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Transportation

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.


Rail Europe our partner
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 Renault or Peugeot tourist lease can be cheaper than renting. Minimum driver age is 18, there' s no upper age limit, and rates include insurance.

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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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