Notes Christmas Markets.

Switzerland.

Offer.

The offer includes a return journey to the specified excursion destination from most Swiss railway stations, plus an additional service that can be obtained at the destination by handing over the SBB RailAway voucher. The train tickets are valid for three days (regional transport system tickets one day), for online purchases, one day each for the outward and return journeys.

Bookings, information

The offers are available online at sbb.ch/advent, at most railway stations in Switzerland or by telephone from Rail Service 0900 300 300 (CHF 1.19/min.). Please note the validity period of each offer.

Junior travelcard, Grandchild travelcard, Children's Co-travelcard, GA travelcard, young persons and AHV/IV.

Holders of a Junior travelcard/Grandchild travelcard/Children's Co-travelcard (for your children/grandchildren up to 16 years old), a personal annual GA travelcard (adults, young adults and seniors), a 1-day travelpass (excluding children’s, regional and municipal 1-day travelpasses) or another ticket of their own, and in some cases young people and holders of an AHV/IV ID card, can benefit from discounted additional SBB RailAway services on most of the offers. To benefit from this discount, the relevant ticket must be purchased from the ticket counter or online at sbb.ch/advent (available online with the following tickets: full price, ½ price, Junior travelcard, Grandchild travelcard, Children's Co-travelcard, GA travelcard) before the journey. Please note the information on the relevant offer page. Identification documents mentioned above must be presented when the tickets are purchased at the railway station and redeemed at the ticket office of the service provider in question. Junior travelcard/ Grandchild travelcard/Children's Co-travelcard discounts can only be granted if the companion holds an SBB RailAway ticket. Discounts cannot be given at the destination!

Prices.

With regard to the price examples for the offers, we have selected larger stations. In each case, the prices include the train journey (outward and return) via the standard route as well as the other additional services for the combined offers. All offers are also available with train travel in 1st class. The discount applies to the published individual price. All prices are per person, inclusive of VAT.

½: half price for adults with a Half-Fare travelcard
1/1: full price for adults without a Half-Fare travelcard

Ages set out for SBB RailAway offers are to be understood as follows: prices that are stated to be valid for children up to 16 years old, for example, apply up to one day before the child’s 16th birthday. There may be rounding differences up to a maximum of CHF 0.57 on the price.

International.

Offer and booking.

Offers Colmar and Strasbourg.

The offers are available at most Swiss railway stations (plus possible booking fees) or by telephone from Rail Service 0900 300 300 (CHF 1.19/minute from a Swiss landline). Bookings can be made up until the booking deadline (usually 5 pm the previous day).

Offers for Germany.

The offers are available at most Swiss railway stations (plus possible booking fees), or by telephone from Rail Service 0900 300 300 (CHF 1.19/minute from a Swiss landline). Regional transport on-site is not included. Bookings can be made up until the booking deadline (usually 5 pm the previous day).

Offers for Austria.

You can purchase the individual offers at most Swiss stations (plus any administration fees) or by calling the Rail Service on 0900 300 300 (CHF 1.19/min). Regional transport at the destination is not included. Booking deadline normally 5 p.m. the day before departure.

Prices and validity.

Offers Colmar and Strasbourg.

The offer includes the outward and return journey and is valid for two days. Bookings can be made up until the booking deadline (usually 5 p.m. the previous day). Timetable and/or price specifications are subject to modifications. The offers are also available for 1st class.

Offers for Germany.

The offer includes the outward and return journey and is valid for two days; bookings can be made up until the booking deadline (usually 5 p.m. the previous day); timetable and/or price specifications are subject to modifications. The offer is also available for 1st class.

Combined offers for Austria.

The offers include the outward and return trips and are valid for two days; booking deadline normally 5 p.m. the day before departure. Timetable and/or prices subject to change. The offers are also available for 1st class.

Cancellation/Exchange.

Offers Colmar and Strasbourg.

A train journey can be exchanged/cancelled for a fee. Please ask at your ticket counter for details.

Offers for Germany. 

Exchange and refund not possible.

Offers for Austria.

Exchange and refund not possible.

Europa-Park.

see “Legal tips for Europa Park”.

Passport/ID card/Visa.

A valid ID card or passport is required. In some countries, a visa is required for certain nationalities. Travellers are responsible for complying with the entry, health and foreign exchange regulations.

Hotel reservation/Currency exchange.

Hotel information and reservations are available at all major railway stations, at travel agencies at the station and on the Internet at sbb.ch/hotelsLink opens in new window.. SBB Change exchanges over 50 foreign currencies without commission on presentation of a GA travelcard. At the major railway stations, SBB Change also offers Travel Cash, Travellers Cheques and the Global Refund Taxfree service.

Liability/Insurance.

Insurance is the participants' own responsibility.

Prices and programmes are subject to modifications. Prices valid as at 10.12.2017 for Christmas markets in Switzerland, 1.12.2017 for Christmas markets abroad. Our General Terms and Conditions for individual passengers (individuals and groups up to nine people) apply to individual passengers in respect of the travel services offered at sbb.ch/leisure. The currently applicable version of these General Terms and Conditions can be found at www.sbb.ch/agb-railaway or can be viewed at your booking office.

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