Key features include:
- High degree of realism
- User friendly interface
- Operator performance measurement
- Mouse or keyboard operation
- Full signalling
- Realistic train behaviour
- Many options
- variable speed/skill level
- audible warnings
- late running
- traction failures
- user configurable
- Timetable editor included
- Motive power database
- Comprehensive Help
- Extensively tested
See: Summary of software functionality
PC-Rail software is for use with Windows XP or later, up to and including Windows 10.
All the simulations are available for free download. You have unlimited free use of the software, but
the length of each operating session is restricted.
Any simulation can be converted into a fully registered, unrestricted, copy
by means of a registration code, which we will email to you on receipt of
Software is available only by download.
Set in the Border City of Carlisle - Citadel station has just 3 through
platforms and 5 bays, but the network of lines approaching and bypassing the
station is complex.
The principal route, the West Coast main line from London Euston to Glasgow,
is joined by the ex-Midland Railway Settle & Carlisle route, the Tyne
Valley route from Newcastle and the Cumbrian Coast line.
There are 5 freight yards
within the controlled area and a variety of freight-only through lines add to
Carlisle is one of our Modern Series simulations.
Current Version: 5.21 (11/02/21)
Standard timetable: 1993/94 SX, 111 trains (11.5 hours)