With unprecedented behind-the-scenes access to the world’s greatest stations, this series buys a unique first -class ticket to the secret life of the station. It follows staff, train drivers, track maintenance crews and transport police as they battle through human drama, travel disruption and engineering challenges to keep the trains on time and passengers on t rack.
Open 24 hours a day, these amazing institutions are places of noise, colour and stunning architecture. They are also symbols of their country – a window into the culture and history of their city and to the stories of those who live there and pass through.
With intimate, action-packed and round-the-clock access, this series explores the wonders of these stat ions and the trains that serve them as never before.
Stations featured in the series:
Flinders Street (Melbourne, Australia); Howrah Junction (Calcutta, India); Penn & Central Station (NY, USA) & Zurich Hauptbahnhof (Switzerland)