Second tram stop death shocks Bern officialsNov. 7, 2018, 9:21 a.m.
Bern public transport officials admit they’re shocked after a second death on the network and will review safet...
Bern to spend CHF 100m on new tramsNov. 1, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
The Bernese public transport company, Bernmobil, is to spend CHF 100m on new trams. Its asking for tenders for 20 new...
Food dominates this weekend's votesSept. 21, 2018, 9:09 a.m.
Citizens go to the polls this weekend for a series of federal and cantonal votes.
Passengers stuck for up to two hours on trainSept. 19, 2018, 5:56 a.m.
Train passengers were stuck for up to two hours on the line between Olten and Bern last night.
Thousands stuck on train stations last nightAug. 23, 2018, 9:03 a.m.
Thousands of commuters were stranded for hours last night on the train line running from Geneva to Lausanne.
Italy bridge collapse prompts checks on Swiss infrastructureAug. 20, 2018, 6:33 a.m.
Following the catastrophic bridge collapse in Italy, the Swiss Federal Roads Office says in general the state of the ...
Man arrested after biting train guardAug. 1, 2018, 8:39 a.m.
A 57-year-old man has been arrested after biting a train security guard.
Train lines buckling in heatAug. 1, 2018, 8:36 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways says the heatwave is causing some lines to buckle as the rails expand. Speed limits have been ...
No more accidents on Friday 13thJuly 13, 2018, 7:50 a.m.
Although today is Friday 13th, there’s no evidence that accidents are more likely. Figures released by the insu...
Swiss air traffic controller threaten strike during busy summer scheduleJuly 11, 2018, 7:55 a.m.
Swiss air traffic controllers are threatening to strike at one of the busiest times of the year.
Geneva commuters braced for roadworksJuly 5, 2018, 6:41 a.m.
Geneva commuters are being warned a series of major roadworks are due to start on Monday – and so be prepared f...
New speed limit in France now in forceJuly 2, 2018, 6:13 a.m.
The French national speed limit has been lowered from 90 kph to 80. The change came into force yesterday. The move is...
Bern opens country's biggest bike rental systemJune 29, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
The largest bike rental system in Switzerland started yesterday. The city of Bern has 700 bikes available to th...
Light plane crashes at Geneva airportJune 27, 2018, 1:05 p.m.
Air traffic was disrupted for an hour this morning after a light aircraft crashed on the runway at Geneva airport.
Uri police rethink road rules after media outcryJune 27, 2018, 6:12 a.m.
Policed in canton Uri are ready to discuss animal transport after a media storm revealed how newly implemented rules ...
Fewer people getting driving licencesJune 20, 2018, 6:57 a.m.
Fewer youngsters are bothering to get a driving licence.
Thousands of school kids out and about todayJune 19, 2018, 8:03 a.m.
You’re likely to find hordes of school children on the streets, on the buses and trains today.
Trains will be running today at Winterthur after derailmentJune 18, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
Trains will be running normally from Winterthur this morning.
Drunk man has narrow escape on train lineJune 1, 2018, 5:44 a.m.
A drunk man in Zug had a narrow escape on Wednesday night after he decided to take a nap on a train line near the Sch...
French president visit closes roads in Geneva border regionMay 31, 2018, 6:23 a.m.
Major traffic disruption is expected today around the Geneva border region with the Pays de Gex as French president E...
Government looks to boost electric car ownershipMay 30, 2018, 6:02 a.m.
Switzerland is examining how it can promote the use of electric cars.
Parliament says no to second class tickets for themselvesMay 29, 2018, 6:15 a.m.
Parliament has rejected a move that would have pushed all MPs onto second class carriages on the trains.
Unions attack plans to reduce train ticket inspectorsMay 23, 2018, 5:48 a.m.
Unions are unhappy at plans by Swiss Federal Railways to cut the number of ticket inspectors on intercity trains.
Switzerland has mountains!April 20, 2018, 6:07 a.m.
Switzerland has mountains! You may think that’s obvious – but it seems to have to a surprise to engineers...