simutrans - transportation simulator
This manual page documents briefly the simutrans
is a freeware transportation simulator that runs under Windows,
Linux, and a few other operating systems (Mac with Intel processors, BEOS).
You take on the role of operating a transportation company, and your goal is to
get goods of various kinds, as well as passengers and mail, from one place to
Don't be fooled by the tile-based graphics - this is a very complex game, and it
is constantly evolving, with new features being added. It is a living game,
and consistently being made better and better.
This is a list of the most useful options. A list of all options can be found in
- -screensize WIDTHxHEIGHT
- Set screensize to WIDTHxHEIGHT. Widths not a multiple of 16
may cause problems.
- Run in full screen mode.
- Run Simutrans in free playing mode (you cannot go
- Turn sound off.
- -objects path
- Use alterative PAK file set located in path. The
path must end with a /.
Simutrans was written by Hansjoerg Malthaner and the Simutrans Team.
This manual page was written by Ansgar Burchardt <firstname.lastname@example.org>, for
the Debian project (but may be used by others).