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...
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.
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