Germany asked to hold up their side of 1996 rail plansSept. 1, 2020, 9:05 a.m.
Switzerland is putting pressure on Germany to finish its rail plans it agreed to in 1996.
Model railway enthusiast receives angry calls due to website addressApril 9, 2020, 10:22 a.m.
A Zurich based model railway hobbier is being accused of exploiting the current crises as his website is the same nam...
Zurich train station holds minute silence for freak accidentAug. 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 offJuly 15, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
If you’ve ever wanted to own your own train, now’s the time.
Passengers evacuated from funicularJuly 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 outrageApril 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 tracksMarch 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 tracksMarch 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 closuresMarch 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 trainFeb. 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 fallsNov. 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 railwayDec. 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 BernSept. 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 attackAug. 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 trainAug. 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...