Lausanne-Geneva trains not running Tuesday morning (Update 2)

Some serviced is back, but expect delays, disruptions for the morning Update 09:15  GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Trains are back on the track and running btween Lausanne and Geneva, after a 70-minute stop during rush hour on one of Switzerland’s most heavily travelled routes, says the CFF rail company. A signal box breakdown in Coppet was […]

Swiss post offices closed by computer failure

Bern, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – Swiss Post confirmed to news agency ats that the country’s 2,500 post offices were affected by a system-wide computer breakdown  Wednesday morning 27 January. Computers failed to go on at opening time and the problem lasted until nearly 11:00, with some postal stations remaining closed.

Cisalpino breaks down in Loetschberg tunnel

Update 13:18  Viege/Visp, Valais, Switzerland (GenevaLunch) – A Cisalpino train broke down the Loetschberg tunnel Monday morning, and the tunnel is closed temporarily with Le Nouvelliste reporting that the train will need to be towed. The breakdown is causing serious delays, reports the Valais newspaper.