After two days with about one meter of fresh snow, a wonderful day breaks. Shortly after seven in the morning the first train from Poschiavo just has reached Alp Grüm on 2091 m above sea level. Th... (more)
Strong winter conditions on the Bernina line of the Rhaetian Railway. After a 5 hours traffic break due to heavy winds and avalanche danger, the first train northbound over the Bernina pass is ent... (more)
Strong winter conditions on the Bernina line of the Rhaetian Railway. In Ospizio Bernina, the highest station of the line with 2253 meter a.s.l., "Allegra" trainset 3510 of train 1625 made a short... (more)
Strong winter conditions on the Bernina line of the Rhaetian Railway. Crossing of trains 1625 and 1640 (with ABe 4/4 56 and 55) in Bernina Lagalb. Train 1640 was the last northbound over the pass ... (more)
Xrot d 9213 and dual-mode (diesel and electric) locomotive Gem 4/4 801 clear the track.
Electric railcar ABe 4/4 # 51 with publicity paint scheme for "UNESCO World Heritage Albula-Bernina" is pulling regional train 1629 St.Moritz-Poschiavo over Buonda alp.
One of the most spectacular view on the Bernina line, from the Montebello curve above Morteratsch, to the highest peak of canton Graubünden and the eastern alps, the 4048 meter high Piz Bernina (i... (more)
On the Bernina line, passenger trains are often also attached freight cars. ABe 4/4 # 52 "Brusio" and # 54 "Hakone" with train R 1633 from St.Moritz to Tirano. The two timber cars were added in Po... (more)
ABe 8/12 # 3504 "Allegra" pulling train R 1644 from Tirano to St.Moritz over Bernina creek bridge, called "Wild west bridge", with Piz Alv in the background.
ABe 4/4 # 55 "Diavolezza" and # 56 "Corviglia", both with publicity paint scheme for REPower (Electricity supply company) are pulling the Bernina Express with cars from Chur to Tirano on the Alp d... (more)
A Regio Express Chur - St. Moritz is approaching Celerina, while a push-pull train from Scuol-Tarasp is on its way to Pontresina (near the center of the picture).
Ge 4/4 III # 652 with publicity paint scheme vor Hockey Club Davos (HCD) is pulling RE 1129 from Chur to St.Moritz over Stulsertobel viaduct # 1.
Ge 6/6 II # 704 "Davos" with freight train 5129 from Chur to Samedan is leaving 84 meter long Stulsertobel I tunnel and crossing Stulsertobel viaduct # 1.
611 arrives at Ilanz with the 1140 Scuol-Tarasp to Disentis. Photo taken from the 9th floor of the Hotel Eden Montana.
The Glacier Express is an express train connecting railway stations of the two major mountain resorts of St. Moritz and Zermatt in the Swiss Alps. The train is operated jointly by the Matterhorn... (more)