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...
Train driver activates emergency brakes by accident

Train driver activates emergency brakes by accident

Feb. 1, 2018, 11:07 a.m.
A train driver accidently activated the emergency brake instead of getting his water bottle.
Woman killed while sledging in Andermatt

Woman killed while sledging in Andermatt

Jan. 16, 2018, 5:56 a.m.
A 64 year old woman has been killed while sledging in Andermatt. 
Swiss trains to get cooler

Swiss trains to get cooler

Jan. 9, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
If you feel chilly on the train today – it may not be you coming down with a cold, but because the temperature ...
Boy killed by train in Vaud

Boy killed by train in Vaud

Dec. 18, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
A 12 year old boy was killed by a train on Friday evening. Vaud police say he was walking along the tracks near Aigle...
Switzerland signs train agreement with Bolivia

Switzerland signs train agreement with Bolivia

Dec. 15, 2017, 9:15 a.m.
Switzerland has signed an agreement with Bolivia to offer technical support for the building of a new railway which w...
New tunnel boosts Ticino tourism

New tunnel boosts Ticino tourism

Dec. 11, 2017, 6:42 a.m.
The Gotthard Tunnel, which was finished a year ago this month – has had a significant impact on tourism in cant...
More problems expected today for Basel commuters

More problems expected today for Basel commuters

Dec. 1, 2017, 5:37 a.m.
Some Basel commuters may face problems getting into work today following the derailment of a German train on Wednesda...
Train services around Basel disrupted due to derailment

Train services around Basel disrupted due to derailment

Nov. 30, 2017, 9:51 a.m.
Train services around Basel are likely to remain disrupted this morning after a German intercity train derailed yeste...
Teen killed on train tracks at Rolle

Teen killed on train tracks at Rolle

Nov. 27, 2017, 9:43 a.m.
A 15 year old has been killed after being hit by a fast train at Rolle in canton Vaud.
Man dies at Winterthur train station

Man dies at Winterthur train station

Nov. 13, 2017, 5:39 a.m.
A 54 year old man died at Winterthur train station on Saturday night.
Baby has narrow escape at train station

Baby has narrow escape at train station

Oct. 5, 2017, 9:30 a.m.
A four month old baby had a narrow escape at a train station yesterday. The baby was in a stroller and the mother sto...
No trains to Geneva airport this Saturday

No trains to Geneva airport this Saturday

Oct. 4, 2017, 9:39 a.m.
Travellers are being warned this weekend about several train cancellations around Geneva. The main disruption will be...
Basel commuters relieved trains services back to normal

Basel commuters relieved trains services back to normal

Oct. 2, 2017, 9:26 a.m.
Commuters who use the trains between Basel and the German city of Karlsruhe can get their lives back to normal from t...
24 year old seriously injured by live train cable

24 year old seriously injured by live train cable

Oct. 2, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
A 24 year old man is in a serious condition after being electrocuted on a train line in Martigny in canton Valais.
33 injured in train accident

33 injured in train accident

Sept. 12, 2017, 9:46 a.m.
33 people were injured in Andermatt yesterday after a locomotive being sent to a siding hit a train packed full of sc...
27 injured in train crash

27 injured in train crash

Sept. 11, 2017, 9:58 a.m.
At least 27 people have been hurt after two trains collided in Andermatt.  
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