Buying a Swiss Travel Pass online or in Zurich

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Jul 14, 2017 - 6:50 PM

Hi I am traveling to Lucerne in Sept. Should I purchase the swiss pass/ family card online or when I land there in zurich? I would like to avoid long wait times. It seems the cost would be the same. Thanks.


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Jul 14, 2017 - 7:44 PM in reply to enzaireatl

Hi enzaireatl,

Costs are essentially the same - some online retailers prices can fluctuate a little due to exchange rates.
You can buy the Swiss Travel Pass online from any of these retailers at about the same price (you can compare).

It is definitely worth a few extra Swiss Francs (if there is any price difference at all) for the convenience of having it emailed to you to print at home - no line-ups and an electronic back-up in case yours gets lost!

Note, you can order the Swiss Family Card for free when you buy the Swiss Travel Pass online.


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