Glacier Express

The most memorable, comfortable way to see the Alps

The Glacier Express is the ideal way to travel from the eastern to the western Swiss Alps by train. Your 7½ hour journey begins either in St. Moritz, Chur or Davos (summer only) and takes you to Zermatt (or vice versa). Along the way, venture across steep mountain passes and impressive viaducts. The Glacier Express travels through 91 tunnels and cross 291 bridges while you experience the alpine wonders of Switzerland.

The Glacier Express is famous for its panoramic views of snow-capped mountains, breathtaking rivers, peaceful alpine pastures, magical castles, and charming villages. It’s also famous for its unrivaled pampering of travelers throughout the train journey.

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Couple on the Glacier Express Train

Enjoy a meal served at your seat in First Class (not included in ticket price).

Glacier Express train

Travel the Landwasser Viaduct, 213 feet above ordinary.

Travelers on the Glacier Express

Treat yourself, indulge your interests: First Class.

Glacier Express in Disentis

Enjoy the big picture through panoramic windows.

Switzerland Glacier Express

The Glacier Express crosses 291 bridges in its journey between Zermatt and St Moritz.

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