Just minutes before the first rays of sunlight reach the Kalte Rinne viaduct, 2 OBB 1144-series locomotives pull a mixed freight train uphill towards Semmering. This viaduct is one of many on this... (more)
View from the Polleroswand on the Krauselklause viaduct and tunnel.
ETCS (European Train Control System/ATP) test run of an Austrian Rail "RailJet" push pull train with locomotive 1116 201 near Winterthur. This trains did't run regularly on this line.
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The Schlossalm mountain railroad didn't had any runs planned anymore that day, but freight trains were running one after another thanks to the Brenner pass closure.
Railjet connecting Vienna to Graz in the Pettenbach tunnel, along the famous Semmering railway from Gloggnitz to Mürzzuchlag. The whole line (41km long) is on the list of UNESCO World Heritage. Ev... (more)
The former steam depot of Strasshof produces timeless scenes even now that it's a museum site. The loco in the center is ÖBB 93.1403, built in 1928
Special livery celebrating 175 years of Austrian railways. For more photos visit www.jstrains.sk
A nice pair of OBB 1144's head north over the 107 year old(!) Angertalbrucke in Bad Hofgastein, Austria. This shot should not have even been possible for a number of reasons. First, the new concre... (more)