RB locomotives and shunters

  Class NVR Number Axle Formula Number Year in Service Power [kW] Tractive Effort [kN] Max.Speed [km/h] Traction Type Voltage 1st class 2nd class
H 1/2
2z 1 1871 100
9 S Steam --- ---
Historic steam locomotive nr. 7(VRB), restored in 1996, now used during 2021-2023 jubilee (owned by Verkehrshaus Luzern)
H 2/3
2zz1' 2 1923 340
9 S Steam --- ---
Historic steam locomotives nrs. 16+17(VRB)
He2/3
3zz 1 1930 455
15 E 1500V= --- ---
Rack locomotive nr. 8(ARB), used for snow plow in the winter
He2/2
2zz 1 1938 335
18 E 1500V= --- ---
Old rack locomotive nr. 18(VRB), for freight and special trains
Ta2/2
B 1 1982 7
8 EB Battery --- ---
Small battery shunter, nr. 1(VRB)

RB electric motor cars

  Class NVR Number Axle Formula Number Year in Service Power [kW] Tractive Effort [kN] Max.Speed [km/h] Traction Type Voltage 1st class 2nd class
CFhe2/3
EMU-1 1 1911 395
15 E 1500V= 0 60
Historic rack EMU (later renamed into BDhe2/3) nr. 6 (ARB)
BDhe2/4
EMU-1 1 1925 455
15 E 1500V= 0 60
Historic rack EMU nr. 7 (ARB) (not to be restored after 2019)
Bhe2/4
EMU-1 4 1937 335
18 E 1500V= 0 64
Old rack EMUs nrs. 1-4 (VRB), nr. 4 built in 1953, to be replaced by Bhe4/6 from 2021
Bhe4/4
EMU-1 1 1964 870

30 E 1500V= 0 62
Rack EMU nr. 5 (VRB), to be replaced by Bhe4/6 from 2021
BDhe2/4
EMU-1 4 1949 485
21 E 1500V= 0 60
Rack EMUs nrs. 11-14 (ARB)
BDhe4/4
EMU-1 1 1982 835
19
E 1500V= 0 60
Rack EMU nr. 15 (ARB)
Bhe4/4
EMU-1 2 1986 824
30 E 1500V= 0 74
Modern rack EMUs nrs. 21/22 (VRB)

RB ordered trainsets

  Class NVR Number Axle Formula Number Year in Service Power [kW] Tractive Effort [kN] Max.Speed [km/h] Traction Type Voltage 1st class 2nd class
Bhe4/6
EMU-2 6 2021


E 1500V= 0 120
New electric rack trainsets from Stadler for Vitznau-Rigi Kulm (VRB) (opt. +4x for ARB)

Last update: 13-05-2021