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SBB Mobile on Windows Phone 7

SBB Mobile offers:

  • Door-to-door travel information
  • Real-time information in the event of an incident
  • «Take me Home» function
  • Calendar import of timetable connections (WP 8)
  • Buy and display tickets for public transport services
  • Ticket payment via credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express Switzerland, Diners Club, JCB, myOne), PostFinance Card or prepaid card (Visa/Mastercard).

Download

Download.

SBB Mobile can be downloaded free of charge from the Windows Marketplace.

To buy tickets, register in the "Tickets" menu under "Not yet registered".
Tip: Your login for the SBB Ticket Shop is also valid for your Windows Phone. If you do not have a login, simply register on your PC or directly in the SBB Mobile app (PostFinance Card registration only possible at the online Ticket Shop).

 

Data volume.

ContentData volume.
Download of the Mobile applicationapprox. 5.4 MB
Travel timetable updateapprox. 2 – 10 KB
Map (per zoom-level/scale change) loadingapprox. 100 KB
Real-time information enquiriesapprox. 0.2 – 3 KB
News, RSS Feed updateapprox. 0.2 – 3 KB
  

Information

Timetable features.

  • Direct online enquiries using the Windows Phone
  • Enter stations/stops, addresses and landmarks
  • Retrieve start/destination from Contacts
  • Urban, national and international timetables (as per SBB online timetable)
  • Real-time information in the event of an incident (delays, alternative connections, cancellations, platform alterations, rail traffic information, strikes and occupancy display)
  • Intermediate stop display (route information)
  • Start/destination can be viewed in Bing Maps
  • GPS support (search for nearby stations/stops)
  • “Take me Home” function

Real-time timetable.
All the information you need, even when you’re on the move: up-to-date arrival and departure times, platform alterations, etc. are available in real time throughout your journey.

Correct to the address.
You can create your route enquiries using an extendable adaptive favourites list that recognises individual addresses and points of interest as well as stations (approx. 28’000) and stops (approx 6’000).

Map support.
Are you unfamiliar with your departure point or destination? Find your current position and the nearest station or stop using Bing Maps and then transfer this to your route enquiry. Or use the “Take me Home” function: SBB Mobile can get you home from any point in Switzerland in the best possible way using GPS support.

Ticket features.
(optional – requires registration with the SBB Ticket Shop)

Purchase and display of tickets.

  • Buy via the timetable
  • Purchase by entering the starting point and destination
  • Use your favourites list to quickly buy tickets you have purchased before
  • If you are not making the return journey on the same day, please buy a single ticket for each day
  • Display the tickets: Menu “Tickets” “Display tickets”

Tip: Quick ticket display: Open the program, shake the Windows Phone and the last ticket will be displayed straight away.

Ticket for accompanying passengers.
“Ticket for accompanying passengers” offers the option of purchasing the same ticket for a maximum of 8 additional passengers travelling with you. The class and destinations cannot be changed. Please note: When buying tickets for accompanying passengers, you must travel together for the outward and return journeys.

Paying.
You can pay for MobileTickets using the following credit cards:

Credit cards:

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Diners Club
  • American Express Switzerland
  • JCB
  • myOne

Debit cards:

  • PostFinance Card

Debit cards from other providers are not accepted.

Prepaid cards:

  • Visa
  • Mastercard

Prepaid cards from other providers are not accepted.
(It is not possible to make payment by invoice.)

Available tickets.
The following range of tickets is available from the SBB Mobile Shop:

National tickets.

  • Standard tickets Switzerland
  • Class upgrade (on specific route)
  • 1-day travelpass (with Half-Fare travelcard)
  • Class upgrade for a day for GA or travelpass
  • 1-day travelpass valid from 9 a.m. (with Half-Fare travelcard)
  • Class upgrade for a day from 9 a.m.
  • 1-day travelpass for children
  • City-City ticket
  • Day pass full fare for bicycle
  • Day pass reduced fare for bicycle
  • 1-day travelpass for dogs
  • Seat reservations for journeys within Switzerland
  • Bicycle reservations (ICN only)

Regional tickets.

Traffic communitiesTickets
Zürcher VerkehrsverbundSingle ticket/day pass, 9 o’clock day pass, class upgrade, zone upgrade, supplement night network, ZürichCARD 24 hours, ZürichCARD 72 hours, Individual ticket/Day Pass city network Zürich (Zone 10), Individual ticket/Day Pass city network Winterthur (Zone 20)
Ostwind (St. Gallen, Appenzell, Thurgau)Single ticket, day pass, day pass PLUS, extension ticket, single ticket Frauenfeld, class upgrade, supplement night network
A-Welle (Aargau)Single ticket, day pass, 9 o'clock day pass, supplement night network, class upgrade, extension ticket
Libero (Bern, Solothurn)Single ticket, day pass, class upgrade, extension ticket
Passepartout (Luzern, Obwalden, Nidwalden)Single ticket, day pass, class upgrade, supplement night network
Mobilis (Vaud)Single ticket, class upgrade, zone upgrade, day pass, supplement night network Pyjama
Tarifverbund NordwestschweizSingle ticket, day pass, centre day pass, special ticket, class upgrade
unireso (Genève)Single ticket, day pass, day pass from 9 o'clock, class upgrade
Onde Verte (Neuchâtel)Single ticket, 24 hours card, class upgrade, extension ticket,
Tarifverbund ZugSingle ticket, day pass, class upgrade, Schwyz and Zug Tariff Community combined day pass, supplement night network
Frimobil (Fribourg/Freiburg)Single ticket, day pass, class upgrade, extension ticket
Tarifverbund SchwyzSingle ticket, day pass, class upgrade, Schwyz and Zug Tariff Community combined day pass, supplement night network
Tarifverbund Berner OberlandSingle ticket Bödeli, day pass Bödeli
FlexTax (Schaffhausen)Single ticket, day pass, class upgrade, extension ticket, supplement night network
  

NB: The range of tickets available is regularly expanded.

Other functions.

  • All timetable enquiries and ticket purchases may be viewed in the history list
  • Languages: English, German, French and Italian
  • Automatic updates as soon as these are available

System requirements.

SBB Mobile is compatible with all Windows Phone devices that have an operating system 7.5 or above.

Costs

SBB Mobile is available free of charge from the Windows Marketplace. All you pay are the data transmission costs charged by your mobile network provider when downloading the application and when calling up timetables.

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