27 Mar '16, 3pm

US High Speed Rail Service Ranks Lower Than Turkey And Uzbekistan - Gas 2.0

US High Speed Rail Service Ranks Lower Than Turkey And Uzbekistan - Gas 2.0

A new ranking of high speed rail networks from GoEuro , a travel search engine, puts the U.S. 19th out of the 20 countries assessed. According to the survey, the U.S. ranks below Turkey and Uzbekistan. Like all surveys, this one may have some flaws in its methodology. It emphasizes the percentage of the population that has access to high speed rail travel in each country, which makes sense. High speed rail isn’t much help if most people can’t use it.By that measure, the US ranked next to last of the 20 countries in the survey. Only 3.7% of Americans have access to high speed rail service.

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