Boat slips off trailer blocking A1 autoroute

Boat slips off trailer blocking A1 autoroute

March 12, 2020, 10:20 a.m.
The A1 autoroute was blocked for almost 2 hours yesterday afternoon due to a crashed boat.
Major delays predicted on A9 near Martigny

Major delays predicted on A9 near Martigny

March 9, 2020, 9:47 a.m.
Motorists are being warned of traffic delays for the next four months as a major junction on the A9 autoroute will be...
Truck drivers reversing on autoroute face steep fines

Truck drivers reversing on autoroute face steep fines

Feb. 18, 2020, 9:22 a.m.
The drivers of three car transporters are facing fines in the thousands of francs after reversing on the A2 autoroute...
Man driving wrong way on autoroute raises questions about elderly drivers

Man driving wrong way on autoroute raises questions about elderly drivers

Feb. 17, 2020, 9:49 a.m.
An elderly driver has been killed after causing several accidents on the A6 near Bern on Saturday afternoon.
Switzerland debates lowering autoroute speed limit

Switzerland debates lowering autoroute speed limit

Feb. 14, 2020, 10:28 a.m.
There are calls for Switzerland to follow the lead of the Netherlands and bring in a day time speed limit on all auto...
City of Geneva to officially oppose French autoroute plan

City of Geneva to officially oppose French autoroute plan

Feb. 14, 2020, 10:25 a.m.
The City of Geneva is moving ahead with its official opposition of French plans to build a new autoroute along Lake G...
French protesters in Geneva to demonstrate against new autoroute

French protesters in Geneva to demonstrate against new autoroute

Jan. 28, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
Protestors from France gathered in Geneva yesterday urging the canton to fight the decision by the French government ...
Geneva cuts speed limit, activates pollution control system

Geneva cuts speed limit, activates pollution control system

Jan. 23, 2020, 9:20 a.m.
Geneva has activated its new pollution control system. 
Driver caught at 'insane' 211 kph on autoroute

Driver caught at 'insane' 211 kph on autoroute

Jan. 16, 2020, 8:41 a.m.
A driver is almost certainly facing jail and the loss of his car after being flashed at 211 kph on the A1 autoroute i...
Geneva opposes Lake Geneva autoroute plan on French side

Geneva opposes Lake Geneva autoroute plan on French side

Jan. 9, 2020, 9:13 a.m.
The City of Geneva has contacted a French law firm to fight the decision to give the go-ahead to a new autoroute whic...
Driver wins case against two vignette fines given within 15 minutes

Driver wins case against two vignette fines given within 15 minutes

Dec. 12, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A driver has won a battle against getting two fines for not having an autoroute vignette in the space of only 15 minu...
Autoroute vignettes go digital

Autoroute vignettes go digital

Nov. 6, 2019, 8:13 a.m.
Autoroute vignettes will be electronic from 2022. 
Drivers who see an accident and don't stop could face jail

Drivers who see an accident and don't stop could face jail

Oct. 23, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
The motoring organization the TCS is warning drivers who fail to stop to offer help if they see an accident on the ro...
Speed limit reevaluation possible for Vevey to Montreux stretch

Speed limit reevaluation possible for Vevey to Montreux stretch

Oct. 22, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
The speed limit on a section of A9 autoroute between Vevey and Montreux is again under scrutiny after a truck overtur...
Woman killed in A1 autoroute accident

Woman killed in A1 autoroute accident

Oct. 10, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
An accident on the A1 autoroute near Morges yesterday morning caused havoc all day.
Hopes for better autoroute journeys

Hopes for better autoroute journeys

Sept. 6, 2019, 6:46 a.m.
A joint autoroute body for French speaking Switzerland should help to make journeys smoother and save money.
Autoroute reopens after fears of bridge collapsing close it

Autoroute reopens after fears of bridge collapsing close it

Aug. 27, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
A section of the A9 autoroute between Vevey and Montreux has reopened.
Car hits military vehicle, killing two

Car hits military vehicle, killing two

Aug. 12, 2019, 9:09 a.m.
Two people are dead and four more seriously injured after a major accident on the A1 autoroute in canton Sankt Gallen...
Minibus passenger dies in A1 van collision

Minibus passenger dies in A1 van collision

July 11, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A minibus passenger died yesterday on the A1 autoroute after a crash into a parked van.
5-vehicle crash partially closes A1 route to Lausanne

5-vehicle crash partially closes A1 route to Lausanne

June 13, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
Traffic was seriously disrupted yesterday afternoon on the A1 autoroute on the Versoix bridge after a five-vehicle ac...
Mass vehicle check conducted in Jura

Mass vehicle check conducted in Jura

May 30, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Jura cantonal police conducted a massive driver and vehicle check on the A16 autoroute yesterday afternoon.
Nail strips left on autoroute

Nail strips left on autoroute

April 9, 2019, 6:55 a.m.
Aargau police want to know who left nail strips on the side of the A3 autoroute near Möhlin. The strips were mad...
Man killed on A1 changing tyre

Man killed on A1 changing tyre

April 4, 2019, 10:06 a.m.
A man was killed on the A1 autoroute yesterday afternoon while changing a tyre on the hard shoulder.
Proposed speed limit increase on autoroute rejected

Proposed speed limit increase on autoroute rejected

March 12, 2019, 10 a.m.
Canton Valais has rejected plans to increase the speed limit on the A9 autoroute to 140 kph.
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