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Travel Light: these services offer luggage delivery options for luggage-free travel.
Express Door-to-Door Flight Luggage to Switzerland is a service that allows travelers to send luggage directly from any air carrier in North America to their Swiss destination.
Express Door-to-Door Luggage assures same-day baggage delivery between your destinations within Switzerland, allowing traveling by train free of luggage.
Express Flight Luggage: Check your luggage for your flight from North America and have it delivered to selected Swiss rail stations.
The Swiss Travel System Advantage
There are other rail passes that include travel in Switzerland such as the Eurail Global Pass. But did you know that the Swiss Travel Passes covering transportation on the entire Swiss Travel System cover more of Switzerland than a Eurail Pass that includes Switzerland? Below is a handy chart highlighting the most popular Swiss excursion benefits/discounts with a Swiss Travel Pass versus a Eurail Pass.
The Benefits of a Swiss Travel Pass Compared with Eurail Passes That Include Switzerland:
|Mountain Top Excursion||Swiss Travel Pass||Swiss Half Fare Card||EURAIL|
|Lucerne – Mt. Rigi||free||50%||50%|
|Interlaken – Grindelwald/Lauterbrunnen/Wengen||free||50%||25%|
|Braunwaldbahn (cable car)||free||50%||0%|
|Engelberg – Mt. Titlis||50%||50%||25%|
|Stans – Mt. Stanserhorn||free||50%||25%|
|Kriens – Mt. Pilatus||50%||50%||50%|
|Zermatt – Gornergrat||50%||50%||0%|
|Mürren – Mt. Schilthorn||free||50%||25%|
|Lugano – Mt. Bré||50%||50%||0%|
|Lugano – Mt. San Salvatore||50%||50%||0%|
|Brienz – Mt. Rothorn||50%||50%||0%|
|Glacier 3000 – Les Diablerets||50%||50%||0%|
|Wilderswil – Schynige Platte||50%||50%||25%|
|KleineScheidegg – Jungfraujoch||25%||50%||25%|
|Urban Public Transport||Swiss Travel Pass||
|Basel, Bern, Geneva, Lausanne, Lucerne, Lugano, Zurich and 83 city centers||free||50%||0%|
|Swiss Transport Companies||Swiss Travel Pass||Half Fare Combi||EURAIL|
|All Swiss PostBus routes||Free1||50%1||0%|
|Zermatt – Brig – Disentis (MGB) portion of Glacier Express||Free||50%||Free|
|1on selected Swiss PostBus routes (for example Alpine passes) a surcharge is mandatory and not included in STS or Eurail tickets.