When is it worth getting a public transport travelcard?

On many routes, it is worth getting a public transport travelcard for as few as two days of commuting per week. Depending on how long your commute is, and how much you need to travel within the cities or fare networks you travel to, a GA, Modular, Point-to-Point or Regional Travelcard will be the best deal for you. We’ll be happy to help you find the perfect travelcard for you. 

How to choose your public transport travelcard.

Factors to consider when choosing the right travelcard are your personal commuting habits, your plans to travel for leisure and your family’s travel needs. We have collated a few examples here, including the advantages of each travelcard, to give you an overview. We’ll also be happy to help you find your perfect travelcard with a personal consultation.

  1. GA Travelcard.

    The offer includes:

    • Worthwhile from two to three commutes per week for longer routes.

    • Unlimited travel across Switzerland by train, bus and boat for all your leisure activities.

    • Available with monthly or annual payment (minimum contract term of 6 months).

  2. Modular Travelcard.

    The offer includes:

    • Perfect for commuting between two fare networks.

    • Flexible and customised combinations of zones and routes possible.

    • Possible validity period: 1 month or 12 months.

  3. Point-to-Point Travelcard.

    The offer includes:

    • Worthwhile from two commutes per week on shorter routes.

    • Unlimited travel on a chosen route.

    • Available for 7 days, 1 month or 12 months.

  4. Regional Travelcard.

    The offer includes:

    • Worthwhile from two commutes per week within a transport or fare network.

    • For leisure travel or the daily commute.

    • Available as a weekly*, monthly or annual travelcard. * only available for certain networks

  5. Half Fare Travelcard.

    The offer includes:

    • Ideal complement for half-price leisure travel throughout Switzerland.

    • Benefit from supersaver tickets with the Half Fare Travelcard.

    • Loyalty discount for seamless renewal.

    • Available as an annual travelcard.

Book a consultation right away.

Our staff at your nearest public transport point of sale will be happy to take some time to help you find the best travelcard option for you.

We would also be happy to advise you over the phone. You can reach us all day every day on 0848 446 688 (CHF 0.08/min.).

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