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...
Swiss Federal Railways warns of train-line closures

Swiss Federal Railways warns of train-line closures

March 21, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways is warning there will be more replacement bus services running this year as the company upgrad...
Train stations offer passengers free online magazines

Train stations offer passengers free online magazines

March 19, 2019, 9:42 a.m.
Train passengers are being offered the chance to read several online magazines for free while waiting at the station.
Third class train carriages to be contemplated

Third class train carriages to be contemplated

March 11, 2019, 10 a.m.
Swiss trains should bring in third class carriages to allow more affordable travel.
Emergency brakes save elderly man's life in train collision

Emergency brakes save elderly man's life in train collision

March 6, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
An elderly man had a narrow escape after being hit by a train in canton Aargau.
4-year-old runaway crosses border to Germany

4-year-old runaway crosses border to Germany

Feb. 28, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A four-year-old boy is back home after running away and taking a train to Germany. 
Train derails at Basel Badischer station

Train derails at Basel Badischer station

Feb. 18, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
There’s been another derailment at Basel Badischer.
Rail worker killed by unexpected train

Rail worker killed by unexpected train

Feb. 6, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
One rail worker was killed and another seriously injured yesterday morning in Ticino.
Léman Express train countdown begins

Léman Express train countdown begins

Jan. 30, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
A countdown clock has been started marking 319 days until the opening of the Léman Express train link.
Teens attack train conductor requesting tickets

Teens attack train conductor requesting tickets

Jan. 28, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Four teenagers were arrested after attacking a train conductor.
Sleeper trains a greener alternative to flying

Sleeper trains a greener alternative to flying

Jan. 17, 2019, 9:11 a.m.
Environmentalists are demanding Swiss Federal Railways bring back night trains to provide an alternative to flying.
Commuter demands compensation for early train departure

Commuter demands compensation for early train departure

Dec. 21, 2018, 9:35 a.m.
A commuter is demanding compensation as he missed a train because it left the station a minute early.
German train strikes to lead to delays in Switzerland

German train strikes to lead to delays in Switzerland

Dec. 10, 2018, 8:38 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways are warning a strike by German train workers could lead to delays and cancellations in Switzer...
Bern commuter train evacuated

Bern commuter train evacuated

Oct. 30, 2018, 9:07 a.m.
Passengers on a commuter train in Bern had a shock yesterday morning when loud bangs and sparks triggered an evacuation.
Weekend snow closes roads and train lines

Weekend snow closes roads and train lines

Oct. 29, 2018, 9:11 a.m.
With the change of the clocks to winter time, the snow came to Switzerland over the weekend, especially in the easter...
Football match violence in Sankt Gallen

Football match violence in Sankt Gallen

Oct. 29, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
Violence broke out after a football match last night in Sankt Gallen.
Public tackle knife-wielding man on Zurich train

Public tackle knife-wielding man on Zurich train

Oct. 10, 2018, 9:09 a.m.
Passengers tackled and detained a man on a commuter train in Zurich who was waving a small knife around at 6.30 yeste...
Gotthard train tunnel closed due to two different problems

Gotthard train tunnel closed due to two different problems

Sept. 13, 2018, 6:44 a.m.
The Gotthard Base Tunnel was closed for several hours yesterday after two unrelated incidents.
Passengers evacuated from train

Passengers evacuated from train

Sept. 6, 2018, 8:15 a.m.
Passengers were evacuated from a train after the carriages filled with smoke. The train had just left Zurich main sta...
Lucky escape for train-hit car

Lucky escape for train-hit car

Sept. 5, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
A 32-year-old man and two children were lucky to escape with their lives after their car was hit by a train on a leve...
Delayed rail passengers to receive up to CHF 100 if they use an app

Delayed rail passengers to receive up to CHF 100 if they use an app

July 24, 2018, 8:56 a.m.
Rail passengers who are delayed by ongoing construction work can receive goodwill gift certificates worth CHF 100 if ...
Dog blamed for sheep train deaths

Dog blamed for sheep train deaths

June 8, 2018, 6:21 a.m.
An out of control dog is being blamed for the deaths of 49 sheep after they were hit by a train being operated by Swi...
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