12th January 2017:

The report and photos of the 2016 AGM are now available in the “Members Area”, the 2017 AGM will be held on the 11th March 2017 again at the Hallmark Midland Hotel, Derby, Further updated details are here.

Ron Smith has found the following link  to this site which has loads of great photos: http://www.bahnbilder-von-max.ch/sbb/index.html.

October 2015:

The Society has a Facebook page - please take a look, some Society information will be put on our Facebook page.

We also have a Facebook Group where Society Members can post information and ask questions.

Please become a member of the group here.

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 The Swiss Railways Society is a Company Limited by Guarantee and Having No Share Capital - Company No: 10368576 Registered in England and Wales.

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.

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Swiss Travel Centre - Special Discount Offer for SRS members is continued into 2017. Click here for details.

Some of the Society’s Branches now have their own web page. See the Branches page for more details.

The December issue of Swiss Express was dispatched to members at the end of November.

The 2017 AGM and Spring Meet will be held on the 11th March 2017 at the Hallmark Midland Hotel, Derby.
More details are available here.

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Access to the Members Area is restricted to 2017 Members only. Your logon details are printed in the current issue of Swiss Express and your password is printed on your 2017 membership card.

Society Contacts - Names and Email  Addresses.

Swiss Travel System - including timetable information.

The SRS Sales Stand will be attending various events this year for details please click here.

21st January 2017:

We have decided to reduce the prices of some of our sales items which are specifically designed for  members, such as clothing - please see the Sales Page for  updated prices.

Now in stock - ST Publications Spotters Guide to Austria and Switzerland 2017 - price £15.00. You can buy this through our On-Line Shop here.

15th November:

We now have in stock the latest publication from the Society available now via our On-line shop or Society Sales Page:

Swiss Mountain Climbing – The Easy Way  by Martin Fisher - Profusely-illustrated in colour and A4 format to demonstrate how easy it is to reach glorious Swiss mountain scenery through a network of over 370 rack-and-pinion railways, funiculars, cable cars and chairlifts etc. The history and evolution of these various forms of transport is explained, supported by tables providing basic data for each route including fares. A map shows where many of these routes are to be found. The book has nearly 400 photographs in its 120 pages. The price is £16.00 including UK postage.

21st January 2017:

Please remember the last date for booking for the AGM Dinner is 1st March. Click here for details.

We are sorry that due to unforeseen circumstances “Zweitsefeld” will not be able to appear at this years AGM. It has been booked for the 2018 AGM.

13th January 2017:

The Swiss Holiday Company is offering Society Members a 5% discount against holiday bookings . For details click here.

4th December:

Part 3 of the Index  of 3 Express covering this years magazines, compiled by Martin Fisher is now available via a link from the Swiss Express web page.

27th: November:

You can now use the 2017 Username and Password for the “Members Area”. The 2016 details will work until the end of January 2017.

25th October updated 26th November:

The 2017 Swiss timetable is now available on-line.  This is the last year that a printed version of the Official complete timetable (Kursbuch) will be available.

The complete Swiss Kursbuch is available as PDFs in a ZIP file and can now be downloaded without login: http://www.fahrplanfelder.ch/en/timetable-data.html

The file is updated daily with recent information.