Train pass for Paris - Switzerland and back 5 days

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Sridharsiriv
Sridharsiriv
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Jun 19, 2018 - 3:28 AM

Planing to travel from Paris to Swiss & return on a 5 day tour

1 st day Paris to Lucerne , Mt Rigi

2nd Day Lucerne to Interlaken

3rd Day Interlaken to Gimmelwald

4th Day Gimmelwald to Interlaken

5th Day Interlaken to Lucerne and Lucerne to Paris

Want to know whether it is advisable to take to Eurorail Pass or Swiss Rail Pass

Further any suggestions on the itinerary (5 days in all) are welcome please

Lucas
Lucas
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Jun 19, 2018 - 12:12 PM in reply to Sridharsiriv

Hi Sridharsiriv and welcome to MySwissAlps!

To know which rail pass is the best for your specific itinerary you need to plan out all trips you will make (train, bus, boat, cable car) and compare the prices for regular tickets to the rail pass price (and which routes/mountains are free or discounted). Once you have that information you can read our page here on how to choose the best rail pass. There is a spreadsheet there to help with the math. :)
https://www.myswissalp s.com/train/ticketspas ses/practical/choosera ilpass

However, if you only have those 2 trips in France I would expect the Swiss Travel Pass to be the better deal for your tip.
https://www.myswissalp s.com/swisstravelpass

You can then buy tickets for Paris to Switzerland here: https://www.myswissalp s.com/traintickets/fra nce

For ideas on what to do on your trip near Lucerne and Interlaken look here:

https://www.myswissalp s.com/lucerne/activiti es
https://www.myswissalp s.com/interlaken/activ ities

Last modified on Jun 19, 2018 - 12:13 PM by Lucas

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