Top 20 Best Hobby Train Locomotives 2022


Best Hobby Train Locomotives Reviews 2022

Usra Light 2-8-2 Dcc Sound Value Equipped Locomotive - Union Pacific #2492 W/Medium Tender - HO Scale

$268.16  in stock
6 new from $254.99
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Bachmann's DCC sound includes sound package with authentic prototypical chuff, short and long whistles, bell, air pump, steam release, and blower. Programing on the main, and 128 speed step control
  • For use with all NMRA/ NEM Compliant DCC systems, Compatible with conventional dc-powered Layouts
  • Operating headlight & tender back up light, die cast chassis, can motor, E-Z Mate Mark II couplers
  • Performs best on 18" Radius curves or greater
  • Ho scale 1: 87

Walthers Trainline EMD HO Scale GP9M Ready-to-Run Sante Fe (Superfleet) #2092

$79.98
$63.70
 in stock
4 new from $55.00
2 used from $47.17
Free shipping
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Ready to run
  • Dual fly wheels
  • Knuckle couplers
  • 1: 87 HO scale model
  • Quality construction and features

Bachmann Industries General Motors GP 38 Scale Diesel Locomotive Santa Fe 2372 O Scale Train

$264.99  in stock
3 new from $264.99
2 used from $175.66
Free shipping
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • True Blast Plus 16-bit polyphonic sound including prime mover, horn and bell
  • Navigates O-31 curves
  • 3 Rail O Scale Design

Bachmann Trains - SC-44 Charger Diesel Electric Locomotive with DCC Sound On Board - Amtrak Pacific SURFLINER #2111 - HO Scale (67903)

$319.99  in stock
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • DCC Sound-Equipped SC-44 Charger uses Siemen Mobility’s original design documentation and sound files. Sound package includes horn, bell, prime mover, start-up/shutdown, compressor, cooling fan, coupler close/release, brake release and application, crew alert, grade crossing quill, departing and arriving station announcements, and more
  • TCS true CD quality audio in 16-bit 44,100Hz sound, with voice-guided Audio Assist programming tool for easy set-up of almost all decoder functionality
  • Lighting functions include: Directional Headlights, Interior Corridor Work Lights, Roof-Mounted Strobe Lights Per Prototype, Marker Lights, Steady/Alternate Flashing Ditch Lights
  • Keep-Alive device for uninterrupted operation even over dirty track or loss of electrical contact, Model Features Include: Separately Applied Windshield Wipers, Grab Irons and Detail Parts
  • Performs best on 22" radius curves or greater, HO Scale 1:87

Williams By Bachmann - BALDWIN 4-6-0 STEAM LOCOMOTIVE - CHESAPEAKE & OHIO - O Scale

$429.95
$284.99
 in stock
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Highly Detailed Steam Style Locomotive
  • 3 Rail O Scale Design
  • Navigates O-27 curves

Bachmann Trains ACS-64 Dcc Wowsound Equipped Electric Locomotive AMTRAK #619 - HO Scale Prototypical Silver

$229.95  in stock
10 new from $229.95
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Dcc sound-equipped acs-64 includes a tcs wowsoundcd-quality 16-bit 44, 100Hz decoder with audio assist
  • Sounds package includes: horn, bell, cooling fan/power inverter, pantograph extension and retraction, coupler close/release, brake release and application, momentum, crew Alert, Grade crossing quill, departing and arriving station announcements, and more
  • Keep-alive device for uninterrupted operation, even over dirty track and remap able light functions, die-cast frame, and selector switch for choice between Rail and pantograph operation.
  • Performs best on 22" Radius curves or greater
  • Ho scale 1: 87

N EMD F7A Santa Fe Warbonnet #300

$90.00
$79.99
 in stock
2 new from $78.70
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Smooth running mechnism with all-wheel electrical pickup.
  • Directional headlight with illuminated numberboards.
  • DCC Friendly mechanism, drop in compatible with TCS and Digitrax DCC decoders
  • Comes with alternate #301 and #304 number boards

