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Top Ten Fastest Trains in the World

Time is the most precious thing, once it goes never comes back. Human beings have made lots of discoveries in travel technology to save their precious time. Evolution has introduced a drastic transformation in our life. From bullock carts to horses, then cycles to cars and now highest speed trains, every transport mode has a great impact on our lives. Here is the list of fastest trains in the world.

Shanghai Maglev Train

Fastest Trains in the World

Shanghai Maglev is owned and operated by Shanghai Maglev Transportation Development Co. Shanghai maglev train operates in Shanghai in China. The top operational commercial speed of this train is 431 km/h and average speed of the train is 251km/h. however in a non-commercial test run, a maglev train achieved a Chinese record speed of 501 km/h.

Harmony CRH 380A

Fastest Trains in the World

The CRH380A is a Chinese electric high-speed train that was developed by CSR Corporation Limited. The CRH380A was designed to operate at the maximum speed of 380 km/h. but the original 8-car train-set recorded a top speed of 416.6 km/h during a trial run and the longer 16-car train-set temporarily held the world record for the fastest production train at 486.1 km/h.