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.
Preston is located on the West Coast Main Line approximately halfway between London and Glasgow.
Five main routes converge in the area. In addition to the WCML, there are the East Lancs Line, Ormskirk Branch, the Fylde Line from Blackpool and the Central Lines from Manchester.
Preston station's 9 platforms, and the 5 major junctions in the area ensure hours of enjoyable operating.
Preston is one of our Modern Series simulations.
Current Version: 5.21 (04/01/21)
Standard timetable: 2007/08 SX, 225 trains (14.3 hours)