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Aegviidu (Estonian for "Timespend") is a borough (alev) in Anija Parish, in Harju County.
Aruküla is a small borough (alevik) in Harju County, northern Estonia.
Ülemiste is a subdistrict (asum) in the district of Lasnamäe, Tallinn, the capital of Estonia.
Baltic Station (Balti jaam) is the main railway station in Tallinn, Estonia.
A broad-gauge railway is a railway with a track gauge broader than the standard-gauge railways.
The ČKD ČME3 is six axle diesel locomotive with electric transmission built by ČKD.
A classification yard (American and Canadian English) or marshalling yard (British, Hong Kong, Indian, Australian and Canadian English) is a railway yard found at some freight train stations, used to separate railway cars onto one of several tracks.
Commuter rail, also called suburban rail, is a passenger rail transport service that primarily operates between a city centre and middle to outer suburbs beyond 15 km (10 miles) and commuter towns or other locations that draw large numbers of commuters—people who travel on a daily basis.
A diesel multiple unit or DMU is a multiple-unit train powered by on-board diesel engines.
A double-track railway usually involves running one track in each direction, compared to a single-track railway where trains in both directions share the same track.
The DR1 diesel-electric trainset was manufactured by Rīgas Vagonbūves Rūpnīca from 1963 for suburban commuter usage within the Soviet Union.
Edelaraudtee (Southwestern railway) is an Estonian railway operator founded in 1997.
Eesti Raudtee or EVR is the national railway company of Estonia.
An electric multiple unit or EMU is a multiple-unit train consisting of self-propelled carriages, using electricity as the motive power.
AS Eesti Liinirongid, operating as Elron, is a government-owned passenger train operator in Estonia.
The ER2 electric trainset is a DC electric multiple unit which was in production by the Railroad Machinery Plants of Riga (in consortium with the Electrical Machinery Plants of Riga and the Railroad Machinery Plants of Kalinin) from June 1962 to mid-1984.
Estonia (Eesti), officially the Republic of Estonia (Eesti Vabariik), is a sovereign state in Northern Europe.
The European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS) is the system of standards for management and interoperation of signalling for railways by the European Union (EU).
The European Train Control System (ETCS) is the signalling and control component of the European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS).
The C30-7 is a 6-axle diesel-electric locomotive built by GE Transportation Systems between 1976 and 1986 as an updated U30C with a 16-cylinder FDL-series diesel engine.
The GE C36-7 is a 6-axle diesel-electric locomotive built by GE Transportation Systems, GE do Brazil and A Goninan & Co between 1978 and 1989.
| | GoRail is a passenger rail operator in Estonia operating services to Russia.
Harju County (Harju maakond), or Harjumaa (Harrien or Rugel, Harria) is one of the 15 counties of Estonia.
Jäneda (Jendel) is a small village in northern Estonia.
Kehra is a small town in Harju County, northern Estonia, and the administrative centre of Anija Parish.
Kitseküla (Estonian for "Goat Village") is a subdistrict (asum) of the district of Kesklinn (Midtown) in Tallinn, the capital of Estonia.
Kulli is a village in Raasiku Parish, Harju County in northern Estonia.
Lagedi is a small borough (alevik) in Rae Parish, Harju County, northern Estonia.
Lääne-Viru County (Lääne-Viru maakond), or Lääne-Virumaa, is one of 15 counties of Estonia.
Lehtse is a small borough (alevik) in Tapa Parish, Lääne-Viru County in northern Estonia.
Muuga Harbour (Muuga sadam) is the largest cargo port in Estonia, located on the southern coast of the Gulf of Finland, northeast of the capital Tallinn, in Maardu.
Narva (Нарва) is the third largest city in Estonia.
An overhead line or overhead wire is used to transmit electrical energy to trams, trolleybuses or trains.
Paldiski is a town and Baltic Sea port situated on the Pakri peninsula of north-western Estonia.
Parila is a village in Anija Parish, Harju County in northern Estonia.
The Pirita (Pirita jõgi) is a long river in northern Estonia that drains into Tallinn Bay (part of the Gulf of Finland) in Pirita, Tallinn.
Raasiku is a small borough (alevik) in Raasiku Parish, Harju County, Estonia, with a population of 1,378 (2017).
Rail Baltica (in Estonia also known as Rail Baltic and the Baltic part referred to as the Rail Baltica Global Project) is a greenfield railway infrastructure project to link Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland with a European standard gauge rail line, providing passenger and freight service between the countries and improving rail connections between Central and Northern Europe as well as acting as a catalyst for building the economic corridor in the Northeastern Europe.
Rail freight transport is the use of railroads and trains to transport cargo as opposed to human passengers.
The rail transport system in Estonia consists of about of railway lines, of which are currently in public use.
Railway Gazette International is a monthly business journal covering the railway, metro, light rail and tram industries worldwide.
Regional rail, also known as local trains and stopping trains, are passenger rail services that operate between towns and cities.
The Russian Empire (Российская Империя) or Russia was an empire that existed across Eurasia and North America from 1721, following the end of the Great Northern War, until the Republic was proclaimed by the Provisional Government that took power after the February Revolution of 1917.
Saint Petersburg (p) is Russia's second-largest city after Moscow, with 5 million inhabitants in 2012, part of the Saint Petersburg agglomeration with a population of 6.2 million (2015).
Sõjamäe (Estonian for "War Hill") is a subdistrict (asum) in the district of Lasnamäe, Tallinn, the capital of Estonia.
Stadler FLIRT (Fast Light Innovative Regional Train; 1) is a diesel or electric multiple unit railcar made by Stadler Rail of Switzerland.
Stadler Rail AG, also known as Stadler Rail Group, is a Swiss manufacturer of railway rolling stock, with an emphasis on regional train multiple units and trams.
A standard-gauge railway is a railway with a track gauge of.
Tallinn (or,; names in other languages) is the capital and largest city of Estonia.
The Tallinn-Narva railway is located in Northern Estonia, Estonia and is the oldest railway (built in 1870) in Estonia with a total length of 211km.
Tapa is a town in Tapa Parish, Lääne-Viru County, Estonia.
Tartu (South Estonian: Tarto) is the second largest city of Estonia, after Estonia's political and financial capital Tallinn.
The Trans-European high-speed rail network (TEN-R), together with the Trans-European conventional rail network, make up the Trans-European Rail network, which in turn is one of a number of the European Union's Trans-European transport networks (TEN-T).
The 2TE116 is a broad gauge double diesel locomotive manufactured by Luhanskteplovoz, used extensively to haul heavy freight trains in the Soviet Union and its successor states, particularly by RŽD.