Bicycling in Switzerland
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ABOVE: Bicyclists take a break by the River
Thur in Canton Thurgau, Switzerland.
Your bike to rent at the station
The Swiss Federal Railways has information on bike rentals at train stations,
train/bicycle tour offers, and more.
Rent a Bike
Hire bicycles at rental points through Switzerland.
Zürirollt: Free Bike Rental in Zürich
Borrow an adult or children's bicycle free of charge, just by showing
your ID and paying a deposit. (If you need help on the hills, you can rent an
electric bike for a reasonable fee.)
SwitzerlandMobility - Cycling in Switzerland
If you don't find the information you need on this multilingual site, you can
order guides and maps
Over the Alps on a Bike With a Boost
Tim Neville wrote this article about
electric biking in Switzerland for The New York Times and
International Herald Tribune.
The following links represent only two of the many companies
that offer escorted or unescorted bike tours in Switzerland. (You can find more
tour outfitters via Web search or by searching on "bike tours" at the
Switzerland Tourism Web site,
Bicycling in Switzerland - Inroduction
Photo © Switzerland Tourism.