The last day of operation for the Class 420 on the S1 line of the S-Bahn Rhein-Ruhr.
A TGV Thalys passing a cut of freight cars west of Bochum-Ehrenfeld, on its way to Paris Nord.
An ICE 3 working an early morning service to the south.
An ICE 3 rounding the final curve west of Bochum Hbf, before making a routine stop. The platform of Bochum Ehrenfeld S-Bahn Station can be seen on the right.
The older trains serve the Dortmund Hbf-Essen Steele Ost portion of the S1 route (Dortmund Hbf-Solingen Hbf) these days, while the newer Br 422 terminate in Bochum Hbf.
An ICE 3 on its journey towards the south.
Early morning train on the RegionalBahn Line 40 on its final stretch to Essen.
A meet between an IC and ICE at the west end of Bochum Hbf.
Fototag at the Bochum-Dahlhausen Railway Museum
For whatever reason, S-Bahn Rhein-Ruhr has brought back a lot of old equipment lately.