Rail & Bike
Follow the metre-gauge track on two wheels
Your ticket for pure biking fun! The graubündenPASS Bike lets mountain bikers and tourers travel freely throughout the Swiss canton of Graubünden by RhB. Up and down, back and forth: the flexible way to transport your bike, loading and unloading it yourself.
You put together your own cycle tour – and can hop aboard a train at any time. The graubündenPASS Bike lets you enjoy unlimited travel on the RhB network for a whole day – including bike transport.
The graubündenPASS Bike is available for a region of your choice (1 zone) or for all Graubünden (all zones). The pass is valid in the Swiss canton of Graubünden on the networks of the Rhaetian Railway, the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB Chur - Bad Ragaz) and the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn (Disentis/Mustér - Oberalp pass), on PostBus, Engadin Bus, Chur town buses, Silvestri Bus Livigno, local buses in Klosters, Scuol and St. Moritz, on the routes Martina, cunfin – Mals and Martina - Landeck and takes you up to lofty heights on the Rhäzüns-Feldis cable-car line.
Graubünden – the country of cyclists provides a number of highlights. The following cycle and mountain bike tours are particularly recommended with the GraubündenPass Bike offer.
Freewheeling through the Surselva: the highlights of this 65-kilometre-long cycle route are the picturesque villages along the Vorderrhein River, the wild Rhine Gorge, the confluence of the Vorderrhein and Hinterrhein at Reichenau and the cantonal capital of Chur.
|Duration||4 h 00 min|
From Flims village this easy, gently tour continues on to the Walser settlement of Fidaz, past the mighty rock walls of the Flimserstein into the high-lying valley of Bargis – and on further to the hidden waterfalls of the Rusna «Cathedral». An insider tip!
|Duration||2 h 30 min|
It's not just railway passengers that are fascinated by the Zügen Gorge. In similar fashion to the Rhaetian Railway line, the bike trails snake their way along the top of the imposing ravine towards Wiesen and back. Due to Wiesen's mild climate, the route is often already open in early summer.
|Ascent||1 380 m|
|Descent||1 380 m|
|Duration||5 h 30 min|
The route takes cyclists from Scuol to Zernez and on through the picturesque Engadin villages of Susch, Lavin, Guarda and Ardez. After the final climb to Ftan you embark on a whirlwind descent – with stunning views – back to the starting point.
|Descent||1 200 m|
|Duration||4 h 15 min|
Start in Samedan, destination Poschiavo: This unique route links the Engadin with Valposchiavo. There is plenty to enjoy along the way: changing climate zones, the crossing of the Alps, the highest railway line in Europe and a UNESCO World Heritage site.
|Descent||1 350 m|
The route through the lower part of Upper Engadin starts in Zuoz, continues along the right side of the valley to S-chanf before climbing up to Alp Graitschouls. Your hard work will be rewarded by unimpeded panoramic views of the Upper Engadin.
Follow in the wake of the Swiss Bike Masters: the single trail leading from Pany in the Prättigau region to St.Antönien with stopping off points at the mountain huts in Bova and Via Ascharina is fun for the whole family yet still provides a dash of racing spirit.
|2nd class||1 zone||all zones|
|1 day adult||45.00||65.00|
|1 day with Half-fare card||35.00||50.00|
All prices are in Swiss francs (CHF) per person
Points to note when loading your bicycle on the Rhaetian Railway and PostBus:
On some Postbus routes, reservations are required for carry-on bikes or the transportation of bicycles may be restricted. Details can be found in the relevant field on the timetable. In the case of Engadin Bus and the Chur town buses, cycles are transported on board the bus only if there is sufficient space and the passengers are not inconvenienced.
Note: The RhB provides a cost-effective and reliable service for transferring your luggage from hotel to hotel and from hotel to railway station or vice versa. Hand your luggage in at the hotel reception before 9 a.m., and you can collect it on the same day at your destination hotel or railway station. More information.
The graubündenPASS Bike is valid in the Swiss canton of Graubünden as follows:
The routes are indicated on the map.
* In the Engadin bus and in the Chur town buses bicycles are transported in the passenger compartment unless it has enough space and the passengers are not disadvantaged.