Railway operator SJ to double train capacity over five years

Railway operator SJ to double train capacity over five years

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Your Christmas train journey from Sweden to the rest of Europe just became easier
FOR MEMBERS

Your Christmas train journey from Sweden to the rest of Europe just became easier

What are my rights if my train journey is delayed in Sweden?
FOR MEMBERS

What are my rights if my train journey is delayed in Sweden?

Sweden to improve train connections to continental Europe: here’s how it could work

Sweden to improve train connections to continental Europe: here’s how it could work

How do you prefer to travel? New survey rates Sweden’s air, rail and bus companies

How do you prefer to travel? New survey rates Sweden’s air, rail and bus companies

Train company offers extra seats as SAS pilot strike continues

Train company offers extra seats as SAS pilot strike continues

Trains cancelled in Stockholm after power blackout

Trains cancelled in Stockholm after power blackout

International train travel from Sweden is about to get easier

International train travel from Sweden is about to get easier

Sweden has Europe’s ‘most digital’ trains

Sweden has Europe’s ‘most digital’ trains

Good news for Sweden rail commuters after ‘rough year’

Good news for Sweden rail commuters after ‘rough year’

Plans for more fast trains between Stockholm and Malmö

Plans for more fast trains between Stockholm and Malmö

Swedish train takes wrong track and ends up in the wrong town, yet no one seems to know why

Swedish train takes wrong track and ends up in the wrong town, yet no one seems to know why

Train delays to be expected on Midsummer’s Eve

Train delays to be expected on Midsummer’s Eve

Sweden’s trains getting later as delays grow

Sweden’s trains getting later as delays grow

Sweden’s national rail operator challenges gender norms in new ad

Sweden’s national rail operator challenges gender norms in new ad

‘Don’t throw refugees off Sweden’s trains’

‘Don’t throw refugees off Sweden’s trains’

Heavy rail travel delays expected across Sweden

Heavy rail travel delays expected across Sweden

Fast Scandi capitals train link speeds back on track

Fast Scandi capitals train link speeds back on track

Faster Stockholm to Oslo train plans shelved

Faster Stockholm to Oslo train plans shelved

Travel chaos after power fault in Swedish capital

Travel chaos after power fault in Swedish capital

Sweden in billion kronor railway revamp bid

Sweden in billion kronor railway revamp bid

Attendant stabbed on Swedish train

Attendant stabbed on Swedish train

Swedish rail operator moots price slash plan

Swedish rail operator moots price slash plan

Swedes back return to state railway monopoly

Swedes back return to state railway monopoly

Rail operator slashes jobs as riders turn to web

Rail operator slashes jobs as riders turn to web

‘Bring back Swedish rail monopoly’: Greens

‘Bring back Swedish rail monopoly’: Greens

Cable fire wreaks IT chaos for travellers

Cable fire wreaks IT chaos for travellers

Derailment snarls Stockholm rush hour

Derailment snarls Stockholm rush hour

Teens admit to ‘hacker attack’ on Swedish rail

Teens admit to ‘hacker attack’ on Swedish rail

‘Hacker attack’ downs Swedish rail website

‘Hacker attack’ downs Swedish rail website

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SJ on the right tracks

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Posten customers most unhappy

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Arriva wins first Swedish rail deal

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Swedes let the train take the strain

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Passengers trapped for eight hours in express train

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10,000 kronor Christmas boost for all Swedish rail staff

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SJ profits rise again

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Climate fears turn travellers back to trains

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High speed train leaves the rails

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Booming SJ ready to recruit

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SJ profits from climate change

Power outage halts main Swedish rail line

Power outage halts main Swedish rail line

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Rail chaos after SJ booking system fault

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State rail operator in ticketing u-turn controversy

Woman killed by train

Woman killed by train

Sweden to end passenger rail monopoly in 2010

Sweden to end passenger rail monopoly in 2010

Sweden by Rail: Gothenburg

Sweden by Rail: Gothenburg

Taking the night train to Oslo

Taking the night train to Oslo

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Summer Rail Destinations: Halmstad

New train tickets aim to beat black market

New train tickets aim to beat black market

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State-run company chiefs enjoy wage hike

Swedes slam service at rail company SJ

Swedes slam service at rail company SJ

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Afghan teens left in the cold by train operator

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‘Sweden has worst railway maintenance in Europe’: SJ CEO

Sweden counts cost of winter snowfalls

Sweden counts cost of winter snowfalls

Transport hit as snowstorms ravage Sweden

Transport hit as snowstorms ravage Sweden

Snowfalls cause widespread travel chaos

Snowfalls cause widespread travel chaos

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Swedish transport mayhem continues

