Bags on train seats to need a ticket

Chris Wheal
passenger with bag baord a train
passenger with bag baord a train

New rules in Switzerland will mean rail passengers found hogging the seat next to them with their luggage will have to buy a half-fare ticket for their bag. It could happen here.

In fact, it should happen here. The rail regulator says passengers having to stand on trains is the single biggest source of complaints about train travel.