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The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains 

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Updated December 18, 2018 461 votes 178 voters 10k views

When you really think about it, there are actually a lot of good anime that are about trains in one way or another. Whether it's an anime that takes place on a train, or an anime that's actually about a train, this list has some excellent choices for train anime. Have you seen Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress? The most exciting scenes are when the characters ride a train from one sanctuary to the next, all while defending themselves from flesh eating monsters that are plentiful in number. Think Attack on Titan, but the monsters are smaller and there is a train instead of giant walls. Vote up your favorite anime set on trains below, and add any to the list that aren't already here!

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Rail Wars! is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Kabaneri of the Iron For... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Baccano! is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Galaxy Express 999 - The... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Adieu Galaxy Express 999... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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5 Centimeters Per Second... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Galaxy Railways is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Galaxy Railways II is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Galaxy Express 999: Glas... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Galaxy Express 999: Eter... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Galaxy Express 999: Can ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Take the X Train is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Toki wa Meguru: Tokyo St... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Doraemon: Nobita's Galac... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Miracle Train is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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OVA 04: Conan and Kid an... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Thomas The Train:Maximum... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Early Reins is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Night on the Galactic Ra... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Ginga Tetsudou 999: Kimi... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Brave Express Might Gain... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Tetsuko no Tabi is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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Kaitei Choutokkyuu Marin... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains