Hauptstrecke Rhein-Ruhr is a German route for Train Sim World featuring a 46 kilometre section of the Rhein-Ruhr S-Bahn between Duisburg and Bochum via Essen. It features the DB BR 425 and DB BR 422 EMUs.

Route[edit | edit source]

The route covers a 46 kilometre section of the Rhein-Ruhr S-Bahn between Duisburg HBF and Bochum HBF via Essen. Between Essen and Bochum the route splits in to two. Featured with the route are the S1, S3, RE11 and RB33 services, whilst owners of selected other German content can drive freight services, as well as RE1, RE2 and RE6 services along the route.

Locomotives[edit | edit source]

  • DB BR 425 - A type of EMU common throughout Germany on local commuter routes and S-Bahn lines. On this route it is operated by DB Regio.
  • DB BR 422 - A modern EMU operated by the Rhein-Ruhr S-Bahn, part of Deutsche Bahn which is used on local commuter services along the route, capable of speeds up to 140 km/h.

Training[edit | edit source]

Scenarios[edit | edit source]

  • Essen Connection - Take charge of an eastbound S-Bahn service from Mülheim (Ruhr) Hbf.
  • Destination Duisburg - Take charge of a westbound S-Bahn service from Essen Hbf.
  • Snow Time - Complete the final part of a westbound S-Bahn service terminating at Essen Hbf.
  • S1 Express - Operate a fast eastbound S1 service from Duisburg Hbf.
  • Fog on the Rhein - Bring a train into service and commence an eastbound run from Duisburg Hbf.

Timetable Mode[edit | edit source]

Service Timetable: Hauptstrecke Rhein-Ruhr

Journey Mode[edit | edit source]

There are two different journeys available for this route. They are:

Route Diagram[edit | edit source]

Achievements[edit | edit source]

  • HRR: Certified Pro: Complete all training modules on Hauptstrecke Rhein-Ruhr
  • HRR: Building a Background: Complete all scenarios on Hauptstrecke Rhein-Ruhr
  • HRR: Maintenance Master: Complete all jobs on Hauptstrecke Rhein-Ruhr
  • HRR: Radiant Ruhr: Reach Route Level 20 on Hauptstrecke Rhein-Ruhr
  • HRR: Ruhr Runner: Complete 1 service on Hauptstrecke Rhein-Ruhr
  • HRR: Master of the Mainline: Complete 100 services on Hauptstrecke Rhein-Ruhr
  • HRR: Essential Service: Complete Hauptstrecke Rhein-Ruhr scenario 'Essen Connection'
  • HRR: Snow Trouble: Complete Hauptstrecke Rhein-Ruhr scenario 'Snow Time'
  • HRR: Roaming the Rhein: Operate the DB BR 425 for 425 kilometers
  • HRR: Stomping Ground: Complete 150 passenger boarding tasks using the DB BR 422

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Hauptstrecke Rhein-Ruhr
Locomotives DB BR 425 - DB BR 422
Operators Deutsche Bahn
Tutorials Hauptstrecke Rhein-Ruhr Introduction - S-Bahn EMU Introduction
Journeys S-Bahn Driver (BR425) - S-Bahn Driver (BR422)
Scenarios Essen Connection - Destination Duisburg - Snow Time - S1 Express - Fog on the Rhein
Miscellaneous Service Timetable
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