Some photos taken during the first day of passenger operation of the new "Nova 2" Transpennine Express (TPE) trains built by CAF, 397007 doing the honours. There are some non-Nova 2 photos included taken on the same day.
21/05/2013 - Day 3 of the PTG tour of Lithuania. Daugavpils in Latvia to Panevéžys in Lithuania then a visit to the 750 mm gauge preserved line to Rubikiai.
22/05/2013 - Day 4 of the PTG tour of Lithuania. Panevéžys via freight-only branches to Petrašiūnai (dolomite works), Naujoji Akmenė/Karpėnai (quarry and concrete works) and Bugeniai (oil refinery) to Šiauliai.
23/05/2013 - Day 5 of the PTG tour of Lithuania. Šiauliai via a long freight line to Pagėgiai (the border station with the Kaliningrad Oblast of Russia) then after a reversal on to Šilutė, the yard at Draugystė and on to Klaipėda.
24/05/2013 - Day 6 of the PTG tour of Lithuania. From Klaipėda via the branch from Kretinga to Darbėnai, the branch from Jonava to Rizgonis, via a reversal at Kaišiadorys and the Kaunas avoiding line to Kybartai (another border station with the Kaliningrad Oblast of Russia) then back to Kaunas.