This trip will take us to Montreux via Gstaad, along the famous GoldenPass Line which runs from Lucerne to Montreux. And best of all: my colleague Pascal can travel cheaply with me thanks to the companion ticket.
When temperatures plummet and Jack Frost covers Switzerland in a cold, white blanket, several hundred SBB employees will be ready to clear away the snow. Some gritting, shovelling, ploughing and brushing will be called for. SBB is preparing for the winter by taking a variety of precautionary measures: