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Rush Hour Now All Summer Long!

Be in control this Summer with Train Sim World 2: Rush Hour
Train Sim World 2: Rush Hour is not far away now so we wanted to go into more detail about how you can pick up this triple-bill of passenger focused routes.
Historically our annual headline release has been a triple-pack that represents a great way to boost your collection quickly. This year, for the first time our major release is coming as a Season Ticket.
This not only gives us additional time to focus on each individual route, but it means that you'll get something brand new to experience regularly throughout the Summer. Read on to find out more.

Rush Hour Routes

The three routes for Rush Hour will now release individually throughout the Summer. Starting with the Boston Sprinter, the fastest passenger line in the United States running from Boston – Providence and featuring the Stoughton branch. Followed by Nahverkehr Dresden, a functional and frenetic route running from Riesa – Dresden with Großenhain, Cottbuser Bahnhof. Lastly experience the hectic London Commuter running from London Victoria – Brighton with the Reigate branch included.
Be in control on these routes across a variety of official locos:
  • Boston Sprinter: Amtrak ACS-64 and MBTA F40PH-3C
  • Nahverkehr Dresden: Deutsche Bahn's BR 442, BR 143, BR 146.2 in DB livery, DB BR 363 ‘V 60’ Diesel Shunter in Deutsche Bundesbahn blue livery, and BR 185.5 in MRCE black livery
  • London Commuter: Southern BR Class 377/4 and Gatwick Express BR Class 387 EMU

Rush Hour Season Ticket

The Train Sim World 2: Rush Hour Season Ticket is a great way to grab all your Rush Hour routes, each delivering a different and exciting rush hour experience, for over 50% off the price of the routes purchased individually – at £34.99 / €39.99 / $39.99 for the Season Ticket.
As you may notice, this is an updated price. With the change to a Season Ticket, and allowing multiple options to purchase, we believe that this is the right price for Rush Hour, and still provides great value for the three routes and nine locos provided within the pack.
If the full pack of routes isn’t for you, you're in control to purchase routes individually at our regular Add-On price: £24.99 / €29.99 / $29.99.
Our routes will be released one at a time, to allow us the time to make sure they are as good as they can be, and with the Season Ticket, you’ll be able to access them all as soon as they launch. The Season Ticket will be available on all platforms, add to your Wishlist on Steam.

Train Sim World 2 Update

Alongside the launch of the first Rush Hour route, Boston Sprinter, we will be releasing a major free update to Train Sim World 2. This update brings...
  • Upgraded passenger system on Rush Hour routes + Bakerloo Line and Schnellfahrstrecke Köln-Aachen.
  • Launch on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S with improved framerate, service layers, draw distance and shadows.
  • New Unreal Engine 4.26 for all existing Train Sim World 2 Add-Ons.
  • Update to the immersion controller scheme, allowing for new features like the head-out camera and new information like gradient profiles.
  • Improved visuals with updates to draw distance and detail shadows.
  • New support for TrackIR on PC, allowing you to control camera movement with your head.
  • Updates to Preserved Collection routes (Including Bakerloo Line, Main Spessart Bahn, West Somerset Railway), and additional updates like PIS for East Coastway
    Want to find out more? You can read the newly updated FAQ at trainsimworld.com, or join us on Railfan TV tomorrow night (22 July 7PM UTC) when we'll be talking about Rush Hour and what's coming in the Train Sim World 2 update. Watch on Twitch or YouTube. If you have any questions, please ask them in this forum thread ahead of the stream, and we’ll answer as many as we can.
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Rush Hour Now All Summer Long!