The daily train to the Kazakh capital Astana, now renamed as Nur Sultan waits to depart the rather cold city of Semey near the Russian border.
The international train from Moscow to Tashkent (Uzbekistan) is re-engined from a new (GE EVO) diesel to an old ex-Soviet (VL80) electric as it passes through Kazakhstan.
Early on a snowy and very cold morning...
Train number 15 "Zhetysu" Almaty - Petropavlovsk
Self-propelled snow train "PSS1K"
Passenger train № 5 Tashkent - Moscow
Co-operation between 3 countries as the weekly Tashkent (Uzbekistan) to Balykchy (Kyrgzstan) train pauses at Taraz (Kazakhstan).
Diesel locomotive 2TE10MK with passenger train No. 310 Mangystau - Aktobe, ferry junction 13 - junction 12, in the background are the picturesque rocks of the Kuartu-Compe gorge
Passenger train №37 Astana - Mangyshlak
Old and not working diesel locomotive TU7A-2921 on the children's railway in Gorky Park. Since the 90s, it is without traffic at the station Zhastar (formerly Komsomolskaya) This year it was paint... (more)
train № 6957 Kapchagay - Alma-Ata 1