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Railroad Magazines & Journals

This page provides a guide to railroad magazines and railway journals, including railfanning, model railroading, railroad photography, industry news, and historic preservation.

Model Railroad Books - 120+ titles covering all aspects of model railroad layout design, track plans, benchwork, structures, scenery, detailing, weathering, DCC, electronics, prototypical operation, and more

Atlantic Northeast Rails & Ports - Newsletter about the railroads, ports, intermodal facilities, and government of New England and eastern Canada, published twice a month and archived online

Australian Model Railway Magazine - Bi-monthly magazine from the Southern Cross Model Railway Association

Bahn-Report - Bi-monthly German railway magazine

Blickpunkt Straßenbahn - Bi-monthly German magazine covering urban public transit

British Railway Modelling - Monthly magazine with layout features, prototype information, and historical articles

British Railways Illustrated - Monthly British rail magazine with photos and feature articles

Canadian Railway Modeler - Bi-monthly magazine devoted to modeling all aspects of the Canadian railway scene, by North Kildonan Publications

Classic Toy Trains - Magazine about building, operating, and enhancing toy train layouts, by Kalmbach Publishing

Classic Trains - Quarterly magazine celebrating the golden years of railroading, by Kalmbach Publishing

Connaissance du Rail - French railway magazine published six times per year

Continental Modeller - Monthly magazine devoted to scale models of the railways outside Britain

Der Schienenbus - News magazine about German Railways, published quarterly

Duegi Editrice - Publisher of an Italian railway magazines, videos, and books

eBay Auctions - Thousands of railroad magazine back issues ranging from bulk lots to rare issues

Eisenbahn Journal - German railroading magazine published nine times per year

Eisenbahn Magazine - Monthly magazine covers German railroad and model railroad topics

Eisenbahn-Kurier - German railfan magazine available in-print and online

Engineers & Engines Magazine - Bi-monthly magazine for steam, gas, tractor, railroad, locomotive, and farm machinery enthusiasts

European Railway Review - Bi-monthly technical journal for the European rail industry

Garden Rail - Monthly British magazine covering all aspects of outdoor model railways

Garden Railways Magazine - Monthly magazine from Kalmbach Publishing

Grand Scales Quarterly - Magazine dedicated to scale railways of 12" gauge and larger

Heritage Railway - Monthly British magazine with news and features on railway preservation

Heywood Society Journal - In-depth coverage of all passenger carrying miniature railways in the UK, from 7-1/4" gauge to 15", published twice per year

Horn & Whistle - Quarterly journal of the Horn and Whistle Enthusiast's Group, dedicated to the preservation, increase, and dissemination of knowledge regarding horns, whistles, sirens, bells, and other acoustic devices used in signaling and warning applications

Hornby Magazine - Monthly British model railway magazine

Industrial Railway Record - Magazine of British industrial railways, published four times per year

Interface Journal - Electronic journal devoted to examining the issues associated with wheel/rail interaction

International Railway Journal (IRJ) - Monthly journal of international passenger rail news

Irish Railway Record Society - Publishes a journal three times per year covering all aspects of railways in Ireland

Kalmbach Publishing - Publisher of railroad magazines and books

La Vie du Rail - French railway magazine

Large Scale Online - On-line magazine for garden railways, large scale, and G scale trains

Light Iron Digest - Bi-monthly magazine with pertinent information for the narrow gauge, industrial, and shortline enthusiast

Live Steam & Outdoor Railroading - Bi-monthly steam and metalworking hobby publication

Loco Revue - Model railroading magazine published monthly in France

Locomotives International - Bi-monthly publication covering British-built steam overseas, and overseas railways in general

LOK Report - Monthly European railways magazine in German language

Maine 2-Foot Quarterly Magazine - Quarterly magazine with prototype and modeling information for 24" and 30" gauge enthusiasts

Mass Transit Magazine - Covers US mass transit news, trends, and developments, published eight times per year

Metro Magazine - Monthly magazine with coverage of surface public transportation in the US

Metro Report International - Quarterly journal showcases best practices in light rail, commuter rail, metro, and tram systems worldwide

MIBA Verlag - Publisher of MIBA Miniaturbahnen, a German model railroading magazine

