Zurich train station holds minute silence for freak accident

Zurich train station holds minute silence for freak accident

Aug. 9, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
A minute’s silence will be held at Zurich main train station later this afternoon by railway staff as they reme...
Trains and engines to be sold off

Trains and engines to be sold off

July 15, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
If you’ve ever wanted to own your own train, now’s the time. 
Passengers evacuated from funicular

Passengers evacuated from funicular

July 12, 2019, 10:24 a.m.
Around 300 people had to be evacuated from the Niesenbahn funicular railway in canton Bern after a technical fault br...
No station toilets at new railway line causes outrage

No station toilets at new railway line causes outrage

April 11, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
The soon to be users of the new multi-million-franc railway from Annemasse in France to the centre of Geneva are angr...
Elderly woman killed walking on train tracks

Elderly woman killed walking on train tracks

March 29, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
An elderly woman has been killed on a train track near Biel station in canton Bern. 
Man over the limit drives onto railway tracks

Man over the limit drives onto railway tracks

March 27, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
A 63-year-old man has had his driving licence taken away after he drove onto the tracks at a railway station in canto...
Swiss Federal Railways warns of train-line closures

Swiss Federal Railways warns of train-line closures

March 21, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways is warning there will be more replacement bus services running this year as the company upgrad...
Rail worker killed by unexpected train

Rail worker killed by unexpected train

Feb. 6, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
One rail worker was killed and another seriously injured yesterday morning in Ticino.
300 sites being monitored for rock falls

300 sites being monitored for rock falls

Nov. 5, 2018, 9:18 a.m.
Many towns, roads and rail links are being constantly monitored due to the heighted risk of rock falls.
Switzerland opens new, even steeper, funicular railway

Switzerland opens new, even steeper, funicular railway

Dec. 18, 2017, 6:43 a.m.
Switzerland has beaten its own record for the world’s steepest funicular railway.
Parents accidentally leave baby on train in Bern

Parents accidentally leave baby on train in Bern

Sept. 8, 2016, 11:51 a.m.
Parents were left horrified on Tuesday when a Interregio train left without them… with their newborn baby on b...
Rail authorities to review security measures following Salez knife attack

Rail authorities to review security measures following Salez knife attack

Aug. 16, 2016, 9:26 a.m.
The regional railway Südostbahn (SOB) says it will carefully review its security measures following the attack o...
Police say no terrorist motive to a knife attack on Swiss train

Police say no terrorist motive to a knife attack on Swiss train

Aug. 15, 2016, 10:09 a.m.
Police say, as yet, there is no political or terrorist motive to a knife attack on a Swiss train on Saturday where tw...
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