The Swiss Don't Miss: Explaining the World's Most Efficient Public Transportation System

Switzerland, that landlocked country of fondue, chocolate, iconic peaks, and lustworthy timepieces, is also renowned for having the world's most relentlessly on-time trains. Their "Swiss Travel System" is a near-miraculous public transportation juggernaut 16,000 miles long, with 28,863 stops, and also includes boats and busses that haul more than 1.8 million passengers annually. It's only [...]

Published On 10/30/2012
11:30 AM EDT
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