List of largest passenger vehicles


The following is a list of the largest passenger vehicles with consumer availability in history.

The size of RMS Titanic compared with a human, car, bus, and an Airbus A380.

Overall


RMS Queen Mary 2 and RMS Titanic
A size comparison chart of MS Silja Europa and MS Oasis of the Seas, based on the silhouettes of the ships
Model Type Length Passengers Year introduced Year discontinued
Symphony of the Seas Cruise ship 361 m (1,184 ft 5 in)[1] 6680[1] 2018
RMS Queen Mary 2 Ocean liner 345 m (1,131 ft 11 in)[2] 2620 2003
MS Freedom of the Seas Cruise ship 338.77 m (1,111 ft 5 in)[3] 4515[4] 2006

Aircraft


Model Type Length Passengers Year introduced Year discontinued
LZ 129 Hindenburg Airship 244.96 m (803 ft 8 in)[5] 70[5] 1936 1937

Heavier-than air

Model Type Length Passengers Year introduced Year discontinued
Airbus A380 Wide-body aircraft 72.72 m (238 ft 7 in)[6] 853[6] 2007

Rail


Unit (carriage)

Model Type Length Passengers Year introduced
Bombardier MultiLevel Coach Bilevel rail car 25.91 m (85.01 ft)[7] 142[7] 2002
Bombardier BiLevel Coach Bilevel rail car 276
Bombardier Double-deck Coach Bilevel rail car 150

Road


See also


References


  1. Springer, Kate (12 April 2018). "Symphony of the Seas: World's largest cruise ship sets sail". CNN. Retrieved 28 May 2019.
  2. United States Coast Guard Maritime Information Exchange, Queen Mary 2 Archived 2013-05-23 at the Wayback Machine, Retrieved 2012-03-26
  3. "Freedom of the Seas (25177)". DNV GL Vessel Register. Det Norske Veritas. Retrieved 30 December 2018.
  4. "Freedom of the Seas Fast Facts". Royal Caribbean Press Center. Royal Caribbean International. Retrieved 4 March 2016.
  5. http://www.airships.net/hindenburg/interiors/
  6. Milstein, Michael. "Superduperjumbo Double the size of an Airbus A380? No problem, aerodynamicists say". Air & Space Magazine. Retrieved 25 October 2008.
  7. "Summary Minutes MARC Riders Advisory Council Meeting" (PDF). Bombardier (via MARC Riders Advisory Council). May 16, 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on November 18, 2014. Retrieved December 20, 2018.