Measuring train of the Deutsche Bahn AG.
101 068-5 with advertising for the "GREENTECH FESTIVAL" rushes through sunny Markgräfler with her EC 9 in the direction of Basel. The 23 year old locomotive reaches a top speed of 220 km... (more)
A friendly engine driver in the driver's cab of this first generation ICE. This will shortly reach Basel SBB to continue to Zurich after a change of direction. The journey that began in Hamburg-Al... (more)
A rarity in the southern Markgräfler Land is an ICE T of the class 415. Due to a train failure, 415-505 jumped in from Frankfurt / Main to Basel. This 5-part unit has tilting technology.
An ICE 4 on its way from Switzerland to Freiburg in the light of the near sunset.
This is a view of the signal cabin on the station at Rain, in Bavaria, Germany. It dates from 1943. It gets quite busy during the sugar beet harvest as there is a sugar factory at the end of the s... (more)
Red & white color scheme train in the fresh greens along the Rhine river valley. Burg Reichenstein is seen as a backdrop.
EC9 Hamburg-Basel-Zurich-Chur negotiates a big curve along the Rhein river valley.
DB Class 103 locomotive has come back to once-a-week IC train between Koeln Hbf and Hamburg-Altona during June and December. Train consists includes former Rheingold coaches. Today the Sunday Sout... (more)
An InterCity train arriving at Koblenz.
140872 Receives attention to its wheel sets in Oberhausen Depot .
Waiting for the fastest operational steam locomotive of the world. Good light and so I took some more photos of `every-day-trains`. The building in the oriental style in the background ist from th... (more)
A pair of ET 420 S-Bahn trains meet at Feuerbach