Travelling with a bicycle in Valais
In Valais, there are many ways of transporting your bicycle!
So that you can also discover the Valais region by bike, the PostBus region of Valais has acquired bike racks for Postbuses. These new bike racks can carry six bicycles per journey and are available on the following routes:
|Routes with vehicles equipped with bike racks|
|Upper Valais: trailer operation on all routes in the Lötschen Valley (except Bitsch-Oberbitsch|
|Château-d´Oex–Col des Mosses|
The bike racks are in use from mid-May to mid-October.
To ensure everything goes smoothly, advance reservation is required.
Prices for bicycle carry-on in Switzerland
|GA, Half-Fare Card, Swiss Travel System, children under 16||Normal rate|
|Annual bike pass (valid for 1 year, non-transferable)||CHF 195.00||CHF 195.00|
|Day card for bikes||CHF 10.00||CHF 15.00|
|Multiple day card for bikes (6 days)||CHF 60.00||--|
|Local bike tickets||1/2 ticket 2nd class||1/1 ticket 2nd class|
For groups, the PostBus region of Valais has acquired three large trailers with special equipment. These trailers can transport up to 25 bicycles.
They are usually based in Sion, Sierre and le Châble. Reservation is also required here.
PostBus and bicycles
PostBus supports the Grand Raid Cristalp as an official transport partner and also the Family Bike Tours in Val d’Anniviers and the VTT in Valais and Chablais.
Information and reservations:
PostBus Switzerland Ltd
Place de la Gare 11
P.O. Box 314
|Telephone:||+41 (0)58 386 95 00|
|Monday to Friday||8.00 a.m. - 12 noon and 1.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.|