2021 in rail transport


This article lists events related to rail transport that are currently scheduled to occur in 2021. Please be aware that the actual dates on which these events occur may differ substantially from what is shown here.

Years in rail transport

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Industry awards


North America

Awards presented by Railway Age magazine

References


  1. Little, Lori (January 3, 2021). "Island Line trains reach the end of the line". Isle of Wright County Press. Retrieved January 5, 2021.
  2. "京沈高铁1月22日全线开通". January 21, 2021.
  3. "Written Statement: Future of Rail update". Welsh Government. October 22, 2020. Archived from the original on October 30, 2020.
  4. "Inauguran Lína 3 del Metro en Monterrey; durí ocho años su conclusión". Hoy Tamaulipas (in Spanish). February 28, 2021. Retrieved February 28, 2021.
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  6. "Открыты станции "Народное Ополчение" и "Мнёвники" Большой кольцевой линии" (in Russian). Moscow Metro. April 1, 2021.
  7. "Long-awaited train service between Waikato and Auckland begins". Radio New Zealand. April 6, 2021. Retrieved April 5, 2021.
  8. "Hamilton's new Rotokauri Transport Hub gears up for opening". Stuff. January 29, 2021. Retrieved February 18, 2021.
  9. "Date set for start of Hamilton to Auckland commuter train service". NZ Herald. Retrieved February 18, 2021.
  10. "T9 : ouverture le 10 avril - transportparis - Le webmagazine des transports parisiens". transportparis.canalblog.com (in French). March 11, 2021. Retrieved March 12, 2021.
  11. Everington, Keoni (March 10, 2021). "Taiwan's Taichung MRT line gets rid of China-made couplers, launch set for April 25". Taiwan News. Retrieved March 12, 2021.
  12. Keeley, Graham (January 26, 2021). "Spain launches low-cost, high-speed train line with €5 tickets – as UK struggles to complete HS2 project". i. Retrieved January 27, 2021.
  13. Tanveer, Asim; Ahmed, Munir (June 7, 2021). "Officials: 2 trains collide in southern Pakistan, killing 38". Associated Press. Archived from the original on June 7, 2021. Retrieved June 7, 2021.
  14. "Phase one of Putrajaya MRT line almost complete, operations scheduled to start in August | The Star". www.thestar.com.my. Retrieved April 3, 2021.
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  16. Bruno, Joe (April 30, 2021). "Beleaguered Charlotte streetcar project now projected to open by August". WSOC-TV. Retrieved May 4, 2021.
  17. Bjelotomic, Snezana (May 6, 2020). "Belgrade-Novi Sad fast rail to open in autumn of 2021". Serbian Monitor. Retrieved December 20, 2020.
  18. Prynn, Jonathan; Sleigh, Sophia (December 21, 2018). "TfL under fire as Battersea Tube extension is delayed by 'miscalculations'". Evening Standard. Retrieved May 8, 2020.
  19. "Northgate Link light rail extension will open October 2" (Press release). Sound Transit. April 9, 2021. Retrieved April 9, 2021.
  20. Warrier, Ranju (October 7, 2020). "Egypt to begin operations of Light Rail Transit project in October 2021". Construction Week. Retrieved October 7, 2020.
  21. Theparat, Chatrudee (October 30, 2020). "Tangled lines". Bangkok Post. Retrieved October 31, 2020.
  22. "Report from the General Manager" (PDF). Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority. March 29, 2021. p. 20.
  23. "รถไฟสายสีแดง มี.ค.64". Thai PBS. November 16, 2020.
  24. "SANDAG :: PROJECTS :: San Diego's Regional Planning Agency". www.sandag.org. Retrieved July 21, 2018.
  25. Frausto, Elizabeth (February 11, 2021). "MTS workshop details bus route changes coming with new trolley extension". La Jolla Light. Retrieved February 15, 2021.
  26. Ruf, Isabel (March 31, 2021). "Kombilösung Karlsruhe: Alle Infos zum Milliarden-Projekt vor der Fertigstellung 2021" (in German). Badische Neueste Nachrichten. Retrieved April 6, 2021.
  27. "Dhaka Metro Rail: Rollout likely this year". The Daily Star (Bangladesh). January 8, 2021. Retrieved February 18, 2021.
  28. "Metro rail will start running in Dhaka this Victory Day: planning minister". The Daily Star (Bangladesh). February 17, 2021. Retrieved February 18, 2021.
