Secret underground tunnel unearthed in Geneva

Secret underground tunnel unearthed in Geneva

Oct. 24, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
A secret underground tunnel has been discovered in Geneva. 
Government discusses Lötschberg Tunnel expansion

Government discusses Lötschberg Tunnel expansion

Sept. 26, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Politicians in canton Valais are calling for a full-scale expansion of the Lötschberg Tunnel. 
Dutch car crash closes Gotthard Tunnel

Dutch car crash closes Gotthard Tunnel

Aug. 20, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
The Gotthard Tunnel was closed for several hours yesterday afternoon after three vehicles crashed.
Porsche spins out of control in Spier tunnel

Porsche spins out of control in Spier tunnel

April 5, 2019, 8:21 a.m.
A Porsche worth more than CHF 100,000 is a write off after spinning in a tunnel and smashing into a wall.
Trapped cat rescued from Lugano tunnel air vents

Trapped cat rescued from Lugano tunnel air vents

Dec. 5, 2018, 9:20 a.m.
A cat has been rescued from a road tunnel near Lugano in Ticino after being trapped in air vents for the past two weeks.
Digger caught on cable closes tunnel in Basel

Digger caught on cable closes tunnel in Basel

Oct. 12, 2018, 9:31 a.m.
A tunnel in Basel will be closed all weekend after a truck carrying a digger got stuck.
School children escape bus fire in tunnel

School children escape bus fire in tunnel

Oct. 5, 2018, 9:21 a.m.
A group of French school children had a narrow escape when their bus caught fire in a tunnel in canton Jura.
Famous speeding case car up for auction

Famous speeding case car up for auction

Sept. 26, 2018, 8:13 a.m.
You could own the car involved in one of the most famous speeding cases in Switzerland.
Autoroute cyclist in Gübrist tunnel

Autoroute cyclist in Gübrist tunnel

Sept. 24, 2018, 7:05 a.m.
Drivers passing through the Gübrist tunnel were bemused to see a cyclist riding on the side of the road.
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.
Driver loses licence after speeding through San Bernadino tunnel

Driver loses licence after speeding through San Bernadino tunnel

Feb. 28, 2018, 6:58 a.m.
A German driver has his licence taken away on the spot after being flashed at 150kph in the San Bernadino tunnel &nda...
Driver dies in forest crash in Aargau

Driver dies in forest crash in Aargau

Oct. 5, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
A 24 year old driver has died after crashing into a forest in canton Aargau. The driver lost control of the car on th...
Grand St Bernard tunnel to remain closed for weeks

Grand St Bernard tunnel to remain closed for weeks

Oct. 4, 2017, 9:43 a.m.
The Grand St Bernard tunnel will be closed longer than expected – and the coming winter may cause more problems...
Elderly man causes accident in Ticino tunnel

Elderly man causes accident in Ticino tunnel

Aug. 8, 2017, 9:23 a.m.
More questions are being asked about the safety of elderly drivers after an 85 year old crossed the road while in a t...
Holiday makers suffer major delays in the annual getaway

Holiday makers suffer major delays in the annual getaway

Aug. 7, 2017, 6:51 a.m.
Holiday makers returning from time away and those setting off for a summer trip found themselves in long, slow-moving...
Car fire closes Gotthard Tunnel

Car fire closes Gotthard Tunnel

June 16, 2017, 9:15 a.m.
A car fire stopped traffic in the Gotthard Tunnel for three hours yesterday, causing major jams.
Gotthard Tunnel too successful?

Gotthard Tunnel too successful?

June 6, 2017, 8:26 a.m.
The Gotthard Base Tunnel is one year old – and it seems it’s being too successful for its own good.
Gotthard train services suffer teething problems

Gotthard train services suffer teething problems

Feb. 7, 2017, 9:20 a.m.
Train services through the new Gotthard tunnel are having teething problems with capacity and punctuality.
Successful first services through Gotthard Tunnel

Successful first services through Gotthard Tunnel

Dec. 12, 2016, 10:37 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways are celebrating a successful start to services through the 57km long Gotthard Tunnel.
Trains start running through Gotthard Tunnel Sunday

Trains start running through Gotthard Tunnel Sunday

Dec. 9, 2016, 10:50 a.m.
Trains will start running through the Gotthard Base tunnel this Sunday.
One killed and several injured after coach crash

One killed and several injured after coach crash

Oct. 17, 2016, 9:43 a.m.
One person was killed and 11 people seriously injured after four cars, a truck and a coach collided in a tunnel near ...
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