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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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Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains

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Rail Wars! is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Rail Wars!

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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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Adieu Galaxy Express 999 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Adieu Galaxy Express 999

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Galaxy Express 999 - The Movie is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Galaxy Express 999

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Thomas The Train:Maximum Overd... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
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OVA 04: Conan and Kid and Crys... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
OVA 04: Conan and Kid and Crystal Mother

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Miracle Train is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains

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Galaxy Railways is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Galaxy Railways

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Take the X Train is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Take the X Train

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Galaxy Railways II is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Galaxy Railways II

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Toki wa Meguru: Tokyo Station is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Toki wa Meguru: Tokyo Station

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5 Centimeters Per Second is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains

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Galaxy Express 999: Glass no C... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Galaxy Express 999: Glass no Clair

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Doraemon: Nobita's Galactic Ex... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Doraemon: Nobita's Galactic Express

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Galaxy Express 999: Can You Li... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Galaxy Express 999: Can You Live Like A Warrior?

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Galaxy Express 999: Eternal Fa... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Galaxy Express 999: Eternal Fantasy

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Kaitei Choutokkyuu Marine Expr... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Kaitei Choutokkyuu Marine Express

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Ginga Tetsudou 999: Kimi wa Ha... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Ginga Tetsudou 999: Kimi wa Haha no You ni Aiseruka!!

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Tetsuko no Tabi is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Tetsuko no Tabi

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Early Reins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Early Reins

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Night on the Galactic Railroad is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Night on the Galactic Railroad

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Brave Express Might Gaine is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 20+ Best Anime That Take Place On Trains
Brave Express Might Gaine