The Swiss Travel System is incredibly comprehensive and includes rail, lake steamers and city transportation lines. And you'll want to take advantage of all these to journey through the Alps, St. Moritz, Lugano, Zermatt and more. Many Swiss town are connected to the train system. And, the system also coordinates with an extensive bus network so you can easily journey to the most out-of-the-way finds. So why wait? Book now and save big!
Trains can take you from Zurich airport to the top of the Jungfraujoch and its stunning views to the German Black Forest and the French Vosges. The most popular Swiss routes include, of course, the famous scenic trains: the GoldenPass, the Wilhelm Tell, or Mont-Blanc Express smoothly snake in Swiss alpine fields, cross mountain streams on spectacular bridges, all while train travelers enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the snowy Swiss Alps.
Rail Europe has put together a number of exciting options to make sure you get the most out of your vacation. Plan your trip on your terms, with our options.
Available Rail Passes
Why Should I Buy a Rail Pass?
Swiss Rail Passes
Swiss rail passes are definitely an excellent choice, unless you just want a quick transfer from the airport to another city.
Passes not only provide access to the SBB railway mainline network, but also dozens of local, private companies that operate mountain trains, cable cars, and buses.
An added bonus: free entrance to most Swiss museums.
Want to travel luggage-light? You can in Switzerland.
Tired of schlepping those suitcases, bags, skis, snowboards, sleds, strollers, and ski boots while you travel? Wouldn’t it be wise to “let go of some baggage” and just sit back, relax and savor Switzerland’s breathtaking views right from your train window?
Now you can with Fast Baggage in Switzerland. This convenient service delivers your luggage from a number of train stations in Switzerland to your destination. Just check in your luggage by 9:00 am and collect it again any time after 6:00 pm the same day.
Baggage delivery is provided between 45 cities and holiday destinations throughout Switzerland, including Adelboden, Bern, Engelberg, Gstaad, Lausanne, Montreux, St. Moritz, Zermatt, and Zurich. So forget the hassles of too much baggage and travel the lite way with Fast Baggage.
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Special Deals and Promotions
25% Off 4 & 8-Day Swiss Passes
Get 25% off a 4- or 8-day consecutive first class Swiss Pass when you book the Swiss Pass Promotion by May 20 for travel April 1- May 31.
Jungfraujoch Swiss Mountain Peak
Jungfrau is so spectacular visitors first started arriving in 1690, and later included Mendelssohn and Mark Twain. Why not let the scenery inspire you as well?