Malmö-Gothenburg high-speed trains suspended

Malmö-Gothenburg high-speed trains suspended

Deadly snow storm heading for Sweden

Deadly snow storm heading for Sweden

Swedish rail operator compensates travellers

Swedish rail operator compensates travellers

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Trains in demand after airspace shutdown

Arlanda airport to remain closed until Saturday

Arlanda airport to remain closed until Saturday

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Health experts warn of volcano ash fallout

Sweden to open ‘almost all’ airspace

Sweden to open ‘almost all’ airspace

Volcano forces early end to Swedish rail monopoly

Volcano forces early end to Swedish rail monopoly

Passengers trapped on sweltering train

Passengers trapped on sweltering train

Train breaks down from Stockholm to Malmö

Train breaks down from Stockholm to Malmö

Forty hurt as train derails

Forty hurt as train derails

4,000 travellers hit after cancelled trains

4,000 travellers hit after cancelled trains

Swedish travelers hit by more train cancellations

Swedish travelers hit by more train cancellations

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Rail operator refused to stop for disabled boy

Swedish train services halted across country

Swedish train services halted across country

Swedish rail problems roll into second day

Swedish rail problems roll into second day

Rail operator warns for winter travel woes

Rail operator warns for winter travel woes

Rail operator was ‘unprepared’ for winter

Rail operator was ‘unprepared’ for winter

One injured in train crash at Malmö station

One injured in train crash at Malmö station

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Malmö train crash likely caused by human error

Gambling firm takes bets on Swedish train delays

Gambling firm takes bets on Swedish train delays

Two dead after Swedish train crushes taxi

Two dead after Swedish train crushes taxi

Bedbugs found on Swedish passenger train

Bedbugs found on Swedish passenger train

Wind storm wipes out Stockholm train service

Wind storm wipes out Stockholm train service

Major spending boost for Swedish railways

Major spending boost for Swedish railways

Green light for Swedish rail operator’s ‘graffiti database’

Green light for Swedish rail operator’s ‘graffiti database’

Rail operator misled public on sweltering train

Rail operator misled public on sweltering train

Hidden cameras catch cleaners looting Swedish trains

Hidden cameras catch cleaners looting Swedish trains

Stockholm still Swedes’ favourite destination

Stockholm still Swedes’ favourite destination

Train services suffer three hour delays

Train services suffer three hour delays

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Train derailment causes week-long delays

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Missing girl found after being kicked off train

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Union backs conductor who kicked girl off train

Sister forgives conductor who kicked girl off train

Sister forgives conductor who kicked girl off train

Muslim man kicked off train for praying

Muslim man kicked off train for praying

Rail service’s hidden cameras ‘illegal’: agency

Rail service’s hidden cameras ‘illegal’: agency

New law gives transport operators the green light

New law gives transport operators the green light

More extreme weather heading toward Sweden

More extreme weather heading toward Sweden

SJ ‘not wrong’ to kick praying man off train

SJ ‘not wrong’ to kick praying man off train

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Rough weather causes train chaos in Stockholm

‘Too cold’ for trains in northern Sweden

‘Too cold’ for trains in northern Sweden

Swede’s parked car damaged in elk attack

Swede’s parked car damaged in elk attack

Winter winds return to batter Sweden

Winter winds return to batter Sweden

Stockholmers stranded as outage stops trains

Stockholmers stranded as outage stops trains

Stockholm commuters suffer train disruption

Stockholm commuters suffer train disruption

Rail power outage leaves 3,000 Swedes stranded

Rail power outage leaves 3,000 Swedes stranded

Swedish rail to stop selling tickets onboard

Swedish rail to stop selling tickets onboard

Power outage halts rail traffic near Stockholm

Power outage halts rail traffic near Stockholm

SJ apologizes after ‘asylum-seeker’ gaff

SJ apologizes after ‘asylum-seeker’ gaff

Fire halts train traffic at Stockholm Central

Fire halts train traffic at Stockholm Central

Train punctuality a matter of definition

Train punctuality a matter of definition

Oil spill cleanup after train hits garbage bin

Oil spill cleanup after train hits garbage bin

Sweden braces for traffic chaos amid strike threats

Sweden braces for traffic chaos amid strike threats

Transport chaos threatens Midsummer

Transport chaos threatens Midsummer

Pay deal averts Midsummer train chaos

Pay deal averts Midsummer train chaos

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Train stuck in tunnel after downpour