How to download Transport Fever 2 mods?
Mods can also be found on various fan sites. One of a great sites are https://transportfever2mods.com (English and German) . At this sites you can look for Transport Fever 2 mods and typically download mods as (zip) archives.
How to install Transport Fever 2 mods?
Just extract the (zip) archive into the Transport Fever mod folder which usually is located in the game installation folder. Find out more about folder locations here. Make sure that the mod has its own folder inside the “..\mods” folder (usually the zip archive already contains this folder).
C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\SteamApps\common\Transport Fever
~/Library/Application Support/Steam/common/Transport Feve
In some cases, another folder encapsulating the folder of the mod with the same name is created while unpacking the mod. A constellation like
mods/modname_1/modname_1/mod.lua is not valid!
Ensure that the
mod.lua and other contents are one level below the
mods-folder, not two levels.
How to enable Transport Fever 2 mods?
Start Transport Fever 2 and go to the “free game” page. Select “Custom” and switch to the “Advanced” tab and there you should see the installed mods. To enable a mod, double click it or click the grey switch in the “Enabled” column. It will turn green if a mod is enabled.
After starting the game, the active mods will then be “coupled” to the game. If you save and reload the game later the active mods will automatically be enabled again.
How to add Transport Fever 2 mod to a saved game?
It’s also possible to add mods to existing saved games (enable additional mods for a saved game).
Warning: Because some mods modify game resources in a critical way, doing this can lead to unexpected behavior or even game crashes. Nevertheless, adding mods to existing save games is needed in some cases.
To add a mod to an existing saved game, go to the load game screen. Select the saved game you wish to start with and click on the plus “+” sign in the mods area at the bottom of the screen.
Developing Transport Fever 2 mods
If you are interested in developing and sharing your own mods