Solidarity with neighbouring France whilst cross-border trains cancelled

Solidarity with neighbouring France whilst cross-border trains cancelled

March 30, 2020, 10:08 a.m.
Twenty patients from France are now being cared for in Swiss hospitals. 
Fifth driver accidentally ends up on train tracks in year

Fifth driver accidentally ends up on train tracks in year

Feb. 28, 2020, 9:12 a.m.
For the fifth time since June last year a driver has taken a wrong turn and ended up on the tracks at Sankt Gallen tr...
Léman Express experiences 'teething problems' with string of cancelled services

Léman Express experiences 'teething problems' with string of cancelled services

Feb. 25, 2020, 10 a.m.
The new Léman Express train network cancelled 95 services last week – about 6% of the total – but ...
Drunk man's decision to walk 20km Simplon train tunnel costs him thousands

Drunk man's decision to walk 20km Simplon train tunnel costs him thousands

Feb. 24, 2020, 9:38 a.m.
A young man is paying the cost of a bad drunken decision.
London train station beats Zurich as Europe's best

London train station beats Zurich as Europe's best

Feb. 19, 2020, 9:16 a.m.
In what maybe thought a surprising result for British train users – in one survey at least, the UK has pipped S...
Léman Express passengers complain about service

Léman Express passengers complain about service

Jan. 31, 2020, 6:17 a.m.
Users of the new Léman Express train network are complaining of late and cancelled services. 
Train makes unscheduled stop for exam-taking student

Train makes unscheduled stop for exam-taking student

Jan. 30, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
A student managed to get an intercity train to make an unscheduled stop so she wouldn’t miss her exam.
Léman Express first month a success

Léman Express first month a success

Jan. 16, 2020, 8:46 a.m.
Despite Christmas and French industrial action – the first month of operation of the Léman Express has b...
Transport unions call to remove name tags

Transport unions call to remove name tags

Jan. 10, 2020, 9:43 a.m.
Transport unions are calling for a change in policy on train workers wearing name tags.
Woman hit by commuter train dies

Woman hit by commuter train dies

Jan. 7, 2020, 9:18 a.m.
A woman has died after being hit by a Geneva commuter train in France.
Passengers praise Léman Express on launch day

Passengers praise Léman Express on launch day

Dec. 16, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
The new Léman Express train network launched yesterday. 
Léman Express officially inaugurated

Léman Express officially inaugurated

Dec. 13, 2019, 7:19 a.m.
The new Léman Express train service was officially inaugurated yesterday in Geneva. 
French strikes to likely affect Léman Express start date

French strikes to likely affect Léman Express start date

Dec. 12, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
It looks likely the start of the Léman Express will be affected by French industrial action.
Swiss use trains more than anyone else in Europe

Swiss use trains more than anyone else in Europe

Dec. 11, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
We love our trains – according to the latest numbers which show Swiss passengers travel more kilometers on rail...
Léman Express to launch in under 2 weeks

Léman Express to launch in under 2 weeks

Dec. 3, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
The launch of the new rail network is less than two weeks away.
Rush hour chaos around Bern and Zurich

Rush hour chaos around Bern and Zurich

Nov. 14, 2019, 8:52 a.m.
A perfect storm of train delays and road accidents caused havoc during rush hour yesterday evening between Bern and Z...
Léman Express will still be under construction at launch date

Léman Express will still be under construction at launch date

Nov. 8, 2019, 9:56 a.m.
Although the new Léman Express train is on schedule to launch on December 15th – there will still b...
More door problems on trains

More door problems on trains

Nov. 4, 2019, 10:34 a.m.
Swiss Railways is under further pressure to check safety systems after two different trains on Friday travelled at hi...
Swiss Federal Railways committed to balancing safety and punctuality

Swiss Federal Railways committed to balancing safety and punctuality

Oct. 29, 2019, 9:50 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways is promising to do better with punctuality. 
Higher-priced tickets for Léman Express travelling through France

Higher-priced tickets for Léman Express travelling through France

Oct. 8, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
The new Léman Express rail network starts in December. 
New train ticket to replace airlink between Zurich and Lugano

New train ticket to replace airlink between Zurich and Lugano

Oct. 8, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
Following the collapse of Adria Airlines – a new ticket will be available for airline passengers to take the tr...
Train passengers stuck on late night platform

Train passengers stuck on late night platform

Sept. 6, 2019, 6:44 a.m.
Hundreds of train passengers were stuck at around Vevey on Wednesday night when services were halted when a person wa...
New tunnel will make Ticino even closer

New tunnel will make Ticino even closer

Aug. 30, 2019, 11:22 a.m.
The new Ceneri Base Tunnel in Ticino will be officially opened in September next year by the president, say the gover...
SBB CFF admit problems with doors

SBB CFF admit problems with doors

Aug. 30, 2019, 11:17 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways say they’ve discovered nearly 600 problems with door safety systems, 69 problems were li...
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