• Training through the Swiss Alps

    How do I get advice on accomplishing the following: We are flying into Zurich, then by train to Lucerne for 3 nights,on to Zurmatt to catch the Glacier Express to St.Moritz for 3 nights , and,finally, a train to Innsbruck. Any help would be appreciated. (2013-05-20)

    Tags: zurich, zuerich, lucerne, luzern, zermatt, st moritz, glacier express, sargans, innsbruck, swiss pass, mt pilatus, mount pilatus, alpnachstad, kriens, switzerland, austria

    · Answered · 3 replies
    • … Mike, For the requested itinerary, I would recommend a Swiss Pass in combination with additonal tickets for your travel into Austria … changing trains twice along the way; once in Chur and then once in Sargans. For this trip, the Swiss Pass would cover you from St. Moritz up to the border with Austria … (2013-05-20)
    • … down to Kriens. Once you have descended by cable car back down to Kriens, you would then use your Swiss Pass to board a bus back to Lucerne. To be covered … to Lucerne under 'Find Fares & Schedules' on our homepage. The Swiss Pass is all you would need to hop on any train from Zurich to Lucerne … (2013-05-20)
  • Swiss Flexi Saver Pass vs. Point-to-Point

    Hi, I have never visited EU and don't quite understand the rail system, seeing as we adore our cars over here in the US... Nonetheless, can you make a recommendation on what would be most economical for my Switzerland itinerary? Aug. 24 - travel by... (2013-06-21)

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    • … here: http://www.raileurope.com/rail-tickets-passes/swiss-pass/index.html . For a trip up to Jungfraujoch, you would be covered … and a boat across Lake Lucerne from Fluelen to Lucerne. You would just be able to use your Swiss Pass to board a regional train to get to Bellinzona … (2013-06-21)
    • Reservations are either not accepted or not at all necessary for the rest of your trips (i.e. Geneva to Grindelwald, Grindelwald to Lugano, and Lugano to Geneva). Therefore, the Swiss Pass is all you would need to board the trains comprising of these connections … (2013-06-21)
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  • Swiss travel pass and its benefits. We want to take the Glacier Express. Also, what is the difference between 1st & 2nd class?

    … . two families total 8 of us will be travelling to Switzerland for 8 days 2. What are the benefits of Swiss travel pass 3. how do I buy it. we are 4 adults … . we want to travel by Glacier Express from Zermatt to St Mortis. will this pass get us some discounts 5. what is the difference between 1st class … (2015-06-16)

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    Tags: glacier express, pass and reservations, st moritz, st. moritz, swiss family card, swiss travel pass, switzerland, zermatt, zermatt to st moritz, child, class of service, youth

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    • … here: http://www.raileurope.com/rail-tickets-passes/swiss-pass/index.html. To view the bonuses offered … you. You would then click 'Yes' where it asks "Is everyone in your party traveling together at all times?" The Swiss Travel Pass covers the ticket costs on the Glacier … (2015-06-16)
  • Help! Trying to book reservations with my Swiss Travel Pass, but "online system can't find train schedules". Zurich-Lucerne-Wengen-Jungfraujoch-Bern

    … . For the past week or so, I've been trying to book specific trains and indicate that I will be using a Swiss Pass. (2 adult travelers and 1 child - age 15). We plan to arrive in Zurich … (2015-06-23)

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    Tags: … oberland, bernese oberland railway, golden pass, goldenpass, interlaken to bern, jungfrau railway … , lauterbrunnen to interlaken, lauterbrunnen to wengen, lucerne, lucerne to interlaken, lucerne to wengen, swiss travel pass, switzerland, wengen, wengen to kleine …

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    • … assured, reservations are not necessary on any of the trains that make up your itinerary. Therefore, the 'Swiss Travel Pass' is actually all you'd need board. The vast majority … and Lauterbrunnen to Interlaken don't accept reservations, so the 'Swiss Travel Pass' is all you'd need. If you wish, you can book reservations for the segment from Interlaken … (2015-06-25)
  • What's cheaper for my Swiss trip? The Swiss Travel Pass or point-to-point tickets? Will be visiting Basel, Zurich, Lausanne, & Geneva.

    … a four-city trip to Switzerland visiting Basel, Zurich, Lausanne, and Geneva in May 2016. Is a Swiss Travel Pass more economical than the separate point-to-point tickets? We will be in Switzerland for 23 days. Thank you for help Dick Sharp (2015-06-30)

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    Tags: basel, geneva, lausanne, swiss travel e-pass, swiss travel pass, switzerland, zurich

    · Answered · 1 reply
    • … ' here: http://www.raileurope.com/rail-tickets-passes/swiss-pass/index.html. Otherwise, you would check regular point … the best option for your trip, you would also want to take into consideration that the 'Swiss Travel Pass' is different than other rail passes in that it covers … (2015-07-01)
  • My family of 4 is flying into Geneva & want to take a train to Grindelwald, how do I book this with the Swiss Travel Pass?

