Top Fastest High Speed Trains

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Alstom Euroduplex High Speed Train
Alstom Euroduplex High Speed Train

1. Harmony CRH 380A, 236.1 mph

Harmony CRH 380A

The CRH 380A trains in China are the second fastest high-speed trains in the world. The high-speed railway runs between Shanghai and Nanjing. Its features include a low-weight aluminum alloy body and an aerodynamic design. The CRH 380A can hold 494 passengers. 

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2. Siemens Velaro E/AVS 103, 217.5 mph

Siemens Velaro EAVS 103 High Speed Train

Spain's Velaro E/AVS, manufactured by German engineering company Siemens, can travel from Barcelona to Madrid in two and a half hours. It's one of the fastest high-speed trains in addition to the fastest series-production high-speed train in the world. The Velaro is marketed as being able to be fully operational in snow and ice. Features of the Velaro include energy management, noise reduction, and aerodynamic profiling. The Velaro E/AVS seats 404 passengers. 

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3. SNCF TGV Duplex, 198.8 mph

SNCF TGV Duplex High Speed Train

The SNCF railway company operates the TGV duplex or double-decker, France's fastest train service. The TGV Duplex sits 508 people and the trains travel between most of France's major cities. You can find three levels of service – standard, first class and pro. Alstom and Bombardier manufactured the TGV Duplex with aluminum to cut back its weight. That, along with its improved aerodynamics, means lower power consumption. Considered eco-friendly, it includes a recyclability rate of approximately 90 percent.Top  Fastest High Speed Trains.  The TGV Duplex carries 545 passengers on its two seating levels. The TGV Duplex was created to increase capacity on railways with saturated traffic. If you can't make it higher or longer, make it faster. 

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4. Talgo 350, 217.5 mph

Talgo 350

The Talgo 350, also known as “El Pato” (The Duck) due to its beak-like nose, travels between Mecca and Medina in Saudi Arabia. Significantly more than 46 Talgo 350 trains are operating in Spain. There are four classes of service – club class, high grade, bistro class, and coach. 

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5. THSR 700T, 186.4 mph

THSR 700T 10 Fastest High Speed Trains

The Taiwan High-Speed Rail 700T, high-speed electric multiple unit trains set in Taiwan, launched between Taipei City and Kaohsiung in 2007. The trains can travel between the 2 cities in only 90 minutes compared to the previous travel time of four and a half hours. Japan's Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Nippon Sharyo and Hitachi Ltd. manufactured the THSR 700T train set and exported them to Taiwan. The trains are centered on Japan's 700 Series Shinkansen but have stronger motors and eddy current brakes on trailers that allow it to go higher speeds.They feature safety features like parking brakes and shock absorbing elements that protect it in low-speed collisions. Each train features a single business class cabin with 66 seats and 11 standard class cars with a total of 923 seats. 

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7. AGV Italo, 223.7 mph

AVG Italo High Speed

Built by the French manufacturing company Alstom, the AGV Italo is Europe's fastest operating train.Top  Fastest High Speed Trains. The AGV Italo high-speed railway runs between Rome and Naples and can reach one city from one other within about an hour. The AGV Italo features three classes – club, prima and smart. The seven-car unit can carry about 245 passengers while about 446 passengers can travel on the 11-car unit. Special features include its higher energy efficiency and lower noise. 

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8. E5 Series Shinkansen Hayabusa, 198.8 mph

E5 Series Shinkansen Hayabusa High Speed rail

Japan's fastest high-speed train service, the E5 Series can travel from the Shin-Aomori station to Tokyo in just shy of three hours. The Hayabusa's based on the East Japan Railway company's Fastech 360S high-speed train. Kawasaki Heavy Industry and Hitachi manufactured the Hayabusa, one of the fastest high-speed trains in the world. Its design, including its 15-meter long nose and full-active suspension system, minimizes sound blast and vibration because it travels through tunnels. Each Hayabusa seats 731 passengers. 

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9. ETR 500 Frecciarossa, 186.4 mph

ETR 500 Frecciarossa 10 Fastest High Speed Trains

Trenitalia's ETR 500 Frecciarossa is Italy's fastest train service and among the fastest high-speed trains in the world. The trains operate between Milan, Rome, and Naples and can travel from Milan to Rome in two hours and 40 minutes. The Frecciarossa is a current version of the ETR 500 high-speed train. Top  Fastest High Speed Trains. The Frecciarossa trains feature four quantities of service – executive, business, premium, and standard. Each train has a total of 574 seats.  

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10. Shanghai Maglev, 267.8 mph

Shanghai Maglev Fastest High Speed Trains

The Shanghai Maglev, that includes a top speed of approximately 267.8 mph, could be the world's fastest high-speed train. It may reach that top speed in only four minutes.Top  Fastest High Speed Trains.  Siemens and ThyssenKrupp built the Maglev, which floats on a magnetic field involving the train and the track rather on wheels. It runs on the world's first commercially operated high-speed magnetic levitation line making number one of many fastest high speed trains.

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