Enjoy the panoramic views of the Alpine heartland of Switzerland from the eastern to the western Swiss Alps. On the Glacier Express, pass through 91 tunnels, go over 291 bridges and travel along the 6708-ft Oberalp. 

glacier express

 

Route
» Zermatt - Brig - Andermatt - Chur - Davos or St. Moritz and vice versa.  
 

GEJourney time 
»
 7 hours 30 minutes


Frequency
» Runs all year.
 Summer: 4 trains daily
Winter 2 trains daily


Premium service is only offered on train numberspanob001
»
 904, 907, 908, 911


Accomodations

» Panoramic First class: 
 Oversized windows which extend into the roof cove provide all-round panoramic views. 
 36 seats (12 x 3 seat compartments, central aisle carriage) with table. 
› Air-conditioning. 
 Sealed windows. 
› Along the route, the most important features are described in a taped commentary in German, English, French, Italian, Chinese and Japanese.                             

» Panoramic Second class:
› Oversized windows which extend into the roof cove provide all-round panoramic views 48 seats
› (12 x 4 seat compartments, central aisle carriage) with table. 
 Air-conditioning.
 Sealed windows.
 Along the route, the most important features are described in a taped commentary in German, English, French, Italian, Chinese and Japanese.


Premium Train service offers
» In-seat catering (hot meals) *
» In-seat drinks service *
» Headphones for information system and Glacier Express information brochure 
* Reservation price does not include this service. Can be purchased on board.


Reservations
The Glacier Express has a supplement and it is mandatory to make seat reservations.


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