With the passage of time improvements are going on in living standard of human life. With the passing day new inventions are being made by the human. If we see in transport. It has changed remarkably rather than the old era. Now fastest and comfortable transport system has been introduced world wide. In which rail transport has done a superb improvement. Rail networks has a very old history. In the past the railway tracks are of wood or stone. But now the whole rail network is completely changed with latest and advanced modifications. Train is a safe and comfortable transport. The number of fastest trains are added in the system. Here we are providing the list of Top 10 Fastest Trains In The World.
10. HSL 1
HSL 1 train belongs to Belgium. This train is on the track since December 1997. This train attains the top speed of 186 mph. This train has a 25KV 50 Hz Ohlw railway electrification systems. This is the 10th fastest train in the world.
Elettero Treno Rapido is a train of Italy. It has been operated since 1993. This train is powered by 3 KV DC, 25 KV 50 Hz system. The important thing of this train is its coverage from center of Bologna to Milan just in 60 seconds. ETR 500 has the top speed of 190 mph. With this speed this is the world’s 9th fastest train.
United Kingdom has a great work in rail network system. They are focusing on to ficialte their nationality holders with a best rail network. They have introduced a train powered by 25 kv 50 Hz in the rail network with having the top speed of 199 mph. This train has the route between Uk and France. The different tunnel channels came in its way. This superb train is at number 8th.
7. AVE Talgo-350
This fastest train is of Spain. Its connection is between Madrid-Barcelona and Madrid-Valladolid. This train has a beautiful shape and with the top speed 205 mph made it the world’s 7th fastest train. In this train 25 kv 50 Hz electrification system is working.
6. THSR 700T
Taiwan is introduced this train which has the top speed of 208 mph. The capacity of taking passengers of this train is 989. It is powered by 25 kv/60 Hz AC electrification system.
5. KTX 2
This South Koren based train is operating in KOrail. It was built by Hyundai Rotem.Its first journey was started in 2009. This train has the ability to gain the speed of 218 mph. But some security reasons made it to bound at 190 mph. It is powered by 25 KV/60 Hz AC Catenaries. This high speed train with comfortable journey is ranked at number 5.
4. TGV Reseau
This is French high speed train which is powered by 25 KV AC, 1500 v DC electrification system. It can carry 377 passengers. This high speed train can attain the top speed of 236.12 mph. It is the world’s 4th fastest train
Japan has done a great work in improving the train infrastructure. Th efforts made them able to produced the high speed train attaining the top speed of 276.2 mph. It is also powered by 25,000 V AC electrification system. This number 3rd fastest train is working since 1964.
This train has the world’s best and advanced rail infrastructure. This is German train uses magnetic levitation system and is powered by 50-100KW electric current. This second world’s fastest train has the speed of 279.5 mph.
China based train CRH380A is at the top in this list. This train attains the speed of 302.8 mph. This fastest train can carry the 494 passengers. Its route is from Shanghai to Nanjing and Shanghai to Hangzhou. It is powered by 25 KV AC overhead electric system.