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...
Fare dodgers to be placed on national list

Fare dodgers to be placed on national list

Aug. 20, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
Those who regularly dodge fares on public transport will soon find themselves on a national list and their fines will...
Federal Railways dismiss controversial automatic doors video

Federal Railways dismiss controversial automatic doors video

Aug. 15, 2019, 9:56 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways are dismissing a video that’s going viral showing an unnamed – and unseen – ...
New train timetable to boost Geneva nightlife

New train timetable to boost Geneva nightlife

Aug. 15, 2019, 9:53 a.m.
In what’s being seen as a boost to the rather underwhelming Geneva nightlife, the new trains running on the L&e...
Zurich train station holds minute silence for freak accident

Zurich train station holds minute silence for freak accident

Aug. 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...
Taxi driver resigns after driving cab down stairs

Taxi driver resigns after driving cab down stairs

July 22, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
A taxi driver in the town of Zug has decided to resign after he drove his cab down a flight of stairs near the main s...
Trains and engines to be sold off

Trains and engines to be sold off

July 15, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
If you’ve ever wanted to own your own train, now’s the time. 
Lost exam papers force Zurich students to retake over summer

Lost exam papers force Zurich students to retake over summer

July 4, 2019, 8:44 a.m.
Around 20 students in Zurich are going to have to retake a maths exam as the lecturer left the unmarked papers on a t...
Zurich station installs signs for commuters staring down at phones

Zurich station installs signs for commuters staring down at phones

June 25, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
Zurich main train station has installed new signs on the floor to tell those looking down at their phones if they&rsq...
Elderly woman killed walking on train tracks

Elderly woman killed walking on train tracks

March 29, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
An elderly woman has been killed on a train track near Biel station in canton Bern. 
University lecturer under fire for commuting by aircraft

University lecturer under fire for commuting by aircraft

March 29, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
A lecturer at the University of Applied Science in Chur is under fire for commuting to work by light aircraft. 
Man over the limit drives onto railway tracks

Man over the limit drives onto railway tracks

March 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...
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