Swiss Pass

Travel Bonuses for Swiss Pass

Please be sure to note that any bonus that is free will use a travel day on your rail pass. Discounted bonuses will not require the use of a travel day, but do require a valid rail pass. And all bonuses are handled locally and are subject to change.

Travel Bonuses for Trains and Museums in Switzerland

Switzerland Boat

Trains

The Swiss Pass offers reservations on many high speed and night trains. A reservation is used in conjunction with your rail pass and replaces a full fare ticket on a train that requires reservations. Travel on these trains will require you to use 1 day on your rail pass. The following trains offer reservations with a Swiss Pass:
  • TGV Lyria
  • City Night Line

Museums

The Swiss Pass is valid as a Swiss Museum Pass that gives you access to more then 470 museums in Switzerland. Some of the museums that are included are:
  • Tram Museum in Zurich
  • Olympic Museum in Lausanne
  • Paul Klee Center in Bern
A detailed list of museums is available at http://www.museumspass.ch/

Mountain Top Excursion

  • Free Access to Mount Rigi Rail
 

Bonuses for Swiss Travel Network

Swiss Postal Bus

Private Trains

  • 50% discount on mountain railways and cable cars.
  • 25% discount on Kleine Scheidegg-Jungfraujoch route.
  • 20% discount on normal fares on the Furka Cogwheel Steam Train Cable Cars and Funiculars up to the mountain peaks.
  • To view a map of discounted products look at our website at www.swisstravelsystem.ch 

Family Discounts

  • Free Swiss Family Card offers free travel for children ages 6 - 15 when traveling with a parent or guardian.

City Passes

  • Free Guided City Tour or IGuide in Basel
  • 50% discount on AudioGuide iPod tour, escorted City Tour, tour of the historic "Zytglogge" clock tower, admission to BernShow
  • 50% discount on all BaselCards
  • 20% discount on the guided sightseeing tour in Schaffhausen.
  • 20% discount on the guided walking tour in Zurich - OId Town Tour.
  • 20% discount on the guided walking tour of Lucerne.
  • Discount on the City Walks of Geneva - based on availability.

Hotels

  • 50% discount on 3rd night in a row at the same establishment at Swiss Backpackers
  • 15% discount on the official price of a room when reservation is booked online at Hotels with a Bookmark (advance reservations suggested, all discounts subject to availability).
  • 15% discount on reservations for select Sunstar Hotels made through the head office or directly with the individual hotel. Enter or provide code: Swiss Travel System
  • 15% discount on selected rates on selected Swiss Premium Hotels.
  • 15% discount on the official price at www.unikathotels.ch. (advanced reservations recommended and are subject to availability).
  • 15% discount on the official price at Sorell Hotels Reservation are made directly through the hotel (advance reservations suggested, all discounts subject to availability).

Theme Parks

  • 20% discount on the admission price for Swiss Miniature.

European Trains