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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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How many train stations are there in Bellinzona?
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Help with Switzerland trip plans for late April
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Review of Zermatt plans for 3 day late November
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Wengen or Engelberg in March for 2 nights
Hi everyone, Good Day! First of all I'm sorry if we got this doubled. I clicked on submit button and its back to square 1. So, here we go again. We will go to Switzerland from Amsterdam from March 22nd - 24th (Friday - Sunday). We've been doing research for months and fell in love w...
SBB Saver Day Pass Zurich to Zermatt
Hello, i purchased a Saver Day Pass on the SBB app for December 27. I want to do a day trip from Zurich to Zermatt...does this pass cover my trip? How do I use it? Do I just walk up to the train station and scan it in, then board the train? Do I need to prebook the trip or just walk up D...
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