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User currently offlineEastbay From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 211 posts, RR: 2
Posted (10 years 1 month 2 weeks 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 1155 times:

A couple of nights ago, flew through Las Vegas en route to JFK, with TPA being my next destination. All of these airports feature trains for connections between terminals, or to reach the terminals. Made me think about what other airports use trains, or light rail, not for connections to their cities but rather for purely airport related transportation. I can think of the following:

Seattle/Tacoma
San Francisco
Las Vegas
Denver
Dallas/Ft. Worth
Houston-Intercontinental
Detroit
Chicago-O'Hare
Atlanta
Orlando
Tampa/St. Petersburg
Miami
New York-JFK
Newark
Pittsburgh

not sure about Cincinatti....

any others?

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User currently offlineACAfan From United States of America, joined Apr 2004, 710 posts, RR: 6
Reply 1, posted (10 years 1 month 2 weeks 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 1127 times:

Cincinnati has a train in terminal 3. I was at CVG back in December.


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User currently offlineKjet12 From United States of America, joined Mar 2001, 975 posts, RR: 8
Reply 2, posted (10 years 1 month 2 weeks 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 1119 times:

MSP has a brand new tram on the Green Concourse. It was supposed to open 2 years ago, but there were problems with testing that delayed its opening.

Kris



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User currently offlineDesertJets From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 7762 posts, RR: 16
Reply 3, posted (10 years 1 month 2 weeks 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 1088 times:

People movers, trams, and the like make a ton of sense for airports. With trams that run between terminals and parking lots it frees up a ton of space on the road system that shuttle buses would normally take up.


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User currently offlineArmitageShanks From UK - England, joined Dec 2003, 3612 posts, RR: 15
Reply 4, posted (10 years 1 month 2 weeks 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 967 times:

Gatwick has it as well.

User currently offlineHirnie From Germany, joined May 2004, 593 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (10 years 1 month 2 weeks 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 936 times:

Frankfurt between terminal 1 and 2.

User currently offlinePlymSpotter From Spain, joined Jun 2004, 11617 posts, RR: 60
Reply 6, posted (10 years 1 month 1 week 5 days 22 hours ago) and read 909 times:

At LHR the Heathrow Express can be used to get between Terminals 1,2,3 and 4, and when it opens Terminal 5.


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User currently offlinePlanetsurf From Switzerland, joined Apr 2004, 59 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (10 years 1 month 1 week 5 days 6 hours ago) and read 899 times:

Zurich (Switzerland): SkyMetro

between Gate E (new, in Midfield) and Airsidecenter (new, between Gate A and B)



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User currently offlineFLYtoEGCC From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2004, 947 posts, RR: 2
Reply 8, posted (10 years 1 month 1 week 4 days 18 hours ago) and read 891 times:

LHR - In addition to the Heathrow Express, the London Underground Piccadilly Line serves the Terminals 1-3 station and Terminal 4 station, and can be used to travel between the two.

STN - has an automated rapid transit system to carry passengers between the main terminal and two of the satellites.

BHX - features an automated light rail system carrying people between the passenger terminal and Birmingham International rail station and the NEC.



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User currently offlineUsair320 From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 991 posts, RR: 2
Reply 9, posted (10 years 1 month 1 week 1 day 2 hours ago) and read 874 times:

well PHL has Septa lite rail to 30th sT. station and FCO has a small skyrail in beetween terminal and the Leonardo Express to termini station.

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