SimRail The Railway Simulator Controls Guide for PC

PlayWay’s newest railway simulator has finally arrived. On this page, you will be able to learn the full SimRail – The Railway Simulator controls and keyboard shortcuts for Windows PC.

SimRail – The Railway Simulator Controls

The following are the default SimRail – The Railway Simulator key bindings. To change these default controls, you need to go to the in-game settings > controls section.

InteractionLeft Mouse Button
Look AroundRight Mouse Button
Move ForwardW
Move BackwardS
Move LeftA
Move RightD
SprintLeft Shift
Modify Local OrientationMiddle Mouse Button
Teleport to Cabin / In-Cabin Camera1
Orbiting Camera2
First-Person Camera / Walking3
Next In-Vehicle Camera4
Previous In-Vehicle Camera5
End of Vehicle Camera6
Get Up From the Driver’s SeatE
Push to Talk`
Write in Chat
Player ListTab
Toggle Timetable VisibilityF1
Toggle Track Information VisibilityF2
Toggle Notification VisibilityF3
Toggle Speedometer VisibilityF4
Toggle Chat VisibilityF5
Toggle User Panel VisibilityF6
Cabin ActivationC
Main SwitchM
Driver Safety DeviceSpacebar
Travel Direction Selector (Forward)Up Arrow
Travel Direction Selector (Backward)Down Arrow
Power Controller UpNum +
Power Controller DownNum –
Shunt UpNum *
Shunt DownNum /
Increase Pneumatic BrakeNum 3
Decrease Pneumatic BrakeNum 9
Increase Locomotive BrakeNum 2
Decrease Locomotive BrakeNum 8
Brake Drive PositionNum 6
Emergency BrakeNum 1
Brake ReleaserNum .
Front PantographF
Rear PantographR
Horn (High)H
Horn (Low)J
Left DoorsI
Right DoorsP
Door BuzzerBackspace
Close DoorsO
Cabin Light
Instrument Light;
Speed Control Up=
Speed Control Down
Pause MenuEsc
SimRail – The Railway Simulator Controls

This concludes our SimRail – The Railway Simulator keyboard controls guide. In case we missed any important details, please don’t hesitate to let us know. Good luck!