Tag:passenger=regional

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Description
Used to mark a railway route with regional passenger service Edit or translate this description.
Group: Railways
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesmay be used on waysshould not be used on areasmay be used on relations
Requires

railway=* or route=*

Wikidata
Status: proposed

Use passenger=regional with railway=* on a way or route=* on a relation to mark a railway route with regional passenger service: longer-distance than suburban but not "national".

Regional railway

  • Connects towns and cities with regional trains, but without long distance inter-city trains.
  • In Germany like RB and RE.
  • In USA, sometimes Amtrak routes, sometimes state-sponsored or regional transit district-sponsored routes which are intermediate in length (usually interstate, sometimes intrastate), not shorter "commuter" routes (passenger=suburban), nor longer routes which are national or international in scope. Examples: Blue Water, Downeaster, Heartland Flyer and San Joaquins.

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