Best Transportation Games on Steam

Steam currently has 456 Transportation games available to download and play. Explore our list of the best picks ranked by Player Score. Our Player Score rankings are calculated directly from reviews left on the Steam store and will be updated in real-time as more players leave their feedback. Transportation game rankings were last updated on 5/22/2024.

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1. Euro Truck Simulator 2

Travel across Europe as king of the road, a trucker who delivers important cargo across impressive distances! With dozens of cities to explore, your endurance, skill and speed will all be pushed to their limits.

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Euro Truck Simulator 2 holds the #1 spot for "best Transportation game on Steam" with a Player Score of 97. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 725,063 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 707,898 positive reviews and 17,165 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $4.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $4.99
Release Date 10/12/2012
Franchise SCS Software
Developer SCS Software
Publisher SCS Software
Steam App Id 227300

2. American Truck Simulator

Experience legendary American trucks and deliver various cargoes across sunny California, sandy Nevada, and the Grand Canyon State of Arizona. American Truck Simulator takes you on a journey through the breathtaking landscapes and widely recognized landmarks around the States.

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American Truck Simulator has achieved a Player Score of 96, placing it in the #2 spot for the best Transportation games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 149,210 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 144,632 positive reviews and 4,578 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $4.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $4.99
Release Date 2/2/2016
Franchise SCS Software
Developer SCS Software
Publisher SCS Software
Steam App Id 270880

3. Mini Motorways

Mini Motorways is a strategy simulation game about designing the road map for a growing city. Build a traffic network, one road at a time, to create a bustling metropolis. Redesign your roads and place your motorways to get everyone where they need to go. How long can you keep the city moving?

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Mini Motorways has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #3 spot for the best Transportation games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 19,023 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 18,267 positive reviews and 756 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $9.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $9.99
Release Date 7/20/2021
Developer Dinosaur Polo Club
Publisher Dinosaur Polo Club
Steam App Id 1127500

4. Mini Metro

Mini Metro is a strategy simulation game about designing a subway map for a growing city. Draw lines between stations and start your trains running. As new stations open, redraw your lines to keep them efficient. Decide where to use your limited resources. How long can you keep the city moving?

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Mini Metro has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #4 spot for the best Transportation games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 14,760 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 14,201 positive reviews and 559 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $9.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $9.99
Release Date 11/6/2015
Developer Dinosaur Polo Club
Publisher Dinosaur Polo Club
Steam App Id 287980

5. OpenTTD

OpenTTD is a business simulation game in which players earn money by transporting passengers and cargo via road, rail, water, and air. It is an open-source remake and expansion of the 1995 Chris Sawyer video game Transport Tycoon Deluxe.

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OpenTTD has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #5 spot for the best Transportation games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 12,000 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 11,538 positive reviews and 462 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is completely free to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play OpenTTD on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Release Date 4/1/2021
Developer OpenTTD
Publisher OpenTTD
Steam App Id 1536610

6. Railroader

You and your fellow railroaders are the lifeblood of your railroad, just like it is the lifeblood of the communities it serves. Switch cars at industries. Keep people moving while running local passenger trains. Run trains with a purpose in transition era Appalachia – in Railroader!

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Railroader has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #6 spot for the best Transportation games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 1,607 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 1,570 positive reviews and 37 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $29.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Railroader on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $29.99
Release Date 12/7/2023
Developer Giraffe Lab LLC
Publisher Giraffe Lab LLC
Steam App Id 1683150

7. Derail Valley

Drive massive trains and build your career in a vast open railway network. For both PC and VR.

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Derail Valley has achieved a Player Score of 92, placing it in the #7 spot for the best Transportation games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 5,471 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 5,241 positive reviews and 230 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $39.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Derail Valley on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $39.99
Release Date 1/25/2019
Developer Altfuture
Publisher Altfuture
Steam App Id 588030

8. Rolling Line

Build your own model railway tracks and scenery or explore pre-made layouts, including 1000s of player-made layouts on the Steam Workshop! Play in virtual reality and on PC!

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Rolling Line has achieved a Player Score of 91, placing it in the #8 spot for the best Transportation games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 1,929 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 1,853 positive reviews and 76 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Rolling Line on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 4/27/2018
Developer Gaugepunk Games
Publisher Gaugepunk Games
Steam App Id 754150

9. Railbound

A relaxing puzzle game about fixing train connections and travelling the world!

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Railbound has achieved a Player Score of 91, placing it in the #9 spot for the best Transportation games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 1,339 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 1,287 positive reviews and 52 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $12.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $12.99
Release Date 9/6/2022
Franchise Afterburn
Developer Afterburn
Publisher Afterburn
Steam App Id 1967510

10. Captain of Industry

Land your crew of survivors on an abandoned island and survive! Mine raw materials, grow food, build factories, manufacture products, research new tech, and trade with others. Become an industrial superpower! But this is no easy task, you will be put to the test to keep your settlement alive.

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Captain of Industry has achieved a Player Score of 91, placing it in the #10 spot for the best Transportation games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 5,463 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 5,143 positive reviews and 320 negative reviews — making it "Very Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $29.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Captain of Industry on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $29.99
Release Date 5/31/2022
Developer MaFi Games
Publisher MaFi Games
Steam App Id 1594320

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10/12/2012
97
$4.99
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American Truck Simulator steam charts
9,870
2/2/2016
96
$4.99
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Mini Motorways steam charts
407
7/20/2021
94
$9.99
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Mini Metro steam charts
138
11/6/2015
94
$9.99
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OpenTTD steam charts
673
4/1/2021
93
Free
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Railroader steam charts
544
12/7/2023
93
$29.99
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Derail Valley steam charts
178
1/25/2019
92
$39.99
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Rolling Line steam charts
31
4/27/2018
91
$19.99
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Railbound steam charts
11
9/6/2022
91
$12.99
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Captain of Industry steam charts
2,128
5/31/2022
91
$29.99
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Motor Town: Behind The Wheel steam charts
281
12/17/2021
91
$19.99
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Workers & Resources: Soviet Republic steam charts
1,840
3/15/2019
90
$39.99
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Transport Fever 2 steam charts
3,406
12/11/2019
88
$39.99
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Flight Of Nova steam charts
3
5/31/2022
88
$29.99
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Factory Town steam charts
80
11/17/2021
88
$19.99
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My Garage steam charts
199
8/10/2021
87
$19.99
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Plan B: Terraform steam charts
49
2/15/2023
87
$11.99
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Diesel Railcar Simulator steam charts
2
3/5/2018
87
$19.99
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The Zhukov Line steam charts
1
2/16/2024
87
Free
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Railway Islands - Puzzle steam charts
1
11/18/2021
87
$3.99
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  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 22). American Truck Simulator on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 22). Mini Motorways on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 15). Mini Metro on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 22). OpenTTD on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 21). Railroader on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 22). Derail Valley on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 21). Rolling Line on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 20). Railbound on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 18). Captain of Industry on Steam. Steam Store.

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