Im Mai 2016 gab es eine FarRail Tours Reise zu den ziemlich unbekannten Eisenbahnen im Iran. Anbei eine kleine Auswahl von Fotos. Wir beginnen mit dem nördlichen Abschnitt der Transiranischen Eisenbahn:

In May 2016 FarRail Tours managed to run a tour to the nearly unknown railways of Iran. Below are some pictures of the tour. We start with the northern section of the Transiranian Railway:

Traditional barrier on the Transiranian Railway

Traditional barrier on the Transiranian Railway

 

Savad Kouh viaduct on the Transiranian Railway

Railways in Iran: Savad Kouh viaduct on the Transiranian Railway

 

On the pass of the Transiranian Railway: 40 163 and 60 941 heading for Tehran

On the pass of the Transiranian Railway: 40 163 and 60 941 heading for Tehran

 

Depot crew in Pol-e Sefid, at the foot of the mountains

Depot crew in Pol-e Sefid, at the foot of the mountains

 

Shourab loops on the Transiranian Railway with passenger train 281

Shourab loops on the Transiranian Railway with passenger train 281

 

Semaphores can be found only on the northern section of the Transiranian Railway

Semaphores can be found only on the northern section of the Transiranian Railway

 

Transiranian Railway

Transiranian Railway

 

Siemens locomotive 1597 "Iran Runner" with passenger train 203 on the Transiranian Railway

Siemens locomotive 1597 “Iran Runner” with passenger train 203 on the Transiranian Railway

 

Railways in Iran

passenger 281 approaches Firuzkouh

Der südliche Abschnitt der Transiranischen Eisenbahn:

The southern section of the Transiranian Railway:

Talezang Station master

Iranian Railways: Talezang station master

 

The Sirom bridge on the southern section of the Transiranian Railway

Iran: Sirom bridge on the southern section of the Transiranian Railway

 

Iranian Railways: railcar driver near Chamsangar

Iranian Railways: railcar driver near Chamsangar

 

The Mashhad passenger on ist way through Lorestan

The Mashhad passenger on its way through Lorestan

 

Before Azna a freight Train climbs towards the summit on ist way to Tehran.

Before Azna a freight Train climbs towards the summit on its way to Tehran.

Im Depot von Teheran:

In the Tehran depot:

Iran Runner 1555 in the Depot of Tehran

Iran Runner 1555 in the Depot of Tehran

 

Classy American locomotives in Tehran depot at the sand depot

Classy American locomotives in Tehran depot at the sand depot

 

Um Isfahan:

Around Isfahan:

Beyond Espidan in the desert

Beyond Espidan in the desert

 

Siemens "Iran Runner" 5517 in a tunnel on ist way to Isfahan

Siemens “Iran Runner” 1638 in a tunnel on ist way to Isfahan

 

Life under a Bridge in Isfahan

Life under a Bridge in Isfahan

 

Iran: a coil train between Isfahan and Yazd

Iran: a coil train between Isfahan and Yazd