Bachmann Trains ACS-64 Dcc Wowsound Equipped Electric Locomotive Amtrak #607 - HO Scale, Prototypical Silver

$265.32  in stock
10 new from $264.99
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Dcc sound-equipped acs-64 includes a tcs wowsoundcd-quality 16-bit 44, 100Hz decoder with audio assist
  • Sounds package includes: horn, bell, cooling fan/power inverter, pantograph extension and retraction, coupler close/release, brake release and application, momentum, crew Alert, Grade crossing quill, departing and arriving station announcements, and more
  • Keep-alive device for uninterrupted operation, even over dirty track and remap able light functions, die-cast frame, and selector switch for choice between Rail and pantograph operation.
  • Performs best on 22" Radius curves or greater
  • Ho scale 1: 87

Bachmann Trains - 4-6-0 Steam Locomotive with Metal Gears - D&RGW™ - Flying Grande - Large G Scale

$766.56  in stock
2 new from $735.78
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Powerful and durable Pittman Motor, completely retooled tender body with more prototypical details and coal load.
  • Sound ready with factory installed speaker for easier installation of aftermarket sound systems.
  • Advanced nonproprietary plug-and-play circuit board to accommodate the control system of your choice, including conventional DC power, NMRA/NEM DCC, and/or RC operation.
  • Metal gears, die-cast lead truck, metal detail parts including handrails, piping, siderods.
  • Separately applied domes and smokestacks, finescale backhead detail, LED headlights and back-up lights, smoke unit, Large Scale Design, Runs on G Gauge - 45 mm track.

Bachmann Trains Santa FE #5320 EMD SD45 DCC Sound Equipped Diesel Locomotive Train (N Scale)

$174.28  in stock
8 new from $168.90
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • DCC - Sound Value equipped for speed, direction, lighting, and 16-bit polyphonic sound
  • Preforms best on 11. 25" radius curves or greater
  • N Scale - 1: 160

Bachmann Trains - USRA 0-6-0 Locomotive with Smoke and Slope Tender - ATSF #2034 - HO Scale

$155.00
$89.49
 in stock
4 new from $89.49
1 used from $85.02
Free shipping
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Prototypical 0-6-0 Locomotive with Slope Tender
  • Operating Smoke Unit and Headlight
  • Highly Detailed Scale Model with Metal Wheels and Siderods
  • Performs Best on 18" Radius Curves or Greater
  • HO Scale: 1:87

Bachmann Baldwin 2-8-0 DCC Sound Value Equipped Locomotive - NYC #1137 - HO Scale, Prototypical black

$379.00
$240.83
 in stock
6 new from $240.83
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • DCC sound-equipped sound locomotive includes authentic prototypical chuff, short and long whistles, bell, air pump, steam release, and blower
  • Precision motor, operating headlight, die-cast chassis, completely hidden drive train, detailed cab interior, separate sanding lines, metal side rods
  • Builder’s plate, die-cast, fine-scale driver spokes, crew figures, E-Z Mate Mark II couplers, front and rear
  • Performs best on 18” radius curves or greater
  • HO scale: 1: 87

Bachmann GE Dash 8-40CW Sound Value Equipped Locomotive - Union Pacific® #9363 - N Scale, Model: 67351

$268.69  in stock
3 new from $262.77
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Factory installed DCC Sound Decoder for Dash8-40C realism, sounds include; a choice of 5 prime movers, 16 airhorns, multiple variations of 7 bell types, 2 air compressors, and 3 couplers plus a function-activated grade-crossing signal
  • DCC sound-equipped with Econami decoder, dual-mode NMRA-compliant decoder, directional dimming headlights, with Rule 17 dimming
  • Precision motor, flywheel, die-cast frame, fine-scale handrails, illuminated number boards, separately applied detail parts, E-Z Mate Mark II couplers, front and rear
  • Preforms best on 11. 25” radius curves of greater.
  • N Scale 1: 160

