Night train "Lunéa" 5790 Briançon - Paris Austerlitz
Winter can be a desolate place
The Briançon - Paris Austerlitz night train leaving Gap. This is one of the few remaining night trains in France. The engines are 42 and 48 years-old. They will be replaced with more recent BB 754... (more)
This is an empty night train coming back from Veynes and going to Paris. It carried a full load of passengers during the previous night toward the ski resorts of the Southern French Alps. Given th... (more)
The stationmaster hands over special instructions to the engineer. They are probably related to the snow fall conditions that the train will meet on the summit section of the line around the Lus-... (more)
Grenoble - Gap train
A Paris - Veynes overnight charter train passes the Luc-en-Diois station on the Valence - Livron - Veynes line. The train is full of students that will soon enjoy skiing on the south French Alps s... (more)
This church is another iconic location on the Grenoble - Veynes "Alps line".