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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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Switzerland from Oct 12 onwards
Hello Everyone, I am planning a trip to Switzerland with my husband from Oct 12 onwards. I wish to visit Jungfraujoch, some beautiful lakes, cliff walk, mount titlis and mount pilatus. I will be staying at Zurich for a day, Lucern or Interlaken for 4 days and 1 day at Bern I wanted to know 1....
Basel to Lugano in one day trip
Traveling from Basel to Lugano by train in a day, with our two kids (12 and 14). What is the best option to optimize our experience of Switzerland? Should we purchase a Swiss Pass or not?
Does it matter where I buy Swiss Travel Pass?
Hey all, Travelling around your beautiful country from 21st Sept - 4th Oct 2018 so purchasing the 15 day STP (2nd class). Does it matter where I purchase it from? is CHF 413 and SBB is CHF 485.
Which passes I require for 10 day trip
We will be in Switzerland from 9 Sept 18 and would like to purchase a pass to travel around [Zurich, Berne Lucerne, Interlake, Zermatt, Chur] for ten days. We also would like to travel on Glacier Express from Zermatt to Chur and then take a regular train to Zurich on 17 Sept 18. Please...
Trip is soon..Is Swiss Travel pass worth it
We are fortunate to be able to visit Switzerland due to a work meeting my husband is attending but have had little time to plan (arrive the end of July). We will be staying 3 nights in Ascona and then 2 nights in Wengen. We would love to do the Bernina Express somehow in the first...
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