Roadworks trap drivers in carpark for hours

Roadworks trap drivers in carpark for hours

Aug. 19, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
A combination of roadworks and a demonstration caused major traffic problems in Zurich on Saturday afternoon. 
German summer holidays may cause Gotthard Tunnel tailbacks

German summer holidays may cause Gotthard Tunnel tailbacks

July 26, 2019, 10:31 a.m.
Traffic warnings are in place for the Gotthard Tunnel this weekend as two large German Länder start their summer...
Zurich airport hit by weekend of chaos

Zurich airport hit by weekend of chaos

July 8, 2019, 10 a.m.
Passengers will be hoping Zurich airport will be running more smoothly today after a weekend of chaos.
Duckling family hold up Geneva bus

Duckling family hold up Geneva bus

June 11, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
A Geneva bus was delayed for 40 minutes after a family of ducklings decided to take a break under the vehicle.
Drivers see Gotthard tunnel tailbacks of 2 hours over weekend

Drivers see Gotthard tunnel tailbacks of 2 hours over weekend

June 3, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Traffic heading north through the Gotthard tunnel was heavy, right until the early hours of this morning.
Broken-down bus causes major Gotthard Tunnel tailbacks

Broken-down bus causes major Gotthard Tunnel tailbacks

May 29, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
Commuters and sun seekers were again stuck in major queues heading into the Gotthard Tunnel yesterday afternoon &ndas...
Geneva noisy traffic disrupting sleep

Geneva noisy traffic disrupting sleep

April 24, 2019, 9:52 a.m.
Residents in the centre of Geneva say noise is a major problem.
Canton Aargau to get first speed camera

Canton Aargau to get first speed camera

April 18, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
The canton of Aargau is to get its first fixed speed camera.
Easter holiday traffic backs up 14km at Gotthard tunnel

Easter holiday traffic backs up 14km at Gotthard tunnel

April 15, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
The Easter Holiday getaway started over the weekend - leading to major delays at the Gotthard tunnel. 
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...
Parking sensors ignored by drivers

Parking sensors ignored by drivers

April 8, 2019, 9:02 a.m.
Swiss insurers say parking sensors are not cutting the rate of accidents in car parks. The head of accident research ...
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.
City dwellers prefer more pedestrian and bicycle areas

City dwellers prefer more pedestrian and bicycle areas

March 21, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
People living in cities say they like the public transport system but don’t like traffic jams and traffic noise.
Weekend traffic warning as ski season begins

Weekend traffic warning as ski season begins

Feb. 1, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
The ski season kicks off properly this weekend – and the Federal Roads Office is warning of heavy weekend traff...
Politician criticizes snow clearers in Zurich

Politician criticizes snow clearers in Zurich

Jan. 11, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Snow clearing services in Zurich are defending themselves against critics who say they’re not clearing sidewalk...
Parents warned about children snowball throwing

Parents warned about children snowball throwing

Jan. 9, 2019, 8:56 a.m.
Parents are being told if their children throw snowballs irresponsibly, they could be prosecuted.
Government eyes traffic blackspots for improvements

Government eyes traffic blackspots for improvements

Jan. 7, 2019, 9:52 a.m.
Reports in yesterday’s NZZ newspaper suggests the Swiss government is examining a series of major road improvem...
Faulty traffic light forces politicians to intervene

Faulty traffic light forces politicians to intervene

Nov. 29, 2018, 9:37 a.m.
A defective traffic light in Biel has been driving motorists crazy for the past two months – and it took interv...
New traffic laws established for 2019

New traffic laws established for 2019

Oct. 11, 2018, 10:22 a.m.
Several new traffic laws will come into force in the New Year.
Speeding bikes kibosh lane experiment in Geneva

Speeding bikes kibosh lane experiment in Geneva

Sept. 19, 2018, 6:15 a.m.
Speeding motorcycles are being blamed for the ending of an experiment to allow bikers to use bus lanes in Geneva.
World's first international car-pooling lane to open in Geneva

World's first international car-pooling lane to open in Geneva

Sept. 17, 2018, 6:45 a.m.
The world’s first international car-pooling lane will open at a Geneva border crossing next month.
Traffic disrupted in Zurich after man climbs crane

Traffic disrupted in Zurich after man climbs crane

Sept. 12, 2018, 6:50 a.m.
Traffic was disrupted around Zurich main train station yesterday afternoon after a man climbed a crane.
Geneva driver shocked at green traffic light fine

Geneva driver shocked at green traffic light fine

Aug. 22, 2018, 8 a.m.
A driver in Geneva says he’s shocked to get a CHF 250 fine for ignoring a traffic light. It's not that he c...
Traffic jams not just frustrating but also very expensive

Traffic jams not just frustrating but also very expensive

Aug. 9, 2018, 9:38 a.m.
Traffic jams in Switzerland are costing the economy nearly CHF 2 billion a year, according to the latest figures from...
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