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Travel Cash - the travel card.
The Travel Cash Card is safer than cash.
The card can be loaded with an amount between 100 and 10,000 in your desired currency (CHF, EUR, USD).
Your desired amount is paid for in Swiss francs. The daily exchange rate for loading the card in euros and dollars can be found at the SBB counter.
You can use the card to pay for your purchases at around 36 million Mastercard merchant locations.
You can withdraw cash at more than 2 million ATMs worldwide.
The card has no daily or monthly limits. However, please be aware of the withdrawal limits of the ATM operators.
My Card App.
The My Card app gives you control over your expenses at all times. Check your card balance or view your transactions.
What are the advantages of buying a Travel Cash Card from SBB?
No bank account is required - you can load your Travel Cash Card at over 150 SBB salespoints.
No waiting period - the Travel Cash Card is available locally, there is no delivery time.
A third party can also reload the card.
Evidence of creditworthiness is not required for the issuing of the card.
For a card to be issued, your permanent residence must be in Switzerland or the Principality of Liechtenstein.
The card holder must personally be present at the time the card is first issued. Afterwards, the balance can be loaded by both the card holder and third parties.
A maximum of five cards per person can be issued.
The issuer of the card is Swiss Bankers Prepaid Services Ltd.
There is no annual fee.
You pay a 1.5% loading commission of the load amount for cards in euros and US dollars and a 2.5% loading commission for cards in Swiss francs.
ATM withdrawals are only charged EUR 5.–, USD 5.– or CHF 5.–, depending on card currency.
Paying with the card in shops and online incurs a fee of EUR 1.00, USD 1.00, CHF 1.00.
Payment takes place in Swiss francs, regardless of the card's currency.
Prices and product specifications subject to modifications.
Travel Cash is the secure complement to cash. Our employees will be happy to advise you on the best way to organise your travel money.
If the card is to be used in countries which use euros or US dollars as their local currency, it is recommended that you purchase a Travel Cash Card already in this currency. If the card is to be used in countries with a different or various local currencies, it is recommended that you purchase a Travel Cash Card in Swiss francs.
For more travel tips, see the country information from Swiss Bankers.
If you lose your card, immediately inform customer service at Swiss Bankers Prepaid Services Ltd., tel. +41 31 710 12 15. Your card will be locked immediately and a new card will be sent to you, loaded with the remaining value of the missing card.
Replacement Travel Cash cards are shipped free worldwide and are sent by courier service. In Europe, you will usually receive the replacement card on the next working day. Travellers to distant lands need not wait long either – customers in the US will receive their replacement card about two working days after reporting it lost, while those further afield face a wait of three days on average.