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Air Travel
Zürich Airport, Geneva Airport, and Swissair "Smart Cars."

Boat Travel
Lake steamers and riverboats.

Mountain Excursions
Cogwheel railroads, funiculars, and aerial cable cars.

Rail Travel
Riding the trains in Switzerland and Austria.

Road Travel
Cars, postal buses, and bicycling.

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If you live in the U.S., Canada, or the United Kingdom, you can use this site to buy Swiss, Austrian, and other European rail passes in your local currency. The site, which is operated by the Swiss and French national railroads, also has links to general agents in other countries.



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Need a car in Europe?

If you live outside the EU, a tax-free tourist car lease can be cheaper than renting for visits of 21+ days. Other benefits:

To compare vehicles and rates, see:

      arrow  Renault

      arrow  Peugeot

For car rentals under 21 days:

      arrow  Auto Europe


Traveling by train?
Get free schedules, maps, and guides for 50+ European railroads. (Residents of North and Central America can buy tickets and rail passes online.)

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