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Test smoking restrictions at six train stations

National News // Feb. 2, 2018

Smoking restrictions are now in place at six Swiss train stations.

free stock pictures Test smoking restrictions at six train stations

The project is a test by Swiss Federal Railways which may extend the ban to all stations next year.

Currently, although smoking is banned on train and inside stations – it’s still permitted on the platforms.

The six stations are spread across the language regions, Basel, Bellinzona, Chur Neuchatel, Nyon and Stadelhofen in Zurich.

All stations have slightly different restrictions – either a complete ban, smoking areas or smoking lounges.

Officials will gauge passenger reaction to decide on a national policy. 

Tags: sbb, smoking, cff, trains

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