Chocolate train

Map Chocolate Train

Seeing, smelling and tasting characteristic Swiss landscapes and traditions aboard the Chocolate train of the Montreux-Oberland Bernois Railway.

One simply cannot visit Switzerland without sampling Switzerland’s most famous speciality – Swiss chocolate. Montreux-Oberland Bernoise railway has dedicated a whole train to the world’s most delicate temptation.

The journey starts from Montreux towards the Gruyère region in the 1st or 2nd class of the Belle-Epoque coaches. Travellers visit the chocolate factory and explore the old town of Gruyères. The Chocolate train is a real “must” – not only for the true “sweet tooth” but also for railway enthusiasts.

Facts
  • Leg: Montreux–Montbovon on the GoldenPass Belle Epoque – Change to the chocolate bus Gruyères–Broc Fabrique–Montreux
  • Duration: 7 h 30 min
  • Website: Chocolate Train
  • Fare includes: train ride from Montreux to Montbovon and bus ride to Gruyères, Broc Fabrique, as well as return journey to Montreux, coffee and chocolate bread on the train, free admission to show dairy “La Maison du Gruyère” and chocolate factory of Nestlé Cailler in Broc as well as accompaniment by tour guide
Food & Beverages
  • Coffee and chocolate croissants after leaving Montreux
  • Cheese fondue
  • Degustation in the Cailler-Nestlé chocolate factory
Timetable

The chocolate train operates between 01 May and 30 September.

  • May / June / September: on Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • July / August: daily

On operation days, the chocolate train has 3 different departure times.

Tickets

Ticket

  • This route is fully covered by the Swiss Travel Pass (Flex) and GA travelcard.

Reservation

  • Additionally, a surcharge for the seat reservation and additional services applies.
  • Reservations