Interrail Switzerland Discounts        & Benefits

If your Interrail Pass is valid in Switzerland then you can make the most of the following discounts and offers during your stay!

1. Transport: 

With your Interrail Switzerland Pass you can enjoy the following offers on transport: 


The SBB lounge for 1st class:

If you have a 1st Class Interrail Switzerland Pass then you can have free access to the SBB lounge at Zürich HB train station.

Enjoy the Glacier Express for 50% less:

Interrail Youth Pass holders can receive a 50% discount on the below section of the Glacier Express route:

  • Zermatt-Brig-Disentis

Free travel for all Interrail Pass holders applies between Disentis and St.Moritz/Davos.

Additional Information: Reservations are compulsory on the Glacier Express. Please visit the Glacier Express website for more information.

Have an unforgettable experience on the Bernina express!

Present your Interrail Pass and pay only a small reservation fee to travel through this breathtaking scenery of mountains and glaciers, up steep inclines and through 55 tunnels.

Your journey on the Bernina Express will take you from the snowy Alps to the sunny regions of Italy in only 4 hours.

Your Interrail Pass is valid on the Bernina Express between:

  • Chur/St. Moritz - Tirano 

Booking information:

Please visit the the Bernina express website for details.

Additional information:

The Bernina Express train only travels to Tirano. From there you will be taken to Lugano on the Bernina Express bus. Please note that this bus is not included in your discount offer and that it only operates during summer.

Enjoy the picturesque Golden Pass route:

Your Interrail Global Pass or Switzerland Pass are both valid on the entire Golden Pass journey.

The picturesque Golden Pass route links the Vaud Riviera to Lake Lurence and stops of at the following main points:

  • Montreux - Interlaken - Luzern

It most definitely is a rail trip that should not be missed.

Additional Information: Seat reservations for individuals are recommended whilst reservations for groups are compulsory on the Golden Pass route.

Special supplements apply for the VIP seats and there reservation is also compulsory

50% Off on Switzerland's private railways:

With your Interrail Pass you can receive a 50% discount on journeys with the following private Swiss railway companies:

  • AB Appenzeller Bahnen 
  • ASM Aare Seeland Mobil AG 
  • CJ Chemins de fer du Jura 
  • FB Forchbahn AG 
  • LAF Adliswil - Felsenegg 
  • LEB Lausanne - Echallens - Bercher 
  • MBC Bière - Apples - Morges 
  • MGB Matterhorn - Gotthard Bahn (Youth Pass-holders only) (Glacier Express) 
  • MVR Transports Montreux - Vevey - Riviera 
  • NStCM Chemin de Fer Nyon - St-Cergue - Morez 
  • RA RegionAlps Martigny - Orsières / Le Chàble 
  • RB Rigi-Bahn 
  • RBS Regionalverkehr Bern Solothurn 
  • SMF-lsm Stöckalp - Melchsee - Frutt 
  • SMtS St-Imier - Mont-Soleil 
  • SthB Stanserhornbahn (Cabrio cable car) 
  • SZU Sihltal - Zürich - Uetliberg 
  • TMR Martigny - Châtelard 
  • TPC Transports publics du Chablais 
  • TPF Transports publics Fribourgeois 
  • TRN Transports régionaux Neuchâtelois 
  • WB Waldenburgerbahn 
  • WSB Wynental - and Suhrentalbahn

2. Attractions:

Your Interrail Switzerland Pass has some of your sightseeing needs covered too. Check out the offers below!

50% off breathtaking boat trip on Lake Constance:

With your Interrail Pass you can receive a 50% discount on Lake Constance boat trips operated by SBS, BSB and ÖBB between May to October.

Booking information:
For now, this Interrail discount is only available in person. You simply need to present your Interrail Pass at the dock when you make your reservation to receive the discount

For more information visit the BSB website.

Enjoy the beautiful lakes of Switzerland:

With your Interrail Pass you are entitled to a 50% discount on the following boat services:

  • BLS boat services on: Lake Brienz and Lake Thun
  • BSG boat services on: Lake Biel and on the river Aare (Biel - Solothurn)
  • CGN boat services on: Lake Geneva
  • SGV boat services on: Lake Luzerne
  • URh boat services on: the river Rhine (Constance - Schaffhausen)
  • ZSG boat services on: Lake Zurich

Simply show your Interrail Pass before boarding the boat of your choice to receive your discount.

For more information please visit the website of the boast service that is of interest to you.

Take a trip to the top of mountain Pilatus:

With your Interrail Pass you will get a 30% discount on the following Pilatusbahnen routes:

  • Kriens – Mount Pilatus (cable car)
  • Alpnachstad – Mount Pilatus (rack railway)

Simply show your Interrail Pass at the ticket desk to receive your discount.

For timetables and more information please visit the Pilatusbahnen website.

General conditions: 

The benefits only apply during the validity of your Pass. Free travel on trains, buses or ferries is only valid on travel days.

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