Discounts for children.
Children always travel at low cost or even free of charge on public transport throughout Switzerland.
Children under 6 years of age.
Children under 6 years travel free of charge when accompanied by a person* holding a valid ticket. The accompanying person may take up to 8 children aged under 6 years with them free of charge. Half-price tickets must be purchased for each additional child, or any designated minimum fare must be paid.
*The accompanying person must be at least 12 years old and may then take up to four children with them free of charge. From 16 years of age, up to 8 children may travel with them.
Children aged between 6 and 16 years.
Children travel half-price on public transport from their 6th to their 16th birthday.
1-day travelpass for children.
When accompanied by an adult* with a GA travelcard or Half-Fare travelcard and a valid ticket, children aged 6 to 16 years can travel 2nd class for CHF 16 for the whole day. The 1-day travelpass for children costs CHF 32 for 1st class.
*The accompanying person must be at least 16 years old.
With the Junior travelcard for CHF 30, children aged 6 to 16 years may travel on public transport all year when accompanied by a parent with a valid ticket.
With the grandchild travelcard for CHF 30 per year, children aged 6 to 16 years may travel anywhere in Switzerland accompanied by a grandparent** with a valid ticket.
** The Grandchild travelcard is always issued to a pair of grandparents. Where there is only one grandparent, the duplicate will not be issued. The Grandchild travelcard CANNOT be issued to two grandmothers or grandfathers.
Other offers for children.
You will find information on the GA travelcard for children here.
Please note that you must take official identification with you to the counter when buying tickets and travelcards.
Price and product specifications subject to modifications.