Web Links

We at Trainz feel these links may enhance your online experience. If you would like to establish a reciprocal link, please send us an email with your business name, a brief description, and URL to links@trainz.com.

  Companion Sites

TrainzAuctions - We list our collectible items for auction here on the Collector-ModelTrain Platform
Train Site - We buy trains. Lionel, American Flyer, MTH, Ives, LGB, Aristo-Craft, and all other manufactures.


Lionel Trains - Manufactures locomotives, rolling stock, structures, accessories, and other model railroading equipment.
LGB Trains - Manufactures G scale locomotives, rolling stock, figures, structures, and more.
Mikes Train House - M.T.H. Electric Trains proudly develops today's most popular & innovative locomotives, rolling stock, accessories & command control operating systems.
Marklin - The North American Internet home of Märklin Trains, the "World leader in model railroading".

  Organizations and Clubs

Train Collectors Association (TCA) - One of the world's largest and most pestigious collecting societies.
Lionel Collectors Club of America (LCCA) - Members of the Lionel Collectors Club of America enjoy collecting and operating Lionel model trains.
Toy Train Operating Society (TTOS) - The Toy Train Operating Society is a fraternal organization dedicated to the operating and collecting of toy trains of all makes and eras.
Lionel Operating Train Society (LOTS) - Club Motto: "There is great pleasure in operating Lionel® trains and accessories."
National Model Railroad Association (NMRA) - The National Model Railroad Association is the largest organization devoted to the development, promotion, and enjoyment of the hobby of model railroading.
Piedmont Division, NMRA - The Piedmont Division serves the Atlanta, Georgia area within the Southeastern Region of the National Model Railroad Association.
Golden Gate Lionel Railroad Club (GGLRC) - The Golden Gate Lionel Railroad Club was formed to promote, operate, and enjoy our 3-rail O-gauge trains.

 Train Shows

Rocky Mountain Train Show - "The Biggest Train Show West of the Mississippi"
Amhearst Railway Show - The biggest and best show in the Northeast!
Great Scale Model Train Show - Maryland State Fair - Timonium Maryland
Worlds Greatest HobbyThe World's Greatest Hobby on Tour
Great Train Shows - Manages over 50 train shows in the US annually
Golden Spike Train Shows - Manages several shows in the Southeast & more
Fishkill Train Show - Held Annually at the Fishkill, NY Recreation Center

 Information and History

Article: Lionel Super-O Track - An Historical Perspective - Lionel Super-O Track. An Historical Perspective by H. Michael Spanier.
Postwar Lionel Trains Library - Information source for Postwar Lionel Trains.  
Railfan - Over 700,000 Rail Images By Railfans For Railfans.
Marklin-Users.net - Welcome to marklin-users.net - with the best international Märklin forum on the Internet.
Musicman Home Stage - A compendium of information on Lionel trains, instrumental music, and computers.
The Historical Model Railway Society (HMRS) - The Senior Society in Britain for the collection and exchange of information for historians and modellers of the railways of the British Isles.
Trainweb - TrainWeb has been providing free web hosting services since 1996 to rail enthusiasts and organizations that offer rail-related information.
HB Plant Railroad Historical Society - Home of the Mineral Valley Railroad.
Coil Couplers of America (CCA) - News and information about Lionel's TrainMaster Command Control system.
Robert's Lionel Trains Layout - Welcome to my personal website! I collect and operate Lionel electric toy trains as a hobby.
MartyE.com - Welcome to MartyE.com, home to Kodiak Junction, the fictional little town that time forgot. 
Lionel Trains Horizontal Rules - If you grew up with these electric toy trains you’ll like the horizontal rules that I’ve created from the classic POST WAR and MODERN eras of Lionel’s history of making toy trains.


The Man in Seat Sixty-One . . . - Rail travel in the UK, Ireland & Europe. Experience the romance, adventure, convenience and reliability of European train & ferry travel. Eurail pass & Train Tickets offer fantastic value and allow you to travel Euro Rail Europe the way the Europeans do.

 Other Related Sites

Trainz Railroad Simulator - Official site for the video game Trainz Railroad Simulator 
Bridgeview Bed & Breakfast - The Bridgeview Bed & Breakfast is nestled along the west shore of the Susquehanna River with a perfect view of the famous Rockville RR Bridge and owned by our friend Keith Latimer.

 Other Retailers

Lindys Trains - Lindy's has a network of 15 booths in Antique Malls all throughout the Southeast and Midwest.
TrainMovies.com - Your one stop depot for Vintage and historical train movies and videos.
Gary the Train Guy - Video DVD called “The Way it Was in the 50’s” that shows a magnificent train display that will bring memories back to the people who lived in the 1950’s ere and bring joy to all ages.
Mamod | Model Enthusiasts - Discover our Mamod parts and spares! We have all Mamod parts and spares and we sell every product and item made by Mamod today plus our specialist supplier provides many discontinued parts.
Model Structures for Model Railroads - We build truss bridges, girder/deck bridges and decking for HO and O scale model railroads with a naturally black very dense wood.