Description of Train Simulator 2020
THE ULTIMATE RAIL HOBBY
Train Simulator lets you take control aboard powerful locomotives from around the world, and gives you the choice of what to do, where and when. Step in the cab and master the operation of diesel, electric and steam locomotives as you deliver passengers and freight to their destinations with a packed timetable of real-world services and scenarios. Whatever you love about trains, Train Simulator 2020 lets you take your hobby to the next level.
NUREMBERG & REGENSBURG BAHN
This route is exclusive to Train Simulator 2020 and features stunning neo-baroque architecture and a host of historic stations. Take control of the iconic DB BR 440 or BR 442 carrying passengers through the Danube Valley or operate the powerful BR 185 on freight duty.
NORFOLK SOUTHERN N-LINE
American branch lines and short lines, especially those in the Southeast, have long been revered for their unique and captivating style of distinctive railroading bringing the classic charms of North Carolina. Meet the challenge of serving a wide range of lineside industries in road switchers such as the GP38-2 or GP40-2.
SOUTH WESTERN MAIN LINE
With a link to key shipping ports, and a history of summer seaside specials, the Southwestern Main Line is visited by over 140 trains daily. Delve into the New Forest and immerse yourself in the authentic and captivating visuals of the British southern coastline. Iconic to the area are BR Class 444s and BR Class 450s which are yours to command.
VISUAL CONTROL - NEW!
New for Train Simulator 2020, enhance your experience with added visual effects! Adjust contrast, ambient light, sunlight intensity and field of view. Turn on ambient occlusion, dynamic depth of field and adaptive bloom. Also added are a range of filters for screenshot taking including Vignettes, Sepia, B&W and more.
The unparalleled authenticity of the locomotives in Train Simulator 2020 means you are truly in control. Manage your engine, passengers, safety systems, signalling and much more from the comfort of the cab, with control boards the perfectly re-create the operations of real trains.
Enter the TS Academy and begin your career as a virtual train driver or engineer. Whether it’s Electric, Diesel or Steam you will learn to operate some of the world’s most amazing rail-bound machines.
Use the Train Simulator Editor to build living worlds with easy-to-use comprehensive tools. Create your own railway and share with other players with the Steam Workshop or check out the thousands of community creations already available.
Build a dream set of routes, locomotives, trains, route extensions and rolling stock with a vast array of content on the Steam store. With hundreds of add-ons available, whatever your interest you’ll find something new to expand your collection at your own pace.