Top 10 Fastest Trains In The World

Two Chinese trains top the list, with the fastest one reaching speeds of 431 km/h.

1. Shanghai Maglev Train, China

Operating speed: 431 km/h Capacity: 501 km/hThe Chinese magnetic levitation train was built as a joint venture by Siemens and ThyssenKrupp and was launched in 2003. It travels the 30km trip from downtown Shanghai to the Pudong International Airport in less than eight minutes.

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