List of named passenger trains of Mexico

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El ChePe train half way between Anáhuac and Creel in Chihuahua, 16 May 2006

There have been a number of named passenger trains in Mexico. The named trains that are operating include:[1]

Operating Train Name Railroad Train Endpoints started
ChePe[2] Chihuahua al Pacífico and Ferromex Chihuahua, ChihuahuaLos Mochis, Sinaloa 1928 (partial service)
1961 (line completed)
Tequila Express[3] Ferromex Guadalajara, JaliscoAmatitán, Jalisco 1997

Former named trains include:

Train Name Railroad Train Endpoints Operated
Autovía Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México Chihuahua, ChihuahuaCiudad Juárez, Chihuahua  
Aztec Eagle (Águila Azteca)[4][5] Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México and Missouri Pacific Railroad Mexico City, Distrito FederalNuevo Laredo, TamaulipasSan Antonio, Texas  
El Costeno[6] Ferrocarril del Pacifico Nogales, Sonora - Guadalajara, Jalisco  
Jarocho Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México Mexico City, Distrito Federal - Veracruz, Veracruz  
Presidente Juárez Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México Mexico City, Distrito FederalEl Paso, Texas  
Fronterizo Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México Ciudad Juárez, ChihuahuaMexico City, Distrito Federal  
El Meridano Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México and Ferrocarriles Unidos del Sureste Mexico City, Distrito Federal - Mérida, Yucatán  
El Mexicali[6] Ferrocarril Sonora – Baja California and Ferrocarril del Pacifico Mexicali, Baja California/Nogales, Sonora - Guadalajara, Jalisco  
Nuevo Regiomontano Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México Mexico City, Distrito FederalNuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas  
La Oaxaqueña Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México Mexico City, Distrito FederalOaxaca, Oaxaca  
Purépecha Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México Mexico City, Distrito FederalUruapan, Michoacán  
Regiomontano Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México Mexico City, Distrito FederalMonterrey, Nuevo León  
Tapatío[6] Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México Mexico City, Distrito FederalGuadalajara, Jalisco – 1996

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References[edit]

  1. ^ McManus, Lowell G. "Passenger Info". Retrieved 2011-01-26. 
  2. ^ "Chepe". Archived from the original on 2010-08-27. Retrieved 2011-01-25. 
  3. ^ "Inicio - :: Tequila Express ::Recorrido Turístico". Retrieved 2010-05-23. 
  4. ^ Greuter, Todd. "The Tale of the MoPac Eagle - Screaming Eagles Over the Prairie". Retrieved 2011-01-26. 
  5. ^ Soelch, Werner; Soelch, Hans. "Aguila Azteca". Retrieved 2011-01-26. 
  6. ^ a b c Bowen, Eric H. (11 March 2009). "El Tapatio/El Costeno/El Mexicali - March, 1968 - Streamliner Schedules". Retrieved 2011-01-25.