Andrea Dulanska

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Swiss Travel Pass ÖV

What is included?

  • Unlimited purchase of 50% tickets for rail, bus or boat travel within Switzerland. 
  • Up to 50% discount on most mountain railway excursions. For more information, see this detailed map showing the area of validity.
  • Validity: 1 month
  • Free Swiss Family Card for families - children up to their 16th birthday travel free throughout Switzerland when accompanied by at least one parent.

The Swiss Half Fare Card can only be sold to non-residents of Switzerland or Liechtenstein.

Ein Unternehmen von SBB und Schweiz Tourismus

Why book with us?

  • Official sales store with best available prices - no hidden costs
  • Secure booking process
  • Immediate confirmation with your e-tickets
  • FLEX Cancellation Option - possibility to cancel the order up to one day (cancellation policy)

FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

Is the Swiss Half Fare Card worth it?

The Swiss Half Fare Card is ideal if you don't travel much but want to save money on short trips and excursions. You can choose to travel in 1st or 2nd class and purchase tickets at a 50% discount.

Please note that we do not sell the half-fare annual travel pass. You can buy this only from SBB (Swiss Federal Railways)

How does the Swiss Half Fare Card work?

With the Swiss Half Fare Card you can use trains, buses and boats as well as most mountain railroads without restrictions and with a 50% discount. It is valid for one month.  

It does not include free admission to museums.  

Accompanied children between the ages of 6 and 15 travel free with the free Swiss Family Card if one parent has the Swiss Half Fare Card (or Swiss Travel Pass/Flex). 

To purchase selected mountain railroad tickets, please visit our mountain railways website. To purchase tickets within Switzerland, please book directly with SBB Online or show your valid Swiss Half Fare Card at the train station to purchase tickets with the 50% discount. 

What conditions apply to mountain railways?

With the Swiss Half Fare Card you benefit from a 50% discount on most mountain railroads. We invite you to order your e-tickets for your mountain excursions directly on our website. For more information, see this detailed map with the area of validity.

Answers to other questions asked can be found on our Swiss Rail Passes overview.