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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.



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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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Milan to Switzerland first Time for 3 days
We are family of 2 adults and 2 kids visiting from Switzerland first time from our trip to Venice/Florence and flying back to US from Zurich. We will have aprox 3 full days and fly back the next morning. Need to help in where to stay. I heard interlaken or lucerne but wondering sho...
Clarification- train passes and cable car passes
A. I'm a solo traveller. I'm basing myself in Wengen 8-10 June 2018. I wish to do the following 1/2 & full day trips. I need help. Please could you let me know which train passes and cable car passes I need( ie can these trips be accessed via one train pass and one cable ...
E Grand Tour
I chanced upon this E Grandtour on the tourism web site and was wondering if it is worth the while to experience it. The tour comprises 9 days/8 nights (incl hotel and rental of Tesla car). However, I only have 8 days to spare. I would like to enquire on the following areas: 1) how much does the charging statio...
Stargazing near Zurich, Interlaken or Luzern?
Thank you in advance ! we will arriving around august 18, staying in Zurich, interlaken and luzern. Please advice what place would be great for stargazing ? Also wondering if there are converatory in that area ? Thanks NJfam.
Swiss Travel Pass for Lucerne & St. Moritz?
I will be travelling to switzerland in July. I will be tralling in the train for below route -- - Lucernce to Andermatt - Andermatt to St Moritz (Glaciar express) - St mortiz to Zurich Shall I buy ay travell pass or go with regular point to point ticket?
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