Entries by Dimitri Burkhard

Swiss Travel System Sales Manual 2021

The Swiss Travel System Sales Manual is now available as download and online version. It contains all trade-related information around Swiss public transport in 2021. The Sales Manual 2021 is available as digital version only. It answers questions about topics such as the ticket range, arrival from neighbouring countries, or luggage services. Furthermore, the Sales […]

Commissioning of the Ceneri Base Tunnel

With the commissioning of the Ceneri Base Tunnel and the first scheduled long-distance train to pass through on December 13, 2020, the New Alpine Transversal (NEAT) is complete. On the day of the timetable change, the Ceneri Base Tunnel will officially enter into operation and Europe will move a little closer together. After the opening […]

Eiger Express: Inauguration of the new V-Cableway

47 minutes faster to the Jungfraujoch, Europe’s highest train station – this will already apply from the inauguration of the new V-Cableway on 05 December 2020, and thus earlier than planned. The mega project in the Jungfrau region owes its name to its v-shaped routing. From the valley station in Grindelwald, a 10-person cableway leads […]

Mount Rigi: Unlimited skiing with a Swiss Travel Pass

In 2021, the Rigi Railways celebrate their 150th anniversary. This special year starts with the launch of a highlight for all snow sports enthusiasts: unlimited skiing on Mount Rigi! During the coming winter season, the ski lifts on the Rigi will be open for unlimited use for guests holding a Swiss Travel Pass, a GA […]