April 11th 2018:
We are in the process of having a new website built so the old site may not be updated as frequently as it used to be -
March 28th 2018
Rhätische Bahn. The closure of the line between Scuol and Saglains with substitute buses , announced in SE 133 for March 2018-
March 20th 2018:
The 2018 AGM was held last Saturday and for the second time in five years was affected by snow. It has been decided to hope for better weather later in the year and the 2019 AGM will be held on the 13th April, returning to the Hallmark Midland Hotel Derby. More details about next year’s AGM can be found here and will be updated as more details become available. The AGM brochure, report and photos are available in the “Members Area”.
23rd April 2018:
We now have in stock and available through our On-
1st September 2017:
Bill Slater has discovered that the Swiss timetable for 2018 will appear in hard copy after all. It will be produced as one volume only, trains, boats and mountain transport, the bus volumes have been dropped. It is being produced by VCS (Verkehrs Club Schweiz) and Pro Bahn, lobby groups for public transport but SBB are supporting it and will be selling at station counters at a price of CHF19.
13th January 2017:
The Swiss Holiday Company is offering Society Members a 5% discount against holiday bookings . For details click here.
Ron Smith has found the following link to this site which has loads of great photos: http://www.bahnbilder-
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The Swiss Railways Society was formed in 1980 for the purpose of bringing together those interested in Swiss Railways, but over the years has attracted those with a liking for other forms of transportation such as trams, boats cable cars and funicular railways. Our numbers include many whose technical knowledge is slight but whose love of Switzerland and its railways bring them comfortably into contact with the historically and technically minded member as well as model makers at all levels of experience. For details of membership click here.
The March issue of Swiss Express includes the following features:
Page last updated 23rd April 2018
Please note that the Society can now accept credit and debit card payments for Membership or Sales transactions via PayPal or by on-
Switzerland Travel Centre -
Some of the Society’s Branches now have their own web page. See the Branches page for more details.
The March issue of Swiss Express was dispatched to members at the end of February.
The 2019 AGM and Spring Meet will be held on the 13th April 2019 at the Hallmark Midland Hotel Derby. More details available here.
Access to the Members Area is restricted to current members only. Your logon details are printed in the current issue of Swiss Express and your password is printed on your membership card.
Swiss Travel System -
The SRS Sales Stand will be attending various events this year for details please click here.
9th March 2018:
The Society’s latest publication -
Now available through the Sales Page and On-