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Where can I travel with the Eurail Global Pass in Switzerland?

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Where in Switzerland can I travel with the Eurail Global Pass?

Download the network map below to see where you can travel. In case of non-consecutive passes you can travel on the free routes on your selected travel days only. But you can travel on the discounted routes on any day.

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How the map works

  • Free and discounted traveling is explained in the bottom of page 1;
  • Traveling with the Eurail Global Pass applies to all trains that operate on the indicated lines and that are listed in the timetables. The train type (InterCity, local, panoramic) and the operating company do not matter;
  • Note that high speed trains in France may offer a limited number of seats for Eurail pass holders, so please book early. This limit does not apply to TGV Lyria trains connecting France to Switzerland.

Top attractions covered by the Eurail Global Pass

Bernina Express

  • Train from Chur to Tirano: free
  • Bus from Tirano to Lugano: free
  • Seat reservations: no discount

Boat trip Lake Brienz

  • Boat trip on Lake Brienz: free

Boat trip Lake Geneva

  • Boat trip on Lake Geneva: 50% off

Boat trip Lake Lucerne

  • Boat trip on Lake Lucerne: 50% off

Boat trip Lake Lugano

  • Boat trip on Lake Lugano: no discount

Boat trip Lake Maggiore

  • Boat trip on Lake Maggiore: no discount
  • Train to Locarno: free

Boat trip Lake Thun

  • Boat trip on Lake Thun: free

Boat trip Lake Zurich

  • Boat trip on Lake Zurich: 50% off


  • Funicular from Kehrsiten-Bürgenstock to Bürgenstock: no discount
  • Boat to Kehrsiten-Bürgenstock: 50% off
  • Bus from Stansstad to Bürgenstock: no discount
  • Hammetschwand lift: no discount


  • Funicular from Locarno to Orselina: no discount
  • Cable car and chair lift from Orselina to Cimetta: no discount
  • Train to Locarno: free

Castles of Bellinzona

  • Entrance fees: no discount
  • Mini train: no discount
  • Train to Bellinzona: free

Centovalli railway

  • Train from Domodossola to Locarno: free
  • Seat reservations and surcharge: no discount

Chillon Castle

  • Entrance to the castle: no discount
  • Train to Chillon: free
  • Bus to Chillon: no discount
  • Boat to Chillon: 50% off

Chocolate Train

  • Chocolate Train day trip from Montreux: no discount
  • Train to Montreux: free

Glacier 3000

  • Cable car from Col-du-Pillon to Scex Rouge (Glacier 3000): no discount
  • Bus to Col-du-Pillon: no discount

Glacier Express

  • Train from Zermatt to St. Moritz: free
  • Seat reservations and surcharge: no discount

GoldenPass line

  • Train from Montreux to Lucerne: free


  • Train from Zermatt to Gornergrat: no discount
  • Train to Zermatt: free

Gotthard Panorama Express

  • Boat from Lucerne to Flüelen: 50% off
  • Train from Flüelen or Arth-Goldau to Lugano: free
  • Seat reservations and surcharge: no discount


  • Cable car from Grindelwald to First: 25% off
  • Adventure activities: no discount
  • Train to Grindelwald: 25% off


  • Entrance to the castle: no discount
  • Entrance to the H.R. Giger Museum: no discount
  • Train to Gruyères: free

Harder Kulm

  • Funicular from Interlaken to Harder Kulm: 25% off
  • Train to Interlaken Ost: 25% off
    (if traveling from the Jungfrau region, otherwise free, see the pass validity map)

Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe

  • Train from Interlaken to Jungfraujoch: 25% off
  • Train to Interlaken: free
  • Cable car from Grindelwald Terminal to Eigergletscher: 25% off

La Maison du Gruyère

  • Entrance to La Maison du Gruyère: no discount
  • Train to Gruyères: free

Lötschberg Mountain Railway

  • Train from Bern to Brig: free
  • Train from Brig to Domodossola: free

Maison Cailler

  • Entrance to Maison Cailler: no discount
  • Train to Broc-Fabrique: free


  • Cable car from Wengen to Männlichen: 25% off
  • Gondola from Grindelwald Terminal to Männlichen: 25% off
  • Train to Wengen or Grindelwald Terminal: 25% off

Monte Brè

  • Funicular from Cassarate to Monte Brè: no discount
  • Bus from the Lugano train station to Cassarate: no discount
  • Train to Lugano: free

Monte Generoso

  • Train from Capolago-Riva S. Vitale to Generoso Vetta: no discount
  • Train to Capolago-Riva S. Vitale: free

Monte San Salvatore

  • Funicular from Paradiso to Monte San Salvatore: no discount
  • Train to Lugano-Paradiso: free

Monte Tamaro

  • Gondola from Rivera-Bironico to Alpe Foppa: no discount
  • Train to Rivera-Bironico: free


  • Cable car from Grindelwald to Pfingstegg: no discount
  • Train to Grindelwald: 25% off


  • Cableway/train from Kriens or Alpnachstad to Pilatus: 50% off
  • Train to Lucerne or Alpnachstad: free
  • Bus from Lucerne to Kriens: no discount

Rhine Falls

  • Train to the Rhine Falls: free
  • Attractions and boat trips: no discount


  • Train from Arth-Goldau or Vitznau to Mount Rigi: 50% off
  • Cableway from Weggis to Rigi Kaltbad: 50% off
  • Train to Arth-Goldau: free
  • Boat to Vitznau or Weggis: 50% off
  • Cableway from Kräbel to Rigi Scheidegg: 50% off


  • Train from Montreux to Rochers-de-Naye: no discount
  • Train to Montreux: free


  • Cable car from Mürren to Schilthorn: 25% off
  • Cable car from Stechelberg to Mürren: 25% off
  • Cable car and train from Lauterbrunnen to Mürren: 25% off
  • Bus from Lauterbrunnen to Stechelberg: no discount
  • Train from Interlaken Ost to Lauterbrunnen: 25% off

Schynige Platte

  • Train from Wilderswil to Schynige Platte: 25% off
  • Train to Wilderswil: 25% off


  • Cable car from Stans to Stanserhorn: 25% off
  • Train to Stans: free


  • Funicular and cable cars from Zermatt via Sunnegga and Blauherd to the Rothorn: no discount
  • Train to Zermatt: free


  • Entrance fee: no discount
  • Train to Melide: free


  • Cable car from Engelberg to Mount Titlis: 25% off
  • Train to Engelberg: free


  • Train from Lucerne to St. Gallen: free

Weissfluhgipfel - Parsenn Davos

  • Funicular and cable car to Weissfluhgipfel: no discount
  • Train to Davos Dorf: free
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