Swiss Transfer Ticket

If you plan to visit one destination in Switzerland, then this is the way to go. It includes return transfers between any Swiss airport or border town and any single destination in Switzerland. Each leg of the same journey must be completed on the same day and on the most direct route..

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Available to use from any Swiss Airport or border station.

  • Good for one inbound rail journey from any Swiss airport or border station to any single destination in Switzerland and for an outbound journey from any single destination in Switzerland to any Swiss Airport or border station.
  • Each journey to and from the airport or border point must be completed in a calendar day. Stopovers are permitted during the journey.
  • The ticket is valid on the most direct route and cannot be used on the Glacier Express Train. A supplement must be paid locally if you plan to travel on the Glacier Express.
  • Validity: 1 month

Fare types

  • Adult

Pass Issuance Fee

Please note: a Pass Issuance Fee of $10.00 per pass will be added to the prices.

General information

  • Residents of Switzerland & Liechtenstein are not eligible to purchase or use a Swiss Travel System product.
  • Passes must be validated prior to boarding the first train / first use of a travel bonus.
  • Passes must be validated within 6 months of issuing date by a railway official in Switzerland.
  • All parties must be present when validating a Saverpass.
  • Seat reservation fees are an additional charge and not inclusive in the cost of the pass.
  • Comprehensive conditions of use can be found on the ticket cover.

Free Swiss Family Card
For families travelling together, the free Swiss Family Card allows children 15 years and under to travel free of charge when accompanied by a parent (including step and foster parents, no limit on number of children).

  • Excludes reservation fees. Valid with all Swiss products (Swiss Pass, Swiss Flexipass, Swiss Saverpass, Swiss Saver Flexipass, Swiss Transfer Ticket and Swiss Card).
  • Children aged 6 - 15yrs inclusive who are not members of the family qualify for a 50% reduction on all Swiss Travel System tickets.
  • Children up to 5 included: free if no reservation is required

Swiss Transfer Ticket Prices

Prices are per person in Australian Dollars, subject to currency fluctuation.
Swiss Transfer Ticket
Prices From
1st Class 2nd Class
Adult Adult
Valid for 1 month $240 $120
Prices are per person in Australian Dollars, subject to currency fluctuation.

Benefits

  • Access to scenic trains (Bernina Express, Glacier Express, Golden Pass, William Tell Express). Reservations are compulsory and fees vary by train.
  • Can travel on normal trains only on the Glacier Express line.
  • Special passholder fares on TrainHotel Elipsos connecting Switzerland and Spain (Zurich-Barcelona). Valid only with a Swiss Pass or Swiss Flexipass. Not valid with the Swiss Card or Swiss Transfer ticket.
  • Special passholder fares on Lyria (France-Switzerland TGV) and Geneve Med. Valid with a Swiss Pass or Swiss Flexipass. Not valid with the Swiss Card or Swiss Transfer ticket.
  • Special passholder fares on CityNightLine (from/to Switzerland routes). Valid with a Swiss Pass or Swiss Flexipass. Not valid with the Swiss Card or Swiss Transfer ticket.
  • Note:¬†Passholder Fares - passes must be validated prior to boarding the first train and travel must be completed by midnight on the last day of validity of the pass. On some trains, a Passholder Fare may necessitate the use of a travel day on the pass.
  • Special free or discounted travel bonuses: for a full list, pls refer to Swiss Travel System maps issued with the pass. Bonus partners and applicable discounts include:
  • Mountain Railways - cable cars and mountain trains not included in the Swiss Travel System range of passes offer a 25% discount (must be booked locally - Swiss Card holders receive a 50% reduction. No discount for Swiss Transfer tickets). Please refer to the STS map.
  • Rent-a-bike - 4000 bikes for rent at 150 railway stations. Reduced rates for full or half day rentals.
  • Rent-a-ski - approx. 10% discount on ski and other winter equipment rentals. www.swissrent.com
  • Basel - 50% discount on the "Basel Card".
  • Bern - 20% discount on a guided walking tour through the old town/ clock tower or guided city bus tours.
  • Geneva: 20% discount on guided day tours
  • Lausanne - 20% discount on guided city tours. www.lausanne-tourisme.ch
  • Schaffhausen - 20% discount on guided city tour.
  • Zuerich - 50% discount on guided city walking tours.
  • Gubelin - 8% discount on all watches and jewellery.
  • RailAway - various discounts on exhibitions, musicals, museums and events. Bookings can be mad at major railway stations in Switzerland.