Bachmann Trains - Prairie 2-6-2 Steam Locomotive - Union Pacific® #1840 - N Scale

$135.00
$103.67
 in stock
3 new from $98.29
1 used from $85.87
Free shipping
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Prototypical 2-6-2 Locomotive with Tender
  • Die cast Chassis, Operating Coupler, Metal Wheels and Siderods
  • Skew wound Motor with Bronze bearings, Engine and Tender electrical pick-up
  • Traction tires for greater pulling power, Preforms best on 11.25" Radius curves or greater
  • N Scale 1:160

Kato USA Model Train Products N EMD FP7A Milwaukee Road #95C Powered Locomotive

$78.32  in stock
5 new from $76.51
Free shipping
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Single FP7A locomotive, #95C, to accompany the FP7A and F7B two-pack when used with the Milwaukee Road Olympian Hiawatha train set
  • Directional headlights and illuminated number boards
  • Powerful five pole motor with all wheel electrical pickup and blackened wheels
  • Fully automatic magnetic knuckle couplers

Bachmann Industries EMD GP40 Locomotive Conrail #3078 HO Scale Train Car

$109.94
$100.96
 in stock
7 new from $87.39
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • DCC-ready with a factory-installed 8-pin plug for DCC decoder installation of your choice
  • 8-wheel drive
  • Performs best on 18" radius curves or greater

Bachmann Industries Trains Usra Light 2-8-2 Dcc Ready Frisco #4027 With Medium Tender Ho Scale Steam Locomotive

$163.10  in stock
9 new from $163.10
Free shipping
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Pre-wired factory-installed 8-pin socket for the DCC decoder installation of your choice. Decoders sold separately
  • Compatible with conventional dc-powered Layouts
  • Operating headlight & tender back up light, die cast chassis, can motor, E-Z Mate Mark II couplers
  • Performs best on 18" radius curves or greater
  • HO scale 1: 87

Bachmann Trains GE Dash 8-40CW DCC Sound Value Econami Equipped Locomotive - Norfolk Southern #8379 (Thoroughbred) - N Scale, Prototypical Black (67354)

$214.09  in stock
3 new from $202.99
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Factory Installed Econami SoundTraxx DCC sound decoder set for Dash-40CW realism
  • Diesel sound package also offers a choice of 5 prime movers, 16 airhorns, multiple variations of 7 bell types, 2 air compressors, and 3 couplers plus a function-activated grade-crossing signal
  • Adjustable auto-notching sensitivity for prototypical operation, adjustable master Volume and individual sound effect Volume levels, advanced consisting, and more
  • Performs best on 11. 25” radius curves or greater
  • N scale: 1: 160

Streamlined K4 4-6-2 Pacific Dcc  Wowsound Equipped Steam Locomotive Prr #5338 - HO Scale

$459.98  in stock
2 new from $459.98
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Dcc sound-equipped for sound, speed, direction, and lighting control
  • Keep-alive device that keeps your engine running during power interruptions due to dirty track or loss of electrical contact
  • Dual-mode NMRA-compliant decoder, precision motor, operating headlight, all metal chassis
  • Blackened metal wheels and side rods, die-cast trailing truck, metal cut levers, separately applied parts including pump, handrails, grabbing, and tender ladder
  • Ho scale 1: 87 - performs best on 22" Radius curves or greater.

Bachmann Trains BALDWIN 4-6-0 STEAM LOCOMOTIVE - SOUTHERN PACIFIC No.2374 - O Scale

$429.95
$302.47
 in stock
2 new from $297.09
1 used from $202.83
Free shipping
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as of February 22, 2022 1:21 am

Features

  • Highly Detailed Steam Style Locomotive
  • Powerful motor with flywheel coasting action
  • Operating; headlight, rear coupler, and smoke unit
  • Navigates O-27 curves
  • O Scale 1:48- (Trains run on AC power 3-rail track)

Best Hobby Train Locomotives 2022

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