LD double-decker.

Train characteristics.

  • Train category: IC/IR
  • Number of trains/coaches: 62 planned
  • Seats: 200 IC:606 / 200:682 / 100:330
  • Low-floor entry: Yes

Operation routes.

The 2D detailed map of Switzerland shows the operation routes for the new long-distance double-deck trains. Once they are delivered, the new, modern LD double-deckers will operate mainly on the east-west corridor: St. Gallen – Zurich main station – Olten – Bern – Lausanne – Geneva. Additional operation routes include Basel SBB – Zurich main station, St. Gallen – Chur, Zurich – Chur, Lucerne – Zurich and Basel – Olten – Bern – Interlaken Ost/Brig.

Service zones.

  • Mobile service
  • Wheelchair-accessible toilet
  • Toilet
  • Restaurant Bistro
  • Family zone
  • Quiet zone
  • Business zone
  • Self-service loading of bicycles
  • Space for prams/pushchairs
  • Luggage

Exterior views.

  • Side view of the LD double-decker with black and white locomotive, white walls and red doors.
  • Wide shot of the LD double-decker.
  • Side view of the LD double-decker passing through a meadow.
  • The LD double-decker travelling over a viaduct.
  • The LD double-decker in the snow.

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