Cross-city tunnel opening increases capacity in Zürich

The Durchmesserlinie was officially opened by Federal Councillor Doris Leuthard, Zürich Cantonal Councillor Ernst Stocker, Mayor Corine Mauch and SBB Chief Executive Andreas Meyer (Photo: SBB).

SWITZERLAND: Passenger services on the Durchmesserlinie cross-city line though Zürich began on June 15. Around 200 000 people attended celebratory events the previous day, and 10 000 travelled on free preview services.

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