Transport companies ask travellers to be considerate of each other and to keep the required distance.
If ever possible, all paid services during a journey should be paid cashless.
Which measures are taken by transport companies?
The transport companies adhere to the respective protection concepts.The most important points are listed below.
Transport companies are intensifying their cleaning routine: in particular, contact surfaces such as handrails, grab handles and buttons will be cleaned several times a day. Wherever possible, cleaning services during journeys will also be intensified.
Floor markings or posters at the most important “hotspots”
The staff supports customers by helping them choose a seat or finding alternative free seats
✓ Last update: 23 March 2021
Group travels are permitted as long as the Swiss governmant has not imposed a general ban on events. Group travels generally fall under the public transport protection concept. The passenger booking the tour is responsible for complying with the current regulations in connection with group travels and other events. Passengers may be referred to alternative connections in order to support the implementation of the protection concept.
Gastronomy: No services
✓ Last update: 21 December 2020
As of 22 December 2020 and until further notice, all gastronomic services on trains and boats are suspended.
The mountain railways operate in strict compliance with the safety protocols. Masks are compulsory not only in the closed cable car cabins, but also on open-air lifts and in all queuing areas.
Please check with the individual navigation companies
Latest information can be obtained online from the individual navigation companies.
The Palm Express is suspended until further notice.
Operating with reduced timetable
The Vigezzina-Centovalli Railway is operating with a reduced timetable. Keep in mind that tourist travel to Italy is currently prohibited. Also in Italy it is mandatory to wear a hygiene mask. A seat reservation is strongly recommended due to limited space. Make free reservation