Locomotives HO

Model making is very popular worldwide and covers a wide range of interests. H0 gauge locomotives focus on the detailed reproduction of model railways on a scale of 1:87. This track is in high demand not only because of the realistic scale but also because of the variety of models available. The selection of H0 gauge locomotives is impressive and covers various eras from I to VI and countries.

Märklin
Item no.: Marklin-36501
former RRP 2): 89,99 Your savings: 10%9,00
80,99
incl. VATand excl. shipping

currently not available
Tillig
Item no.: Tillig-02994
former RRP 2): 264,50 Your savings: 14%38,35
238,05 1)
226,15
Dampflok-Woche
(until 19.05.2024)
-4%
incl. VATand excl. shipping
currently not available
Rivarossi
Item no.: HR2931
former RRP 2): 199,90 Your savings: 10%19,99
179,91
incl. VATand excl. shipping

currently not available
Piko
Item no.: Piko-51540
former RRP 2): 313,00 Your savings: 36%113,01
313,00 1)
199,99
Piko
(until 19.05.2024)
-36%
incl. VATand excl. shipping
currently not available
Roco
Item no.: Roco-7500047
former RRP 2): 259,90 Your savings: 5%14,61
245,29
incl. VATand excl. shipping

currently not available
Roco
Item no.: Roco-7500012
former RRP 2): 249,90 Your savings: 5%14,05
235,85
incl. VATand excl. shipping

currently not available
Electrotren
Item no.: HE2014
former RRP 2): 199,90 Your savings: 10%19,99
179,91
incl. VATand excl. shipping

currently not available
Electrotren
Item no.: HE2012
former RRP 2): 199,90 Your savings: 10%19,99
179,91
incl. VATand excl. shipping

currently not available
Jouef
Item no.: HJ2447
former RRP 2): 279,90 Your savings: 9%27,99
251,91
incl. VATand excl. shipping

currently not available
Jouef
Item no.: HJ2446
former RRP 2): 279,90 Your savings: 9%27,99
251,91
incl. VATand excl. shipping

currently not available

HO locomotives from various manufacturers

Brands such as Märklin, Piko and Trix, among others, have specialized in the production of H0 locomotives. Each of these manufacturers brings their own know-how, style and innovations to the development and manufacture of the trains. This results in a large selection for you if you want to expand your collections or create realistic scenarios for your model railway layouts. This enables a great variety of model railway layouts.

Imposing steam locomotives

Steam locomotives, which symbolize the beginning of the railway age, also find expression in the model railway world. These models are not only based on the external appearance of their role models, but also their technical features such as functional drives, realistic piston systems and authentic sounds. With their striking chimneys, impressive wheels and often artfully designed housings, they exude a nostalgic elegance that captures the charm of bygone times.

True to the original diesel locomotives

Diesel locomotives represent an evolutionary development in the history of railways as they are more powerful and flexible compared to steam locomotives. In addition to the external appearance, the replicas in H0 gauge also capture the technical features of the original diesel locomotives. This includes detailed driver's cabs, realistic engine sounds and often even smoke generators, which make the operation even more authentic. From powerful freight cars to fast passenger cars, the world of diesel locomotive models offers a wide selection.

Modern electric locomotives

Modern electric locomotives represent the most advanced development in the field of rail vehicles. With their electric drive, they rely on highly efficient technologies and help to make rail transport more sustainable and environmentally friendly. The models of modern electric locomotives in H0 gauge are characterized by a high level of attention to detail. They enable the model builder to experience the dynamics and efficiency of today's railway world on a small scale.

Draisins

Draisins are popular models in the model railway world because of their unusual appearance and historical significance. Both the early hand-operated handcars and the motorized variants are available to the model maker in various designs. The attention to detail in the design of these models allows them to reflect the evolution of handcars over time.

Starter sets for H0 gauge

Starter sets are an excellent introduction to the world of model railway building and enable beginners to start with the hobby without much prior knowledge and without additional effort. They usually contain a locomotive, several wagons, a track system and a control unit. The included model trains are often very detailed and can have different types of drive such as steam, diesel or electric drive. The tracks supplied are usually sufficient for building a simple circuit, but can easily be expanded to create more complex systems. This allows model builders to expand and adapt their systems over time.

Discover the variety of locomotives for the H0 gauge

Whether historical steam locomotives, powerful diesel locomotives or modern electric locomotives, the variety of locomotives allows you to create realistic scenarios on your model railway layout. From historical replicas to individual model railway layouts, the possibilities are endless.

Frequently asked questions about H0 locomotives

Can the locomotives be combined with wagons from different manufacturers?

Yes, because the standardization of the H0 gauge means that the track geometry and coupling systems are largely standardized. This flexibility gives you the opportunity to put together your model trains according to individual preferences and interests. For example, you can combine a locomotive from one brand with wagons from another brand to create a unique train or recreate historical scenarios.

How are the H0 locomotives operated?

Depending on the model, H0 locomotives are operated either analog or digital. Analogue operation is the traditional method where control is achieved via a transformer or an analogue control device. Digital operation enables the simultaneous use of several model trains on a route, whereby each model train can be controlled independently. The decision between analog and digital operation depends on personal preferences.

Can the locomotives be retrofitted digitally and with sound?

Many locomotives can be retrofitted digitally and with sound. Many modern H0 models are already equipped with sound functions ex works to offer a realistic and immersive model experience. However, there are also numerous locomotives that do not have these functions ex works. For model railroaders who would like to add sound effects to their existing H0 locomotives, there are a variety of retrofitting options on the market.

Buy locomotives in H0 from Modellbahn Union

Experience the world of H0 locomotives at Modellbahn Union! We not only carry a wide range of different brands, but also our own products that are exclusive to us. These special trains are the result of our passion for detailed and authentic replicas of H0 gauge locomotives. We attach great importance to ensuring that your orders are processed and shipped quickly. This means you can quickly enjoy your new locomotives and start building models. Our many years of experience are reflected not only in the quality of our products, but also in our comprehensive service.

We offer you additional services such as the digitization of locomotives, the replacement of axles or the installation of lighting. With these services you can design your locomotives according to your individual wishes. As an additional thank you for your loyalty, we offer you a bonus program with a free item if you purchase a small amount.