TGV POS of Lyria from Paris-Gare de Lyon to Lausanne is crossing the 45 meter high viaduct near Le Day over the dammed Orbe river. The viaduct was built in 1870, but was completly rebuilt in concr... (more)
Something is missing!
This was a surprising sight on the rear of a TGV moving not far from the Villeneuve-Saint-Georges shops, perhaps on a short test run. Of course, a TGV would n... (more)
'Operation Stack' - a queue of lorries (trucks) about five miles (8kms) long wait patiently to cross the English Channel over to France whilst the 10.58 Eurostar service to Brussels speeds past in... (more)
The first international TGV
The day after the Cisalpin TEE was withdrawn, the new Paris-Lausanne service featured a triple-voltage Sud-Est TGV on the Paris-Lausanne service, giving... (more)
This is the new livery (named Vigirail) of the French high speed train IRIS 320 who test and validate tracks, the power and catenary and all the communication and signal systems. This trainset is... (more)
Loading sand in the tank on a TGV low cost "OUIGO" during night shift at 03:00 am.
This set is nicknamed "Sirocco".
Pit stop for maintenance works (axle replacement).
Low Speed TGV
This Sud-Est TGV set #45 goes to the Romilly-sur-Seine workshops for another overhaul and interior refurbishing. After 35 years of service, some of these first genera... (more)
Ave Toulouse - Barcelona
This is the latest generation of high speed trains, the Euroduplex 813 trainset is one of first 800's high speed train serie to have the new "Carmillon" livery. This trainset can run in major Euro... (more)