SBB Ae 6/6 No 11489 'Airolo' has just passed Gurtnellen with a southbound gravel train on the Gotthard North ramp. Immediately above the loco can be seen a factory which was completely swept away ... (more)
An SBB Tilo Flirt EMU forms the 12.30 Erstfeld to Lugano service seen about to enter the Strahlloch tunnel on the middle level at Wassen. Those with keen eyes will be able to see the famous Wassen... (more)
One of the Re 4/4 locos now designated Re 431 for working trains into and within Germany is unusually seen with Re 6/6 No 11680 Mohlin coming down the Gotthard north ramp with an intermodal train ... (more)
One of the former Sud-Ost Bahn Re 4/4 III locos, SBB No 11351 which had just been renumbered 430 351-7, and Re 4/4 II No 11179 come down the Gotthard north ramp towards Gurtnellen with the Biasca ... (more)
Expecting a red locomotive I had intended to photograph this train with the front of the loco against the River Reuss in the background. However seeing the train in the distance with what appeared... (more)
One of the former Cisalpino ETR 470 tilting trainsets now owned by SBB forms the 09.09 Zurich to Milan service seen climbing the Gotthard north ramp high above Wassen. Below on the right SBB Re 4/... (more)
The 12.04 Basle to Locarno train passes the village of Sisikon on the shore of the Vierwaldstattersee (Lake Lucerne). From Fluelen, the next station, it will become the 'Wilhelm Tell Express'.
On a glorious September afternoon a recently re-painted DB 185 electric approaches Fluelen station beside the Vierwaldstattersee (Lake Lucerne) with a southbound freight train bound for Italy. Fro... (more)
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn Deh 4/4i 51 begins its steep climb out of Göschenen towards Andermatt
Shortly after beginning its long climb up the Gotthard nordramp, Re 4/4ii 11338 heads a southbound engineers train through Silenen
Re 6/6 No 11619 'Arbon' has just crossed the Intschi Reuss bridge with a southbound train of engineering vehicles on the climb to the Gotthard tunnel.
Former Cisalpino ETR 470 tilting emu No 3, now with SBB decals, forms the 11.09 Zurich HB to Milano Centrale train seen on the climb from Erstfeld to the Gotthard tunnel.
One of the SBB ICN tilting trains crosses the Charstellenbach bridge at Amsteg while descending the Gotthard north ramp as the 14.10 Lugano to Zurich service.
A pair of SBB ICN units, 'Alfred Escher' and ' Louis Chevrolet' tackle the north ramp of the Gotthard line just below Inschi forming the 11.03 Basle to Lugano service.
An almost new SBB Cargo Re 482 electric passes Sissikon station with a southbound Hupac 'piggy back' train beside the Vier Wald Stattersee (Lake Lucerne) as an empty double deck car train (auto ra... (more)