An article about the features of national traffic on various railways.
On the railways you can meet anyone. In Moscow, there are sellers and beggars, and in Jakarta - clowns. They earn about $ 15.6 per day in performances on commuter trains.
The interiors of suburban trains in Yangon - the former capital of Myanmar, September 17, 2012. They have not changed since the beginning of the 20th century.
Passengers commuter trains at the railway station in Mumbai, July 11, 2012. Photographed on long exposure.
Railway station in Madrid, November 14, 2012.
3 km from the city of Uyuni in the south-west of Bolivia, there is a cemetery of old trains, November 5, 2012. In the past, the city was the most important transportation hub, but over the years everything has fallen into decay.
New York Central Station is the largest station in the world, November 1, 2012.
Features of national transport in Dhaka, Bangladesh, October 25, 2012.
Stockholm Underground (Swede. Stockholms tunnelbana) is called “the longest art gallery in the world.” It was opened on October 1, 1950.
This year, the world's oldest London Metro celebrates its 150th anniversary.His first line, which was called the Metropolitan Roadway, opened in 1863. In honor of this event today you can meet the actors and the old train for a couple.
In the Moscow metro is not crowded? Take a look at the platform at rush hour in Allahabad, India, February 10, 2013.
Features of national transport in Mexico, April 29, 2013.
The train in the coal mine Borodinsky. This is a coal mining enterprise located in the Krasnoyarsk Territory of Russia. Here is one of the largest coal basins in Russia.
Fabulous landscape. Brocken Mountain and the Narrow Gauge Railway in Harz, Germany, January 15, 2013.
Model train. The creator is preparing for the exhibition of models of railway transport in Scotland, February 21, 2013.
Chocolate train for the Guinness Book of Records. It was installed at the South Station in Brussels, November 19, 2012. The length of the train is 34.05 meters and it weighs 1285 kg.
Vendors of vegetables on the background of the passing train in Dhaka, Bangladesh, September 10, 2012.
Vladimir Putin in the car. Directed to a meeting on the development of railways in Moscow, October 19, 2012.
The festival of railway transport in Alaska, December 1, 2012. Passengers are entertained by a church choir.
Fashion show in the Dubai Metro, January 23, 2013.
The train to Tokyo, which moves by itself, without a driver.
During the annual carnival in Rio de Janeiro in the subway you can meet a variety of people, February 10, 2013.
Suburban train in Nairobi, Kenya, February 25, 2013.
The tram in Istanbul, January 7, 2013.
Tram in Lisbon, October 18, 2012. According to one version, the name "tram" comes from trolleys for the transportation of coal in the mines of England. Today, this oldest form of urban transport is the safest in the world.
Interior commuter train in New Delhi, November 8, 2012.
Before the launch of the Soyuz TMA-06M spacecraft from the Baikonur cosmodrome, October 21, 2012. After the missiles are taken out of the assembly and test complex, they are transported to the launch pad in the Kazakh steppe on a special train at a speed of about 5 km / h.
Completion of the drilling of a 4 km long railway tunnel that will connect Paris and Starsburg. The photo shows the drilling machine, February 25, 2013.
A meeting of machinists during a 2-hour strike of railway workers in Bucharest, January 16, 2013.
The Beijing-Shanghai highway uses high-speed trains of the CRH380A and CRH380B series, which reach a speed of 300 km / h, on October 23, 2012.
As for speed, of the trains, the record belongs to the Japanese MLX01 on a magnetic cushion, which set a speed record of 581 km / h on the JR-Maglev line. Of the ordinary trains, the record is the French TGV, which accelerated in 2007 to a speed of 574.8 km / h.
Rainy day in Bangalore, India, February 26, 2013. View from the window of the car.