How do you build a train station in OpenTTD?

Building train stations

  1. Open the Railway Construction toolbar by clicking the.
  2. Click on the Build railroad station button.
  3. Set the Number of Tracks and the Platform Length.
  4. Select the orientation for your station so that you can run the track in the right direction.
  5. Find a place for the new station on the map.

How do I buy a train in OpenTTD?

Trains can be purchased from train Depotss (the trains will then start from the depot you built them in). First click on the depot (see Building depots for details on building them). The depot screen will open – this window shows all trains that are stationed in this depot. Click on New Vehicle.

How do I get the electric train in Openttd?

For these trains to operate, you must convert your railways and at least one Depots to electrified and then purchase a train as usual. Carriages and wagons can be used on either of the types. Electrified railways can be built as normal track is, and can also be intersected with normal track.

What is the point of OpenTTD?

OpenTTD is a business simulation game in which players try to earn money by transporting passengers and freight via road, rail, water and air. It is an open-source remake and expansion of the 1994 Chris Sawyer video game Transport Tycoon Deluxe.

How do I connect stations to OpenTTD?

It can be found in the “Stations” tab of the Advanced Settings window. If enabled, you can hold Ctrl while building any kind of station to see a list of nearby stations of your company. You can then choose any of them to join the newly built station with it, or choose “Build a separate station” to do so.

How do I upgrade rails in Openttd?

Place the cursor in the left corner and while holding down the mouse button, drag the cursor to the right corner so the entire map is highlighted with the grid. Release the mouse button and voila, your entire steel rail system has been upgraded to electric. All rails, stations and depots will be upgraded.

How do you get trams in OpenTTD?

Tramway construction toolbar on the menu bar. When using a NewGRF which provides additional Tramway types, click and hold the Tramway build button to open a dropdown where you can select the tram type that you want to build. Builds a tramway in the selected direction; you can click and drag.