Schweizerische Bundesbahnen (SBB)

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Compulsory reservation (10€) for journeys to/from Italy (see EuroCity IT).

   Zürich/Basel - Milano | Zürich - Graz | Zürich - Köln - Hamburg

reservation possible but not required

2nd class: EUR 4 (CHF 5)

1st class: EUR 4 (CHF 5)


Buy the reservation at a railway station. Reservations are usually available at stations in all countries where a particular train runs through. In many countries, especially in central and eastern Europe you can also buy reservations for trains in other countries.
In some countries (for instance in the Netherlands or Spain) you have to pay a service fee at the ticket counter.
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CH  Eurail in Switzerland

How to travel by Eurail in Switzerland. Overview and information to travel routes, Swiss train types, night trains and Eurail reservations.