TPE Nova 2 First Day - 30 November 2019
2019 / TPE Nova 2 First Day - 30 November 2019
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.
Germany - May 2013
2013 / Germany - May 2013
Flew to Berlin then by train to Warszawa; then by train through Poland (photos) before the PTG tour of Lithuania (photos).
Poland - May 2013
2013 / Poland - May 2013
Travelling from Warszawa to Vilnius before the PTG tour of Lithuania (photos).
Lithuania - Day 1
2013 / Lithuania - May 2013 / Lithuania - Day 1
19/05/2013 - Day 1 of the PTG tour of Lithuania. Vilnius to Vilnius via Kena, Lentvaris, Trakai, Marcinkonys and Vievis.
Lithuania - Day 2
2013 / Lithuania - May 2013 / Lithuania - Day 2
20/05/2013 - Day 2 of the PTG tour of Lithuania. Vilnius via the branch line to from Švenčionėliai to Utena and then on to Daugavpils in Latvia.
Lithuania - Day 3
2013 / Lithuania - May 2013 / Lithuania - Day 3
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.
Lithuania - Day 4
2013 / Lithuania - May 2013 / Lithuania - Day 4
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.
Lithuania - Day 5
2013 / Lithuania - May 2013 / Lithuania - Day 5
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.
Lithuania - Day 6
2013 / Lithuania - May 2013 / Lithuania - Day 6
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.
Lithuania - Day 7
2013 / Lithuania - May 2013 / Lithuania - Day 7
25/05/2013 - Day 7 of the PTG tour of Lithuania. From Kaunas to Šeštokai and the freight-only branch to Alytus, then returning via Kaunas to Vilnius.
Lithuania - Departure
2013 / Lithuania - May 2013 / Lithuania - Departure
Home from Vilnius airport to Liverpool, using the airport shuttle train.