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GoldenPass Line
One of the brightest stars in Switzerland’s rail network, the GoldenPass line stretches nearly 150 miles from Lucerne to Lake Geneva. Travelers enjoy unforgettable views of so many of Switzerland’s highlights from Montreux to Zweisimmen as they relax aboard panoramic trains.

Montreux > Zweisimmen > Interlaken > Brünig Pass > Lucerne

  • GoldenPass Line is the world’s first panoramic train put into service between Montreux and Zweisimmen. It remains the only line in Switzerland offering VIP seating at the front of the train giving a driver’s eye view.
  • These ultra-modern trains are the only ones to give the traveller the unique sensation of being totally at one with the “grandeur” of the unfolding landscape.
  • Leaving Montreux, the line rises above Lake Geneva allowing a full view of the magnificent landscape of the Lake Region as it spreads out. At Jaman, it plunges through a tunnel into the mountains, changing valleys and heading for the world famous resorts of Châteaux d’Oex and Gstaad. The line attains its culminating point (1,274m/4180ft) before reaching Zweisimmen, from where the traveller can continue the trip with the GoldenPass Panoramic towards Interlaken and Lucerne.

Accommodation type

  • Panorama Coaches and dining options

Lucerne - Interlaken Ost

  • Panorama coaches in 1st class
  • Dining car

Interlaken Ost - Zweisimmen

  • Salon coaches in 1st class
  • Railbar service

Zweisimmen - Montreux

  • GoldenPass Classic or GoldenPass Panoramic
  • Train Numbers 2217/2127/2216/3126 are GoldenPass Classic services
  • Railbar service
  • Panorama coaches in 1st and 2nd class
  • "Grande vue" VIP front seats (spec. supplement required)

Prices Policy

  • Prices may vary depending on the accommodation.

Passholder fares

  • Eurail Global Pass, Eurail Select Pass (including Switzerland), Swiss Pass, Swiss FlexiPass, Swiss Youth Pass are valid on the entire journey (reservation additional). The whole trip from Lucerne to Montreux is covered by the Pass.

1st class Open Ticket on the following routes:

  • Lucerne - Montreux
  • Lucerne - Interlaken
  • Interlaken - Gstaad
  • Spiez - Montreux
  • Gstaad - Montreux

Booking Period

  • Trains tickets can be booked up to 90 days before train departure date.

Tickets and further information can be obtained at our offices

For further enquiries, please contact us at: or any of our offices at:

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