In the last rays of the mountain Sun, ÖBB 1216 025, with its special livery indicating its historical achievement (prior to delivery, Siemens used it for test runs to attain the current world spee... (more)
ÖBB 1144 245 and 062 help a class 1116 to haul a freight train up the Semmeringbahn line in Austria, here crossing a freshly renewed viaduct. An hour later, the two class 1144s returned on a solo ... (more)
ÖBB 4024 021 and 099 on an S1 Bludenz to Lindau cross-border regional service.
The crew gets ready for the return trip to Payerbach Lokalbahn. Apart from Covid-19 protection gear, this little-known narrow-gauge electric heritage railway near the world-famous Semmering Railwa... (more)
A mixed freight train headed by ÖBB 1293 079 & 064 (then just one resp. two months old) started its descent of the Neumarkter Sattel incline into the valley of the Mur river on Austria's Rudolfsba... (more)
A double-headed early evening freight train almost reached the bottom of the Neumarkter Sattel incline along the Mur river on Austria's Rudolfsbahn line, as seen from the Thomasberg mountain above... (more)
Three generations on the same train: ÖBB 1144 239 (delivered in 1992), 1116 126 (delivered in 2003) and 1293 007 (delivered in 2018), hauling a container train, almost reached the summit of the Ne... (more)
A modernised twin railbus on a five-minutes-late Fiľakovo to Zvolen local service departs after dropping off a few passengers at this typical village station.
A Railjet semi-high-speed push-pull set of Czech Railways CD (pushed by a leased ÖBB class 1216 locomotive) on a Graz to Brno service descends the last few kilometres of the Semmeringbahn mountain... (more)
A southbound container train hauled by an ÖBB class 1144 and a class 1116 loco climbs the Semmeringbahn mountain line at Küb. The leading loco has a special livery that was part of an ÖBB campaign... (more)
A standard 68-wagon iron ore train on its way to Narvik.
The IC 632 "Lienzer Dolomiten" express train from Lienz to Vienna will soon stop in Unzmarkt, in the valley of the Mur river on Austria's Rudolfsbahn line.
Back before the advent of open access on EU rails, if two railways shared a service across their networks, the railway contributing less "paid" the other by letting its locomotives be us... (more)
A southbound container train hauled by an ÖBB class 1144 and a class 1116 loco almost reached the summit of the Neumarkter Sattel incline out of the valley of the Mur river on Austria's Rudolfsbah... (more)