Page last updated 26th May 2024

SWISS EXPRESS is the Society’s magazine published four times a year in March, June, September and December.

The June issue was dispatched to members at the end of May and includes the following features:

●  From Altstäten 0ver the Stoss to Gais.
● SBB Tractors Update.
●  Where’s Heidi.
● SBB’s Stadler-built trains – part 1: Introduction and the Galenktreibwagen.

●  Generational change on the Bern Tram Network.
●  Ivan Rodrigues from STC writes.
●  The Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn’s Brig Diversion
●  Late Season Snow on the Rigi.
●  Matten by Interlaken – New Station on the BOB.

 

●  Swiss News.
●  Book Review: Swiss Electric Locomotives since 2000.
●  Society Pages.
●  Society Diary – Branches and Meetings.
●  Where’s Heidi?
●  Then and Now.
●  And Finally…

 

All editions of Swiss Express, for the years 1985 to 2022, are available to download in pdf format from the “Swiss Express” page within the Members Area.

Back issues are available from SRS Sales, price £2.00 per issue for the A4 magazines from 2011 to 2022 and £1.50 per issue for the A5 magazines previous to this, apart from the previous years magazines (2023) which cost £4.00 per issue. These can be purchased either from our on-line shop or by post from SRS Sales. Please look at the on-line shop to see which back issues are available.

Current year magazines (2024) are only available for sale under special circumstances.

Martin Fisher has compiled a new index to Swiss Express going back to issue No. 1  in subject order and in pdf format

Part one covers the first 60 issues from January 1985 until December 1999 
Part two covers the subsequent 64 issues from January 2000 until December 2015

Part three covers the issues from March 2016 until December 2019 
Part four covers the issues from March 2020 until December 2022 
Part five covers the issues from March 2023 until December 2023

These are also available as searchable Excel documents
1985 to 1999     2000 to 2015    2016 to 2019    2020 to 2022   2023

The magazine editor is Graeme Henderson – editor@swissrailsoc.org.uk to whom all contributions, including photos for inclusion in articles should be sent.

Would you like to Advertise in Swiss Express? – Details and Rates are here.

Click on the “year” to see the cover and contents of that years magazines

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The magazine has been published in A4 format since 2011 from 1985 until 2010 it was published in A5 format.

The next issue of Swiss Express will be published in September 2024.