TOP 15 RAILROADS GAMES

Railroad games are the perfect excuse to channel your inner conductor and pretend you're the one in charge of dozens of trains. There's something strangely satisfying about controlling the tracks and ensuring all trains make it to their destinations on time. Players love this genre for its unique blend of strategy and simulation, as you deal with everything from scheduling to maintenance. Plus, let's be honest, who hasn't dreamed of playing with toy trains as a kid? Now you can do it as an adult with a little more complexity and a lot more fun. And if you're looking for the top games in this genre, you've come to the right place, my friend. We've picked the cream of the crop for your enjoyment. So sit back, grab a controller, and get ready to become the ultimate train master.

#01
Games like Trainz

Trainz

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2002
  • Rating: 8.7/10

#02
Games like Railroad Tycoon 3

Railroad Tycoon 3

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 8.4/10

#03
Games like Railroad Tycoon II

Railroad Tycoon II

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, Console
  • Release: 1998
  • Rating: 8.1/10

#04
Games like The Last Express

The Last Express

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 1997
  • Rating: 8/10

#05
Games like Microsoft Train Simulator

Microsoft Train Simulator

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2001
  • Rating: 7.6/10

#06
Games like Trainz Railroad Simulator 2004

Trainz Railroad Simulator 2004

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC
  • Release: 2003
  • Rating: 7.5/10

#07
Games like Sid Meiers Railroads!

Sid Meiers Railroads!

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Mac, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2006
  • Rating: 7.4/10

#08
Games like Cities in Motion

Cities in Motion

  • License: Commercial
  • Platforms: PC, Mac
  • Release: 2011
  • Rating: 7.2/10

#09
Games like OpenTTD

OpenTTD

  • License: n/a
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Android, Mac
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: 7/10

#10
Games like Chuggington Traintastic Adventures

Chuggington Traintastic Adventures

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2012
  • Rating: n/a

#11
Games like Loco

Loco

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 1984
  • Rating: n/a

#12
Games like Loco: Christmas Edition

Loco: Christmas Edition

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2005
  • Rating: n/a

#13
Games like Trainyard

Trainyard

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: n/a

#14
Games like Trainyard Express

Trainyard Express

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2010
  • Rating: n/a

#15
Games like Santa Ride!

Santa Ride!

  • License: commercial
  • Platforms: PC, iPhone / iPad, Android
  • Release: 2004
  • Rating: n/a