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Vietnam offers super cheap train tickets through Christmas holiday

Tickets of up to $4.40 will be available for travel on all routes until December 27.

Vietnam adds cameras, brake valves following series of train derailments

Speedy drivers and poor infrastructure were blamed for a number of incidents last month.

End of the line for Cambodia's homegrown 'Bamboo Train'

The bamboo-lined flat trollies are a testament to Cambodian creativity and enterprise, but its days are numbered. 
September 01, 2017 | 11:27 am GMT+7

All aboard Vietnam's nostalgic North-South railway

Despite a decline in popularity, the railway still evokes memories of days gone by. 
August 19, 2017 | 02:12 pm GMT+7

Lao Cai-Hanoi train derails entering station

The line remains open, but police are investigating the incident.
August 06, 2017 | 04:20 pm GMT+7

Revived rail link to hook up Saigon and the Mekong Delta

Saigon to Can Tho in just 45 minutes, for $3.6 billion.
July 06, 2017 | 08:35 am GMT+7

Do you feel lucky? 50-cent rail tickets up for grabs in Hanoi

Think Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, but minus the tasty treat with your golden ticket.
June 15, 2017 | 11:26 am GMT+7

At $10,000 a ticket, Japan train offers luxury at a premium

The new Shiki-Shima train is in demand as Japanese customers seek high-end services on the go.
May 02, 2017 | 06:49 pm GMT+7

Vietnam may need $2.2 bln to keep railways safe

It will be 'extremely difficult' to reclaim the safety corridor for train tracks because people have been living alongside them for so long, an official said.
April 14, 2017 | 08:28 pm GMT+7

Trans-Vietnam train journey through stunning landscape named among Asia’s best

Hot breakfast, black coffee and a chance to watch Vietnam's beauty unfold right outside your window.
April 02, 2017 | 12:03 am GMT+7

Hop on the new 5-star train from Saigon to Nha Trang

Your 9-hour journey is now much more comfortable than before.
March 19, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam's north-south rail link reopens after fatal collision

Operation resumes after 20 hours of suspension, following the incident in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.
February 21, 2017 | 01:42 pm GMT+7

Truck, train collide in central Vietnam, killing three

A loaded truck hit a train when crossing the railway.
February 20, 2017 | 07:09 pm GMT+7

Rail safety off the tracks with 43 train collisions recorded in January

19 died in accidents mostly at crossroads at the start of the year.
February 07, 2017 | 05:28 pm GMT+7

1 dead, 5 injured as train hits car with pilgrims in northern Vietnam

There was no barrier at the level crossing to stop the car - only a warning signal.
February 04, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7