BLS Cargo 187 006 - leased from Railpool - passes Zeihen area with an auto train from Fossacesia-Torino di Sangro (Italy) to Lahr (Germany).
Siemens "Vectron" Re 475 # 406 is pulling southbound "Ambrogio" intermodal 40345 from Muizen/Belgium to Gallarate/Italy via Gotthard between Schwyz and Brunnen.
Siemens Vectron locomotives Re 475 # 403 and # 409 are pulling the southbound intermodal train 41027 from Krefeld/Germany to Melzo Scalo/Italy on the Bözberg line towards the Gotthard Base Tunnel.
The BLS Re 4/4 (nowadays Re 425) 170 "Brig-Glis" heads the 47902 Visp-Antwerpen Nord tanker train near Lyssach northbound. Despite the 80 axles on the towing hook, she has a relatively e... (more)
Still going strong: The legendary brown Re 4/4 (novadays Re 425) of the BLS. Here the numbers 178 and 190 with a northbound freight train, recorded between Wynigen and Burgdorf.
Diverted train Singen (Germany) - Basel - Dunkirk (France) is crossing the bridge above the Rhine Falls. This line from Schaffhausen to Winterthur has regular no freight trains.
For some time, the private car company BLS Cargo has owned 15 locomotives of the type Re 475. These locomotives, which are named Vectron, are registered in several European countries. On March 24,... (more)
486 503 from BLS Cargo heads a southbound intermodal through Denzlingen station.
Siemens "Vectron" 6400 kW locomotive Re 475 # 408 of BLS Cargo is pulling southbound intermodal train 40107 from Bierset/Belgium to Piacenza/Italy on the Gotthard line near Claro.
Siemens "Vectron" Re 475 # 407 and # 403 at Basel Badischer Bahnhof. There is a slightly different paint scheme, the # 407 has the new BLS Cargo logo. On the left a Re 465 and Re 4/4 (Re... (more)
485 005 from BLS Cargo heads a special charter from Schaffhausen to Hannover, just passing Welschingen-Neuhausen station.
Siemens Vectron Re 475 # 403 and # 404 in multiple are pulling intermodal train 43559 from Rotterdam Waalhavn/Netherland to Melzo Scalo/Italy via Lötschberg-Simplon between Lyssach and Hindelbank.
Re 485 # 004 and # 001 in multiple are pulling the Cargobeamer train 43537 from Kaldenkirchen to Domodossola between Lyssach and Hindelbank towards Lötschberg and Simplon.
In March 2015, the Swiss freight operator BLS Cargo decided to order fifteen Vectron MS electrics from Siemens. They will be used for long haul freight services connecting the Netherlands and Ital... (more)
BLS 186 101 (leased from Railpool) passes Kollmarsreute with a southbound intermodal.