The once weekly service to Griffith is seen stopped for passengers at Yass Junction, 4 hours into it's 8.5 hour journey. All other passenger trains here are XPT services.
Even on the third straight day of excursions, the 611 doesn't fail to draw a crowd! Hundreds of people line the tracks clear through the yard, and on both sides of the street behind me.
The rain continues to fall as Metra gets into action again. An outbound train from Chicago is seen arriving into the La Fox station before heading to Elburn on June 20, 2015.
The Chicago Skyline creates the backdrop as Metra F40PH-3 No. 147 patiently waits at Ogilvie Transportation Center on a cloudy and mild June 25, 2015.
Passenger train №326 Alma-Ata - Novosibirsk
Another trip complete, tens of thousands yet to come?
Passenger train №5 Ulaanbaatar- Moscow
The Friday Evening Rush is in full swing as several Metra trains move around Chicago Union Station on a beautiful summer afternoon.
As I was watching the eastbound Southwest Chief pull out of Albuquerque's downtown station, I thought, "Wow, the sound sure echos off the buildings here. It sounds like there's a train behind... (more)
"Long Hood Forward D&H Geep by XO"
CZ / 194 Cerny Kriz - Cesky Krumlov - Ceske Budejovice (Station Cesky Krumlov)
Approaching Cedar Park station. AMT 51 approaches Cedar Park station with AMT 1330 pushing. It is passing a fairly new set of signals.