Geneva airport considers solutions to cope with 'new normal' air traffic

Geneva airport considers solutions to cope with 'new normal' air traffic

Sept. 1, 2020, 8:58 a.m.
Geneva airport is considering salary cuts and staff layoffs as it predicts traffic will not return to normal until 20...
Geneva abnormally plagued by summer traffic jams

Geneva abnormally plagued by summer traffic jams

Aug. 12, 2020, 9:23 a.m.
Normally during the summer, Geneva traffic is lighter as schools are out and many are away. 
Gotthard Tunnel saw 9km tailbacks over weekend

Gotthard Tunnel saw 9km tailbacks over weekend

Aug. 10, 2020, 10:02 a.m.
Weekend traffic at the Gotthard Tunnel led to delays of more than an hour at the southern entrance as many holiday-ma...
3 planned demonstrations in Geneva expected to cause traffic problems later today

3 planned demonstrations in Geneva expected to cause traffic problems later today

July 3, 2020, 8:49 a.m.
Geneva police is warning of major traffic problems later this afternoon in the centre of town due to three planned de...
New traffic radar tracking noise being tested in Geneva

New traffic radar tracking noise being tested in Geneva

June 11, 2020, 8:57 a.m.
A new type of traffic radar is being tested in Geneva – instead of speeding, this tracks noise. 
TCS calls for removal of new cycle lanes as traffic stabilises

TCS calls for removal of new cycle lanes as traffic stabilises

June 5, 2020, 9:21 a.m.
The Geneva unit of the motoring organization, the TCS, is calling for the removal of some of the new cycle lanes in t...
Holiday traffic shows jams in tourist hotspots, mask wearing down

Holiday traffic shows jams in tourist hotspots, mask wearing down

June 2, 2020, 9:01 a.m.
Although holiday traffic was below what would normally be expected during the Pentecost long weekend – thousand...
New traffic rules from next year

New traffic rules from next year

May 21, 2020, 11:58 a.m.
A new series of traffic rules have been unveiled – they will take effect from the beginning of next year.
Geneva to create over 7km of new cycle lanes

Geneva to create over 7km of new cycle lanes

May 14, 2020, 10:11 a.m.
As the lockdown eases and more people are going back to work – there’s a new emphasis on mobility. 
Border to open to tourist traffic from June 15th

Border to open to tourist traffic from June 15th

May 14, 2020, 10:04 a.m.
The borders between Switzerland and France, Germany and Austria will be open to tourist traffic again from June 15th&...
Geneva airport predicts losses for the year

Geneva airport predicts losses for the year

May 13, 2020, 10:41 a.m.
Managers at Geneva airport are expecting to make a loss this year and air traffic volumes to fall 10%, taking it...
Commuter queues form as some borders reopen

Commuter queues form as some borders reopen

May 12, 2020, 9:44 a.m.
The Customs Administration says it hopes border queues will improve over the next few days. A spokeswoman for the off...
Small village on Geneva border petitions against return of traffic

Small village on Geneva border petitions against return of traffic

April 30, 2020, 10:31 a.m.
Residents of the small Geneva border village of Soral have signed a petition calling for the border to be closed at c...
Gotthard Tunnel traffic 10% of usual levels

Gotthard Tunnel traffic 10% of usual levels

April 10, 2020, 9:28 a.m.
For the first time in many years - there have been no Easter traffic jams at the Gotthard Tunnel - as most holidaymak...
30% drop in traffic on Swiss roads

30% drop in traffic on Swiss roads

March 27, 2020, 9:02 a.m.
The lockdown period has seen a 30% drop in traffic on Swiss roads - particularly autoroutes.   
Strain at borders as many try to cross illegally

Strain at borders as many try to cross illegally

March 20, 2020, 9:11 a.m.
Customs officials have reported ‘breakthrough attempts’ to cross the country’s borders - illegally....
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...
Retired physicist plans to prove he didn't cause accident with maths

Retired physicist plans to prove he didn't cause accident with maths

Feb. 21, 2020, 9:44 a.m.
A retired physicist in canton Zurich is planning to use mathematics to show he was not to blame for an accident. 
Major accident in Geneva holds up traffic

Major accident in Geneva holds up traffic

Dec. 19, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
A major accident in the middle of Geneva caused disruptions for much of yesterday afternoon.
Lausanne to lower speed limit to cut noise pollution

Lausanne to lower speed limit to cut noise pollution

Nov. 28, 2019, 9:33 a.m.
In an effort to cut noise pollution, several roads in Lausanne will have a lower speed limit overnight.
Geneva airport sees busiest summer ever

Geneva airport sees busiest summer ever

Sept. 24, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Despite environmental protests and calls for people to stop flying – Geneva airport had its busiest summer ever.
CERN Open Days this weekend - watch out for road closures

CERN Open Days this weekend - watch out for road closures

Sept. 13, 2019, 6:39 a.m.
CERN Open Days is this weekend – which will mean traffic and travel disruption in the border area between Meyri...
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...
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