Jungfraujoch: Top of Europe Day Trip from Zurich

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1,268 reviews   (4.68)

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 11 hours

Departs: Zurich, Zurich

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Embark on a spectacular Alpine journey from Zurich to the Top of Europe! Travel by coach through the Bernese Oberland in Switzerland's magnificent Jungfrau region, then hop aboard a cogwheel train and ride up to Jungfraujoch, Europe's highest railway station at a staggering elevation of 11,333 feet (3,454 meters). A stunning panorama of snow-capped mountains and glaciers awaits you.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

Cogwheel train ride

Professional guide

V-Cableway Eiger Express

What's Not Included

Food and drinks, unless specified


Hotel pickup and drop-off

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 5
  • CHILD: Age: 6 - 15
  • ADULT: Age: 16 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Approved Health & Safety Concept COVID-19 under the "Clean & Safe" campaign supported by Switzerland Tourism. Requirements and measures can continuously be adjusted.
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers

What To Expect

Board a coach at the central Zurich bus terminal and savor the scenery as you drive approx. 100 minutes south through Switzerland's beautiful Bernese Oberland to Interlaken.

• Admission Ticket Free

Arrive in Interlaken and enjoy some limited time before boarding the bus again. Continue with a short drive to Lauterbrunnen.

25 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Kleine Scheidegg
In Lauterbrunnen you'll hop on a cogwheel Train for a ride up the Alps via the Kleine Scheidegg mountain pass.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Climb up, up, up, savoring views of the towering mountains around you, until you reach Jungfraujoch. You're officially at the highest train station in Europe, at an elevation of 11,333 feet (3,454 meters)! At the Top of Europe, experience a breathtaking panorama of the Swiss Alps enveloped in eternal snow and ice for approximately 3 hours.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Jungfraujoch Sphinx Observatory
Overlook the Aletsch Glacier (Europe's longest glacier) from the sweeping Sphinx Observatory and spot the snow-capped peaks of neighboring France and Italy beyond. Grab a drink or a bite to eat at the panoramic restaurant if you wish.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Ice Palace - Jungfraujoch
Walk through the heart of a glacier in the Ice Palace.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

After your time at Jungfraujoch, ride the cogwheel train down to Eigergletscher, where you will change to the V-Cableway Eiger Express. After approx. 15 minutes you will reach Grindelwald Terminal, where the coach awaits for the drive back to Zurich.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free


Best part of the trip to Zurich. Kid our guiding tour was amazing
Douglas_L, 07-01-2023
Kid made the visit to Jungfrau amazing, best part of being in Zurich. Very organized from back and forth. Magic experience being visit the top of Europe
Expensive day trip but worth it.
EYuen, 04-01-2023
Had a fabulous time and Kid (our tour guide) is superb, very passionate and helped us get ready to see great sights, awesome guy. Overall well worth a day trip to spend out here.
We score 10 out of 10
Grace_A, 03-01-2023
We could not have donne it without the wonderful guide Raymond.
The views. .the different experiences in the same day were wonderful. The trains and gondola.
Don’t miss this one with the best Tour Guide
77HappyTravels, 03-01-2023
This was definitely the highlight of our entire trip. We started off at 8 from Zurich and was a day well spent. We had the best time and our tour guide Mr Kid made this even more memorable for us. He was very funny, entertaining and kept us in stitches the entire time. DONT MISS THIS ONE, YOU WONT REGRET IT!!!!
Jarrad_H, 02-01-2023
Just a beautiful trip, the tour guide was amazing and really makes you feel involved with the trip and has an abundance of knowledge! I would recommend this trip to anyone that enjoys adventure and beautiful surroundings.

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