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A screengrab from aerial footage showing seven Shinkansen bullet trains in Nagano, near Tokyo.

Japan’s Typhoon Hagibis wrecked its fleet of bullet trains worth $300 million

Typhoon Hagibis is the most powerful storm to hit Japan since 60 years and reportedly killed 35 and damaged homes and cities.

I tried Amtrak’s new ‘contemporary’ dining car and it was immediately clear why so many people want to save the old one

Gone are the days of custom-cooked meals on some long-distance Amtrak routes. Now, it's airplane food — and people aren't happy.
The Presidential Suite onboard the Eastern & Oriental Express.

What first class looks like on 12 trains from around the world

From spacious cabins to sparkling dining rooms and reclining seats, here's what top-notch travel looks like on trains around the world.
Amtrak redesigned the on-board service employee uniforms, which can be seen in this photo taken in 1976.

The full history of Amtrak’s iconic dining cars, which the company says it is removing to cater to millennial whims

Amtrak is ending its iconic dining car in its one-night East Coast routes. Take a look at how its meal service has changed over the years.
Amtrak redesigned the on-board service employee uniforms, which can be seen in this photo taken in 1976.

The full history of Amtrak’s iconic dining cars, which the company says it is removing to cater to millennial whims

Amtrak is ending its iconic dining car in its one-night East Coast routes. Take a look at how its meal service has changed over the years.

Amtrak is blaming millennials as it cuts back on dining-car meals — and the internet’s not buying its logic

On some routes east of the Mississippi, Amtrak will no longer its traditional white-linen dinner service as it moves to cut costs.

Seattle has the best public transportation in the United States, according to a new study. Here’s how other cities compare.

The unique study looked at more than 100 factors to rank metro areas with the best and worst public transportation in the country.
The Grand Class room onboard the Tren Al Andalus, which travels through southern Spain.

From bunk beds to spacious suites, here’s what sleeper rooms look like on 10 different trains

Sleeping accommodations look different on trains in Europe, Asia, and the US. Here are the most interesting cabins, from suites to rows of bunk beds.
Amtrak's new Acela trainsets are set to hit the rails in 2021.

See inside Amtrak’s luxurious new train cars that are the closest thing to European rail the US has yet seen

The agency showed off the new cars' upgraded interiors this week at its headquarters in Delaware, featuring new café cars, bathrooms, and more.
A motorman on a New Jersey Transit commuter train bound for New York City looks back at the platform before moving the train at the Secaucus Junction station in Secaucus

A man fell out of a commuter train in New Jersey after the doors opened on the wrong side

It's every commuter's worst nightmare, and highlights just how important the oft-ignored signs not to lean against the doors can be.