SBB turns a profit for the first time since start of COVID-19 pandemic


In the first half of 2023, SBB saw a daily ridership of 1.33 million passengers, marking a return to profitability with 99 million CHF (approximately 103 million euros) in earnings for the first time since 2019, when the COVID-19 pandemic began. Despite this, the company still grapples with other challenges, including debt, and some regional punctuality issues.

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Author: Emma Dailey

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