Is there a Swiss rail pass for 5 days?

Is there a Swiss rail pass for 5 days?

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YashFamily
YashFamily
11 posts
new member
Jul 5, 2016 - 4:47 AM

I would like some suggestion on travel pass. For the following 5-6 days trip to Switzerland

Day1 - Zurich Airport to Lucerne, Mt Titlis Tour

Day2 - Mt Pilatus Tour, Evening in Berne

Day3 - Lucerne to Interlaken [Via Chur, Brig using Glacier Express]

Day4 - Jungfraujoch Tour, Visit Thun or Spiez

Day5 - Visit Montreux using Golden Pass route

Day6 - Leave for Dijon from Interlaken

Q1. Shall I go for Swiss Travel Pass or Swiss Half Fare? Which will be better for flexibility, convenience and easy on my wallet

Q2. As you see from above, I will have heavy need of pass for first 5 days, but passes are available for 3, 4 or 8 days, any suggestion as to how to cover first 5 days if not all 6 days?

Q3. Do you think it is a very busy & hectic schedule?

regards

Arno
Arno
7728 posts
expert &
moderator
Jul 5, 2016 - 5:50 AM

Hello YashFamily,

Q1. The Swiss Travel Pass seems more suitable here, as you will travel a lot. You can compare passes as explained here.

Q2. Many people buy an 8-day pass for a 6 or 7 day trip, if it's the easiest and/or cheapest option. You can do the math through the link in Q1.

Q3. Yes, it's pretty busy, but it can be done.

YashFamily
YashFamily
11 posts
new member
Jul 5, 2016 - 8:42 AM in reply to Arno

Thanks Arno, much appreciated....

Slowpoke
Slowpoke
2659 posts
expert
Jul 6, 2016 - 12:53 AM in reply to YashFamily

my opinion-

<<"hectic.">>

Slowpoke

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