Haulage Calendar – December 2018

Saturday 01/12/18

Austria: historic diesel locomotive (2143 expected), Mistelbach to Rosenburg and return.  Operated by Regiobahn.  Link.

Czech Republic: T478 3001 (ex-ČD 753 001) and 475 179 (steam), special trains in the Praha area.  Operated by ČD Nostalgie.  Link.

Germany: class 110, Köln to Hamburg and Lübeck and return for Christmas markets.  Operated by AKE Rheingold.  Link.

Germany: 110 262 and 01 180 (steam), Nordlingen to Salzburg and return.  Operated by Bayerisches Eisenbahnmuseum.  LinkNEW

Germany: 242 001 (ex-DB 142 001), Zwickau to Ruhland for 01 0509 (steam) forward to Görlitz.  Operated by Pressnitztalbahn.  LinkNEW

Germany: V200 033 (ex-DB 220 033), 10:00 Hamm (Westf) Hbf to Celle and return.  Operated by Hammer Eisenbahnfreunde.  Link.

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Sunday 02/12/18

Czech Republic: T478 3001 (ex-ČD 753 001) and 475 179 (steam), special trains in the Praha area.  Operated by ČD Nostalgie.  Link.

Germany: class 202 (202 331 expected), 13:00 circular trip from Pirna.  Operated by OSEF.  Link.

Germany: class 232, 08:14 Erfurt Hbf to Goslar and 18:08 return.  Operated by Bahnnostalgie in Thüringen.  Link.

Italy: 2 x Class E626 (advertised), 11:12 Napoli Centrale to Portici-Ercolano, 13:54 Portici-Ercolano to Napoli Centrale, 14:35 Centrale to Portici-Ercolano and 17:33 Portici-Ercolano to Napoli Centrale.  “Pietrarsa Express”.  Link.

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Tuesday 04/12/18

Germany: class 110, Dortmund to Rüdesheim and return for Christmas market.  Operated by AKE Rheingold.  Link.

Wednesday 05/12/18

Austria: heritage electric loco, 20:00-24:00 Wien circular “Discozug” from Heiligenstadt station.  Operated by Nostalgiezug.  Link.  NEW

Thursday 06/12/18

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Friday 07/12/18

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Saturday 08/12/18

Austria: historic diesel locomotive (2143 expected), Wien Praterstern to Ernstbrunn and return.  Operated by Regiobahn.  LinkNEW

Austria: heritage electric loco, Wien Westbahnhof to Bad Ischl and return.  Operated by Nostalgiezug.  Link.  NEW

France: CC6558, Chambery to Lyon and return.  Operated by APMFS.  Link.

France: CC6570, Avignon to Lyon and return.  Operated by APCC6570.  Link.

Germany: DB class 103, provisional railtour from Frankfurt am Main to Dresden and return.  Operated by Eisenbahnfreunde Treysa.  Link.

Germany: V160 002 (ex-DB 216 002), 11:00 Zechenbahnhof Piesburg to Hameln and return.  Operated by Osnabrücker Dampflokfreunde.  Link.

Germany: 218 139, 07:20 Vienenburg to Erfurt and 17:00 return.  Operated by Eisenbahnmuseum Vienenburg.  Link (although not on site yet).

Germany: unspecified diesel loco (V200 033 used in publicity), 10:00 / 12:00 / 14:30 / 16:30 circular Santa special from Hattingen (Ruhr).  Operated by Ruhrtalbahn.  Link.

Germany: class 234, Recklinghausen Hbf to Löhne, for 78 468 (steam) forward to Braunschweig Hbf, for class 234 back to Recklinghausen Hbf.  Operated by Eisenbahnfreunde Witten.  Link.

Germany: Provisional Lausitzer Dampflokclub railtour with Class 245 diesel” (may mean Class 285 on previous form) from Cottbus – Falkenberg – Wittenberg – Dessau – Wernigerode for a trip up the Brocken with a narrow gauge steam loco.

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Switzerland: 11411, 10:30 Erstfeld to Wassen and return.  Operated by SBB Historic.  Link.

Sunday 09/12/18

Austria: historic diesel locomotive (2143 expected), Mistelbach to Bad Fischau-Brunn and return.  Operated by Regiobahn.  LinkNEW

Germany: 70 083 (steam) and possible Lokomotion class 212, 10:15/15:15 Tegernsee to Holzkirchen and 11:50/16:50 return.  Operated by Bayerischer Localbahnverein.  (Note: the identical itineraries on 06/01/18, 11/02/18 and 11/03/18 saw the 70 operate in (unadvertised) top-and-tail formation with 212 249, so I am assuming that this is a possibility for the December runs too.  No guarantees!)Link.

