After brake test runs between Sulgen and Romanshorn, the future doubledeck Intercity train for the SBB, RABe 502 # 203, is on the return journey to Zürich Herdern, along the work canal at Bürglen.... (more)
For my 4500th contribution on Railpictures I choose this "moonlight special" as a tribute to the Gotthard mountain line, with the famous loops around Wassen. In a double longtime exposur... (more)
Helicopter, drone, model railroad? No, beautiful view from the hill with the ruin 'Stein' near the station Baden. Left the localtrain line S6 (RABe 514) toward Zürich - Uetikon, right the double d... (more)
A rather rare traction on this southbound Hupac intermodal train in Göschenen. Re 474 # 017 and # 012, built by Siemens in 2004/2005 as ES 64 F4 type with 6400 kW. SBB is operating 12 of this mult... (more)
Modernized Re 420 223 "LION" and Re 4/4 II 11245 lead Intercity 181 from Singen to Zürich.
InterCity Zurich Basel near Tecknau pushed by an Re 460.
A FLIRT trainset running between Laufen and Basel is approaching Sissach. The Stadler FLIRT (Fast Light Innovative Regional Train) is a diesel or electric multiple unit railcar built by Stadler Ra... (more)
InterCity train Zurich Basel near Sissach pushed by an Re 460 locomotive.
Re 4/4 II 11108, still in Swiss Express paint scheme, is pulling Intercity 184 Zürich Singen (-Stuttgart). In front there is an old borderstone Germany / Switzerland from 1839
An Intercity train running between Zurich and Basel has almost reached the Sissach station not far away from its final destination. The locomotive Re 460 005 is advertising for the Thales company ... (more)
This was the first train to catch the warm morning sun near Sissach.
Re 6/6 # 11676 "Zurzach" is obviously the outside best kept of the series, but lost the number on the front. She is pulling a southbound HUPAC intermodal train between Faido and Lavorgo,... (more)
Brand new paint on Re 420 # 262, which is pulling the steel train from Emmenbrücke to Lecco/Italy, together with Re 6/6 # 11614 "Meilen", between Faido and Lavorgo on the Gotthard south ... (more)
The special offer "Gottardino" from Biasca to Flüelen through the 57 kilometer long Gotthard Base Tunnel, with a 1 hour stop in the multi function station of Sedrun, about 800 meter below the surf... (more)
The SBB Re 4/4 II 11108, one of only two left in the Swiss Express paint scheme of the 1970', is pulling IC 187 over the Rhine bridge between Hüntwangen-Wil and Eglisau.