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Glacier Express

Switzerland
+41 27 927 77 77
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Reviewed yesterday

And I thought the Alaska Railway Denali to Anchorage was great (which it is!!!) But this trip ride is impossible to describe. 6 hour train ride from Cur to Zermatt. The ride is narrated using ear pieces so you can choose tolisten or not. Linen...More

Thank Doug L
Reviewed 2 days ago

We did the whole journey from Zermatt to St Moritz, the journey took about 9 hours and had stunning views nearly all the way. Lunch and snacks are provided and are of a good quality (though not free) and the staff are very professional and...More

1  Thank charlesjb70
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you take the Glacier Express from start to finish (St. Moritz to Zermatt or vice versa) then it ends up being an 8 hour train ride. We knew this prior to booking so we were prepared and planned for an all day train ride....More

Thank Aloha T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a remarkable train ride in a country full of amazing journeys. The weather was as good as we could have hoped (May) and the scenery really is as good as advertised. Stunning from one end to the next. This is also a very...More

1  Thank Brendan K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled from Zermatt to Sankt Moritz in late April. It had snowed heavily during the night (45 cm in Zermatt), so we were a bit apprehensive as the train goes to over 2000m altitude. On arrival at the railway station they reassured us in...More

1  Thank FvH2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Blessed with good weather . Had some stunning views of the alps. Still cant decide if Bernina was better or the glacier express. Pre book your seats ( to get the window seats ) even if you are yet to get ur swiss pass or...More

Thank Pankaj P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a MUST DO! We took the Glacier Express from St Moritz to Zermatt. We loved every minute of the 8 hour trip! Hope for a clear day as the views are amazing! We did the 3 course meal and we weren't disappointed! Lovely...More

Thank Blair H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is must in your swiss itinerary but make sure you take care of below precautions - Fully covered in Swiss Travel Pass, but reservation is must - It takes 1 full day - Train goes through quite different kinds of landscapes and it is...More

3  Thank VikramVI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the train from Brig to Chur having booked one window and one aisle seat in second class. The trip took four hours and we never once wanted to read our books or do a cross word. The scenery was stunning - first pastoral...More

2  Thank LimpetScotland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have Zermatt to Chur by this Glacier Express train which require advance seat reservation at sf13 per person no matter you are holding Swiss Pass or not. Views and quality of the train even in 2nd class justify the fare. Seat number in odd...More

2  Thank AUG2016familytrip
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Kobie C
we are flying in to Zurich have 4 days to return to Zurich would like to do the Glacier express and bernina express. which would be the best place to start and travel both lines plus go back to Zurich
25 April 2017|
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Response from Hambagahle | Reviewed this property |
Take the train Zürich to Zermatt via Visp. Spend the afternoon and night in Zermatt. Then take the Glacier Express to St Moritz. spend two nights in St Moritz and take the bernina Express to Tirano on the next day... More
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