Sunrise over the Marne au Rhin Canal as passenger train 296 speeds towards Luxembourg on a chilly morning.
SNCF BB 26161 heads IC 91 Brussels - Bâle along the Rhine - Marne-Channel near Steinbourg.
SNCF BB 26159 heads IC 90 Bâle - Brussels near Hochfelden.
Paris Moscow: 3217kmThis is the Paris to Moscow (Russia) train. It is train #453 in France, and the Russian Railways call it train #24. It takes 37 hours 30 mn to do the entire trip... (more)
A Sybic hauls a Sybic and empty autoracks on a Bobigny to Woippy train belonging to the "MA100" category - which means a freight train with 100 km/h max allowed speed (62 mph).
The "Hôpitaux" canyon is a narrow corridor between Ambérieu and Culoz, on the Lyon-Genève line. In winter, the area is cold and ominous, as the sun never reaches the bottom of the valley... (more)
Death of the overnight trains
This is the Berlin-Paris night train. Operated by the German DB, it is marketed as a "City Night Line" train. But it belongs to a dying spec... (more)
A freight train at the Brison tunnel, adorned with a defensive - and decorative - tower.