BLS Visitor Centre in the historic Frutigen train station

The former train station at Frutigen (1901-1913) has been restored true to the original design and now serves as the central departure point for tours at BLS.

The Visitor Centre can be visited individually and without prior registration during opening times. A small exhibition presents BLS in the past, present and future. Entry is free.

Travel comfortably by train to Frutigen. From Frutigen train station, it's about a 5-minute walk to the BLS Visitor Centre.

Opening hours Today (Thursday) open

BLS Visitor Centre

Tue–Fri: 09.00–12.00 and 13.00–17.00h


Exhibition "BLS yesterday, today and tomorrow"


  • Signalbox Integra
  • four eras of railway models on the Lötschberg-Line
  • poster series from the founding period of BLS
  • various historical film documents
  • Lok Ae 8/8 Nr. 275 "Muni"


  • model of the Lötschberg-Basetunnel
  • live images from the Lötschberg-Basetunnel
  • various film documents


  • informations about the expansion from the Lötschberg-Basetunnel

Rent meeting room

Two modern meeting rooms can be hired. 

Each room is equipped with a TV screen/PC, Wi-Fi, a flip chart and a whiteboard. Mineral water from the region is included in the rental price. 
In the shop/bistro there is a self-service coffee machine offering a wide range (coin-operated machine). On request, we will be happy to organise your catering; ask for our menu.


Waiting room 3rd cl

Waiting room 1.+2. cl.

 Conference layout  20 places  10 places
 Concert layout  40 places  
 Area  45 m2  23 m2
 Half-day hire  CHF 100.00  CHF 60.00
 Full-day hire  CHF 200.00  CHF 100.00

When booking a BLS tour, we will give you a discount of 20% off the price of room hire. Prices do not include VAT.

How to get there

Travel comfortably by train to Frutigen. From Frutigen train station, it's about a 5-minute walk to the BLS Visitor Centre.


Groups of 10 or more people travel 30% cheaper

The group ticket is the ideal fare for groups of 10 or more. Our BLS Travel Centres will be happy to organise all your transport for you, so making the arrangements is a breeze. Fill in the handy online form at least two working days before your group trip is due to start – and simply leave the rest to us.

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