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Furka car train

General information about the Furka car train

  • Motorcyclists and cyclists must be in Realp, ready to be loaded, 15 minutes before the departure time.
  • Motorcyclists are responsible for securing their motorcycle and must remain with their vehicle during the journey.
  • Vehicles carrying dangerous goods, as defined by the ADR/ SDR, are prohibited from being loaded.
  • Prior to loading, please retract side antennas at least to the height of the vehicle roof. Please swing roof antennas down and secure these. (Caution! Danger through touching the overhead contact line).
  • Please don‘t throw any items (cigarette butts, bottles etc.) from the vehicle during the journey. Caution: Extreme danger!

Time table Furka

Departure Oberwald

Time period 01.10.2017 - 31.10.2017
Friday–Sunday 05.35h, 06.05h every 30 min. until 20.35h
Monday–Thursday 05.35h, 06.35h every 60 min. until 20.35h
Time period 01.11.2017 - 31.05.2018
Friday–Monday 05.35h, 06.05h every 30 min. until 21.35h
Tuesday–Thursday 05.35h, 06.35h every 60 min. until 21.35h
Time period 01.06.2018 - 30.09.2018
Friday–Sunday 05.35h, 06.05h every 30 min. until 20.35h
Monday–Thursday 05.35h, 06.35h every 60 min. until 18.35h

Departure Realp

Time period 01.10.2017 - 31.10.2017
Friday–Sunday 6.05h, 6.35h every 30 min. until 21.05h
Monday–Thursday 6.05h, 7.05h every 60 min. until 21.05h
Time period 01.11.2017 - 31.05.2018
Friday–Monday 06.05h, 06.35h every 30 min. until 22.05h
Tuesday–Thursday 06.05h, 07.05h every 60 min. until 22.05h
Time period 01.06.2018 - 30.09.2018
Friday–Sunday 06.05h, 06.35h every 30 min. until 21.05h
Monday–Thursday 06.05h, 07.05h every 60 min. until 19.05h

Holidays, timetable same as on Sunday
1st and 2nd January, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Ascension Day, Whitsun Monday, 1st August, 25th and 26th December

Prices

One-way prices for the Furka car train

Type of vehicle Price per ride (CHF) Price per ride (CHF)
  01.06. - 30.09. 01.10. - 31.05.
Motor vehicles up to 3.5 t and 9 passengers 27.00 33.00
Caravans up to 5 t overall weight 27.00 33.00
Trailers up to 0.75 t overall weight 20.00 20.00
Trailers over 0.75 t – 3.5 t overall weight/sailplanes 27.00 33.00
Motorcycles over 50 ccm / trikes / quads 20.00 20.00
Bicycles/small motorcycles up to 50 ccm 12.00 12.00
Bus 10-19 seats 49.00 49.00
Bus 20-25 seats 103.00 103.00
Bus 26-35 seats 165.00 165.00
Bus from 36 seats 225.00 225.00
Motor vehicle 3.5 t till 5 t 99.00 99.00
Motor vehicle up to 5 t till 10 t 158.00 158.00
Motor vehicle up to 10 t till 15 t 228.00 228.00
Motor vehicle up to 15 t till 20 t 328.00 328.00
Docking fees Vehicles > 3 m in height and extra width 25.00 25.00
Furka year-ticket CHF
Numberplate 3'500.00

Prices for point tickets

Point tickets for motor vehicles up to 3.5 t and 9 passengers

The point balance is valid for three years from the day of charging.

Value 1.10. – 31.05. 01.06. - 30.09.
CHF 250.00 CHF 29.20 CHF 23.30
CHF 750.00 CHF 21.00 CHF 16.80

Please note

Based on experience, longer waiting times on Saturdays in February and March starting from 9:00 am onwards are to be expected. We therefore recommend that you load before 9:00 am.

In case of traffic jams on the Gotthard A2 motorway, the special “Andermatt” lane must be used.

Maximum dimensions

Width Height Corner height
2.60 m 3.62 m 3.50 m
2.55 m 3.62 m 3.53 m
2.50 m 3.62 m 3.57 m
Max. weight: 20 t per vehicle    

Bicycles and Motorbikes

Bicycle and motorbike riders have to be ready for loading and boarding 15 minutes prior to departure time.

Loading railway stations

Oberwald, Tel. +41 (0)27 927 76 66, bahnhof.oberwaldmgbahn.ch
Realp, Tel. +41 (0)27 927 76 76bahnhof.realpmgbahn.ch