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Check out this guide about the mod Immersive Railroading in Minecraft 2021! Know its details, fuel, train controls, how to install and use, and its Minecraft version 1.17 compatibility!!!

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Immersive Railroading - Mod Overview

Authorscam72cam, Trainman264
Date PublishedSeptember 11, 2017
Mod CategoryEssential Mods
Required ModsForge

How To Use Immersive Railroading

Connecting Cities And Villages

driving train

Immersive Railroading gives you the freedom to travel the world of Minecraft with ease as it introduces life-sized trains. This mod is a good addition to your method of transportation if you are building cities that are distant from each other.

Realistic Train Functions & Controls

This mod also includes the whole train system such as track styles and its components. You can also edit the controls in main menu for driving the train.

Immersive Railroading Controls

Customizable Train Controls

Using The Default Keys

Shown in the table below are the pre-set key binds for the Immersive Railroading. They can be found at the bottom part of Controls in the Main Menu.

ActionDefault Key Bind
Deadman's Switch*
Decrease Air Brake1
Decrease Throttle2
Increase Airbrake8
Increase Throttle9
Sound Bell-
Sound HornKeypad Enter
Start/Stop engine+
Zero Air Brake4
Zero Throttle5

Immersive Railroading Steam & Biodiesel Fuel

How To Make Your Train Run

Using Steam Locomotors

Steam Engine Pressure
No.Steps for the Steam Train
1Add water to the train by using either a Water Bucket or a Track Loader
2Add coal below the water box to burn it and start heating up the water
3Upon reaching 100 degrees, the pressure will start to increase
4Once you reach the maximum pressure level, your train is now ready to run
5Disengage the air brake and put the throttle to maximum!

Using Biodiesel Locomotors

No.Steps for the Biodiesel Train
1Add biodiesel to the train by using either a Bucket of Biodiesel or a Track Loader
2Start the engine to heat it up
3Gradually increase the throttle to make the engine hot in a short period of time. Note that if your air brake is off while doing this, your train will instantly run
GWMascotTIP!You would need to have the Immersive Engineering mod to get access to the Bucket of Biodiesel and Biodiesel Locomotors

Mod Showcase Video

Video from Elijah Gooden

Updates & Compatibility

Update History & Changelogs

August 24, 2021

It is recommended to update to UMC 1.1.3 (or later)


  • Add support for FRONT/REAR cargo and shell components (Better Garrats)

Bug Fixes

  • Honor config setting textureCacheSeconds
  • Pressure valve setting is honored
  • Rear locomotive drivers now offset their running gear correctly
  • Valve gears that attach the driver and eccentric to different wheels now work again
  • More localization cleanup for langes that do not uppercase well (Turkish for example)

Version Compatibility


How To Install Immersive Railroading Mod

Mod Download Links

Mod DownloadCurseForge
Required ModsForge
(!) Install the version required by the mod

Steps To Install

1Download Forge 1.16.5
>> Forge download page
2Download Immersive Railroading Mod on CurseForge. Select the latest version
>> Download from CurseForge
3Run the Forge Java file
*there is no need to change the install directory if you used the default directory to install Minecraft
4Transfer the mod .jar files to your Minecraft's mod folder
>> Know how to access it here
5Run "Minecraft Launcher"
6Select the Forge version that you want to play on. In this case, select "Forge 1.16.5"
7Press "Play" to run Minecraft with the mods

Requires Other Mods

You need to install Track API, and Universal Mod Core for you to be able to run this mod. Download the required Forge version and just place it together with the Immersive Railroading Mod mod inside your mod folder and you're good to go!

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Mods Similar To Immersive Railroading

Immersive Engineering

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