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]
  • Bevaringsforeningen Gedser Remise – roundhouse & standard-gauge railway, Falster, DJK
  • BjergBanen – standard-gauge railway & heritage rail operator, Jylland
  • Blovstrødbanen – narrow-gauge railway, Zealand, DJK
  • Bornholms Railway Museum- narrow gauge, Bornholm, future re establish a section of the former Nexøbane
  • Danish Railway MuseumFunen
  • Dansk Jernbane-Klub – shortened as DJK, several heritage railways & operators are members of DJK
  • Djursland Railway Museum – Jylland, DJK
  • Hanstholm fortress – narrow-gauge railway, Jylland
  • Hedelands Veteranbane – narrow-gauge railway, Sjælland
  • Hjerl Hede Frilandsmuseum – narrow-gauge railway, Jylland
  • Limfjordsbanen – heritage rail operator, Jylland, DJK
  • Mariager-Handest Veteranbane – standard-gauge railway, Jylland, DJK
  • Museumsbanen Maribo-Bandholm – standard-gauge railway, Lolland, DJK
  • MY-Veterantog – heritage rail operator, Sjælland, DJK
  • Nordisk Jernbane-Klub – heritage rail operator, Falster, DJK
  • Nordsjællands Veterantog – heritage rail operator, Sjælland
  • Skjoldenæsholm Tram Museum – near Skjoldenæsholm Castle, Sjælland
  • Stenvad Mosebrugcenter – narrow-gauge railway, Jylland
  • Struer Jernbane-Klub – heritage rail operator, Jylland
  • Struer Railway Museum- Jylland
  • Sydfynske Veteranjernbane – standard-gauge railway, Fyn
  • Sydjyllands Veterantog – heritage rail operator, Jylland
  • Vestsjællands Veterantog – standard-gauge railway, Sjælland, DJK
  • Veteranbanen Bryrup-Vrads – standard-gauge railway, Jylland
  • Veteranbanen Haderslev-Vojens – standard-gauge railway, Jylland, DJK
  • Veterantog Vest – heritage rail operator, Jylland, DJK
  • Videbæk-Skjern Veteranbane – standard-gauge railway, Jylland
  • Østsjællandske Jernbaneklub – heritage rail operator, Sjælland

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

Luxembourg[edit]

Fond de Gras railway station, Luxembourg

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]

North America[edit]

Canada[edit]

United States[edit]

Mexico[edit]

Barbados[edit]

St. Kitts[edit]

South America[edit]

Argentina[edit]

Brazil[edit]

Chile[edit]

Ecuador[edit]

Colombia[edit]

Asia[edit]

China[edit]

Hong Kong[edit]

Peak Tram of Hong Kong

India[edit]

The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

Indonesia[edit]

Israel[edit]

Japan[edit]

Pakistan[edit]

Historical Khyber Railway in Pakistan

Taiwan[edit]

Alishan steam train, engine no 31

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]

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.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chemin de Fer à vapeur des Trois Vallées
  2. ^ Chemin de Fer du Bocq
  3. ^ Stoomtrein Dendermonde-Puurs
  4. ^ Stoomcentrum Maldegem
  5. ^ ASVi museum
  6. ^ Pelion Mt. Scenic Railway
  7. ^ Gulbene-Alūksne Railway
  8. ^ Ventspils Narrow Gauge Railway
  9. ^ Azpeitia Railway Museum[permanent dead link]
  10. ^ Anten-Gräfsnäs Järnväg Archived 2014-03-02 at the Wayback Machine
  11. ^ Association of Narrow Gauge Railways Växjö-Västervik
  12. ^ Böda Skogsjärnväg Archived 2013-08-12 at the Wayback Machine
  13. ^ Dal-Västra Värmlands Järnväg
  14. ^ "Gotlands Hesselby Jernväg". Archived from the original on 2008-03-28. Retrieved 2008-07-29.
  15. ^ Jädraås-Tallås Järnväg
  16. ^ Ohsabanan
  17. ^ "Risten – Lakviks Järnväg". Archived from the original on 2013-08-25. Retrieved 2018-12-24.
  18. ^ – Lundsbrunns Järnvägar [permanent dead link]
  19. ^ Skånska Järnvägar (English)
  20. ^ Smalspårsjärnvägen Hultsfred-Västervik
  21. ^ Chihuahua al Pacífico Archived 2006-05-29 at the Wayback Machine
  22. ^ Ferrocarril Interoceanico Archived 2006-05-10 at the Wayback Machine
  23. ^ Tequila Express
  24. ^ St. Kitts Scenic Railway
  25. ^ La Trochita
  26. ^ Tren del Fin del Mundo Archived 2006-10-08 at the Wayback Machine
  27. ^ Tren Histórico a Vapor Archived 2007-06-22 at the Wayback Machine
  28. ^ Tren del Vino Archived 2007-02-09 at the Wayback Machine
  29. ^ "Museo ferroviario Temuco". Archived from the original on 2011-02-15. Retrieved 2018-12-24.
  30. ^ [1]
  31. ^ Turistren
  32. ^ Atlantic Rail
  33. ^ Friends of the Rail
  34. ^ "Outeniqua Choo Tjoe". Archived from the original on 2010-04-06. Retrieved 2010-05-24.
  35. ^ Reefsteamers
  36. ^ Rovos Rail
  37. ^ The Sandstone Heritage Trust
  38. ^ Steam Railway [permanent dead link]

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