    … in Grindelwald to go up the top of Europe. then take the train back to Geneva and spend 2 nights there. Is it best to buy the swiss travel pass? how do i book the train to Grindelwald from Geneva? Is 4 days swiss travel pass sufficient? its my wife, 18 yrs old and 16 yrs … (2015-07-01)

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    Tags: … railway, jungfraujoch, jungfraujoch top of europe, kleine scheidegg, kleine scheidegg to jungfraujoch, swiss travel pass, switzerland, wengen, wengernalp, wengernalpbahn, bern to interlaken, geneva to bern, interlaken …

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    • … ' would not cover beyond Grindelwald on the ascent to Jungfraujoch. However, even though the ‘Swiss Travel Pass’ doesn’t cover between Grindelwald and Jungfraujoch, it would enable … .) You would purchase the 'Swiss Travel Pass' here: http://www.raileurope.com/rail-tickets-passes/swiss-pass/index … (2015-07-03)
  • Would a 2 country pass be valid on metro, trams, and undergrounds?

    hi, If i buy a 2 country pass for Germany and Austria, I know it will be valid on all trains in these 2 countries but is it also valid in all the numerous tramways,metros,undergrounds etc. Please help me out with the full validity of this pass. (2016-03-02)

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    • … , düsseldorf, dortmund, Frankfurt) or just get on board and show the pass. Also if I buy a Swiss pass separately and a german-austian rail pass, what do I have to do if my train is from Zurich to düsseldorf. If reservations need to be made then using which site and is there a charge … (2016-03-04)
    • … aren't necessary. If necessary, multiple rail passes can be used to cover ticket costs for the route of a train. If you use a Swiss Travel Pass and a separate Eurail Select … from Zurich to Dusseldorf, instead of one that includes Germany and Austria). Even though this isn't the pass you'll actually be traveling with when you're there, it would prompt our website to issue … (2016-03-10)
  • Will my Swiss Rail Pass cover the train from Geneva to Chamonix, France and from Chamonix to Jungfraujoch?

    Traveling through Switzerland and getting a Swiss Rail Pass. But wanted to know if it will also cover travel to Chamonix during my trip. (2016-04-19)

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    · Answered · 8 replies
    • … here: https://www.raileurope.com/rail-tickets-passes/swiss-pass/index.html. Geneva to Chamonix … comprising of this connection don't accept reservations, so the Swiss Travel Pass is all you would need to board. For planning purposes, you can check … you as far as Grindelwald or Wengen on a trip up to Jungfaujoch. With that said, the Swiss Travel Pass would enable you to receive a 25% discount … (2016-04-19)
    • … it matter (cheaper or the same price) if we purchase a Swiss Rail Pass before we leave the US or wait until we get to Geneva? I am concerned that the pass may not get here in time for our departure. We leave the US on the 28th of May but aren't in Switzerland (Geneva … (2016-05-15)
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  • One day travel from Munich to Lucerne with a Eurail Select (for Germany & Austria) and a Swiss Travel Pass

    I have a two country select pass (germany and austria) and swiss travel pass, what is the best way to travel from munich to lucerne in one day. I know I will use 1 day from the two country select pass and 1 day also from my swiss pass. (2016-05-27)

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    Tags: ec, eurail select pass, euro city, eurocity, germany, ic bus, intercity bus, lucerne, munich, munich to lucerne, munich to zurich, pass and reservations, swiss travel pass, switzerland, zurich to lucerne

    · Answered · 5 replies
    • … to issue you the correct reservations for this When you're on the train, you would show your Eurail Select Pass to cover you from Munich up to the German/Swiss border … from Zurich to Lucerne don't even accept reservations, so the Swiss Travel Pass is all you would need to board. For planning purposes, you can still check … (2016-05-27)
  • Can the Swiss Travel E-Pass be printed & are there maps of covered routes?

    … traveling to Switzerland at the end of the month and I was wondering if I obtained an e-Pass, would it also be able to be printed? Reason being if my phone were to die, I would not be able to use it. Also, are there any detailed maps as to what trains … (2017-04-11)

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    Tags: swiss travel e-pass, swiss travel pass, switzerland, interactive map, map, synoptic map, travel bonuses, boats, bonuses, buses, museums

    · Answered · 3 replies
    • … it is purchased. The remaining days of validity on a 'Swiss Travel E-Pass' can then extend beyond the 2 months. In contrast … , the remaining validity period of the (non-electronic) 'Swiss Travel Pass' can extend beyond the 6 months. You would purchase … ) here: https://www.raileurope.com/rail-tickets-passes/swiss-pass/index.html. After you've clicked on this link … (2017-04-12)
    • I would like to add that I am talking about the Swiss Travel Pass and will be traveling solely in Switzerland (2017-04-11)
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