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Swiss Federal Railways warns of train-line closures

National News // By Tay Kinnear // March 21, 2019

Swiss Federal Railways is warning there will be more replacement bus services running this year as the company upgrades tracks and trains.

Pixabay Swiss Federal Railways warns of train-line closures

Last year the introduction of a special summer timetable allowed for fewer trains and more buses. There will be more disruption later this year.

The company blames several years of underinvestment and now has to catch-up with the work.

A spokesman for the train company says using buses allows for the complete closure of sections of line which means the upgrades can be done quicker.

 

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