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Does the Swiss half fare card work on the Jungfrau railway?

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Does the Swiss half fare card work on the Jungfrau railway?

I will be traveling with my 15 year old daughter in February, 2014. I will be flying in to Zurich and then taking the train to Interlaken. I was told I could buy the Swiss Half Fare Card at the train station for 120 swiss francs that would allow me to travel for half price from Zurich to Interlaken, and along with the free Family Card, that my daughter could travel free. I was also told that I could use the Half Fare card to get half off of the train to the top of the Jungfrau and that I could buy a Junior Card for my daughter for 30 swiss francs and that my daughter could go free. Has anyone done this? I got conflicting information when I called Jungfrau railways and then called SBB. Would appreciate any info.

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1. Re: Does the Swiss half fare card work on the Jungfrau railway?

The Half Fare Card is valid to Jungfraujoch. With the Swiss Family Card your daughter will also get free travel there. No need to buy a Junior Card.

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2. Re: Does the Swiss half fare card work on the Jungfrau railway?

Yes. 50% discount. Better value than the Swiss pass which can get you as far as Wengen or Grindelwald free, but only gives a 25% discount past these two villages.

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3. Re: Does the Swiss half fare card work on the Jungfrau railway?

Thank you for your reply.

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4. Re: Does the Swiss half fare card work on the Jungfrau railway?

Thanks for the info.

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5. Re: Does the Swiss half fare card work on the Jungfrau railway?

Thanks for the info.

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6. Re: Does the Swiss half fare card work on the Jungfrau railway?

We plan to arrive at Interlaken from Paris via Basel (it'll be 14 May but is not yet available on sncf website) either 15:51 or 17:51, then get bus 21 to Manor Farm campsite. We plan to be there until Tuesday 20th morning, then drive the hire car to Chur (very early start) & do the Bernina Express to Tirano. We are also hoping to do some scenic train journeys around Interlaken maybe the Jungfrau if it's clear. Is there an easy formula to work out advantages of half-fare card/ Swiss pass / just buying tickets as you go? Three adults are travelling together so we would get 10% off Swiss Pass.

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