Z gauge Model railways & accessories
Do you want to build a model world, but don't have that much space in the room? Then gauge Z is probably just the right thing for you! Developed in 1972 by the Märklin company as a reaction to the growing popularity of N gauge, it was the smallest industrially mass-produced gauge until 2007. With it you can let your creativity run free and design and create your model world as you wish.
This is the Z gauge on a scale of 1:220
The Z gauge is produced on a scale of 1:220. The special thing about Z gauge is not only the small size, so that there is space for wonderful landscapes even in the smallest of spaces, but also the precision of the models. It is just large enough so that important details are not lost and can be recognized.
In our range you will find models from Germany to France, from Eastern Europe and even from Japan. Of course, different epochs from I to VI are also represented.
Discover model railways from different manufacturers
In our shop you will find products from various manufacturers, such as Märklin, Faller, Noch or Vollmer.
Whether Z gauge locomotives and railcars, wagons, passenger cars or freight cars for Z gauge, simply browse through our large range in the shop.
Create landscapes with figures, vehicles, buildings and other accessories
For a complete system, of course, the right landscape should not be missing when building the model. A wide variety of scenes can be easily brought to life with Z scale buildings, vehicles and figures. Real cities can be built with residential houses, townhouses and arc lights.
Do you prefer it more rural? Then there are farms and farmhouses for you. Cows or a horse with a plow are ideal for this.
There are also no limits when it comes to landscape design in Z gauge. Whether flowers, forests, various tracks or tunnels - you can get all kinds of accessories in our shop.
Frequently asked questions about Z gauge model railways
What should be considered when buying a Z gauge model railway?
Do you want to buy a model railway in Z gauge? You should consider this before making a purchase:
Space and location: It is true that the model railway does not need as much space as other tracks because of its small scale. So you have a lot of freedom in your planning.
Control: Normally, Z gauge model railways are controlled with analog controls.
There are also practical starter sets and train sets for Z gauge for beginners, which make it easier to get started with the world of models with all the necessary parts.
What advantages does Z gauge offer?
The compact size allows you to prototypically drive even long trains. Landscapes can also be generously designed so that you can create authentic and detailed systems. A large selection of products from different manufacturers is available to you for this purpose.
Accessories and model railways for Z gauge in the Modellbahn Union online shop
Precision in the smallest of spaces - browse through our large range of accessories and model railways for Z gauge. Whether locomotives, wagons, layouts or tracks, you will find models from many different major manufacturers, such as Märklin and Rokuhan, but also small manufacturers for yours model world. In addition to good value for money, you can also benefit from our exclusive bonus program. When you place an order, you get a free item of your choice from a low purchase value! We also accept various payment options and guarantee you fast shipping.