During the 83rd international Motorshow (Salon de l'auto) in Geneva, several extra trains running across Switzerland. Those trains always are well frequented. Here we see the return of 30735 to Zu... (more)
Inside the worlds longest railway tunnel (Gotthard base tunnel or GBT), which will open for traffic in december 2016. The two 57 kilometer long single track tubes through the alps between Bodio an... (more)
The locomotive-hauled Rheintal Express is soon to be history, as the Stadler KISS EMUs are going take over in a few months. Reason enough to take some pictures, when the occasion arrives - such as... (more)
An Re 4/4 II hauls the Voralpenexpress towards St. Gallen, and is just crossing the Sitter viaduct, Switzerlands highest railway bridge (99 meters over ground). Due to increased passenger volume d... (more)
ICN unit 500 042 tilts through the sharp curve at Schutzen on the Gotthard North Ramp. The town of Erstfeld can be seen in the distance. Climbing up the ramp in the opposite direction is an Re10/1... (more)
ICN unit 500 018 tilting through the meadows near Schutzen on the Gotthard North Ramp, just south of Erstfeld, bound for Chiasso.
An unidentified Re460 is seen crossing the River Aare on its way out of the Swiss capital with an Inter-City service
High-speed tilting train ETR 610 007 of the SBB as Eurocity EC 37 is one of the former Italo-Swiss company "Cisalpino" makes today's cross-border service Switzerland / Italy from Geneva - Milan - ... (more)
Winter wunderland Wassen on the northern ascent to the Gotthard. Re 4/4 II of the first series is pulling Eurocity 114 Milan-Zürich over the middle Meienreuss bridge. The cars in "Biancaverde" pai... (more)
Departure of a RegioExpress from Genève-Aéroport to Lausanne - Vevey, seen from an unusual point of view.
On December 9th, a whole new timetable came into effect in Switzerland. It's the first day these double-decker units are commuting between Romont - Lausanne and Vevey - Lausanne (- Genève).
Interregio 2174 Locarno-Basel is crossing the middle Meienreuss bridge in Wassen.
A Rheintal-Express (St. Gallen - Chur every hour) is hurtling along the "Rheintaler Binnenkanal".
The inconspicuous building on top of the hill is actually a housing a cannon, and i... (more)
A Rheintal Express service (connecting St. Gallen with Chur every hour) is quickly approaching Sargans at close to 140 km/h, trailed by a cloud of snow dust. The days of the locomotive hauled trai... (more)
The Rotary Snow Plow is filling the tank. Note the small snow-piles on the signal and the catenary support