  29. Meier, Ricardo (March 23, 2021). "Estação Vila Sônia atrasa e só ddeve ser aberta em dezembro" (in Portuguese). Metrô CPTM. Retrieved March 23, 2021.
  30. "轨道金义线车站全线进入装修". March 4, 2021.
  31. "金义东市域轨道交通项目今日开工". 金华新闻网. December 27, 2016. Archived from the original on December 1, 2017. Retrieved November 11, 2017.
  32. Dungca, Nicole (December 7, 2016). "New Green Line stations are delayed until 2021". Boston Globe. Retrieved December 7, 2016.
  33. "China's rail network opens up transport links in Laos". The Star. January 20, 2020.
  34. "Governo de SP promete entregar estação Jardim Colonial, da linha 15-Prata do monotrilho, em 2 anos" (in Portuguese). G1. May 27, 2019. Retrieved May 29, 2019.
  35. December 11, Jeff Labine Updated; 2019 (December 11, 2019). "Concrete mass in river delaying Valley Line southeast LRT | Edmonton Journal". Retrieved December 13, 2019.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
  36. "定了!北京地铁11号线西段、首都机场线西延今年开通". January 6, 2021. Retrieved January 7, 2020.
  37. "Fenghuang Maglev Line Starts Construction". HunanGov. August 8, 2019. Retrieved March 12, 2021.
  38. "Odense Letbane takes delivery of its first tram". Railway Gazette International.
  39. Barrow, Keith (July 31, 2019). "Guatemala City LRT right-of-way agreement signed". International Railway Journal. Retrieved March 15, 2021.
  40. Senesi, Andrea (January 9, 2021). "Scavi M4, il muro romano trasloca dal cantiere del metrò al parco archeologico". Corriere della Sera. Retrieved January 12, 2021.
  41. "Second stage of Thomson-East Coast Line to open early 2021 after delays due to COVID-19: Ong Ye Kung". CNA. September 4, 2020. Retrieved September 4, 2020.
  42. Briginshaw, David (September 15, 2020). "Germany's open-access operator revamped and ready to grow". International Railway Journal. Retrieved October 8, 2020.
  43. Kramar, Ostap (February 2, 2021). "Кличко повідомив, коли варто чекати на відкриття Подільсько-Воскресенського мосту в Києві". hromadske.ua (in Ukrainian). Retrieved March 12, 2021.
  44. "'Significant progress' made on Blackpool town centre investment plans". Blackpool Gazette. February 27, 2019.
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  46. "Midland Metro secures funds for Edgbaston extension". International Railway Journal. September 1, 2017. Retrieved February 16, 2021.
  47. Jones, Tamlyn (September 2, 2017). "How the new tram to Edgbaston will look". BirminghamLive. Retrieved February 16, 2021.
  48. Richardson, Adam (May 18, 2021). "FURTHER ISLAND LINE TRAINS ARRIVE ON THE ISLE OF WIGHT AMID UPGRADE DELAYS". Island Echo. Retrieved May 19, 2021.
  49. Johnson, Jim (August 3, 2018). "Salinas rail extension project set for groundbreaking ceremony". Monterey Herald. Retrieved February 25, 2019.
  50. West, Bryan (January 22, 2018). "Rails delivered to Tempe for 3-mile streetcar project". KPNX. Retrieved July 6, 2018.
  51. MacDonald-Evoy, Jerod (June 12, 2018). "From pickleball to bikepaths: What's in the Tempe budget for you". The Arizona Republic. Retrieved July 6, 2018.
  52. Nelson, Laura J. (April 10, 2020). "Construction problems delay Metro's $2-billion Crenshaw Line opening until 2021". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 14, 2020.
  53. Poblete, Gabriel (July 21, 2020). "Brightline might bypass five new rail platforms". Miami Today. Retrieved July 27, 2020.
  54. Luczak, Marybeth (September 22, 2020). "Construction of Texas high-speed line due to start in 2021". International Railway Journal. Retrieved September 23, 2020.
  55. Kuo, Shaun (December 2, 2020). "Amtrak Cascades Sets Timeline for Point Defiance Bypass Restart and New Trains". Urbanist. Retrieved December 27, 2020.
  56. Honore, Marcel (November 24, 2020). "Rail's Interim Service Could Be Pushed Back A Year Amid COVID-19, Testing Woes". Honolulu Civil Beat. Retrieved January 2, 2021.
  57. Doan Loan (April 30, 2021). "Hanoi metro receives safety clearance from French consultant". VN Express. Retrieved May 1, 2021.