In spring 2008, the main-railway (Südbahn) between Vienna and Wiener Neustadt had restricted traffic due to maintenance work, so only commuter-trains were allowed to pass. The others took the para... (more)
With a proud engineer looking out of the cab, the "Tartaruga" (turtle) E 444R # 113 is leaving Chiasso bound for Venice with the 15 car "Venice Simplon-Orient-Express" (VSOE).
The two lonely Re 4/4 II in "Swiss Express" paint scheme, # 11108 and 11109, are together pulling the 15 car "Venice Simplon-Orient-Express" (VSOE) from Basel via the Gotthard into Chiasso station... (more)
VSOE Paris EST - Venice SL
Re 4/4 II # 11132 and 11111 in multiple with the heavy and long 17 car VSOE (Venice Simplon-Orient-Express) from Boulogne via Paris-Basel-Gotthard-Milan to Venice, in the rock cutting above the mi... (more)
The Istanbul bound VSOE has just travelled the first hour of its long and luxurious journey from Paris to Istanbul. This destination is a rare journey occurence, happeni... (more)
Two Re 4/4 II of the SBB are pulling the long and haevy 16-car luxurious Venice Simplon-Orient-Express (VSOE) over the 2.6 % grade of tne northern ascent to the Gotthard tunnel near Wassen and ove... (more)
On friday June 27, the VSOE (Venice Simplon Orient Express) was treated with a nice surprise, as it was hauled over the Saint Gotthard by the last green Re 4/4 II of the passenger division, while ... (more)
Re 4/4 II 11145 and 11158 are pulling the long and heavy "Venice Simplon-Orient-Express" (VSOE) from Basel via the Gotthard line to Chiasso above Wassen.
One of the most luxurious and expensive train worldwide is the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express (VSOE) which is running between London and Folkestone (with cars only for this leg of the journey) and ... (more)
Re 4/4 II # 11115 and 11124 from the first series with diamond pantographs are pulling the long and heavy 17 car train 13469 "VSOE" (Venice Simplon-Orient-Express) from Calais to Venice ... (more)
VSOE heading for Oostende
The Orient-Express in Paris
At 57km from Paris, the Venice Simplon Orient Express, aka VSOE, is running from Calais to Par... (more)
Luxurious "Venice Simplon-Orient Express" (VSOE, founded by James Sherwood of Kentucky, USA, in 1982) detoured over the Gotthard line (the usual way is via Arlberg and Brenner), pulled by Re 4/4 I... (more)
Train Venise Simplon Orient Express ( VSOE ) Venise - Paris.