Commuter Rail in North America - Proposed and Under Construction

Proposed and Under Construction

There are several commuter rail systems currently in development in Canada, Mexico and the United States.

Metropolitan Area Province(s) System Official site Other sites
Ottawa Ontario/Qu├ębec Moose/Transport Pontiac-Renfrew*
Metropolitan Area State(s) System Official site Other sites
Aguascalientes Aguascalientes Tren Suburbano (no official name yet)
Guadalajara Jalisco Tren Suburbano

United States of America
Metropolitan Area State(s) System Official site Other sites
Anchorage Alaska Alaska Railroad (existing long-distance railroad, proposed commuter service)
Ann Arbor Michigan WALLY
Las Vegas Nevada Vegas-Clark Railroad
Atlanta/Athens/Macon Georgia Georgia Rail Passenger Program,

Georgia Brain Train

Charlotte North Carolina LYNX Red Line
Cleveland Ohio Cleveland commuter rail
Cincinnati Ohio Eastern Corridor Commuter Rail
Cloverdale - Larkspur (San Francisco) California SMART
Dallas/Fort Worth Texas Tarrant Express (TEX),

DART Cotton Belt Rail Line

Denver Colorado FasTracks
Detroit Michigan SEMCOG Commuter Rail
Greensboro North Carolina TRIAD Commuter Rail
Harrisburg/Lancaster Pennsylvania CorridorOne (Capital Area Transit)
Houston Texas Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, Texas
Indianapolis Indiana IndyGo Commuter Rail
Madison Wisconsin Dane County Commuter Rail,

Transport 2020 Commuter Rail

Milwaukee Wisconsin KRM Commuter Link
Minneapolis Minnesota Red Rock Corridor

New Haven/ Hartford/ Springfield Connecticut / Massachusetts New Haven-Hartford-Springfield Commuter Rail Line
Oklahoma City Oklahoma OnTrac
Orlando Florida SunRail
Oxnard - Santa Barbara California Santa Barbara - Ventura County Commuter Rail
Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Eastern Corridor Transit Study (no official name as of 2010)
San Antonio/Austin Texas LSTAR
Scranton, Pennsylvania / New Jersey / New York City Pennsylvania / New Jersey / New York Lackawanna Cutoff
St. Louis Missouri / Illinois St. Louis Commuter Rail
  • The proposal in Ottawa is actually 2 organization proposing similar systems.

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