Getting to the Aletsch Arena by car

Travelling to Fiesch by car is easy with a good road and pass network and car trains. Large outside car parks are available at the cable car base stations.  

From Fiesch to Fiescheralp

For the last part of the journey, you take the local cableways from Fiesch base stations. The cableways take 7 to 10 minutes to reach the plateau. Fiescheralp is a traffic free mountain village at 2200m above sea level and only accessible by cable car from Fiesch. (You can not drive up there by car!) Large outside car parks are available at the cable car base station. Tickets and timetables on the homepage Aletscharena.

Timetable Summer 2018

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Getting to the Aletsch Arena by rail

The modern Swiss rail network and excellent connections mean getting here by train is easy and stress-free.

Travel to Brig with SBB (Swiss federal railways)...

...from Suisse romande: Geneva – Lausanne – Sion – Brig

...from Germany: Basel – Bern – Brig

...from Zurich: Zurich – Lucerne – Göschenen or Zurich – Bern – Brig

Continue from Brig or Göschenen with the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn (MGBahn) train as far as the Fiesch base station. From the base stations, the local cableway take just 10 minutes to the resorts of Fiescheralp on the car-free plateau.

Swiss Travel Pass

The Swiss Travel Pass entitles you to unlimited travel on consecutive days throughout the rail, bus and boat Swiss Travel System network. The Swiss Travel Pass is available for 3, 4, 8 or 15 days.

This pass also covers scenic routes and local trams and buses in 75 towns and cities and offers 50% reduction on most mountain railways and cable cars. The Swiss Travel Pass also includes the Swiss Museum Pass, allowing you free entrance to 500 museums and exhibitions.

This pass is only available to non-residents of Switzerland or the Principality of Liechtenstein. No photograph is required: simply present your passport or identity card. With a Swiss Travel Pass in your pocket, you have the ideal Rail Pass to travel in Switzerland.

Information Swiss Travel Pass

Timetable SBB (Swiss federal railways)

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