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Must knows about the coronavirus in Switzerland

  • Unfortunately trips to Switzerland are not possible at the moment;
  • We'll keep you updated in our forum;
  • Meanwhile, we're here to assist if you're planning a future trip!
Swiss cheese fondue will wait for you

Traveling to Switzerland is not possible right now, but we are here to help you with your next trip.

Flowers along the Aare in Thun

WHERE TO GO

Find out what town or region appeals to you most.

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Cable car to Piz Nair

WHAT TO DO

Viewing points, scenic train rides, boat trips, hiking. It's all here!

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Jungfraujoch train near Kleine Scheidegg

HOW TO TRAVEL

There are many ways to travel to and in Switzerland. About trains, cars, buses, boats, cable cars and the tickets you need.

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FORUM

The forum is the place to ask your questions, talk with other travelers and get the news about traveling to Switzerland.

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Insider tips about the Swiss Alps

  • The weather varies by the season, day, time, location and especially altitude. You'd best dress in multiple thinner layers so you can adjust to the local circumstances.
  • The Swiss train system is safe, clean and easy to use. In most cases, it's a much better choice than a road trip.
  • Nearly all public transport can be found in one single online timetable.

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How to choose the best rail pass

Learn how to pick the rail pass that best fits your plans.

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At the forum

Covid-19 and Switzerland's Röstigraben
There is an article in today's Swissinfo.ch, available 6 languages. Here is the link to the English version: www.swissinfo.ch/eng/covid-19-impact_how-the-crisis-reveals-cultural-divide-between-swiss-language-regions/45647692. It is entitled "How the crisis reveals cultural divide betwe...
Best travel card for Wengen area incl. Schilthorn
My family of 4 will be in Wengen for the Lauberhorn race and will be there for 9 days. During that time we will be using the train system to travel to the Jungfraujoch and also Schilthorn - Piz Gloria and other towns in the area. I am very confused about the Kind of Swiss tr...
A tour through the beautiful town of Aarau
On a bright and warm day in September 2019 I have visited the charming town of Aarau, in the Canton Aargau. I arrived by train from Basel on my way to Zurich. Since 2010 the largest (railway station) clock of Switzerland hangs on the exterior wall of the building: the clock face ha...
Switzerland without hiking in Nov/Dec or Mar/Apr
Hello, Me and my hubby and mum were supposed to be having our first vacation in Switzerland right now if not for the Covid 19. Instead we are now confined to our home due to the lockdown. But from the positive side, I will have more time to research further for our trip. We a...
Haute Route mountain huts will be open this July?
I have planned to walk the Haute route from Chamonix to Zermatt this July 8–21. Does anybody know if the huts will be open by July? I am using a booking company to reserve a bed for me for each night. I am very concerned that the dormitory beds the huts offer will not ...
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