Passenger train in Cambodia
Asia Trains

Train travel in Cambodia

Compared to Vietnam, which has over 2,600 km of railway track, Cambodia’s passenger train network is very small with only 612 km of track currently in use. Moreover, unlike Vietnam’s rail services which form an [Read more…]

Thailand Train
Asia Trains

Train travel in Thailand

Thailand has over 4,000 km of railway tracks, nearly double the length in Vietnam, which has around 2,600 km. Thailand also has a wider variety of different kinds of passenger trains in operation than Vietnam, [Read more…]

Chicken and rice on a Vietnam train
Vietnam Train Guide

Food on Vietnam Trains

There is a lot of food served on trains in Vietnam, and lot of negative things written about that food by foreign tourists travelling on trains in Vietnam. Some tourists have claimed that the food [Read more…]

Vietnam Train Guide

A Guide to Train Services in Vietnam

Vietnam has 11 operational railway lines with a total of approximately 2,600 km of railway track. The majority of the railway network is made up of the North-South line which is also known as the [Read more…]

Vietnam Train Guide

History of Vietnam Railways

Railway transport was first introduced to Vietnam during the 1880s under the guidance of the French Colonial Administration. The first railway line was built for use by trams in 1881. The tram line ran from [Read more…]