Miniature Railway Magazine - British magazine specializes in 5", 7-1/4", 10-1/4", 12-1/4", and 15" gauge miniature railways, both commercial and garden varieties

Model Engineer - Index of Model Engineer magazine, published in the UK since 1898

Model Railroad News - Monthly magazine with new product news and reviews for all scales

Model Railroader Magazine - Monthly magazine from Kalmbach Publishing

Model Train Magazine Index - Free index to model railroad magazines from 1933 to the present

Modellbahn-Kurier - German model railroading magazine available in-print and online

Modellbahntechnik aktuell - German online model railway magazine

Modelleisenbahner - Monthly German model railroading magazine

Modelljärnvägsmagasinet - Swedish model railroading magazine, published three times per year

Modern Locomotives Illustrated - Bi-monthly magazine records the development and operation of modern traction in the UK

Modern Railways Magazine - Monthly magazine covers railway operations in Britain and overseas

Motive Power Magazine - Bi-monthly magazine includes the latest happenings with locomotives from the Australian rail scene

N Bahn Magazine - Bi-monthly German magazine covers N scale model railroading

N Scale Enthusiast - Publishes a bi-monthly magazine about N scale modeling

N Scale Railroading - Bi-monthly magazine dedicated to N scale model railroading

N-Scale Magazine - Bi-monthly magazine devoted exclusively to N scale modeling, published by Platinum Rail Publications

Narrow Gauge and Industrial Railway Modelling Review - Quarterly magazine devoted to narrow gauge and industrial prototype and modelling

Narrow Gauge and Short Line Gazette - Bi-monthly publication with how-to articles and features of interest to model railroaders; by Benchmark Publications, Ltd

Narrow Gauge Downunder Magazine - Quarterly magazine devoted entirely to narrow gauge railways, including articles of particular interest for model builders

Narrow Gauge World - British magazine for narrow gauge railway enthusiasts, photographers, travelers, and modelers, published six times per year

New Zealand Model Railway Guild - Publishes the New Zealand Model Railway Journal six times a year for everyone with an interest in the modeling of New Zealand railway prototypes

New Zealand Railway Observer - Bi-monthly magazine covers New Zealand railways and tramways

O Gauge Railroading Magazine - Publishes 7 issues per year about O gauge model railroading

O Scale Trains Magazine - Bi-monthly magazine for O scale modelers and craftsmen, published in hard copy and digital editions

On30 Annual - Annual publication about On30 scale model railroad products and layouts

Pacific Transit Review - Bi-monthly magazine with news and photos of transit developments throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Australia

Passenger Train Journal - Quarterly magazine with rail passenger topics ranging from long-distance intercity trains, new commuter-rail operations, the trolley's triumph over freeway sprawl, and classic trains of yesteryear

Pendragon Publishing - Publishes BackTrack, a monthly historical railway journal in Britain, and the Railways In Transition book series

Private Varnish - Magazine about private railroad cars, published four times per year

Progressive Railroading - Monthly magazine with industry news for freight and passenger rail professionals

Rail Business Intelligence - UK rail industry newsletter published every two weeks

Rail et Industrie - Quarterly French railway magazine

Rail Express - British magazine for railway enthusiasts, historians, and diesel/electric era modelers

Rail Professional - Monthly UK rail industry magazine with independent rail news reporting and analysis

Rail Technology Magazine (RTM) - Independent technical trade journal for the UK rail industry

Railfan & Railroad Magazine - Monthly railfan magazine, by Carstens Publications

Railfan Canada Magazine - An all-Canadian railway photographic journal featuring stories, photos, and feature articles on Canadian railways, published quarterly

Railpace Newsmagazine - Monthly northeastern US rail newsmagazine with photos and railfanning features

Railpub - Back issue magazines and used books about railroads and model railroading

Railroad Explorer Magazine - Magazine dedicated to all aspects of prototype railroading exclusively in the northeastern U.S. and eastern Canada, published three times per year

Railroad Heritage - Journal of the Center for Railroad Photography & Art provides a written record of historic and contemporary work in railroad photography and art

Railroad Model Craftsman Magazine - Monthly modeling magazine, by Carstens Publications

Railroad Week in Review - Online weekly summary of railroad industry trends and indicators for managers and customers

Railroads Illustrated (formerly CTC Board) - Monthly magazine devoted to both modern and vintage railroad photography in North America

