The Wilhelm Tell offers the trip on a paddle steamer in first class, and then train Journey in first or second-class air-conditioned coaches. Reservations are compulsory and include seats on the boat and train.The William Tell Express operates only from May 1, 2008 to October 19, 2008.


Route
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 Traveling from Lucerne (Luzern in German) you’ll board a nostalgic paddle steamer for a 3-hour cruise on Lake Lucerne and enjoy a gourmet meal.

» At Fluelen, travelers board an air-conditioned panoramic train passing by charming villages and breath-taking bridges as you travel toward Lugano (=Locarno).  

» Depart from Luzern SGV is at pier across from train station.

» Travelers can travel from either Lucerne or from Locarno in the reverse direction.

» Pass and ticket are sold separately from reservation.


Accomodations
» First or second class air-conditioned coaches.

Journey time
» 5 hours 30 minutes.

Frequency
» 2 trains daily.

Directions 
» Runs in both directions: Lucerne - Locano or Lugano.



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