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The Bernina Express on its way from Switzerland to Italy.

Flowers along the Aare in Thun


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Cable car to Piz Nair


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Train near the Jungfrau


There are many ways to travel to and in Switzerland. About trains, cars, buses, boats, cable cars and the tickets you need.



The forum is the place to ask your questions, talk with other travelers and get the news about traveling to Switzerland.


Insider tips about the Swiss Alps

  • The weather varies by the season, day, time, location and especially altitude. You'd best dress in multiple thinner layers so you can adjust to the local circumstances.
  • The Swiss train system is safe, clean and easy to use. In most cases, it's a much better choice than a road trip.
  • Nearly all public transport can be found in one single online timetable.

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Hiking trip or not with 10 & 12 year olds end Oct?
Hi, We just arrived back from a beautifully sunny 3-day long weekend in Zermatt with hiking (5 Seeweg, Gorner Gorge), sightseeing (Gornergrat Train, Matterhorn museum) and having fun trying out lots of Ziplines in the Forest Fun Park. We loved all that Zermatt had to offer ...
where to base 28 nov to 9 dec (12 days)?
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One rail pass for Paris-Lucerne-Interlaken
I'm travelling on 9th Nov from Paris to Switzerland and staying there for 3 days .. looking the passes which helped me to travel with in Switzerland by train so I can see Lucerne and interlaken specifically. Any one rail ticket which works from Paris to Zurich then Lucerne interlak...
Zurich to Paris in 3 days for a nature lover
Hello, I will be arriving in Zurich on the fourth of October, and I have to be in Paris in the 7th evening time. 1. What is the best rout can I use for my three-day stay in Switzerland. Kindly note that I'm a nature lover and I don't mind busing many places in these three days. 2...
Happyrail miles and promo code
Hello All , Whether anybody having any issue with happy rail website...I created my account in the name of <removed e-mail address> and as per website policy, if i invite my max 3 contacts, euro 5 equivalent happy miles be credited to my account and since morning, i am trying to contact ...
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