Railwatch - Quarterly magazine of Railfuture, an organization campaigning for greater use and investment in Britain's railways

Railway Age - Monthly rail industry magazine

Railway Bylines - Monthly magazine devoted to branch lines, industrial railways, narrow gauge, light railways, and Irish railways

Railway Collectors' Journal - UK railwayana magazine with auction previews and results, buying and selling memorabilia (hardware, antiques, relics, ephemera), price and rarity guides, notices and small adverts, and events diary

Railway Digest - Monthly magazine with news and full-length articles about Australia's railways

Railway Gazette International - Business news and information for the world's railway, metro, and light rail industries, with a family of print and on-line publications

Railway Herald - Digital railway enthusiasts magazine, dedicated to the UK railway scene and available free of charge

Railway Interiors International - Quarterly journal covers the latest trends and developments in the design, furnishing, equipment, and management of passenger railway carriage interiors

Railway Magazine, The - British general interest rail magazine covering Network Rail and the train operating companies, equipment, steam, metro systems, and more

Railway Market - CEE Review - Quarterly magazine with rail industry news and analysis from Central and Eastern Europe

Railway Modeller - Monthly magazine devoted to modeling British railways

Railway Track & Structures (RT&S) - Monthly industry publication for railroad engineering

Railways Africa - Bi-monthly industry publication covering African railways with online news coverage

Railways Illustrated - Monthly rail magazine with news, features, photos, and more, available in the UK and worldwide

Retours - Digital magazine on railway history, design, and photography by Arjan den Boer

Revista Ferroviaria - Monthly magazine published in Brazil about freight and passenger railways; organizes the annual Business on Rails show in Sao Paulo

Rieles Latinoamericanos - Railroad magazine from Argentina with local, Latin America, and Europe rail news; published monthly in Spanish

SJK & TÅG - Railfan magazine published in Sweden

Steam Days Magazine - Monthly magazine covers the days of steam from the introduction of railways in the British Isles to the demise of steam in 1968

Steam in the Garden - Dedicated to coverage of the small-scale live steam scene

Steam Traction - American steam and threshing enthusiast magazine, dedicated to bringing readers the best stories and photographs of steam's past and present

Tasmanian Rail News - Covers all aspects of Tasmanian railways, published quarterly by the Australian Railway Historical Society — Tasmanian Division

TDHRail - Quarterly trade magazine covers all aspects of passenger and freight railways in the Asia Pacific region

The 7+ Railroader - Color magazine published quarterly for riding-scale model railroaders

The Railroad Press - Quarterly magazine with railroad history, maps, and photographs - covering modern, vintage, and classic trains

Timber Times - Publishes railroad books and a quarterly magazine devoted to logging railroads in the steam era

Track & Signal - International railway business magazine published quarterly in Australia

Trackside Model Railroading - Monthly digital magazine featuring in-depth layout tours with lots of photos

Traction Magazine - Bi-monthly publication covers the development of British diesel and electric traction

Traction Magazine - Monthly magazine about British railway preservation

Trains Magazine - Monthly magazine from Kalmbach Publishing covers a variety of railroad topics

Tramway Review - Quarterly journal covers the history of tramways in Britain and Europe

Tramways & Urban Transit Magazine - Monthly magazine with news, features and articles about light rail and urban transit systems around the world, published by the Light Rail Transit Association (LRTA)

TRAQ Magazine - Documents railway developments in Quebec, published six times per year

Trolley Talk - Bi-monthly magazine for trolley fans

Tutto Treno - Italian railway magazine published monthly

TuttoTreno & Storia - Italian railway history magazine published twice a year

TuttoTreno Modellismo - Italian model railway magazine published quarterly

U.S. Rail News - Bi-weekly news coverage of the freight and passenger rail industry

Voie Etroite - Bi-monthly magazine dedicated to French narrow gauge railways, tourist railways, and historical preservation

Westlake Publishing - Publishes two annual magazines including The Logging, Mining & Industrial Annual and The Narrow Gauge Annual

Withers Publishing - Publishes the bi-monthly Diesel Era Magazine with a focus on US diesel operations past and present, plus a variety of railroad books

Ztrack Magazine - Bi-monthly magazine devoted to Z scale model railroading

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