Germany: class 234, Rheine to Wernigerode and back.  Operated by IG Schienenverkehr Ostfriesland.  Link.

Germany: unspecified diesel loco (V200 033 used in publicity), 10:00 / 12:00 / 14:30 / 16:30 circular Santa special from Hattingen (Ruhr).  Operated by Ruhrtalbahn.  Link.

Italy: unspecified electric loco, 10:00 Napoli Centrale to Caserta and 17:05 return (times TBC).  Operated by Fondazione FS Italiane.  Link.

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Thursday 13/12/18

Germany: class 110, Dortmund to Trier and return for Christmas market.  Operated by AKE Rheingold.  Link.

Saturday 15/12/18

Austria: historic electric locomotive (1110 505 expected), Mistelbach to Steyr and return.  Operated by Regiobahn.  LinkNEW

Czech Republic: T478 3001 (ex-ČD 753 001) and 475 179 (steam), Praha-Smíchov – Beroun – Křivoklát and return.  Operated by ČD Nostalgie.  Link.

Germany: LEG Class 232, 243 005 (ex-DB 143 005) and 03 1010 (steam), Erfurt via Leipzig to Wernigerode and Goslar and return.  No further details as yet.  Operated by Traditionsgemeinschaft Bw Halle.  Link.

Germany: V160 002 (ex-DB 216 002) and 78 468 (steam) Fulda to Quedlinburg and return – not sure of diesel/steam split as yet.  Operated by Eisenbahn-Nostalgiefahrten Bebra.  Link.

Germany: V36 406 (ex-DB 236 406) and 52 4867 (steam), Christmas shuttles on the Historische Eisenbahn Frankfurt.  Link.

Germany: class 232, 08:58 Erfurt Hbf to Schwarzenberg and 19:28 return.  Operated by Bahnnostalgie in Thüringen.  Link.

Germany: class 110, Dortmund to Esslingen and Ulm and return for Christmas markets.  Operated by AKE Rheingold.  Link.

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Switzerland: Re6/6, 07:30 Luino to Zürich HB and return.  Operated by Verbano Express.  LinkUPDATED

Sunday 16/12/18

Austria: heritage electric loco, Wien Westbahnhof to Passau Hbf and return.  Operated by Nostalgiezug.  Link.

Czech Republic: T478 3001 (ex-ČD 753 001) and 475 179 (steam), Praha-Smíchov – Beroun – Křivoklát and return.  Operated by ČD Nostalgie.  Link.

Germany: E69 05 (ex-DB 169 005), Landshut to Regensburg and return.  Operated by Bayerischer Localbahnverein.  Link.

Germany: V160 002 (ex-DB 216 002) and 78 468 (steam) Bielefeld to Quedlinburg and return – not sure of diesel/steam split as yet.  Operated by Eisenbahn-Nostalgiefahrten Bebra.  Link.

Germany: V36 406 (ex-DB 236 406) and 52 4867 (steam), Christmas shuttles on the Historische Eisenbahn Frankfurt.  Link.

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Thursday 20/12/18

Germany: class 110, Dortmund to Würzburg and Nürnberg and return for Christmas markets.  Operated by AKE Rheingold.  Link.

Saturday 22/12/18

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Sunday 23/12/18

Italy: historic electric locomotive, 10:10 Napoli Centrale to Pompeii and Paestum and return (subject to variation – will be known by 10/12/18 at the earliest).  Operated by Fondazione FS Italiane.  Link.

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Wednesday 26/12/18

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Thursday 27/12/18

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Friday 28/12/18

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Saturday 29/12/18

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Sunday 30/12/18

Spain: ex-RENFE class 321, 10:20 Madrid Príncipe Pío to El Escorial and 18:20 return.  “Tren de Felipe II”, operated by ALSA Rail.  Link.

Monday 31/12/18

Austria: heritage electric loco, Wien Heiligenstadt to Semmering and return in the early hours of the next morning.  Operated by Nostalgiezug.  Link.  NEW

Germany: 243 005 (ex-DB 143 005), 09:00 “Partyzug” from Butzbach to Berlin Hbf (return next day).  Operated by Eisenbahnmuseum Treysa.  Link.