How To Make Rail In Minecraft

This blog post will show you how to craft a Rail in Minecraft, which is used as a path for minecarts.

Updated on Jan 24, 2024
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How To Make Rail In Minecraft

Everything you need to craft a Rail in Minecraft

A Rail in Minecraft is a non-solid block used as a pathway for the Minecarts. You can travel in a Minecart if you have rails underneath it. You can find readily available rails in the Mineshafts. There also are different types of rail in Minecraft like Powered Rail and Detector Rail.

Here are the items you’ll need to craft a Rail:

How to craft a Rail in Minecraft

#1 Crafting Iron Ingots


Iron ingots can be easily acquired by smelting some iron ore in a furnace. Apart from that, you can also get iron ingots from iron nuggets, iron blocks, and iron golems as well!

#2 Crafting Sticks



Sticks are used extensively in Minecraft. They can be easily crafted by using wooden planks of any type, bamboo, or simply punching dead bushes and leaves on trees.

#3 Crafting Rail


Once you acquire all the items for the rail, simply follow the recipe shown above in the image to craft your rails. Once you've crafted them, you can use them by placing them on the ground.

You can ride Minecarts with these rails under the influence of gravity in the game; if you want to power a rail, you can use powered rails.

What is the give command to get a Rail in Minecraft?

The command to give yourself a Rail: /give @p rail 1

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