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
A beautiful winter-afternoon in the Swiss Mountains: Localtrain (Regio) from Rapperswil to Linthal near the station Mitlödi
Re 460 107 wears a new paint scheme with publicity for the Gotthard base tunnel, which will open in 2016. On this side of the locomotive the words are in italian "Costruiamo il futuro, Galleria di... (more)
Still going strong in harsh winter conditions. Electric passenger rail cars RBe 540 047 and 060 with replacement train for the InterRegio 2125 from Biel to Zürich-Konstanz leaving Olten. This RBe ... (more)
During a cold, snowy night a SBB wire team is doing some catenary improvements in Luterbach-Attisholz station.
During a cold, snowy night a SBB wire team is doing some catenary improvements in Luterbach-Attisholz station. This Kirow Multi Tasker 100 is waiting for its next job.
The lonely tree awaits springtime while an InterCity from Genève-Aéroport to St. Gall passes the area.
On occasion, InterCity tilt trains instead of double-deck units operate on the more regional line between Berne and Biel/Bienne.
In October 2012 the shooting programme for the movie "Sunstroke" took place around Le Bouveret (VS). For this purpose, an authentic steam train of the 1920s had been transferred from Brugg to St-M... (more)
The "Train des Vignes" (vineyard train) on his way down to Vevey.