In the area of transport research, Switzerland is actively involved in the following international programmes:
- Hybrid and Electric Vehicles (HEV) implementing agreement of the International Energy Agency (IEA) (active involvement since its inception)
- Advanced Motor Fuel (AMF) implementing agreement of the IEA (since 2005): This IA focuses on alternative and/or improved fuels.
- ERA-Net Trans (intermodal goods transport) transnational programme (since 2008):
This programme focuses on researching and optimising goods transport.