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There are 7 ways to get from São Paulo to Gstaad by plane or train

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Fly to Geneva, train  •  19h 20m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Geneva (GVA) GRU - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
  3. Take the train from Montreux to Gstaad

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  21h 1m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) GRU - MXP
  2. Take the train from Gallarate to Spiez

SFr 225 - SFr 765

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Fly to Zurich, train  •  18h 53m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Zurich (ZRH) GRU - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Spiez

SFr 311 - SFr 500

Fly to Basel, train  •  20h 21m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Basel (BSL) GRU - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Spiez

SFr 270 - SFr 775

Fly to Lyon, train  •  23h 17m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Lyon (LYS) GRU - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Montreux
  4. Take the train from Montreux to Gstaad

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  21h 44m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Frankfurt (FRA) GRU - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
  4. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Spiez

SFr 405 - SFr 550

Fly to Turin, train  •  24h 36m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Turin (TRN) GRU - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Rho-Fiera Milano
  3. Take the train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Spiez

SFr 314 - SFr 913

Brazil → Switzerland
Partially open

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International entry into Switzerland from Brazil

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Brazil
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Switzerland from Brazil

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Brazil
  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Entry is dependent on the visitor residing at least 10 days in a non high-risk area
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
Austria: Oberösterreich, Salzburg
France: Bretagne, Centre-Val de Loire, Hauts-de-France, Paris, Normandy, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Occitanie, Pays de la Loire, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Germany: Saxony, Thuringia
Italy: Campania, Apulia

This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Argentina, Bahrain, Belgium, Brazil, Cabo Verde, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Egypt, Estonia, Georgia, India, Kuwait, Latvia, Lithuania, Maldives, Mexico, Mongolia, Nepal, Netherlands, Paraguay, Seychelles, Slovenia, South Africa, Sweden, Tanzania, United Kingdom and Uruguay
  • Pre-departure COVID-19 test (with a negative test result) taken 3 days before boarding for all arrivals by air
This applies to all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Entry is dependent on the visitor residing at least 10 days in a non high-risk area
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Proof of a negative test is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Switzerland

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Considerations leaving from Brazil

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Switzerland from Brazil.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gstaad is 0041 58 463 00 00.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gstaad is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Gstaad is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Brazil from Switzerland.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 6 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Gstaad is to fly and train which costs R$ 1300 - R$ 4600 and takes 21h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Gstaad is to fly and train which costs R$ 1800 - R$ 3000 and takes 18h 53m.

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It is approximately 9484 km to get from São Paulo to Gstaad.

It takes approximately 19h 20m to get from São Paulo to Gstaad, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Geneva Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 55m and has one stopover.

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Gstaad is 5h ahead of São Paulo. It is currently 5:35 PM in São Paulo and 10:35 PM in Gstaad.

LATAM Chile, Lufthansa, Air China and eight other airlines offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 116+ hotels available in Gstaad. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Sao Paulo Airport is to shuttle which takes 39 min and costs R$ 57.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to Gstaad.
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  • Distance: 9484 km
  • Duration: 19h 20m

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Gstaad, Switzerland?

There is no direct connection from São Paulo to Gstaad. However, you can take the shuttle to Guarulhos Airport - Terminal 2, take the walk to Sao Paulo airport, fly to Geneva, take the walk to Genève-Aéroport, take the train to Montreux, then take the train to Gstaad. Alternatively, you can take the shuttle to Guarulhos Airport - Terminal 2, take the walk to Sao Paulo airport, fly to Zurich, take the walk to Zürich Flughafen, take the train to Spiez, take the train to Zweisimmen, then take the train to Gstaad.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 260 - SFr 750
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 340 - SFr 650
Flights from Sao Paulo to Basel via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 230 - SFr 700
Flights from Sao Paulo to Basel via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Lyon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 270 - SFr 750
Flights from Sao Paulo to Lyon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 230 - SFr 650
Flights from Sao Paulo to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 290 - SFr 650
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 380 - SFr 700
Flights from Sao Paulo to Turin via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 320 - SFr 900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Turin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 230 - SFr 700
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 52m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 300 - SFr 650
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via Porto
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
SFr 300 - SFr 650
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via Lisbon, Porto
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 300 - SFr 650
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 52m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 280 - SFr 950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Lyon via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 310 - SFr 700
Flights from Sao Paulo to Milan Malpensa via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
14h 32m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 260 - SFr 800
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 340 - SFr 410
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 300 - SFr 850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich via Rome
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 300 - SFr 850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Lyon via Rome
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 310 - SFr 900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
14h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 460
Flights from Sao Paulo to Turin via Rome
Ave. Duration
14h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 320 - SFr 900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 310 - SFr 750
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 850
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 410 - SFr 1200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 650 - SFr 1100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 370 - SFr 900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 500 - SFr 1400
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 600 - SFr 2400
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 650 - SFr 2400
Flights from Sao Paulo to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 380 - SFr 950
Gol Transportes Aéreos
Website
voegol.com.br
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 1000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 360 - SFr 1100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Basel via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 360 - SFr 1100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 1100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 210 - SFr 950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 230 - SFr 900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 340 - SFr 1000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 360 - SFr 1100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 1100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 210 - SFr 950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 500 - SFr 700
Flights from Sao Paulo to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 370 - SFr 1100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 1000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 360 - SFr 1100
Flights from Sao Paulo to Lyon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 1000
Flights from Sao Paulo to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 230 - SFr 900
Flights from Sao Paulo to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 370 - SFr 1100
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich via Madrid
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 290 - SFr 800
Flights from Sao Paulo to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 320 - SFr 1300
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Madrid
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 340 - SFr 950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 950
Flights from Sao Paulo to Milan Malpensa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 500 - SFr 2400
Flights from Sao Paulo to Turin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 370 - SFr 1000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 310 - SFr 750
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zurich
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 410 - SFr 1200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 650 - SFr 2400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Geneva via Madrid
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
SFr 550 - SFr 1200
Flights from Sao Paulo to Basel via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 700
Flights from Sao Paulo to Basel via Porto
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
SFr 330 - SFr 700
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 290 - SFr 650
Flights from Sao Paulo to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 350 - SFr 750
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 85
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
MOB
Phone
+41 21 989 81 90
Website
mob.ch
Train from Montreux to Gstaad
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
MOB
Schedules at
Swiss Railways
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 29
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Rail 1st Class
SFr 30 - SFr 50
Train from Geneve to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 13 - SFr 19
Rail 1st Class
SFr 21 - SFr 35
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 40 - SFr 50
1st Class
SFr 40 - SFr 50
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Gallarate to Spiez
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 120
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 45 - SFr 65
1st Class
SFr 85 - SFr 120
Train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Spiez
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 130
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
SFr 55 - SFr 75
1st Class
SFr 95 - SFr 130
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 12 - SFr 30
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 12 - SFr 18
1st Class
SFr 21 - SFr 30
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 27 - SFr 65
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 27 - SFr 40
1st Class
SFr 40 - SFr 65
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 16 - SFr 25
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 95
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Rho-Fiera Milano
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 21
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
SFr 19 - SFr 21
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Rho-Fiera Milano
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 60
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
SFr 15 - SFr 21
Base Standard
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Base Premium
SFr 40 - SFr 60

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