Famous Swiss train punctuality under threat

Famous Swiss train punctuality under threat

June 5, 2019, 8:49 a.m.
The punctuality of Swiss trains could be under threat as there are not enough drivers. 
New gender separate toilets on Swiss trains

New gender separate toilets on Swiss trains

May 3, 2019, 5:48 a.m.
For the first time, Swiss trains will have gender separated toilets. The new trains will run through the Gotthard Bas...
Swiss Federal Railways' punctuality falls

Swiss Federal Railways' punctuality falls

March 20, 2019, 8:50 a.m.
Swiss Federal Railways is doing well financially, but punctuality is falling.
Train network expansion in discussion

Train network expansion in discussion

March 4, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
Parliament is discussing a major expansion of the train network.
Geneva to cut down on city centre traffic

Geneva to cut down on city centre traffic

Dec. 6, 2018, 9:37 a.m.
Geneva wants to fight the city’s traffic problems by getting trucks off the roads.
Passengers stuck for up to two hours on train

Passengers stuck for up to two hours on train

Sept. 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 night

Thousands stuck on train stations last night

Aug. 23, 2018, 9:03 a.m.
Thousands of commuters were stranded for hours last night on the train line running from Geneva to Lausanne.
Man arrested after biting train guard

Man arrested after biting train guard

Aug. 1, 2018, 8:39 a.m.
A 57-year-old man has been arrested after biting a train security guard.
Train lines buckling in heat

Train lines buckling in heat

Aug. 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 ...
Thousands of school kids out and about today

Thousands of school kids out and about today

June 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 derailment

Trains will be running today at Winterthur after derailment

June 18, 2018, 6:46 a.m.
Trains will be running normally from Winterthur this morning.
Drunk man has narrow escape on train line

Drunk man has narrow escape on train line

June 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...
Parliament says no to second class tickets for themselves

Parliament says no to second class tickets for themselves

May 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 inspectors

Unions attack plans to reduce train ticket inspectors

May 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.
Test smoking restrictions at six train stations

Test smoking restrictions at six train stations

Feb. 2, 2018, 7:10 a.m.
Smoking restrictions are now in place at six Swiss train stations.
Train disruption to Geneva this weekend

Train disruption to Geneva this weekend

Oct. 24, 2017, 6:47 a.m.
Major engineering work will disrupt trains from Lausanne to Geneva airport this weekend – and special bus servi...
Trains and PostBuses to test nationwide e-ticket

Trains and PostBuses to test nationwide e-ticket

July 5, 2017, 6:44 a.m.
A trial is underway to allow passengers to use train and bus services and pay after their journey using an app, which...
Renovation of Bern station gets underway

Renovation of Bern station gets underway

July 4, 2017, 6:50 a.m.
Major construction work has begun to expand Bern railway station, a building project that will cost one billion Swiss...
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.
Teen dies after hit by a train in Lutry

Teen dies after hit by a train in Lutry

Dec. 7, 2016, 10:08 a.m.
A teenager died when hit by a train at the station in Lutry in canton Vaud last night.
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