The speed limit of this train Paris-Cherbourg is today 160 km/h instead of 200 km/h. Indeed, this class 25 Kv 50 Hz 16000 has replaced a class dual-electric 26000 engine, with a lower speed limi... (more)
TER Narbonne - Cerbére
Regional Train Lyon -> Geneve near Amberieu.
Regional Train Modane - Lyon in French's Alpen
A regional train linking Dijon to Laroche Migennes is passing just under the oppidum of Alésia, where more than 2000 years ago Caius Julius Caesar won the war against Vercingetorix and his gallic ... (more)
A regional train linking Nîmes to Narbonne on the main south french route from Marseille to Bordeaux, passing in front of a typical castel in the vicinity of Montpellier.
BB 9300 Multiservice liveries
This train Rouen Paris is running alongside the river Seine. In the backgound stands the church of Mantes la Jolie.
The forty years old 16100 class, adapted to push and pull duties, are near to r... (more)
The cabin of the engine which broke the World Rail Speed Record on March 29, 1955 (331 km/h, 205.7 mph). Displayed at the Grand Palais for the 70th birthday of SNCF.
March 29 1955 World Rail Speed Record: 331km/h (205.7mph) The famous engine has been wearing commemorative plates on each side since 1955.