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Half-Fare travelcard

All of Switzerland for half the price

The Half-Fare travelcard allows you to travel on the BLS network and most other railways as well as ships, buses and trams at half price. The Half-Fare travelcard pays for itself in just a few trips.

  • CHF 185.00 Half-Fare travelcard at the normal rate
  • CHF 165.00 Half-Fare travelcard at the following year with automatic renewal
  • CHF 120.00 Half Fare travelcard Youth for under 25s
  • CHF 100.00 Half-Fare travelcard Youth at the following year with automatic renewal
  • With your Half-Fare travelcard, you also benefit from attractive additional services and discounts
  • Teenagers aged 16–24.99 pay only CHF 120.00 instead of CHF 185.00.
  • Documents required for your Half-Fare travelcard: For new customers, we require a coloured passport photo and an official ID card.
  • Do you already have a SwissPass? Then, you can also buy your half-fare travelcard online.


  • The half-fare travelcard is loaded onto your SwissPass. You’ll be sent a receipt by email after the purchase has been completed.
  • Entitlement to loyalty award You’ll only receive the loyalty award if you already have a half-fare travelcard and continuously extend it.
  • Automatic extension By purchasing your half-fare travelcard, you agree to an open-ended contract that automatically extends your travelcard. Two months before expiry, you’ll receive a reminder with the latest possible cancellation date.
  • Cancellation of your half-fare travelcard Two months before the annual, automatic extension, you’ll receive an invoice for the new validation period of your half-fare travelcard. The half-fare travelcard must be cancelled no later than one month prior to the annual, automatic extension. You can cancel your half-fare travelcard on or at your travel centre.
  • Additional cancellation reminder You can also set up a cancellation reminder by email or text message on in addition to the reminder letter that you are sent two months before the travelcard expires.

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