Glacier Express Chur–Brig.

Glacier Express Brig–Chur.

Through the high Alps in the slowest fast train in the world. The short journey in the Glacier Express between Chur and Brig is an unforgettable experience.

You board the panorama coach of the Glacier Express in Chur and travel through the impressive Rhine Gorge to Disentis, on to the Oberalp Pass and then through the Goms Valley to Brig. You thereby enjoy one of the most attractive panorama journeys in Switzerland – surrounded by a breathtaking backdrop of mountains – and pass by original countryside, historical hamlets and masterpieces of railway construction.

You benefit from:

  • 1.4–31.5.2017: when booking on the Glacier Express, you receive a free Swiss Coupon Pass worth CHF 49 per booking.
  • 1.9–22.10.2017: a free upgrade to the 1st class in Glacier Express (according to availability).

Offer valid: up to 31 December 2017
(except 23.10–9.12.2017).


Travel route: from Chur to Brig (or the reverse).

1st day: individual rail journey from the place of residence to Chur. Overnight stay with breakfast.

2nd day: journey with the Glacier Express in the panorama coach from Chur to Brig. A day travelling across unspoilt mountain landscapes, deep gorges and lovely valleys, through countless tunnels and imposing bridges to Brig. Individual return rail journey from Brig to the place of residence, or an extended stay.


You stay overnight and have breakfast in Brig or Chur in a good 3- or 4-star hotel. All rooms have a bath/shower and WC. The hotel name will be given to you with the travel documents.

Our most important partner hotels for this trip.


  • 3 ***: Hotel Europe Garni. 
  • 4****: Hotel Ambassador.


  • 3***: Ambiente Hotel Freieck and Hotel Chur.
  • 4****: Hotel ABC Swiss.


Included in the offer.

  • Train journey in 2nd class (using the Half-Fare travelcard) from the place of residence to Chur and from Brig back to the place of residence (or the reverse).
  • 1 overnight stay with breakfast in the hotel in Chur.
  • Rail journey in the Glacier Express in the 2nd class panorama coach from Chur to Brig (or the reverse).
  • Seat reservation in the Glacier Express from Chur to Brig.
  • A free upgrade to the 1st class in Glacier Express (date of travel 1.9 to 22.10.2017, according to availability).
  • Free Swiss Coupon Pass (per booking, for travel date 1.4–31.5.2017).


Per person in CHF.


Per person in CHF.

*Children up to 16 years with Junior travelcard.

Other Supplements.

  • Optional cancellation insurance: CHF 29 per person.

Additional information.

  • Lean back and enjoy your lunch, freshly prepared in the on-board kitchen of the Glacier Express. The 3-course menu is usually served at your seat. Book this special experience now. Price per person CHF 43.
  • You may also book the journey in the reverse direction with overnight stay in Brig.
  • Choose whether you would like to take the trip on the Glacier Express on the first or second day.
  • If you would like to make this trip at short notice (fewer than 3 working days before departure) please book by telephone via the number, 0848 777 077 (local charges).
  • Your travel documents will be sent by post (no electronic dispatch possible).

The price examples are calculated for journeys via the advertised routing. The offer comprises both the outward and return train journey within Switzerland (in 2nd class, with Half-Fare travelcard). Prices include VAT. Prices and product specifications subject to modifications.
Prices effective: 1 December 2016.

Offer valid: up to 31 December 2017 (except 23.10–9.12.2017).


You can book this panorama trip:

  • online.
  • At the STC Service Centre on 0848 777 077 (free, local charges may apply).
  • for groups with 10 persons to special conditions at the STC groupes & events team +41 43 210 55 30 (free, local charges may apply) or per e-mail at Please note that the above mentioned time limited benefits are not valid for groups.