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In Singapore, the mention of trains brings to mind MRTs packed with commuters heading to and from the CBD – or god forbid, train delays. But not all trains are like that. In fact, Asia has some of the most spectacular train journeys in the world. We’re talking carriages with all the trappings of a luxury hotel room, trips that cover more than 4,000km and take 47.5 hours, and journeys that include champagne breakfasts, with fantastic views of scenic landscapes. Here are seven train journeys in Asia worth taking a plane ride over for.