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Appenzeller Bahnen

Appenzell, Switzerland
+41 71 354 50 60
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Never a bad view

Train service is great and never a bad view. One train we were on had to switch to a bus for a leg... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
krisptoria
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Philly Burbs
Visit to Äscher mit zug von Appenzell Sehr Ruhrgebied und gut

Visit to Äscher mit zug von Appenzell Sehr Ruhrgebied und gut. We walked from campingsite to... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Hillien B
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Haren
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Appenzell, Switzerland
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Train service is great and never a bad view. One train we were on had to switch to a bus for a leg due to track work, and even that ran like clockwork.

Thank krisptoria
ab_appenzellerbahnen, Leiterin Markt und Produkte at Appenzeller Bahnen, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Dear Krisptoria Wow - what a nice review. Thank you very much! We are glad that you enjoyed travelling on our train and on the bus aswell. We hope to see you soon again. Kind regards Appenzeller Bahnen

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Visit to Äscher mit zug von Appenzell Sehr Ruhrgebied und gut. We walked from campingsite to Appenzell and with train to Hemisau and there we walked to Äscher ( tough) through the forest ,wildkirche and top and back with cablecar. It was heavy but great.

1  Thank Hillien B
ab_appenzellerbahnen, Leiterin Markt und Produkte at Appenzeller Bahnen, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Dear Hillien B Thank you very much for travelling with the Appenzeller Bahnen and for your great review! Wie are pleased that you had a great time in the beautiful valley of Appenzell. Kind regards Appenzeller Bahnen

Reviewed 6 May 2017

Very pleasant narrow gauge railway linking the St. Gallen Bahnhof (Main train station) and Appenzell. Short walk to most shops, hotels and restaurants in the area.

Thank rachel e
ab_appenzellerbahnen, Leiterin Markt und Produkte at Appenzeller Bahnen, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Dear Rachel Thank you very much for travelling with the Appenzeller Bahnen and for your review on TripAdvisor. We are pleased to hear that you recommend to travel by train from St.Gallen to Appenzell. We hope to welcome you soon again. Kind regards Appenzeller Bahnen

Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

This is what call the rural "Hop-on Hop-off" bus/train. We used it to see the local countryside, to visit St Gallen, or to access the numerous mountain trams and villages. It is a lovely way to travel and you don't have to watch the road.

Thank woodmister
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Great little train for getting out and about into the countryside. Runs every 30 minutes, stops many times all along the way, but good connecting transportation and scenic views of Appenzeller land. We took it to Wasseraun to connect with cable car to Ebenalp. Also...More

Thank Chinana
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Has big windows that open. Also great for views. Frequent trains. If you have appenzell card, it is free.

Thank bbbuttercup
Reviewed 6 August 2016

This is a great way to travel the region. You can easily get onto these little trains; good network coverage.

Thank fairytale78
Reviewed 5 August 2016

The train is tiny, but runs reliably to almost anywhere you might want to visit in the Appenzell region. Lots of fun and reasonably priced! If you stay 3 nights or more at a local hotel, they will give you a free pass to use...More

1  Thank Terre2014
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Even in a town as small as Appenzell the train is central and functions well with trains arriving and departing every 30 minutes. We took the train to the Kronberg cable car then hiked all the way back to Appenzell through stunningly beautiful countryside. Our...More

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

A local mountain train that runs from Gossau to St.Gallen.Its clean comfortable & punctual.it twists & climbs through mountain villages,offering fabulous views of the region.prices are reasonable.

Thank Michael D
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Response from ab_appenzellerbahnen | Property representative |
Dear Summertravels2 Thank you for your interest in our railway company. We recommend you the following train rides: No. 1: Appenzell–St.Gallen–Appenzell (CHF 19.20 for an adult, CHF 9.60 for children from 6 to 16 or adults... More
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PaulG7943
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Response from Chinana | Reviewed this property |
I think a pass for the two of you. We only stayed 2 nights so we used our Swiss Travel Pass. This is a very lId back, informal train. Never saw anyone checking passes.
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