Gstaad Transportation

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    The GOLDEN PASS

    by globetrott Updated Feb 26, 2016

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    The golden pass train is using the ordinary traintrack that is used by lots of trains every day without a surcharge, without the need of reservation and with waggons that are less crowded !
    The only advantage that I see for the Golden Pass train is that you have some wider panorama-windows, an aircondition (that you mostly dont need in Switzerland) and a table in front of your seat plus earphones with explanations given.
    Something that is not possible on these trains is to open a window !
    This is why I mostly take the ordinary trains between Montreux and Interlaken. The landscape around Gstaad is really stunning, so dont miss that trainline !

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    by train to Gstaad

    by globetrott Written Feb 2, 2016

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    Travelling from Spiez by train to Gstaad and onwards to Montreux is one of the best experiences that you can get in Switzerland and this trainline is also a part of the ordinary train-system, so all of your half-fare tickets, Eurail, Interrail etc. are valid !
    Skip the Golden Pass train, that just needs extra reservation, a surcharge and will be crowded almost every day of the year !
    On all of the other, ordinary trains you can hop on and off as you like without reservation !!!

    Website: http://www.sbb.ch

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    A stop on the GoldenPass route

    by Manara Updated Aug 25, 2010

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    As I already disclosed in the title, Gstaad is one of the stations on the route of the GoldenPass train, which goes from Montreux to Interlaken and vice-versa. It is one of those railway routes that are very well-known by tourists, so the company of Swiss railways recommends to make reservations, however they are not obligatory. Personally, I did not make a reservation, although I was there during the high season, and I was able to find seats anyway.
    In addition to the GoldenPass trains, but covering a section of the same route, there are also other local trains of the line that connects Montbovon to Zweisimmen. They travel every hour from before 5 am to after 11 pm, so goint to Gstaad or leaving it is very easy.
    My picture shows a railway bridge that can be seen from the centre of Gstaad, and of course, if you happen to travel by, you can have a view of the centre of Gstaad from the train.
    The timetables can be found in the website of the SBB, the Swiss railways.

    Website: http://www.sbb.ch/en/

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    Swiss Trains

    by firechick Updated Jul 21, 2003

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    www.sbb.ch -- the Swiss train system is safe, reliable and a very easy way to get to Gstaad. Their website allows you to pick English, German, French or Italian.

    Website: http://www.sbb.ch

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