Electric Tilt Train

Class leader TTD5301, City of Maryborough, leads the northbound electric Tilt Train, Caboolture, 14 January 2018.

Road numbers:

TTD5301–4, TTM6301–4, TTR7301–4

 

Set numbers:

301–4

 

Operator:

Queensland Rail

 

Gauge:

1067 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

1998

 

Number built:

12

 

Manufacturer:

Walkers Limited

 

Manufacturing location:

Maryborough, Qld

 

Weight:

44.0 t (TTD: driving motor car); 43.0 t (TTM: non-driving motor car); 47.0 t (TTR: trailer car)

 

Length:

136 m per six-car set

 

Seats:

310 per six-car set

Two six-car electric Tilt Trains operate between Brisbane, Bundaberg and Rockhampton. Each set consists of a driving motor car at each end, a trailer car next to each of the driving motor cars, and two non-driving motor cars in the middle. The Tilt Trains have a maximum speed in regular service of 160 km/h. They are maintained at the Mayne depot in Brisbane.