I’m sorry if this has been asked before but I’m wondering how far ahead I can reserve seats on this boat/train. We want to travel on Friday 21 September from Lucerne and will have Swiss Travel Passes.
Usually 90 days. You can only reserve seats on the train not the boat. See more on Gotthard Panorama Express at www.myswissalps.com/go tthardpanoramaexpress.
Also www.sbb.ch/en/leisure-holidays/travel-in-switzerland/panoramare isen/gotthard-panorama-express.html?tracking-marketingurl=gotthard-panorama-express?
Thanks. I’m a bit confused about the boat bit. If I can’t reserve seats on the paddle steamer, what happens if so many people want to board that there’s no room left?
Theoretically it is possible but very rare. I would get to the boat 20 or so minutes before departure to get in line (to be on the safe side in the summer).
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