Swiss trains busier than ever

Swiss trains busier than ever

March 22, 2017, 5:53 a.m.
Swiss trains are the busiest they’ve ever been – and it’s only going to get worse. Everyday 1.25 mi...
Police experiment with body cams

Police experiment with body cams

March 21, 2017, 9:54 a.m.
Two police forces in Switzerland are experimenting with body cams. The Zurich cantonal police and the Swiss Transport...
SBB and SNCF agree to new cross border company

SBB and SNCF agree to new cross border company

March 10, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways and the French train operator, SNCF have agreed to form a new joint company to handle cross bo...
Gotthard train services suffer teething problems

Gotthard train services suffer teething problems

Feb. 7, 2017, 9:20 a.m.
Train services through the new Gotthard tunnel are having teething problems with capacity and punctuality.
Train arrests up 24% in 2016

Train arrests up 24% in 2016

Jan. 23, 2017, 10:24 a.m.
Figures released by the Swiss transport police show 24% more people were arrested on the train network last year than...
Successful first services through Gotthard Tunnel

Successful first services through Gotthard Tunnel

Dec. 12, 2016, 10:37 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways are celebrating a successful start to services through the 57km long Gotthard Tunnel.
Trains start running through Gotthard Tunnel Sunday

Trains start running through Gotthard Tunnel Sunday

Dec. 9, 2016, 10:50 a.m.
Trains will start running through the Gotthard Base tunnel this Sunday.
Teen dies after hit by a train in Lutry

Teen dies after hit by a train in Lutry

Dec. 7, 2016, 10:08 a.m.
A teenager died when hit by a train at the station in Lutry in canton Vaud last night.
Trains takes to the road in Montreux

Trains takes to the road in Montreux

Dec. 5, 2016, 10:03 a.m.
Roads were closed in Montreux on Friday night as a train took to the streets. Swiss Federal railways needed a new tra...
New train on Geneva Lausanne route

New train on Geneva Lausanne route

Nov. 16, 2016, 6:09 a.m.
SBB, the Swiss Federal Office of Transport, the cantons of Vaud and Geneva have inaugurated the first Leman 2030 tr...
Violence on Swiss trains in decline

Violence on Swiss trains in decline

Aug. 23, 2016, 8:02 a.m.
Despite the debate over security on Swiss trains followed the Salez attack, violence on trains has been going down fo...
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