Swiss Travel Pass

Travel Bonuses for Swiss Travel Pass

Please note that all bonuses require the use of a travel day on your rail pass. All bonuses are handled locally and are subject to change.

Travel Bonuses for Trains and Museums in Switzerland



The Swiss Travel 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 Travel Pass:
  • TGV Lyria
  • City Night Line


The Swiss Travel Pass is valid as a Swiss Museum Pass that gives you access to more than 490 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 Museumspass.

Mountain Top Excursion

  • Free Access to Mount Rigi Rail
  • Free Access to Schynige Platte Railway

Bonuses for Swiss Travel Network


Private Trains

  • 50% discount on mountain railways and cable cars.
  • 25% discount on Wengen or Kleine Scheidegg-Jungfraujoch route.
  • 20% discount on normal fares on the Furka Cogwheel Steam Train Cable Cars and Funiculars up to the mountain peaks.

Family Discounts

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