Ireland.

Romania[edit]

Locomotive Mariuţa on the Vişeu de Sus Railway

Serbia[edit]

Train passing the largest bridge on the Šargan Eight railway

Slovakia[edit]

A train on the Čierny Hron Railway

Spain[edit]

Steam locomotive "Tren del centenari" from 1948, in Vilanova Railway Museum

Sweden[edit]

SRJ 28 Stortysken at Lenna Station (in Länna) on the Upsala-Lenna Jernväg railway

Switzerland[edit]

Historic steam on the Rigi-bahnen

United Kingdom[edit]

Channel Islands[edit]

Near and Middle East[edit]

Israel[edit]

North America[edit]

Canada[edit]

United States[edit]

Caribbean[edit]

St. Kitts[edit]

South and Central America[edit]

Argentina[edit]

Brazil[edit]

Chile[edit]

Ecuador[edit]

Colombia[edit]

Mexico[edit]

Africa[edit]

South Africa[edit]

Rovos Rail train about to depart from Capital Park Station

Note that most of the heritage railway operators in South Africa have their own depots where locomotives and coaches are kept and serviced, but run on state-owned railways.

Tunisia[edit]

Asia[edit]

China[edit]

Hong Kong[edit]

Peak Tram of Hong Kong

India[edit]

The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

Indonesia[edit]

Cepu Forest Railway – Du Croo & Brauns locomotive

Japan[edit]

Pakistan[edit]

Historical Khyber Railway in Pakistan

Taiwan[edit]

Alishan steam train, engine no 31

Australasia[edit]

Australia[edit]

New Zealand[edit]

For a list of heritage railways in New Zealand, see the article List of New Zealand railway museums and heritage lines.


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