Tickets for international travel
Enjoy the easy and pleasant experience of travelling with public transport. Your BLS Travel Centre has organised your journey and you have all the information you need, which means you can relax and enjoy the countryside as it passes by outside your window. If you're looking to travel to Germany, France, Italy, Austria and many other European countries, we will find the best and least expensive solution for you.
Tickets and reservations for day trains
- e.g. market prices
Market prices in various categories apply for several top-class trains, such as the TGV.
- e.g. TEE offers for normal prices and Plan+Save deals
Your Half-Fare travelcard or GA travelcard allows you to save 25% when you travel from Switzerland to Germany or Austria.
An additional 25% discount is available for Plan+Save tickets for rail travel to Austria, Denmark, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic and Hungary. Conditions: travel on weekends only; reservations required; ticket purchase 3 days in advance.
- e.g. Europe supersaver tickets
Favourably priced Europe supersaver tickets are available for travel to Germany and on certain routes to Italy . These tickets are limited, subject to special advance purchase, exchange and refund conditions, and are valid only on the trains for which they have been booked.
Tickets and reservations for the ÖBB Nightjet
The ÖBB Nightjet is the night train operated by Österreichische Bundesbahnen (Austrian Federal Railways) for comfortable overnight travel to many destinations in Europe. It was introduced on 11 December 2016. Sweet dreams are guaranteed in sleeping cars, couchettes or seating carriages. You'll then feel completely relaxed and refreshed when you arrive at your destination the next morning – right in the city centre.
Tickets are now available for purchase.
ÖBB Nightjet daily connections:
Other overnight connections with Nightjet partners:
You can also take your car or motorbike with you on certain routes. Our friendly train staff are always available to assist you, make sure you have a safe and quiet night, and provide you with the best service to ensure your journey is as pleasant as possible.
Interrail – freedom to travel across Europe
Interrail is the European train ticket for people of all ages. You can choose one of the various Interrail passes to travel flexibly for up to one month at a low price throughout Europe or within a single country.
The Interrail Global Pass allows you to discover the most beautiful places in Europe in a fun and exciting way – and at a reasonable price. A total of 30 countries await you, and you can decide to visit any one of them on the spur of the moment.
The Interrail Global Pass is valid for unlimited journeys in the following European countries:
Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece (incl. Attica), Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway (second class only), Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the UK.
The number of possible travel days for the pass can be found in the "GLOBAL PASS prices" list.
One Country Pass
The Interrail One Country Pass is the right choice if you're planning to travel by train in only one of the above-mentioned European countries.
- One Country Passes are not available for Bosnia and Herzegovina or Montenegro.
- Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands are consolidated into a single One Country Pass Benelux.
The number of possible travel days for the passes can be found in the "One Country Pass prices" list.
One Country Pass, example:
France, 3 days of travel within 1 month, youth (ages 4–26 years), second class: CHF 143.00 instead of CHF 168.00