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Train Compatibility

* There may be limitations to the compatibility of various railway lines. See details below.


Thomas Wooden Railway
  • Compatible With:
    • Chuggington Wooden Railway
    • Brio Wooden Railway
    • Melissa & Doug Wooden Railway
    • BigJigs Wooden Railway
  • Train Connection:
    • Magnetic
  • Track Connection:
    • Lay In Connection wooden track (generally compatible with Brio, Melissa & Doug, BigJigs, Chuggington, and other major manufactures of wooden train systems). 100% compatible with Chuggington Wooden Railway
  • Thomas Wooden Railway is compatible with Chuggington Wooden Railway, Melissa & Doug Wooden Railway, Brio Wooden Railway , and Bigjigs® Wooden Railway! Mix and match to expand your fun!
Thomas Take-N-Play
  • Compatible With:
    • Chuggington DieCast Railway*
  • Train Connection:
    • Magnetic
  • Track Connection:
    • Snap in plastic track only compatible with Take-n-Play systems.
  • Limitations On Compatibility:

  • * Take-N-Play engines are NOT compatible with Thomas Wooden or Thomas TrackMaster trains or track.
  • * Take-N-Play engines will fit on Chuggington Diecast track, but will have limitations with destination features among Chuggington sets.

  • Take-n-Play Thomas is known for its durability, portability and lower price point. Play sets can fold up and feature handles for engineers on the go. There are many character options in this series making it a great selection for collectability.
Thomas TrackMaster Motorized Railway
  • Compatible With:
    • Chuggington InterActive Railway*
  • Train Connection:
    • Plastic Hooks
  • Track Connection:
    • Snap in plastic track only compatible with TrackMaster & legacy TOMY motorized track.
  • Limitations On Compatibility:

  • * Engines are constructed of plastic and require batteries.
  • * TrackMaster engines are exclusive to TrackMaster track and do not share compatibility with other Thomas toy lines.
  • * TrackMaster engines will fit on Chuggington InterActive track, but will have limitations in relation to destinations and steep upward track layouts within the Chuggington InterActive toy series.

  • TrackMaster train systems are all about expandability and motorized fun. This train system is better fit for engineers 3 years and up because coordination is needed to connect the trains and build more complex track layouts.
Chuggington Wooden Railway
  • Compatible With:
    • Chuggington Wooden Railway
    • Brio Wooden Railway
    • Melissa & Doug Wooden Railway
    • BigJigs Wooden Railway
  • Train Connection:
    • Magnetic
  • Track Connection:
    • Lay In Connection wooden track (generally compatible with Brio, Melissa & Doug, BigJigs and other major manufactures of wooden train systems).
  • Chuggington Wooden Railway is compatible with Melissa & Doug Wooden Railway, Brio Wooden Railway , Thomas Wooden Railway, and Bigjigs® Wooden Railway! Mix and match to expand your fun!
Chuggington DieCast Railway
  • Compatible With:
    • Thomas Take-N-Play Railway*
  • Train Connection:
    • Ball and socket plastic connection
  • Track Connection:
    • Lay In Connection wooden track (generally compatible with Brio, Melissa & Doug, BigJigs and other major manufactures of wooden train systems). 100% compatible with Chuggington Wooden Railway
  • Limitations On Compatibility:

  • * Chuggington Diecast is NOT compatible with wooden train lines including Chuggington Wooden or Thomas Wooden Railway.
  • * Chuggington Diecast engines will fit on InterActive railway track, but will have limitations with destinations and other features.

  • Chuggington Diecast is a popular toy series that is durable, portable and at a great price point for collectability. There are many options for characters and have a secure ball and socket connection between engines and cars.
Chuggington InterActive Railway
  • Compatible With:
    • Thomas TrackMaster Railway*
  • Train Connection:
    • Ball and socket plastic connection
  • Track Connection:
    • Lay In Connection wooden track (generally compatible with Brio, Melissa & Doug, BigJigs and other major manufactures of wooden train systems). 100% compatible with Chuggington Wooden Railway
  • Limitations On Compatibility:

  • * Chuggington InterActive engines are not compatible with Chuggington DieCast or Wooden Options.
  • * InterActive engines will fit on TrackMaster track but are not motorized and will not connect with TrackMaster engines.

  • Chuggington InterActive trains are chunky, large and great for small hands. The InterActive railway features push button technology with talking features and engine recognition technology. Engines react to features along train sets and among other engines.
Brio Wooden Railway
  • Compatible With:
    • Chuggington Wooden Railway
    • Brio Wooden Railway
    • Melissa & Doug Wooden Railway
    • BigJigs Wooden Railway
  • Train Connection:
    • Magnetic
  • Track Connection:
    • Lay In Connection wooden track (generally compatible with Thomas, Chuggington, Melissa & Doug, BigJigs, and other major manufactures of wooden train systems).
  • With an emphases on quality products with classic design, Brio only helps to improve your wooden railway collection. Engines, track, & destinations alike are all made with real wood. Wooden Engines from all other lines will "fit" on all tracks but you will find limitations in relation to destinations and track features due to engine height. Most track pieces will connect together amongst the wooden railway lines.
Melissa & Doug Wooden Railway
  • Compatible With:
    • Chuggington Wooden Railway
    • Brio Wooden Railway
    • Melissa & Doug Wooden Railway
    • BigJigs Wooden Railway
  • Train Connection:
    • Magnetic
  • Track Connection:
    • Lay In Connection wooden track (generally compatible with Brio, BigJigs, Thomas, Chuggington, and other major manufactures of wooden train systems)
  • Melissa & Doug is recognized for its amazing quality, design & value. The engines, track, & destinations are all made of real wood which ensure that this product will last. Wooden Engines from all other lines will "fit" on all tracks but you will find limitations in relation to destinations and track features due to engine height. Most track pieces will connect together amongst the wooden railway lines.
BigJigs Wooden Railway
  • Compatible With:
    • Chuggington Wooden Railway
    • Brio Wooden Railway
    • Melissa & Doug Wooden Railway
    • BigJigs Wooden Railway
  • Train Connection:
    • Magnetic
  • Track Connection:
    • Lay In Connection wooden track (generally compatible with Brio, Melissa & Doug, Thomas, Chuggington and other major manufactures of wooden train systems).
  • Bigjigs Rail is built with quality wood and features destinations, track & engines that range from traditional to actual models of historical trains! Wooden Engines from all other lines will "fit" on all tracks but you will find limitations in relation to destinations and track features due to engine height. Most track pieces will connect together amongst the wooden railway lines.