In summertime, the GOTTHARD PANORAMA EXPRESS is running over the Gotthard mountain line, now called "Panoramastrecke" (panorama line). Re 4/4 II # 11161, the only in green colors of the ... (more)
There are still some few freights over the Gotthard mountain line. Since june 9th, 2017, all freights transporting sand are banned from going through the Gotthard Base Tunnel (GBT), which concerns... (more)
These old push-pull trains will disappear now very soon. They have been used mainly as substitute trains since years. This train pushed by a Re 4/4 II and controlled by a passenger / luggage car "... (more)
On this day, the second "Giruno" highspeed train RABe 501 # 002 for the SBB left the Stadler Rail commissioning centre Erlen (IBS) for the very first time, to make some brake test runs on the Thur... (more)
An ETR 610 tilting train (RABe 503 016) runs as EC 50 without stop through the station Bern Wankdorf. In the background on the right you can see the new headquarter of the SBB.
Accidentally meeting just in the view of the photographer, two trains running 100 versus 200 km/h. On the left the "Giruno" RABe 501 # 001 from Stadler Rail for the SBB, on it's very first test ru... (more)
Two Intercity tilting trains ICN RABDe 500 # 017 "Willi Ritschard" and 500 # 004 "Mani Matter" are running the IC 880 from Lugano to Zürich, the velocity is 200 km/h on the Got... (more)
Highspeed tilting train ETR 610 # 009, together with a second train of the same series in multiple, is running the Eurocity 19 from Zürich to Milan with 200 km/h over the Biasca bypass of the GBT ... (more)
Along Lake Biel, there is a single track section between Twann and Ligerz, which will be replaced in the next years by a double track tunnel. ICN RABDe 500 # 013 "Denis de Rougemont" is ... (more)
Sometimes, locomotives of the passenger division are leased to the Cargo division. In the moment, Re 4/4 II # 11141 of the first series, with the SBB signet on the front and lettering on the sides... (more)
Re 620 # 053 "Gümligen" with a gravel train from Hüntwangen-Wil to Rorschach (MOAG) between Sulgen and Erlen.
Re 620 # 051 "Dornach" with a gravel train from Hüntwangen-Wil to Heerbrugg between Sulgen and Erlen on the Thur valley mainline.
Re 460 # 075 with "Léman 2030" publicity paint scheme is pulling the long Intercity 809 from Brig to Romanshorn between Sulgen and Erlen. In the rear of the train another Re 460 is shovi... (more)