The Swiss Pass

and other travel passes around Switzerland

The Swiss Holiday Company

Switzerland by train, bus and boat Discover Switzerland the relaxing way

Efficient, modern and easy to use, theSwiss Travel System covers the railways, PostBuses and boats, as well as buses & trams in the bigger towns.

It is a joy to travel around Switzerland, particularly since the passing lakes and mountains scenery is often extremely beautiful. 

  • We are delighted to include the 'Half Fare Card' with your holiday, which offers a 50% reduction on train, bus and boat rides and many mountain railways. 


Please click on the map to see the validity.  

Upgrade your travel pass

You can purchase other travel passes from us, which include FREE, unlimited travel and which have the added bonus of avoiding ticket office queues. Please speak to our knowledgeable team to determine the pass that best suits your requirements. 

THE Swiss Travel Pass
  • FREE travel on main rail routes, lake boats, PostBuses, scenic rail routes, public transport in larger towns and discounts on most mountain travel.
  • Perfect for two and multi centre holidays and for those who wish to travel extensively through Switzerland.  More details...
Bernese Oberland Regional Pass
  • FREE travel on trains, buses and boats in the Bernese Oberland region, along with most mountain journeys.
  • Great value for those staying in the lakeside resorts, or even mountain dwellers who intend to travel in the wider region.  More details...
Jungfrau travel Pass
  • FREE travel on most of the Jungfrau region's famous railways and cable cars.
  • This pass will suit those staying in or near the beautiful Jungfrau mountain resorts. More details...
Tell Pass
  • FREE travel on the buses, boats and mountain railways of the Central Switzerland region.
  • Perfect for those staying anywhere from the lakeside resorts of Lucerne, to Andermatt and its alpine passes. More details...
Lake Geneva Regional Pass
  • FREE travel on trains, buses and boats of Lake Geneva for a couple of days, with discounts thereafter.
  • Ideal for those staying in the resorts of the Swiss Riviera: Montreux, Vevey and Lausanne. More details...
Mountain resort passes
  • FREE travel on the cable cars and mountain railways local to mountain resorts.
  • Issued free of charge in the summer months to hotel guests in Saas-Fee, Davos, St. Moritz, Villars and others. More details...

Which pass is right for me?

Here is a comparison of just some of the most popular days out in Switzerland.

For the full details of what each pass covers, please click on the relevant Pass name at the top of the column. We will be pleased to help you with further information. 

    Half Fare Card Swiss Travel Pass Bernese Oberland Regional Pass Jungfrau Travel Pass Tell Pass Lake Geneva Regional Pass Resort Mountain Pass
INCLUDED with your holiday From £42 for 3 days From £157 for 4 days From £146 for 5 days From £200 for 2 days From £73 for 2 days FREE to guests in selected resorts
Mainline trains, buses, boats, selected scenic rail routes* Switzerland 50% discount FREE throughout Switzerland FREE in the region FREE in the region FREE in the region FREE in the region -
Majority of mountain railways and cable cars 50% discount 50% discount throughout Switzerland FREE in the region FREE in the region FREE in the region FREE in the region FREE in the region
Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe Bernese Oberland 50% discount

FREE to Wengen/Grindelwald, 25% onward discount 

FREE to Kleine Scheidegg, 50% onward discount FREE to Kleine Scheidegg, 50% onward discount - - -
Brienzer Rothorn 50% discount FREE to Brienz, 50% onward discount FREE - - - -
Männlichen 50% discount FREE to Wengen/Grindelwald, 50% onward discount FREE FREE - - -
Schynige Platte 50% discount FREE to Wilderswil, 50% onward discount FREE FREE - - -
Lake Lucerne cruises Central Switzerland 50% discount FREE - - FREE - -
Mount Pilatus 50% discount FREE to Alpnachstad, 50% onward discount - - FREE - -
Mount Rigi 50% discount FREE - - FREE - -
Stanserhorn 50% discount FREE - - FREE - -
Les Rochers-de-Naye Lake Geneva 50% discount FREE to Haut-de-Caux, 50% onward discount - - - FREE -
Lake Geneva cruises 50% discount FREE - - - FREE -
Les Pléiades 50% discount FREE - - - FREE -
Klein Matterhorn Valais 50% discount FREE to Zermatt, 50% onward discount - - - - -
Gornergrat 50% discount FREE to Zermatt, 50% onward discount - - - - -
Hannig 50% discount FREE to Saas-Fee, 50% onward discount - - - - FREE for Saas-Fee hotel guests
Corvatsch Graubünden 50% discount FREE to Surlej, 50% onward discount - - - - FREE for St. Moritz/Pontresina hotel guests
Parsenn 50% discount as far as Davos FREE to Davos, no onward discount - - - - FREE for Davos/Klosters hotel guests
Rhaetian Rail 50% discount FREE* - - - - FREE local journeys for St. Moritz, Pontresina, Davos & Klosters hotel guests
Lake Lugano cruises Ticino 50% discount FREE - - - - -
San Salvatore 50% discount Free to Lugano, 50% onward discount - - - - -
Castles of Bellinzona 50% discount FREE - - - - -

The above prices are valid only when booked through the Swiss Holiday Company. Entry prices to attractions are payable locally. Please check opening seasons for the places you wish to visit. 

The Swiss Travel Pass, Bernese Oberland Regional Pass, Tell Pass and Lake Geneva Regional Pass also have 1st Class options.  

These prices are valid with a Swiss Holiday Company booking and cannot be purchased individually.

*A small fee applies for seat reservations on the panoramic routes.

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