Jungfraujoch - Scenic train route

Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe - Scenic train - Switzerland

The Jungfrau Railway, a pioneering masterpiece among mountain railways, went into service in 1912. The cogwheel railway takes passengers from Kleine Scheidegg to the Jungfraujoch-Top of Europe

  • Jungfraujoch Journey

    The railway journey to the Jungfraujoch is an experience which leads through the Eiger and the Mönch. At the Eismeer and Eigerwand intermediate stations, visitors can enjoy the wonderful view. The Sphinx observation hall and terrace, the glistening Ice Palace, a walk on the eternal snows of Jungfrau plateau. Amazing all year round attractions on the Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe.

    Travel time: 02 hours and 24 minutes

  • Yes, that is the highest on Europe!

    Jungfraujoch-Top of Europe, which at 3,454 meters is Europe’s highest-altitude railway station in a world of rock, ice and snow. The journey to Europe's highest railway station. Seven of the nine kilometres of railway are in a tunnel hewn in the rock of the Eiger and Mönch. The Ice Gateway links the Ice Palace with the glacier plateau. Experience the high-Alpine winterworld at close quarters, in all four season and whatever the weather, from the shelter of the new building.

  • Let it snow!

    The train stops for five minutes at each of two intermediate stations, the Eigerwand (Eiger Wall) and Eismeer (Sea of Ice), where passengers can marvel at the fascinating mountain world through panorama windows. The Jungfrau Railway climbs a height difference of 1400 metres in around 50 minutes. Attractions on the Jungfraujoch: Ice Palace, Ice Gateway, Sphinx observation terrace, Plateau with hikes in the eternal snow, "Top of Europe" Glacier Restaurant, Summer ski & snowboard park and also the High Alpine Research Exhibition

Jungfraujoch prices & details

All routes are roundtrip options

2nd Class - Adult 2nd Class - Child
Grindelwald or Wengen to Jungfraujoch - Swiss Travel pass $171.00 $120.00
Interlaken to Jungfraujoch - Eurail Passholder* $194.00 $126.00
Interlaken to Jungfraujoch - Full fare $251.00 $126.00

* NOTE - Jungraujoch Eurail passholder has to be issued in conjunction with a Eurail Global Pass, Select Pass, or Regional Pass which includes Switzerland.
The Swiss Travel pass Fares is valid only for Swiss Travel pass holders. These options are available only as 2nd Class for Adults and Children.

** Route - Roundtrip travel from Grindelwald, Wengen or Interlaken to the Jungfraujoch railway station.
Travel time: 02 hours and 24 minutes

Reservations are recommended between Kleine Scheidegg - Jungfraujoch (May - October)
and can be made locally at any of the following Jungfraujoch Railway Stations: Interlaken Ost, Lauterbrunnen, Grindelwald, Grindelwald-Grund, Murren, Wengen. * Their costs are not added on the price above.

Children 6-15: discounted rate
Children under 6: free.

* meals are not included on any price. Snacks are sold at the train restaurant cart.

Ticket voucher - How to use and retrieve your tickets:

As soon as your booking have been processed, you will receive an email with your booking confirmation. In this email you will find all details about your purchase. Depending on the Scenic train you choose, you will receive either the actual train ticket or a Voucher to retrieve your ticket at the station. This will be listed on your confirmation email, please read it carefully.

* Some Scenic trains will require you to receive a voucher by mail first. After that you will use this voucher to get your ticket at the Scenic train specific station.

Each Scenic train will list an exchange point (when necessary) on its own page and details, for example, if you have purchased the Schilthorn/ Piz Gloria Scenic train your exchange point will be at the train station in Murrem.

When you have a Voucher: You must have the voucher received by mail to retrieve your tickets at the station. They cannot be retrieved with any other information. No exceptions. If by any reason you do not have your voucher with you, contact the issuer (the company where you have purchased it from) and ask for help. They will address the options you have for a refund. Please note that you can also check this options on the TERMS and CONDITIONS on the next tab.

When you have an actual ticket: You must have the tickets in hands to board the train. You cannot board the train or use your tickets any other way besides showing them at the stations.

Once you have your tickets in hands you are ready to enjoy your trip!

The ticket retrieve instructions will be sent in the confrimation email.

a) Exchange Points: Vouchers must be exchanged for tickets at specific stations according to your purchased Scenic train.

  • Norway in a NutShell: This voucher specifically do not need to be exchanged for tickets,
  • Glacier Express: You will receive actual tickets for this one. Glacier express train tickets must be stapled in an All Aboard ticket cover.
  • Golden Pass Line: You will receive actual tickets for this one. Golden Pass train tickets must be stapled in an All Aboard ticket cover.
  • Bernina Express: You will receive actual tickets for this one. Bernina Express train tickets must be stapled in an All Aboard ticket cover.
  • Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe: Voucher do not need to be exchanged and can be used as actual boarding pass
    at rail stations in Interlaken Ost, Grindelwald or Wengen.
  • Chocolate train: You will receive actual tickets for this one. Train tickets must be stapled in an All Aboard ticket cover.
  • Schilthorn / Piz Gloria: The voucher must be exchanged at the train station in Murren.
  • Mount Titlis: Mt. Titlis vouchers must be exchanged at the valley station in Engelberg.

  • b) When travelling in Switzerland, with a Swiss Pass: Free Swiss Family Card allows children under 16 to travel free with a parent or legal guardian. If reservations are necessary the child will have to purchase one to save her a seat.
    With an Eurail Pass, in Norway in a NutShell and children traveling without a parent: Discounted fare for children 4 - 15
    c) Children under 4 travel free when sharing an adult passenger’s accommodations.
    d) All tickets are subject to confirmation. The tickets have a variable horizon for booking, normally 60 to 90 days within trip date. A booking confirmation will be sent as soon as the booking have been processed.
    e) All fares are per person in US Dollars, subject to to change before the booking processing
    f) Physical Tickets: Those tickets must be mailed by FedEx. When you are placing your order it will be required to list a shipping address. Please select an address where this package could be received by someone for your own security.
    g) Handling fee: all bookings are subject to US$ 8 handling fee.
    h) Refund options: Once voucher has been exchanged for a ticket, refund is not possible. Vouchers may be refunded up to 6 months from the date of issue. A 15% cancellation penalty applies. It is not exchangeable.
    Tickets cannot be refunded or exchanged.


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