Red and white! The colors of the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn, also represented in the early year 2014. I was riding with the Ski and Regio to Andermatt in the morning, when the sun rised over the &qu... (more)
A "Regio" train is on the way to Oberwald. Most of the climbs in the rack have already occurred, the valley is wide in Obergoms and the train can travel relatively fast. At the same poin... (more)
With the kind permission of MGB, I was able to ride in the driver's cab for the Deutsche Presse Agentur (DPA) a few times.
That day we went with Gody from Andermatt to Disentis over the little sn... (more)
This photo was taken on the way to Andermatt on the entrance to the tunnel. It was the first train that came from Brig to Göschenen in the morning.
In Andermatt I had an appointment with the trai... (more)
MGB 105 runs alongside Oberalpsee just after passing through Oberalp station whilst working GEX903 09.15 St. Moritz - Zermatt Glacier Express
This is one of two "Gm 3/3" locomotives on the MGB. The 72 seen here is assigned to Zermatt, and the 71 can be found in Brig. The units were built in France in 1975.
HGe 4/4ii 103 works on the rack as it descends the steep gradient down to Andermatt with the afternon Chur - Zermatt Glacier Express.
One of 3 daily Glacier Express departures from Zermatt has just departed the station for St. Moritz. The train will change engines at Disentis from an MGB locomotive to an Rhaetian Railway locomot... (more)
On a quite perfect day regional train 828 from Andermatt to Disentis is climbing out of the Urseren valley up to the 2044m (6706ft) high Oberalppass. This is done through the help of a cograil. Ev... (more)
Station Zermatt: Niederflur-Panoramatriebzug (Low floor panorama train) is waiting for the next run
Glacier-Express to Zermatt.
HGe 4/4 II 105 pulls Glacier Express 904 towards the highest point of the journey, Oberalppass.