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Address: Bern, Switzerland
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A modern downtown building that serves as one of Switzerland's more...

A modern downtown building that serves as one of Switzerland's more important railroad hubs.

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A busy train station easy to get to

This train station is easy to get to from anywhere in the city It is well organized and the display areas for departing and arriving trains is easy to read

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
bradyboy2
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Its simple yet elegant in design and Swiss quality , cleanness shine . A good experience station and i loved being there.

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Thank Alok K
Baltimore, Maryland
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63 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The Central Station is modern and large. Public transit is just outside the station. The station also boasts a mall that has several food markets. The markets have prepared food for the budget conscious.

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Thank MJR4
Thunder Bay, Canada
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132 reviews
79 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to find after we return car rental. interesting shopping. But we couldn't find the bathrooms not sure where they where hiding. Train right on time.

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Thank familytimes2012
florida
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697 reviews
371 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This train station is easy to get to from anywhere in the city It is well organized and the display areas for departing and arriving trains is easy to read

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Thank bradyboy2
London, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Central Railway Station is - like all Stations in Switzerland - easy to navigate, littered with a large number of shops of all varieties. Unlike the archaic system in the UK, in Switzerland you can go to the Platform at any time, whether you are travelling or not and there are no barriers keeping you out of the Platform... More 

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633 reviews
186 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Busy and well organised . Building is interesting 20 minutes walk to old town Many shops selling food But too many smokers puffing along the station . Good station but unhealthy atmosphere

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Thank Happy258
Sofia, Bulgaria
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167 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I personally do not expect much out of train stations to be honest however first and foremost they need to be efficient which isn't a problem for the Swiss. Everything is always well labeled and organized. The staff at the station was friendly and helpful. After being to some train stations around the world I've also grown to enjoy the... More 

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Thank Thomas H
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very well organized central station in the center of the city. With a lot of shopping and eating (snack) possibilities. Clean as always in Switzerland.

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Thank Thomas S
Wheaton, Illinois
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109 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The central railroad station brings you easily to Bern. The stores in the station will be a convenient place to shop.

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katy,Texas
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54 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To me this was a mega rail station.dont make the mistake we did and know that sometimes bigger trains take up both entries

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