ALe.642.004 passes over the level crossing protected by lowered barriers near the station on the line Bologna / Porretta Terme.
A few days ETR.500.FR is in service on the line Bologna/Verona, I took during the crossing of this station direct to Bologna.
On the left ETR.610 Cisalpino meets ETR.500.FR Trenitalia, the scene here in Venice does not happen more because the Italian-Swiss railway company "Cisalpino" few days ceased to exist, as agreed b... (more)
On the left a steam engine FS.685 class, waiting to move.
While a FS.640 class and a couple of FS.740, resting in the sun on display in front of the depot.
Two trains "Frecciarossa" meet at this station, departure and arrival from Florence.
Diesel "Minuetto" which will come into service after the change of personnel ... Note the nice logo of this railway ... The footprint of a bear.
Like most Europen railroads the Italian "FS" for "Ferrovie dello Stato" had nice electric old-timers which were in service well into the 1980's. The 428 series was a 2-B-B-2 and was composed of 3 ... (more)
I loved - and still love - the classic Italian trains. The passenger cars looked fantastic. The 2 last cars of this trains are called "centoporte" meaning "hundred doors". The most common type had... (more)
A ETR.500 leaving the city, running north in the morning on the new high speed line Bologna/Milano.
ETR.500 arrives at Milano Centrale. You just gotta love the Italian railroad architecture.