SunRail commuter train P31631 deadheads south across Lake Monroe into Sanford, FL, headed towards the Operations Control Center yard for a mid-day layover.
Twice a month, SunRail gathers up what needs to be washed in Sanford and sends the train across the street, so to speak, to CSXT's Aloma Spur where Amtrak has a wash rack. They typically do this ... (more)
High waters on the St. John's River and Lake Monroe made for some interesting times on the railroad here. You can just barely make out the high water marking....as of October 17, the level is dro... (more)
Hurricane Ian might not have impacted Central Florida the way it did Southwest Florida, but the influx of water is staggering. The St. John's River is overflowing and this bridge cannot withstand ... (more)
Five trainsets are moving from the SunRail facility in old Rand Yard to the Amtrak wash rack along CSXT's Aloma Branch. This used to take place every Saturday morning before service extended to P... (more)
In some markets, this is what a typical commuter train would look like. Here? Five trainsets are moving from the SunRail facility in old Rand Yard to the Amtrak wash rack along CSXT's Aloma Bran... (more)
The first time SunRail operated their own rail train, plus the first time a mainline train ran with a loco facing south. They typically do not do so.
This portion of track, the northernmost of the 61-miles owned by the state for SunRail, sees fewer SunRail moves than anything else, ironically. Apart from some test runs, there have been very fe... (more)
Southbound Sunrail train slows down to stop at the Advent Health Hospital station. This photo was taken on the walk bridge between one of the doctor clinics / parking garages and the main hospita... (more)
After completing it scheduled station stop at the Advent Health Hospital near downtown Orlando, Sunrail 108 accelerates north towards Winter Park.
For the holidays, CFRC has decorated its trains with antlers....on both the nose of loco & logo on side of coaches.
Sunrail 105 waits patiently for its scheduled departure while Sunrail 102 waits to take the next train north after 105 leaves.
Sunrail 105 has just left the Amtrak - Sunrail station in Kissimmee and heads south towards the end on the Sunrail system at Poinciana.
A Sunrail service crosses the St Johns River.
Sunrail train P315 crosses the St John's River with the Orlando Health car in consist.