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 lower left corner of page 1 (note that boats are discounted as explained below);
  • There is a detailed map of Switzerland on page 1 on the right. There is another detailed map on page 3 (dashed lines are tunnels, dotted lines are discounted);
  • 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 many high speed trains from France to other countries 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. Details: www.eurail.com;
  • More pass benefits can be found on www.eurail.com/eurail-passes/pass-benefits/benefits-switzerland. For example: discounts on accommodation and discounts on purchases at the Landquart Fashion Outlet.

Top attractions covered by the Eurail Global Pass

Bernina Express

  • Train from Chur to Tirano: 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 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

Glacier Express

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

Golden Pass line

  • Train from Montreux to Lucerne: free

Gotthard Panorama Express

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

Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe

  • Train from Interlaken to Jungfraujoch: 25% off
  • Train to Interlaken: free

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


  • 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


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


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

Weissfluhgipfel - Parsenn Davos

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